Country Sampler's Upstyled Home 2016

Country Sampler's Upstyled Home -- Clever Restyling with Everyday Objects

Our brand-new 2016 publication from style and upcycling expert Matthew Mead is filled with easy but transformative DIY projects, tips for arranging vignettes, ways to organize with restyled everyday objects, and home tours that provide ideas for "getting the look."


Can Do

Transform an old tobacco tin from ordinary to eye-catching by reusing it as a planter for flowers.

New Ways Two Ways

Give vintage cake pans a fresh, new makeover.

Hanging Out

Learn how to breathe new life into castoff objects that you'll love to see hanging out at your house.

Anatomy of a Vignette

Create country style like a pro by stealing quick and easy ideas for assembling interesting focal points.

How to Country Restyle

Set up a stunning vignette with a mix of complimentary accessories and colors.

Candle Power

Mix candles with country containers and you've got upstyled ideas with glowing results.

Upcycled Barn House

Visit a barn that was thoughtfully turned into a beautiful country home complete with rustic features and country character.

Stoneware Style

Be inspired to update and add this classic collectible throughout your home.

Good & Plenty

Meet a flea-market aficionado who finds great pieces and repurposes them in the most ingenious ways.

9 Little Kitchen Helpers

Restyle your kitchen with vintage country finds recast into fun roles.

Passion for Pattern

Take a lesson in paint and pattern from an accomplished painter and designer.

Made in the Shade

Get bright ideas for remaking old lamps and shades into fresh new furnishings.


Venture into an early American home that boasts classic country pieces and a simplified color palette.

The Art of Display

Give all your treasures real focal point value by showing off items in clever ways.

5 Upstyled Collectibles

Put forth your own personal style with easy-to-find objects that can be re-created into interesting conversation pieces.

The Heart of Country

Meet an American country design icon and get firsthand tricks for "getting the look" in your own home.

Pressed into Service

Set a restful scene in your bedroom with a collection of vintage textiles turned into linens.

Upstyled Country Pets

Bring special charm to your pet's eating spot with collectibles that serve as food and water dishes.