'Amish Mafia' finds more than a few ‘Wayward Sons’ on Discovery
Last night's "Amish Mafia" season premiere gave more insight into the Amish community. As Esther related, there are nearly a quarter-million of Amish people in the United States today, with the oldest settlement in Lancaster, Pa. True Amish do not have ...
Dress Shirts And Collar Buttons: How To Wear A Button-down Shirt.
I appreciate your distress, and I do not mean to belittle it in saying that I very much appreciate this opportunity to promote a cause: People tend to refer to ... help you to appreciate my stance. The button-down collar dates to the 1890s, when John ...
A Former Amish Woman Speaks
As all Amish do, she refers to non-Amish people as "English." Deborah: Many have a facade they wear when they are around the English. While most desire to have the respect of the English, they aren't always sure what is required of them to earn that respect.
Pass notes No 3,058: the Amish
That's not very kind. I don't mean ugly; I mean simple, unadorned, devoid of ostentation. Most Amish people in the United States do not wear buttons, zippers, Velcro or bright colours. Why not? Although restrictions vary from group to group, their ...
Amish buggy crashes rare but concerning to Hillsdale County sheriff
MI — Most Amish buggy crashes in Hillsdale County don't involve out-of-town motorists who are unfamiliar with horse traffic, Sheriff Stan Burchardt said. They involve local people who ... Many Amish do not wear belts or have buttons on their clothing.