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Emma's Garden Primitives is a small family run business in the rural hills of Ware, Massachusetts. Our tiny three acre farm is home to myself, my husband and our two wonderful daughters.
Leaving the corporate world to care for my growing family a few years back proved to be the greatest of life's choices for me. Working from home has given me the gift of being able to care for my ailing Mother (who was and continues to be, the muse behind Emma's Garden Primitives) in her last days, build a special bond with my children, and most recently the ability to care for my husband who suffered a life changing event in a motorcycle accident.
Flora and fauna abound our old farmhouse that has been in my husbands family for over 100 years. Many an inspiration for my business has developed from my beautiful surroundings especially when it comes time to give a new and exciting wool a color name. An order for…

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  • Born on December 27
  • Joined September 20, 2011

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wool, felt, cotton, natural materials, vintage fabrics and rusty metal

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About

Emma's Garden Primitives is a small family run business in the rural hills of Ware, Massachusetts. Our tiny three acre farm is home to myself, my husband and our two wonderful daughters.
Leaving the corporate world to care for my growing family a few years back proved to be the greatest of life's choices for me. Working from home has given me the gift of being able to care for my ailing Mother (who was and continues to be, the muse behind Emma's Garden Primitives) in her last days, build a special bond with my children, and most recently the ability to care for my husband who suffered a life changing event in a motorcycle accident.
Flora and fauna abound our old farmhouse that has been in my husbands family for over 100 years. Many an inspiration for my business has developed from my beautiful surroundings especially when it comes time to give a new and exciting wool a color name. An order for "Cobblestone" wool and I see the beautiful wall my husbands Grandfather built in our backyard.
Working from home and caring for family has it challenges and requires a certain discipline at times for a proper balance of work and family life; but for me it is what makes me the happiest I can have ever imagined.

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