Tag Archives: rustic

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Its Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas!

I can’t believe its Thanksgiving next week! Even though we started preparing for Christmas months ahead, it still creeps up so fast every year!  We love the holidays at “The Striped Barn” so we are full of Christmas spirit as we as we get out our Christmas inventory! Don’t forget to order your barn ornament […]

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 […]