Cultivating the Art of Home
From Your Heart ~ With Your Hands

In the English country cottage style.

Your Cottage Style Resource Guide

If you are looking for cottage style inspiration, hands on tutorials, or actual products to purchase for your own little cottage this resource guide includes (my favorite) design books, Etsy shops, home design blogs, YouTube channels, and Instagram accounts. Everything you need to know about cottage style is in our comprehensive Cottage Style Resource Guide!

If you are new to cottage style and not sure where to start a great place to begin is with our article on What is Cottage Style.

Learn More of Our Story

Hi, We’re Rachel and Matt. We love creating a home together that is a relaxing retreat for our family and friends, that uses the best elements of Old World style and most importantly, that honors our Lord.

This Stone Cottage Home blog was created as a place where we share what we’ve learned (and are learning) to help you create the home your family will love. We will share:

  • Practical Home Decor Tips
  • Lessons From Our Remodeling Adventures
  • Affordable Cottage Style DIY Projects.

If you’d like to hear how we got started and where we’re headed click the link below & welcome!

Shop Cottage Style: Etsy Shop

If you are looking for cottage style decor, artwork, dishes, or other treasures, visit the new Stone Cottage Home Etsy Shop! I will continue to add new items I find on my thrift and antique store treasure hunts. Make sure to watch the channel for announcements when new items can be found in the shop.

Recent Posts

Collections: Blue and White Cottage Style Decor

So many of you have expressed a love for blue & white (a love I share!) that I thought a blog post and video dedicated to collecting this timeless class would be helpful and inspiring. In this post, we’ll talk about what makes something a collection, good sources for where to find pieces, and how … Read more

Antiquing & Thrifting for English Country Home Decor

Hello, Friends! Today I’m excited (as usual) to share an antique and thrift haul with you. It has been several months since we’ve gone shopping together and I felt it was time to share what I’ve found. The goal in sharing these shopping trips and decorating visits is to inspire you and hopefully give you … Read more

Winter Homemaking Cottage Style

  Hello Friends! Today I’d like to share some simple winter homemaking with you. The art of homemaking has been on my heart lately and with the slow season we’ve enjoyed this winter I’ve had some time to think about what it is you and I do each day in our homes, and the effect … Read more

Vintage Christmas Kitchen Decor ~ For a Cottage Style Holiday

Hello friends! It’s Christmas time again which means adding all that charming cottage decor to our homes to celebrate the seasons. This year is doubly exciting since we’ve recently finished remodeling our kitchen. I’ve been anticipating this since August of last year when we started the remodel by painting the cabinets. Now we have a … Read more

Adding Cottage Kitchen Decor To Your Home

Are you dreaming of a quaint English cottage kitchen? Whether you’re considering a full-scale remodel or simply want to sprinkle a little cottage kitchen decor into your existing space, I have a few tips I’d like to share with you from our journey. Over a year ago we began remodeling our kitchen from a standard, … Read more

Cottage Kitchen Design Ideas: Overcoming a Dilemma

Do you ever run into design dilemmas when decorating your home? There’s that one part that just has you stumped…we ran into a design dilemma in during our kitchen remodel. I’d like to share with you the cottage kitchen design ideas we learned for getting “unstuck” when designing cohesive space, and hopefully this will help … Read more