High school sweethearts build a modern farmhouse on their field of dreams in Illinois. Our buying guide shows how they got the look.

By By the editors of MidwestLiving.com
March 20, 2018
Pfeiffer living room

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Home buying guide

Backyard and porch

Ceiling fan Loft. Emerson Fans. Available at Lumens (lumens.com). Lights Barn Outdoor Wall Light, color: gray. Patriot Lighting. Available at Menards (menards.com). Planters Pertosa Cube Trough Planter, finish: grey. Restoration Hardware (restorationhardware.com). Candle holders Threshold Glass Candle Holder. Target (target.com). Dining table Flatiron Rectangular Dining Table, finish: Rust Metal. Restoration Hardware (restorationhardware.com). Dining chairs Remy Side Chair, finish: Gunmetal. Restoration Hardware (restorationhardware.com).


Paint (On walls) SW 7636 Origami White. Sherwin-Williams (sherwin-williams.com). Tiles Weathered White Zellige Tile. clé (cletile.com). Sconce Princeton Long Sconce, finish: True Black. Schoolhouse Electric (schoolhouse.com). Shade Metal Slim Cone Shade, finish: True Black. Schoolhouse Electric (schoolhouse.com). Utensil holder French Kitchen Marble Utensil Holder. Crate & Barrel (crateandbarrel.com). Pots (From left) 5.5QT Round Cocotte, color: gray. Staub x goop Collection. goop (shop.goop.com). 7QT Round Cocotte, color: white. Staub x goop Collection. goop (shop.goop.com). Drawer handles Bar Pull, finish: Brushed Brass. Lews Hardware. Available at MyKnobs (myknobs.com).

Dining area

Paint (On doors and island) SW 7674 Peppercorn. Sherwin-Williams (sherwin-williams.com). Faucet Essa Single-Handle Pull-Down Sprayer, finish: Matte Black. Delta. Available at The Home Depot (homedepot.com). Dining table St. James Rectangular Extension Dining Table, finish: Dry Oak. Restoration Hardware (restorationhardware.com). Dining chairs Claus Wood Chair, color: Natural. Baxton Studio. Available from Amazon (amazon.com).

Pfeiffer living room

Living room

Paint (On walls) SW 7636 Origami White. Sherwin-Williams (sherwin-williams.com). Coffee Table Marble-Topped Pedestal Coffee Table. West Elm (westelm.com). Sofa English Roll Arm, color: Natural. Restoration Hardware (restorationhardware.com).

Master Bedroom Patio

Chairs Brava Dining-Lounge Grey Wicker Chair. CB2 (cb2.com). Table Watermark Brass Bistro Table. CB2 (cb2.com). Throw Modern Dash Authentic Mudcloth Textile. Urban Outfitters (urbanoutfitters.com).


Paint (On walls) SW 7636 Origami White. Sherwin-Williams (sherwin-williams.com). Lamp bases Threshold Artisan Glass Jug Lamp Base, color: clear. Target (target.com). Table Rylance Console Table, color: Pure Oak. Sixpenny (sixpenny.com).