Country Sampler's Autumn Decorating 2016

Cozy Up Your Home with Country Sampler's Autumn Decorating 2016

The 2016 issue of Country Sampler's Autumn Decorating brings you a fantastic assortment of decorating ideas and DIY projects, including beautiful fall displays and spooky yet fun Halloween ideas.

decorating and project features

Cool, Crisp & Colorful

Turn outdoor spaces into seasonal delights with golden cornstalks, plump pumpkins and blooming mums.

Add a Fall Palette to Your Home

Make over your living room and bedroom with the cozy colors of the season.

Fresh off the Vine

Discover bright new ways to decorate with pumpkins and gourds.

Three Festive Fall Tablescapes

Design a memorable table for an autumn gathering with inspired ideas for place settings and centerpieces.

Bring In the Sun -- DIY Style!

Cheer up your home with creative accents that feature the happiest blooms of the harvest -- sunflowers.

Nature-Made Accents

Try your hand at these simple crafts inspired by the changing leaves of autumn.

Creative Characters

Our four DIY scarecrow designs are sure to charm and delight passersby.

Host a Cozy Campfire Party

Gather up your friends and family for a delicious backyard hot chocolate and s'mores event.

What's on the Menu?

Use chalkboard paint to turn a simple pizza peel into a decorative menu board.

home tours

Where Nature and Art Combine

Earthy colors, rich woods and favorite pieces form a peaceful backdrop to this Midwestern bungalow.

Beautiful Bounty

Celebrate Thanksgiving with a glowing setting featuring ribbons, florals and fruits.

Country Comes Home

A former military family fills their home with the warm look of a classic country style during their favorite season.

Apple Picking Time!

Enjoy a festive outdoor picnic among the bountiful apple trees at Country Meadow Ranch.

halloween section

Bewitching Beauty

Visit an Oregon home that becomes a haunting showplace when Halloween comes to town.

Touch of Whimsy

Deck out your home with festive (and non-scary!) accents that you can make with the kids.

10 Creative No-Carve Pumpkins

These out-of-the-ordinary pumpkin projects will put an artistic spin on your fall decorating.

Spooks & Spirits

Full of ghosts and critters, this collection of crafty decorations is perfect for creating a hair-raising Halloween.

Frightfully Fun

Decorate your porch, patio and yard with ghoulish delight using some of these creatively creepy ideas.


Web Surfing

Check out these treasures and treats from cyberspace

Cool Crafting Finds

Make it easy to create awesome DIY projects using some of these new materials and tools.

Fall Favorites for Autumn

Find the perfect accent for your home or yourself with this bounty of goodies.