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A Letter From Alex: Happy Birthday to Us!

I cannot believe it has been a year. This time last year I was so nervous: would people like Demeter Home… is Pine Plains the right choice… do I have enough inventory to even open? I wish I could have told myself what I would be thinking a year later. Opening Demeter Home has been a dream. It hasn’t always been easy, but I have loved every minute. Pine Plains was the exact right place to be and I love being part of this community. I’ve had the privilege of meeting so many wonderful people and they have all welcomed me and my family with open arms and lots of humor. Demeter Home started with almost an empty store. We...

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A Letter From Alex: The Wall is Down!

It’s official: The wall is down and Demeter Home doubled in size! Well, almost… just a few more fishing touches, some paint, and a little time to reorganize. If you are around this weekend, come see the new space! This new space gives us the room for larger furniture pieces and a greater variety of everything. Wait until you see some of the new items! Couches, tables, desks, dishes, art… so much is planned for the new space. My favorite new piece is a couch that is delayed (like everything today), but it will be an amazing addition in September! Over the next few weeks the space will be filling up and we will be hosting an expansion party in...

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Spring in Pine Plains

Now is the time to visit Pine Plains: The Stissing House, Rosey's, Chapmetre, Lia's Mountain View, Gallery and Goods, the Stissing Center, A New Leaf Bookstore, Demeter Home!

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A Letter From Alex: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Apple cider doughnuts, oversized scarfs, holiday candles, crisp nights, festive parties, family and friends, presents, evergreens, carol singing, cashmere everything...  It is my favorite time of year and I cannot wait to share my love of the holiday season with you!  We have been open for about two months and already feel like Pine Plains is home. Everyone has been so welcoming and supportive. To thank you all for making us a part of your community, I would like to invite all of you to Demeter Home this holiday season. Join us before and after the holiday light parade on November 27th and at our holiday party on December 4th. We will have holiday treats, drinks to warm you up, and...

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