March 2022


Peaceful Palette

A ranch-style home has been reinvented with spring-forward colors by a South Dakota antiques dealer and collector as she strives to bring the outdoors in.

Refining a Classic

An Ohio couple have renovated their 1936 brick Tudor with the goal of putting their love of primitive and Colonial styles on display in a dwelling where no detail is overlooked.

Primitives at Play

A once-neglected 1929 cottage in New Jersey is now a wonderland of vintage toys, thanks to the homeowner’s careful selections of neutral paint and aged antiques.

New Home, Old Soul

A Cape Cod–style house looks right at home in Louisiana, after the homeowners painstakingly amassed Early American objects on trips to New England. Click here to read a sneak preview.

Create & Decorate

Beyond the Basket

Be inspired to create spring decor out of unusual containers that offer a different approach to tabletop arrangements and wall decor.

Standout Spaces

Joyful Moments

Examine how to imbue a contemporary space with character by seeing a 1970s–era lake house enriched by the addition of antique cabinetry and hutches.

Refresh & Renew

On a Grand Scale

Discover ways to anchor vignettes and displays with kitchen scales, vintage tools that offer lots of decorative potential.

Layers of Time

Paint on a country patina with these simple step-by-step techniques that convert everyday wood or metal items into showstoppers.

Crowned with Color

Bring cheerful color to your front door—or front gate—with our lively ideas to inspire a new wreath custom-made for your home.


Country Connections

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

Easter Egg Hunt!

Our Easter Egg Hunt is back for the 26th year. You’re invited to hunt through this issue to find 12 golden eggs, and then enter for a chance to win $1,000 cash. Click here to enter for your chance to win.