Country Sampler's Prairie Style (Spring) 2015

Country Sampler's Prairie Style -- New American Country Decorating

Revel in the new American country style with our Spring 2015 issue of Country Sampler's Prairie Style! Inside you'll find tours of rustic farmhouses, tips for outdoor entertaining, visits with prairie artists and much more.


Back in the Day

Artifacts and Antiques
Poke around this Massachusetts barn and you're sure to find something you can't live without.

Kick Off Your Boots

A Day in the Country
Fresh flavors and seasonal touches make outdoor entertaining easy!

Driven to Delight
Fun, friendly and serving up tasty treats of all sorts, food trucks roll in and build community, one bite at a time.

The New Family Farm
An Arizona gardener harvests homegrown goodness.

The Prairie Pantry

Easy as Pie
The best things in life are the simplest!

Show the Love

Chickening Out
Being all cooped up is a good thing with these handsome habitats.

Made by Hand

Picnic Garnishes
Make it a casual affair to remember when you upcycle scraps from around the house.


Nesting Instincts

Prairie Pretty
It's minimalist-prairie for an antiques dealer who prefers to keep things simple in her California home..

Call of the Wild
Built in the footprint of a classic Western lodge, a California hideaway gets style and substance from wood, stone and metal details.

Form and Function
A mainly white palette, earthy artisanal elements and a do-it-yourself approach turn a dated Florida home into a peaceful retreat.

In Good Company
Poetic Wanderlust creator Tracy Porter and her posse move west and live colorfully ever after.

Pioneer Spirit
A California couple uses ingenuity and rescued materials to transform a former creamery into a charm-filled oasis.

American Inspired
Colorado shopkeeper Holy Kuhn brings a lofty home down to earth with homespun touches.

Rural Romance
Traditional craftsmanship and personal designs honor a vintage dairy farm.

Into the Woods
Recycled materials bring a unique retreat to life.

North of the Border
Canadian antiques and folk art add rainbow hues to a remodeled Craftsman-style bungalow.

Modern Pioneers

Woolly Lairs and Wild Follies
Sculptor Patrick Dougherty's fantastic body of work begins with just a few sticks.

The Poetic Potter
Artist Laura Venosa's work reflects her love of nature, her faithful muse.

Places In the Heart

Storybook Sanctuary
Remnants from the past and family castoffs bring a getaway dream to reality.

Handmade Harmony
Handcrafted details and nature inspire a wedding barn setting.