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It’s time to meet our 2016 Americana Basket! Every year, our Americana Baskets vary a bit, incorporating the fabrics we have on hand in the studio that fit the Americana theme. This year, we have solids and patterns including stripes, bold circles, and a deep blue with flags, stars, andRead More →

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Memorial Day is the official kickoff to Summer and we feel like celebrating!  We’ll be enjoying a few of our favorite warm weather recipes with family and friends this weekend.  The temperatures are predicted to hit 90 degrees tomorrow, so we’ll be ready for a cold refreshing Franklin Cooler madeRead More →

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Our newly designed Jumbo Market Tote Basket was designed to meet the requests from our customers for a larger version of our existing Market Tote Basket with handles long enough to be carried by hand, over the wrist, elbow, or shoulder.  This is by far the biggest basket I haveRead More →

1840 Farm Handmade & Heartfelt Collection

Each basket in our new Handmade & Heartfelt Collection will help to highlight a charity that is near and dear to our hearts.  They’ll also earn much needed funds for those organizations, allowing us to make a donation from The 1840 Farm Community for each basket sold. We were inspiredRead More →

Fresh Eggs Daily Book and Egg Basket

When Lisa Steele from Fresh Eggs Daily asked me if I would like to participate in The Fresh Eggs Daily Blog Tour for her new book, Fresh Eggs Daily:  Raising Happy, Healthy Chickens… Naturally, I didn’t have to think twice.  Instead, I jumped at the chance to receive a copyRead More →

Ruth's Basket at 1840 Farm

Earlier this year, Ruth from Little Hawk Farm in Baldwin City, Kansas contacted me about ordering a custom egg basket in her favorite colors. We worked together to select the colors for the fabric and thread. The basket arrived before her hens had begun to lay, so I waited inRead More →

You asked and I listened!  Over the last few months, several members of The 1840 Farm Online Community requested that I add a smaller egg basket to our 1840 Farm Mercantile Shop on Etsy.  I’m proud to share the first Small Egg Basket in our collection with you. The SmallRead More →

Happy Halloween from all of us here at 1840 Farm!  To celebrate, we’re offering 10% off your purchase at The 1840 Farm Mercantile Shop on Etsy. Simply enter the coupon code “TrickorTreat” during the checkout process and save 10% off your order. Hurry, the coupon code expires on Friday, NovemberRead More →

Visitors to 1840 Farm often comment on the family heirlooms we have on display throughout the farmhouse.  The collection ranges from an antique oak wall phone and century old canister set in the kitchen to the handmade quilts that decorate the bedrooms and keep us warm during the cold winterRead More →