COUNTRY DECORATING BLOG

Spring Is In The Air

Posted by Piper Classics on April 24, 2015 at 1:00 PM

As we write this, birds are singing, the air is getting warmer and the days are getting longer.

Many of us around the country experienced winters that were longer and colder than usual and this makes everyone happy to see the snow melt and the warm temperatures return.

Today at Piper Classics we're thinking spring and seasonal country decor, and how to get your home ready for the next few months. Here are a few places where you can start.

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Topics: spring country decor

A Guide to Choosing the Perfect Country Curtains for Your Windows

Posted by Piper Classics on December 31, 2014 at 3:38 AM

Ask any home decorator or interior designer to expound on the importance of choosing just the right country curtains, and you’ll probably end up with some variation of the same answer. There’s a good chance it’ll sound something like this:

Burlap & Check Black Tier Curtain

1. When it comes to choosing a window treatment, there seems to be an almost endless assortment of patterns and designs to choose from. That can be overwhelming.

2. What’s more, there are quite a few detail-specific elements to consider as well, such as length and hardware.

3. Nevertheless, a perfect window treatment can be just the thing to perfectly tie together a rustic, country primitive space. Assuming they’re put together just so, your country curtains will become a room’s indistinguishable focal point, and all the effort will have been more than worth it.

So with all those decisions to make, where’s the best place to start?

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Topics: country bathroom decor, Country Decorating, Country primitive, charming atmosphere, country home decor, country bathroom, country curtains, Decorating Ideas

How to Accessorize with Country Curtains

Posted by Piper Classics on October 23, 2014 at 8:34 AM

Ahh … country curtains! On the off chance that our website and blog hasn’t already made this fact exceedingly clear, we love country curtains. Frankly, we’re obsessed.

Because really, is there any other single accessory more capable of tying together a primitive-style or farmhouse home than the perfect set of rustic curtains? We certainly don’t think so.

As it happens, Piper Classics has an absolutely enormous range of country curtain choices. That’s a good thing! But it also means you’ve got your work cut out for you when the time comes to start shopping.

You’ll need to ask yourself a few questions first: Which curtain style works best with the design and decor you’ve already worked so hard to create in your home? And which of our Country Collections – believe it or not, we have over 100 collections to choose from – fits your family’s unique style best?

Country curtains alone, of course, won’t turn your house into a comfy, cozy home. For that you’ll need to add a few rustic home decor items. And no matter what style of curtains you own or plan to buy, you can rest assured that Piper Classics has the perfect accessory to make them pop, and to smartly tie them into the rest of the room.

Here are a few of our rustic accessory favorites:

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Topics: country style curtains, Country Decorating, Country primitive, country home decor, unique home decor, country curtains, primitive home decor

Enhancing your Country Primitive Style with Curtains

Posted by Piper Classics on September 5, 2014 at 6:11 AM

After the hustle and bustle of a long day in the modern world, many wish to step into their home and escape to a soothing sanctuary. There’s nothing quite as wonderful as a homey, warm room that evokes calm. That’s what primitive décor is all about. It’s a welcoming feeling, peppered with antique touches that remind you of the simpler times. Sometimes this style is reminiscent of a colonial style. It’s about feeling safe, connected to your roots and happy in your own space. Often primitive décor utilizes handcrafted items that are made to last or antique furniture from family. All you need to create a primitive home are a few of the right country accents.

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Topics: country style curtains, Country Decorating, Country primitive, primitive decor

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