January 2021


Improving Upon the Past

Resourceful Tennessee homeowners devise a fresh floor plan that brings their 1970s Colonial up to date, transforming it into a beautiful showcase for their many beloved heirlooms.

Small Place, Big Style

A snug mobile home in Tennessee undergoes a marvelous makeover thanks to a couple who relied on their DIY savvy to help layer in loads of country charm. Click here to read a sneak preview.

Rising from the Ashes

Two Pennsylvania residents overcome a devastating fire that destroyed their apartment but view it as an opportunity to create a new place that's a perfect complement to their primitive aesthetic.

Hillside Haven

A talented designer and her husband take a lighthearted approach to decorating their Pennsylvania farmhouse, which suits the needs of her young, active family.

Refresh & Renew: Snow Place Like Home

Transport your style from Christmas to winter with ease by incorporating serene colors and iconic snowflake designs into your rooms.

Mission Transition

Make your home feel warm and inviting with Matthew Mead's budget-friendly ideas for bridging the decorating gap between seasons.

Standout Spaces: Storage Meets Style

Organize and revitalize your spaces by upcycling everyday goods into smart storage pieces.

Living the Life: A Modern Classic

Learn tips on how to care for cast-iron cookware from the author of Modern Cast Iron, a new book about this enduring kitchen staple. Click here to enter for a chance to win one of four signed copies of the book.

Winter Warm-Ups

Gather your family around the table and serve up these delicious comfort foods that are sure to become wintertime favorites.


Country Connections

Find out what's new with fellow Country Sampler readers, our social media sites, current contests and more. This month, we're celebrating down-home vignettes with our Country Collectibles Pinterest board and a fan photo from Facebook.

KitchenAid® Mixer Giveaway!

You could win a KitchenAid® Mixer! Country Sampler would like to help make your baking and cooking endeavors a breeze! Enter our giveaway to win a KitchenAid® Stand Mixer valued at up to $499.99! Click here to enter for your chance to win.