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Cross-Stitch Kits

Cross-stitch kit New Year

Choose from two custom-designed counted cross-stitch kits designed by Barbara Bangser for the Posy Collection. Each kit contains 18-ct. Charles Craft fabric, DMC floss, a needle, chart, instructions, and a color photograph.



P Almanac New Year, $24.00 Each

Q In Praise of Frugality, $24.00 Each


Vermont Sleigh Pewter Ornament

Vermont Sleigh Pewter Ornament

A fanciful pewter sleigh ornament crafted by hand at Danforth Pewter in Middlebury, Vermont. Made of a high-quality, lead-free alloy of tin, copper, and antimony. Intricately designed on both sides, this will become a cherished heirloom ornament.

  • 2-¾” x 1-⅞”

S $22.00 each



Moon Shiners Sun-Powered Lids

Moon Shiners Sun-powered Lids

Set of two lids that fit standard canning jars. Solar-powered LED light spotlights contents of the jars. Make holiday jars with balls and ribbon, float flowers in water, or display your favorite treasures—anything that can fit in a canning jar. Can go indoors or outside. Automatic switch turns light on when it gets dark. Jars not included.

T $18.00 for 2 lids




Friends in Winter” jigsaw puzzle

Friends in Winter Jigsaw

A beautiful wintry scene makes an enjoyable jigsaw puzzle. The cat on the railing watches the dog “friends” play in the snowy road that leads down to the charming New England town.

  • 1,000-piece puzzle
  • 24” x 30”
  • ages 12 and up
  • made in the USA

U $18.00 each



Glass Suncatchers

Glass Suncatchers

These dazzling suncatchers are designed and hand-pressed by Old Hancock Glassworks. Each piece has a unique character and is perfect for adding a little color to any window. Beautiful when hung as a set or keep one and give the others are gifts.

  • approximately 3” in diameter
  • each comes in a foam sleeve with descriptive card from the artist

V $10.00 for dragonfly

W $25.00 for set of three different suncatchers



North Country Ship’s Bell with Wind Catcher

Wind Bell and Catcher

Known for its enchanting sound, the bell’s ring brings memories of the sea to your garden or patio. Designed to hang outdoors year-round; features durable powder coating.

  • will not tangle or break
  • made in Maine of recycled steel
  • hammered bronze finish
  • bell measures 7” long
  • overall length is 12” with hummingbird wind catcher attached

X $34.00 each



Harvest Thyme Herbs Dip Mixes

Harvest Thyme Dip Mixes

Great for entertaining—contains four delicious dip mixes, with each packet making 2 to 4 servings. Four mixes include: Galloping Garlic, Dill to Die For, Presto Pesto, and Mexican Fiesta. Includes four additional recipe cards for other ways to use these dip mixes.

Y $34.00 each



Diamond Willow Pocket Compass

Diamond Willow Pocket Compass

These unique and rustic compasses are handmade from stunning diamond willow wood that has lots of variations in the knots and grain character. Three coats of marine-grade polyurethane are applied to make them long-lasting. Perfect for hiking or give as a gift.

  • rounded edges
  • 1-¼” to 2” in diameter
  • ½” to ¾” thick
  • no two are exactly alike
  • sturdy leather strap

Z $13.00 each


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We The Ilderton Optimist Club

We The Ilderton Optimist Club are always looking for new fund raising ideas. I have always purchased The Farmers Almanac and thought this would be a great idea to introduce to my Club.
Especially as Ilderton is a Farming community.

I look forward to hearing from you.


Hi Deborah, Thank you for

Hi Deborah, Thank you for writing.  We are happy to tell you more.  Please email us at: so that we can respond to you directly. (We wouldn't want you posting your email or private information here on the Web.)  We look forward to hearing from you—and appreciate your interest in The Old Farmer's Almanac!  Sincerely, Catherine, Almanac staff

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