Thursday, November 19, 2009


Head over to our website and see "What's New"!

Here's just a few of the many things added today!

*** FALL SALE ***

That's right!

Everything in our
"FALL" category
is 30% OFF!

While you are browsing our website, for more items on SALE, don't forget to check out our

Friday, October 9, 2009

*** HALLOWEEN is here! ***

All kinds of Halloween items
just added today at


Swing by and take a look!
Here's just a few to get you started!

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Journals Just Added!

These journals are sooooo fabulous! I love the antique look of them and they are perfect for those important thoughts or messages you need to remember. Just added to our website today under the category "Prim Things"!

Thursday, May 22, 2008

New Dolls Added Today!

We've added new primitive dolls to our website! They are all very distressed and so perfectly prim. Would make a stunning addition to your primitive decorating!

Tuesday, May 20, 2008


Did you know that over 1/2 of our primitive items at Mammy's Mercantile are for SALE!

Check out the following categories for super savings!

Friday, March 28, 2008

TREENWARE - What is it?

TREEN: A Middle English word meaning "wooden".

Items such as bowls, scoops and spoons, boxes, cutting boards, etc. were used for preparing, cooking, and serving food in Colonial America. A huge majority of treenware that is found in the market today is made of Resin. In order to create these vintage replica pieces, original treenware wooden antiques were used to create molds which are filled with a resin material. The pieces are then carefully finished off by making cracks, wood grain, and other distressed markings found on the original piece. Each piece of reproduction Treenware now looks as though it has been passed down through generations.

Today original antique treenware can be very expensive ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars. Reproduction treenware is a great affordable alternative in achieving a primitive look without having to pay a high price.

Here's just a few samples of the treenware we have to offer at