Domestic Science: Shaker Brooms by

Issue 3 · Storage Ideas · January 18, 2008

Domestic Science: Shaker Brooms

Issue 3 · Storage Ideas · January 18, 2008

The Shakers are credited with inventing the first flat broom, which was an improvement on the round broom of colonial times. Handmade in the US, the brooms are as useful as they are gorgeous.

Below L: Flat brooms, $17.50 to $36.25 at Shaker Workshops. Below R: Cobweb broom, $22.50 at Shaker Workshops.

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