Tag Archives: farmhouse

Tennessee Interior Design

I never knew there was such a thing as “Entry Envy” but I have now experienced it! What a wow entry from Tennessee designer Teresa Davis at Post 31 Interiors. It’s not just my obsession with wood that drew me in…ok, so maybe it was the wood initially, but I love the whole space!! So, […]

Wood Cabin or Wood Cottage?

I just love this!! So raw and rustic…..so simple and beautiful…. This home reminds me of simple times, cozy gatherings and  holidays. I would love to hear from you!  What it is that draws you to this photo and why you love it?   Carrie XOXO

The Mix and Match Design Trick to Creating Rustic Style

The new comfy, cozy rustic styles are trending but can be very confusing. Is farmhouse the new Shabby? Isn’t organic the same as rustic? What is woodsy? What is modern farmhouse? How can I add just a touch of rustic? Can I mix vintage with everything? I get these questions all the time! Confused? I […]

Modern Farmhouse or Farmhouse Modern?

Yes, I am obsessed with wood beams and their beauty. I also like my modern farmhouse with a little less modern but there is a fine line with doing farmhouse style to keep it current. This brings me to my texture rule….  Too much wood and texture seems outdated. But just add a touch of […]

Somethin’ bout a truck

Somethin’ bout a truck…. Ahhh the romance of something so classic and rustic mixed with something so beautiful…. That truck has miles of memories and the flowers are so fresh and new. Adding a touch of new to anything old brings it back to life.  It wakes up the past stories that might have been […]

I love a Chippy Distressed Sign

Who doesn’t love a good chippy, distressed sign? Of course I love to rescue anything that is distressed and add a little new life to it! This week was busy with custom sign orders at The Striped Barn. I love doing signs because there is no end to the words, themes, colors you can create.  […]

Adding Texture “Rustic Farmhouse Style” to Your Home or Event

You love the “Farmhouse Style” trend which has been around since “Fixer Upper” started ….thank you Chip and Joanna! And yes its here to stay! Maybe you want to add a few pieces to make your existing style a little more inviting or to add some texture and interest to your modern or traditional style […]

When Pigs Fly and the Cows Come Home

As you know Fall and Winter is my favorite time of year when the air is crisp and snow is falling…. but after the holidays and a few months into the year I am always ready for the warm sunny days of Spring and Summer! I love that floral is so big this year and […]

Happy New Year 2018!!

Welcome 2018!…… 2017 has been a great year and I would like to thank you all for your support! I am so excited for the new year!! There are so many exciting things happening at “The Striped Barn” this year.  Along with our exciting products we will be adding “Striped Barn Weddings” and “Striped Barn […]

Rustic Charm

Hi Y’all! What is it about farms and barns that is so alluring we turn to look when we pass them and wonder about their history? Is it the weathered wood, the nostalgia or history that reminds us of simpler times? Or is it the beauty of something so raw and rustic, that when completely […]