March 2019


Small Wonders

A California couple revamped their backyard to include a veritable village of tiny houses that reflect their varied interests.

Sweet Home Alabama

An Alabama couple craft an updated twist on a traditional Southern-style farmhouse that reflects their fondness for folk art and sentimental family pieces.
Refresh & Renew: Ways to add springtime style to your decor.

Fairy-Tale Ending

Former high school sweethearts reconnect and fill their quaint Virginia home with country antiques and creatively displayed collections.
Tiny Treasures: Four ideas for showcasing small collectibles.

Twice as Nice

A Pennsylvania couple with a keen eye for primitives transforms a ramshackle 18th-century residence into a cozy country sanctuary.
In Living Color: Advice on adding pops of color to primitive design.

Colorful Colonial

Artistic talent and an avid interest in Early American design lead a Massachusetts couple to enhance their home with handpainted murals and stenciling.
Making of a Mural: How-to tips for creating an Early American-style mural.

Rise and Shine

A move from the city to the Missouri countryside inspired these homeowners to rehab and expand an old home with a natural vibe and welcoming gathering spaces.
Easy Entertaining: Simple strategies for creating an inviting environment for guests. Click here to read a sneak preview.


Country Connections

Find out what's new with fellow Country Sampler readers, our social media sites, current contests and more. This month, we're giving you great ideas for decorating your table with our Spring Inspiration Pinterest board, a fan photo from Facebook and a how-to decorating video.

Antiques Q&A

Our expert assesses country collectibles, including a vintage board game, colorful pottery and more.

Country Treasures

Discover home accents with a fresh seasonal feel.

Thrifty Thinking

Matthew Mead offers inspiration for putting some spring into your decorating step.

Decorate with Crafts

Country Sampler stylists share tips on how to introduce pretty pastel accessories into your everyday decor. Click here for a sneak preview.

Easter Egg Hunt

It's time for our 23nd annual Easter Egg Hunt. Search through the Country Marketplace section to find 12 golden eggs and then enter for a chance to win a $1,000 Country Sampler shopping spree!

Country Marketplace Online

Our Country Marketplace offers you simple, one-stop shopping for unique home accessories, furnishings and patterns. Click here to find out more information on our crafters and their products.