We are excited that, as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary, we have been nominated and selected as a finalist, for Martha Stewart’s American Made 2014 Awards. As one of America’s last family-owned, domestic Christmas studios it is always exciting to see someone include us within their own family’s traditions. You can see our nomination here, please feel free to share it with your family and friends.
About 2014 Martha Stewart American Made Awards
American Made spotlights the maker, supports the local, and celebrates the handmade. The program is made up of people and communities that have turned their passion for quality craftsmanship and well-designed goods into a way of life.
For more than 20 years, Martha Stewart has celebrated this spirit of innovation in the pages of her magazines and on her television shows. Now, through American Made, Martha Stewart and the editors of Martha Stewart Living are spotlighting the next generation of great American makers: entrepreneurs, artisans, and small-business owners who are creating beautiful, inspiring, useful products; pioneering new industries; improving local communities; and changing the way we eat, shop, work, and live.
We believe we are in the midst of a shift in our culture where creative entrepreneurs are defining a new American economy. From Detroit to Des Moines, Spokane to St. Louis, people are choosing Main Street over mini-malls—supporting the local and the handmade. Our country’s makers are sparking this change by taking a leap, banking on their creativity and craftsmanship, and living their version of the American dream.
This is where you will meet, learn from, and be inspired by fellow makers from around the country. Welcome.