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Shaker furniture enjoys a long-standing tradition as one of the definitive styles of solid wood furniture. Along with Mission furniture, Shaker furniture boasts a distinct style and a rich history. So here are three Shaker Style Pieces with illustrate the Shaker difference — Shaker Furniture: Three Shaker Style Pieces.
In a previous post, we discussed the origins of Shaker furniture, including the cultural context and gradual development and popularity growth of the Shaker style. Here, we will simply examine a few of the classic Shaker styles:
- 48 inch Shaker Jewelry Armoire – featuring tapered legs, round wood knob hardware and a light finish (all classic Shaker accents), this jewelry armoire boasts a timeless beauty
- Shaker Collection Pencil Post Bed – a simple, clean design marks this traditional Shaker bed, which boasts beautifully-crafted posts and a sleek finish
- Shaker Hill Hutch – tapered feet, touch lighting, inset hardware and wood paneling make this hutch a distinctly elegant Shaker piece