March 2017


Relocation Specialists

Antiques and homespun collectibles imbue a North Carolina home with old-fashioned country charm. Illuminating Ideas: Get advice for repairing and installing antique light fixtures in your rooms.

Yankee Ingenuity

With ideas galore and plenty of elbow grease, an antiques-loving homeowner polished her New England diamond in the rough into a real gem. Finding a Real Purpose: Learn how to repurpose old pieces as beautiful, functional accents.

Springtime Fresh

A Texas couple custom build a home that's big on clean lines and pared-down country style. Into the Light: Discover quick and easy ways to keep your home feeling fresh and bright. Click here to read a sneak preview!

Right at Home

Drawing inspiration from a cousin's home, a savvy Kentucky couple design and build their forever house and fill it with the people and pieces they love most. Peak of Style: Gather up tips for decorating rooms with vaulted ceilings and other unusual roof lines.


Let's Be Social

Find out what's new with fellow Country Sampler readers, our social media sites, current contests and more. This month, we're showcasing our Country Collectibles Pinterest board, a fan photo from Facebook and helpful decorating videos.

Antiques Q&A

Our expert analyzes an interesting roundup of cute country antiques, including a chalkware sheep, children's shoes, a bunny-themed dish and more.

Thrifty Thinking

Matthew Mead gives pro tips for recasting everyday collectibles into natural springtime displays.

Decorate with Crafts

The Country Sampler stylists share clever ideas for creating refreshing displays that herald the arrival of the warm-weather season. Click here for a sneak preview.

21st Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Find the 12 golden eggs in this issue's Craft Fair section and you could win a $1,000 shopping spree! Click here to enter for your chance to win!

Craft Fair Online

Our Craft Fair offers you one-stop, hassle-free shopping for home and garden accessories, furnishings and patterns. Click here to find out more information on our crafters and their products.