January 2023


Drawing on History

A modern-era house in Maine is grounded by the exacting touch of a homeowner whose appreciation of Early American style shines through in every design decision.

Home in the Hollow

Skillfully transformed by a determined Kentucky couple, a newer ranch becomes a primitive haven with the inclusion of character-rich wood walls and clever faux finishes. Click here to read a sneak preview.

Reset & Reinvent

With inspiration from the backdrop of a bucolic Kentucky hobby farm, an antiques enthusiast chooses a neutral palette as a soothing counterpoint to salvaged treasures that find new purpose when viewed from a fresh perspective.

Living in the Moment

An Ohio pair embrace the winter season, warming their 1950s cottage with layers of soft colors and textures that encourage planning creative projects for the coming year.

Create & Decorate

His & Hers Style

Reach to the past for a timeless bedroom scheme that centers on precious photographs, aged memorabilia and vintage clothing, which combine to offer recollections of beloved family members.

Standout Spaces

Adding to a Legacy

Step inside an inspirational log cabin addition specially constructed in North Carolina to highlight the owner’s vast assortment of heirloom decor.

Living the Life

Cooking Up a Collection

Buying another hard-to-find artifact for a collection is a thrill, second only to the contentment of arranging a beautiful vignette. Get helpful display hints from avid collectors who eagerly share their devotion to kitchen wares.

Refresh & Renew

Crate Expectations

Take note of easy ideas to gain a unique outlook on weathered boxes and containers and regenerate these basic building blocks into stylish storage pieces.

Made in the Shade

Join in the fun of swapping out window treatments whenever the mood strikes—without feeling the pinch of the budget. We’ll show you five DIY options to customize for your space.


Country Connections

Find out what's new with fellow Country Sampler readers, our social media sites, current contests and more. This month, we’re exploring the finer points of arrangements with our Display Details Pinterest board and a fan photo from Facebook.

Braided Rug Giveaway!

Give your home classic country warmth with a new braided rug! Enter today for a chance to win a 5' x 8' braided rug of your choice valued at up to $500, courtesy of The Braided Rug Place and Country Sampler. Click here to enter for your chance to win.