Rooms that invite you to linger. Vintage collectibles displayed with love. A colorful easy-care garden. A porch that says "Come sit!" All yours in the pages of Country Living!
The Sampler • AN A-TO-Z LOOK AT WHAT’S IN THE JAN/FEB ISSUE, AMONG OTHER SEASONAL NEWS AND NOTES
Turn This Scene into a Room • A rustic cabin tucked away in the woods provides inspiration for a get-lost-in-a-book reading nook.
Pieced Quilts • Treasured for centuries, these handcrafted beauties are finding new uses well beyond the bed.
MODERN DAY QUILTERS • Check out these creative crafters who are stitching up fresh takes on a traditional art form.
Tracking Down Vintage Quilts • Prefer the look and feel of a well-loved coverlet? These sellers have you covered.
Think Outside the Blocks with a DIY Climbing Wall • Barn Quilts aren’t just for barns! Author Lara Casey (@laracasey) shares how to create a patchwork playground. No sewing required!
Quilts, But Make It Fashion • These days, you can’t thumb through a high-end fashion magazine without stumbling across a one-of-a-kind quilted jacket.
Quilty Pleasures • The refreshingly familiar motif also lends itself to everything from plates to puzzles to…hair scrunchies?!
How Quilting Bees Came to Be
Upcycled Upholstery • Quilts are a smart way to give standard silhouettes heirloom appeal.
Farm Fashion • A new collaboration between Barbour and Laura Ashley—a match made in country heaven!—sets the tone for this attire.
A White Kitchen Full of Warmth • Designer Heather Chadduck Hillegas gave her 100-year-old home’s kitchen a timeless upgrade that combines staples of the past with an air of modernity.
DEVELOPING Heart-Healthy Habits • February is American Heart Month, which means it’s the perfect time to learn to love your heart with Lipton Tea! Drinking our unsweetened Green Tea or Black Tea can help support a healthy heart, all while being a delicious way to hydrate. Discover four simple ways you can build a heart-healthy routine with some help from Lipton.
Warm Welcome • Gather ’round the campfire with Country Living’s new “Parties & Picnics” Contributor, Lela Rose.
12 Ideas for Blank Walls • Almost every home has a “what should I put there?” spot. Here are easy (and affordable!) ways to fill the void.
What Is It? What Is It Worth? • Our team of antiques experts weighs in on your treasured finds.
Country Living Fair • June 4–6, 2021 Green Door Gourmet Farm; Nashville, TN
Meet Our Collecting Panel
Flying the Coop • Dream of escaping a cramped city for blue skies and wide-open spaces? Try one of these idyllic farms, all within two hours’ proximity of metro areas. (Find even more listings on pg. 48!)
Getting a Historic Plaque for Your Home
Creature Comforts • The latest and greatest finds for animals and the people who love them
DOG DAYS OF WINTER • Our resident country vet, Dr. Tricia Earley, shares her tips for protecting your pooch from the elements.
GONE COUNTRY! • Last year’s events left a whole lot of people rethinking how, and where, they live. It turns out fresh air, a slower pace of life, and a little digging in the dirt can do us all some good. Whether you’re a longtime loyalist, recent country convert, or still on the fence, here’s a modern-day pastoral primer to point you in the right direction.
The Newbie’s Guide to Rural Life • In a recent Harris poll, 40 percent of city dwellers said they were seriously considering leaving the city. If you’re contemplating greener pastures, consider this your starter kit.
Start Your Search
How Country Do You Want to Go? • Rural or remote? A few considerations before you mosey off the...