Winter Skin Care: Tips for Healing Chapped Hands

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Winter means it’s time to bundle up and take extra care of your skin. Lower temperatures and icy wind chills can cause exposed hands to crack and chap. Avoid bloody knuckles and patchy skin this winter.  Whether you work outside or never remember your gloves, get the remedy for healing dry, cracked hands. Read our […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Great Christmas Gifts for 2022

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“‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a present was purchased, not even a blouse; The stockings were not by the chimney or anywhere, In hopes that overnight shipping would get packages there….” Does your gift search have you spiraling? Knowing how to choose a gift for someone is tricky. Don’t […]

10 Essential Items to Bring to a Mizzou Tailgate Party

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The sun is out. The smell of grilling food wafts through the air. People laugh and talk. Everyone is in gold and black. You know it’s an excellent day for University of Missouri football. College football season is finally here. It’s time to pull out the stops for an awesome tailgate setup while you cheer […]

How to Set up an ENO Hammock: Tips for Happy Hangs

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Lazy summer afternoons beg you to sway idly in a backyard hammock, a glass of lemonade in hand. Relax with a new book while branches rustle and sunlit shadows dance across the ground.  Camping? Forget pitching a tent. Take your trusty outdoor hammock, and rock to sleep peacefully under a canopy of stars.  An outdoor […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Everyone on Your List

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Are you making your list and checking it twice? Like Santa, you have a big holiday to-do list. From decking the halls to planning Christmas dinner, the holidays can feel overwhelming—especially when you can’t find the right gift.  Crane’s Country Store is here to help. We are fortunate to have some generous pointy-eared friends! Santa’s […]

Unpretentious Wine: A Chat with Garrett Portra from Carlson Vineyards Winery

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Take a trip to Palisade, Colorado, and you’ll find yourself in gorgeous wine country. More than 25 local wineries call Palisade home.  One of those wineries is Carlson Vineyards—winner of Governor’s Cup double golds, the international World Cup Riesling Award and Winery of the Year at the 2021 Colorado Manufacturing Awards.  Carlson Vineyards is owned […]

Crane’s Holiday Gift Guide: Helping You Find the Perfect Present

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The holidays are almost here. It’s time for colder weather, hot cocoa and presenting your loved ones with the perfect gifts. Sometimes finding a gift that hits the mark is easier said than done. If you’re still hunting for holiday gift ideas, don’t sweat it! Crane’s Country Store has what you need to make this […]

Caring For Your Filson Waxed Canvas Jacket

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Is it time to pull your beloved waxed canvas jacket out of the closet? Rain and colder weather mean you need to layer up when working outside. Over time, your waxed cotton jacket will fade and become less weatherproof. Caring for your Filson jacket, vest or coat properly will extend its life, so you can […]

How to Choose the Right Pocket Knife

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Pocket knives have been used for thousands of years, making their first known appearance in 600 BC. The pocket knife we know and love has come a long way since then. Today, it’s the trusty tool found in everyone’s back pocket.