September 2022


Acres of Autumn

A quintessential farmhouse drew the attention of an Indiana couple eager to leave the city behind, and they have converted the 1800s residence into a family retreat filled with simple country charms.

Falling into Place

Always in search of a bargain, a Pennsylvania homeowner has reinvented secondhand furnishings with paint and arranged them meticulously in keeping with her primitive aesthetic.

A French Connection

Striving for balance between weathered and elegant, a Florida pair have brought French country flavor to their 1960s ranch while paying homage to grandparents who were the former owners. Click here to read a sneak preview.

Seeing the Possibilities

A Maine resident undeterred by hard work has single-handedly repaired her early-1900s property and started afresh with its interior finishes to allow her preferred creations to take center stage.

Create & Decorate

Greet & Treat

Halloween is a time to have a little fun with your decor, and we’ll lead the way with ideas on how to sprinkle in touches of humor and childhood recollections.

Spirited Scraps

Give a salute to Old Glory by crafting a timeworn flag with nothing but fabric remnants, chicken wire and a vintage frame.

Standout Spaces

Up on a Pedestal

Based around a heritage kitchen table, the dining area of a Vermont ironstone and jadeite enthusiast offers lessons in the beauty of careful compositions.

Living the Life

A Step Back in Time

A Florida couple enamored with 1800s history have recreated visions of early America by assembling old-fashioned outbuildings as teaching tools throughout their picturesque landscape.

Refresh & Renew

A New Twist on Pumpkins

It’s not autumn until squash make an appearance in your seasonal enhancements. Peruse a few concepts that employ both fresh pumpkins and faux versions to fancy up for fall.

Southern Hospitality

Make your porch memorable with a signpost that beckons guests as well as affords adaptability as the calendar changes.


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 autumn with our Centerpieces for All Seasons Pinterest board and a fan photo from Facebook.

Visa® Gift Card Giveaway!

Kick-start your autumn decorating pursuits with a harvest of new decor, thanks to some extra spending money! Enter today for your chance to win a $750 Visa® Gift Card, courtesy of Country Sampler. Plus, 10 additional winners will receive one-year subscriptions to Country Sampler. Click here to enter for your chance to win.