Fillmore, IL Barn

Built: 1910 Reclaimed by Rustic Grain: 2017 Located: 39.0907060, -89.1771820 Zoom out for a minute on this map. Take a look at that crisp Jefferson Grid. Those straight lines and 90° intersections might lead you to think each parcel of land is pretty much the same. Soybeans and corn. More […]

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Taneyville, MO Barn

Built: 1898 Reclaimed by Rustic Grain: 2017 Located: 36.715709, -93.031883   Nestled along Winkle Creek just a mile south of Taneyville (which is itself just a few miles northwest of Branson),

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Crocker, MO Barn

Built: ? Reclaimed by Rustic Grain: 2018 Located: 38.023091,-92.240050 The farm property is just north of Crocker, off your typical windy Ozark Mountain State Highway. We head north up Bethany Rd, named after the cemetery at the corner, Bethany Memorial Gardens. The gravestones are strewn with bright flowers despite the […]

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The Motivation of a Builder

Up and down the interstates in Missouri and Illinois, dilapidated barns are ubiquitous. They naturally blend with their surroundings as though they’ve been there as long as the grass growing alongside them. From their frequently shabby conditions, it’s often difficult to imagine them as anything but derelict. But some time […]

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This is the Story of a Girl

At Rustic Grain, we love working with wood, but we love working with our customers and fans even more. A year or so ago, Emi reached out to us because she saw our tables at Llewelyn’s and wanted something similar to use as a desk in her room. While we […]

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Time-Honored Tables in Ladue News

Many thanks to Alecia Humphreys and Ladue News for their recent feature of Rustic Grain, Time-Honored Tables. They captured the spirit and motivation of our business as well as the care and quality we put into all our pieces. For three decades, Ladue News has been bringing community highlights to the […]

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