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Log Homes to Log Furniture

I have been online since the late 80’s, yet I still marvel at what a remarkable resource this is that Al Gore invented for us common folk. Over the years the Internet has evolved and trends have burst on the scene and then fizzled out, but the one thing the Net has always been famous […]

DIY Rustic Log Furniture Project

A reader of this blog, Robert W. asked…

Didn’t you have some information about a handmade china closet where you gave plans and pictures? I have been looking for such a winter project to work on…

Guilty as charged, Robert. Sorry you couldn’t find the information you were looking for and that’s probably because I’ve […]

A log home, football and fall…

Experiencing fall in the mountains and living in a log home must be one definition of nirvana. If the advertisers of log homes could capture this feeling in a two dimensional photo for their magazine ads, I think almost everyone would be living in a log home. […]

Adirondack Living & Rustic Shows

One of the most enjoyable things about living in a log home is the challenge of decorating and furnishing it the way we envision our perfect home. […]

Woodlanders Gathering

Calling all rustic furniture lovers…

The 6th annual Woodlanders Gathering in Mineral Point Wisconsin at historic Shake Rag Alley will take place July 13-16.

If you are not familiar with these events, it is a summer camp for like-mindeda dults who gather to share artistic adventures and creative inspiration. It is for people who love […]

Spotlight on a Rustic Furniture Company

As I’ve mentioned so many times before in this blog, one of the best parts of editing these directories and this blog is visiting so many unique websites and meeting the people behind the products. Last weekend I received an email from Rene Guay, who owns a remarkable website called “Alder Brook“. We exchanged a […]

Screensaver or marketing opportunity?

I receive ’email alerts’ on a daily basis from Google and Yahoo. I monitor key words and phrases in our industry and am notified when press releases, articles and other blog posts are published. It helps me stay current with news and trends.

This morning I was alerted to a free screensaver being released […]

I love antlers

Spying a majestic elk strutting through the forrest is a sight to behold. If you have never had that experience, I recommend you spend your next vacation in the mountains where elk are known to graze. The nice thing about antlers is that when our furry friends are done with them, they leave them behind […]

Why is log & rustic furniture so popular?

Log and rustic furniture speaks to our history when people fashioned their furniture from the raw materials nature provided. […]

DIY Log Picture Frames

This seems to be DIY month as I have another post about building picture frames out of logs… well actually branches or limbs. I’m having a weird sense of ‘Déjà vu’ as a couple of interrelated things happened that resulted in this post. In my previous post there is a picture of a log picture […]