March 2020


Upstate Update

Influenced by the verdant pastures in rural New York state, savvy homeowners layer their spaces with reimagined antiques, hand-me-down heirlooms and homemade furnishings.
Nesting Instinct: Creative ideas for assembling three-dimensional displays.

Back in Time

An Alabama couple use their DIY skills to transform a modern-day townhouse into a country-inspired escape with plenty of curb appeal.
Faux Real: How to paint a faux log-cabin wall.

Worth the Wait

Wisconsin collectors with a passion for primitive style craft a comfortable retreat brimming with classic country antiques and furnishings.
Internet Inspiration: Tips for seeking out antiques and collectibles online. Click here to read a sneak preview.

Down on the Farm

A Colonial-era New Jersey farmhouse bustles back to life thanks to the creative woodworking, painting and sewing talents of an antiques- and animal-loving couple.
Designs of the Times: Handy hints for incorporating Colonial-style stencils.


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 seasonal celebrations with our Easter Ideas Pinterest board and a fan photo from Facebook.

Country Treasures

Discover home accents with a fresh seasonal feel.

Thrifty Thinking

Matthew Mead offers tips for welcoming spring by combining natural materials and vintage wares.

Decorate with Crafts

Our Country Sampler stylist shows how to introduce cheerful seasonal colors and motifs to freshen up a family living space. Click here for a sneak preview.

Win a $1,000 Shopping Spree

It’s time for our 24th annual Easter Egg Hunt! Look 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. Click here to enter for your chance to win.