November 2019


Woodland Wonderland

Once reluctant to embrace log-home living, an Ohio resident learns to love her rustic abode and now relishes decorating it with treasured collections and holiday trimmings.
Lumber Hacks: Advice for decorating in a home with wood walls.

Air of Authenticity

Twinkly lights, twig trees, Santa collectibles and loads of fresh flora contribute holiday flair to this contemporary New Jersey home infused with homespun Colonial charm.
Brimming with Trimmings: Ways to use natural and faux greens to enhance a holiday theme. Click here to read a sneak preview.

From Fixer-Upper to Festive

A New Jersey family creates a jolly holiday mood throughout their renovated century-old cottage with antiques, DIY decorations and whimsical touches.
Deck the Halls: Budget-friendly tips for Christmas decorating.

Family Traditions

A Maryland collector shapes her newer Cape Cod–style home to reflect her preference for prim and celebrate the iconic imagery of the fall season.
Oh, Christmas Tree!: Five ideas for trimming multiple trees with ease. Click here to read a sneak preview.


Country Connections

This month, we're giving you great ideas for Christmas trees of all sizes with our Oh, Christmas Trees! Pinterest board and a fan photo from Facebook.

Country Treasures

Discover home accents with a fresh seasonal feel.

Thrifty Thinking

Matthew Mead offers ideas for repurposing dishware into dynamic holiday decorations.

Decorate with Crafts

Country Sampler stylist shares ways to convey the warmth of a cabin-style Christmas. Click here for a sneak preview.

Win Holiday Home Decor

Country Sampler would like to help you get your home set for the holidays. Enter our Deck the Halls giveaway for a chance to win Christmas decor with a total value of more than $450. Click here to enter for your chance to win.