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Building with Character

Do you daydream about buying and restoring an antique home? As romantic as this notion may sound, lovers of old houses often follow a different path and build a new home that recalls yesteryear but incorporates elements needed for today’s lifestyle. Teri Klinker advocates this old house, new balancing act and says, "Period homes never go out of style." Reflecting on her own experience with designing and building a home with an eye on the past, Teri offers these helpful tips:

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Easter Egg Wreath

Impress family and guests with a spring-colored Easter egg wreath made with Krylon.

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Country Sampler's 25th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!

Hunt through the idea-filled pages of Country Sampler's March 2021 issue (pages 8-109), find the 12 Golden Eggs and enter for your chance to WIN!

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Decorating Secret
All in the Details

All in the Details

Diane and Tom Strack understand it can come down to the little things. Antique and vintage artwork above the guest bed is grouped together to create a statement mini gallery wall. Meanwhile, a mini collection of mannequin heads and similarly shaped lamps pair well with the art and wood carved bedframe dating from the 1940s.
Photographed by Bill Mathews/Styled by Kristin Sims


What traditional spring motifs do you combine with your decor this season?

Bouncing bunnies
Faux daffodils
A plentitude of pastel shades
Lamb figurines
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