Solid Wood or Veneer?

Solid Wood or Veneer?

When you are shopping for heirloom-quality, Amish-made furniture, you are sure to come across the term ‘solid wood.’ You may think to yourself, what else would wood be, right? Well, you might be surprised that what passes as quality furniture is really less than what you want to spend money on. We’ll spend this week’s blog extolling the virtues of solid wood furniture over cheaper alternatives. What is Veneered Furniture? A veneered piece of furniture is made of one piece…

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Is Amish Furniture Truly Trendy?

Is Amish Furniture Truly Trendy?

Can Amish Furniture Be Called Trendy? It seems rather oxymoronic to say that Amish furniture is a trend. How can something that is classic, and has the durability of handcrafted, solid wood furniture be trendy? Trends come and go, but Amish furniture will last for generations. Indeed, Amish furniture will see many trends come and go but will remain a classic American style.   The Lasting Quality of Amish Furniture What people may mean by calling Amish furniture trendy is…

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The Exquisite Beauty of Simplicity

The Exquisite Beauty of Simplicity

The Amish-made furniture that you will find at Oak Country Peddler embodies the classic Amish qualities of simplicity, durability, and utilitarianism.  Amish furniture is made from solid wood, and anything you order from Oak Country Peddler can be customized to your specific needs and desires. Plain Doesn’t Mean Ordinary When one speaks of the plain simplicity of Amish Furniture, it is usually about the absence of carved wooden detailing or the lack of busy prints on the materials, but this…

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Customize a Piece of Furniture

Customize a Piece of Furniture

Have you been looking for that perfect piece of furniture to meet your you aesthetic and practical needs, but you just can’t find it? Well, call off the search. Let the master Amish craftsmen at oak Country Peddler customize one of our pieces for you. All you need to do is pick out a piece that is in the general area of what you want and sit down with one of our experts to sketch out exactly what you want….

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