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The Real Reason We Just Love Making Brooms

There is a patch of wild rhododendrons that grows in the San Juan Islands.  They grow along the edge of a small lake -- where there's plenty of moisture --...

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Vintage Dust Pans... Scoop It Up with Soul!

We thought about making dust pans in our shop for a long time.  If someone has a broom, naturally they might need a dust pan to go along with it....

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Corn Knife - The Sharpest Tool in the Broom Shop

In the broom shop, there is a whole lot of cutting going on.  One guy building brooms can make a mess in a hurry.  We trim handfuls of broomcorn as...

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Stitching Whisks Again!

Every broom we make is stitched by hand on our antique Shaker broom press.  Using care not to damage the broom corn bristles, we bind the brooms flat using needle...

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