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This New Old House

Walking into Bridgett Swindle's Greenbrier, Tennessee, home is like stepping back in time -- and not just to 2002 when she and her husband finished building their antiques-filled sanctuary. How does she make her 21st-century house feel like a Colonial primitive paradise?

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Downloads & Projects

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Birch-Stick Wreath

Make this woodsy wreath pretty enough to keep out all winter long.

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Contests

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Country Sampler's Deck the Halls Giveaway!

Get set for the season with Country Sampler!

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Country Sampler's Sweet Dreams Giveaway!

Create a cozy country retreat with Country Sampler!

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Decorating Secret
Make a Mantel

Make a Mantel

Repurpose the front of an old upright piano to create an elegant one-of-a-kind mantel for a faux hearth.

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What do you use to refresh your home for the New Year?

New linens and pillows
Wintry accessories
Candles and home fragrance
Favorite collections