Dress your home for fall and celebrate the colors and spirit of the season. An autumn palette of oranges, golds and reds can be created with pieces from the natural bounty offered up this time of year. From wreaths to pumpkins to gourds to art, the choices are fun and easy to make. We’ve found some beautiful ideas to get your creative juices flowing.
Deck the Front Door on the Cheap – Make a beautiful impression at your entrance without spending a fortune. Ideas range from a gorgeous autumn wreath and matching garland, pumpkins, lanterns, dried flowers and more. Use them separately or all together for full effect.
Prettify with Pumpkins – Twinkle lights, an urn or clay pot, fall foliage, and a couple of creatively carved pumpkins make a stunning pumpkin topiary. Let the kids help you pick out the pumpkins at a pumpkin farm in your area. For instance, folks who own Phoenix area homes can pick from this list of options.
Gussy Up Some Gourds – Gourds are great for decorating. You can string them together for a gourd garland, pile them up, or make them pretty in paint. Pumpkin patches that sell gourds are abundant. Own a house in Denver? Check out this list of pumpkin patches and mazes in your area.
Get Artful with Autumn Leaves – Gather up some vibrantly hued fall leaves and create a work of art. These leaf prints give your home a touch of contemporary style and they’re easy to make. All you need are leaves, small canvas boards, glue and a craft knife.