Say goodbye to summer and bring the warm colors of autumn inside with these beautiful and simple autumnal touches around your house. Explore our festive and easy fall decorating ideas with pumpkins, leaves, gourds, and more.
Autumn has arrived and it is time to say goodbye to summer. It is a season of hope and positivity, as it signifies the approach of a new year that promises to be more eventful than the one gone by. The season witnesses the fall of old and withered leaves from trees and their pace is taken by young, vibrant and the colorful ones. This encourages mankind to expel all brooding and negative thoughts and bring in fresh, and constructive ones to their mind. So, welcome Autumn by decorating your home to make it cozy for the winter is coming! Join us as we bring to you some fabulous ideas that would provide your home a sparkling look.
Decorate Your Dinning Table
A dinning table is an important part of your dinning room as well as the entire home. It sees the family getting together for lunch, dinner or a light snack. So, give it a touch of Autumn. Take a nice tray or a centerpiece and place a pumpkin in the center. To add charm, decorate the centerpiece with a few fallen leaves, a couple of lovely Autumn flowers and all the other items that define the season.
Give A New Look To Your Porch
Get rid of the dull look. Decorate your porch in the hues of Autumn. Take a few fallen leaves and some bright seasonal flowers and make a garland out of them. Create a couple of these garlands and place them at convenient places such as on your doors and outer walls. You can also decorate the front yard with some leaves, petals and twigs.
Give A Touch Of Autumn To Your Walls
Do away with the plain, dull colors. This time re-invent your entire home. You can do this by painting your home in bright colors and ideas such as trees with falling leaves, along with some delicious apples and pumpkins or it can be just bunches of bright flowers all over the walls. Instead of going in for paints, you can also buy wallpapers and paste them on your walls.
Heat Up The Fireplace
Autumn means that winter is just round the corner. So, make all the preparations so that you home is warm and cozy when winter comes knocking. You need not shell out tons of money to give you fireplace a majestic look. Put a mirror or a nice painting on the mantle above the fireplace. Place a pumpkin and a few candles by the side of the mirror/painting. To add to the elegance, you also put a garland or two made of leaves and flowers on the wall above the mantle.
Brighten Up Your Walls
Match up the elegant painting or wallpapers with some magnificent paintings. Buy a couple of paintings that depict the onset of Autumn, or any aspect associated with the season. Put the paintings at convenient locations in your drawing room, dinning room, bed room or any other room in your house.
Get A Bit Artistic
Impress your guests by being artistic. First, buy a board and then collect a few leaves that have fallen in your back yard or front yard. Artistically arrange the leaves on the board in any shape that you like. You can create a tree full of leaves, a horse, a visual of a man taking the dog out for a walk or any other aspect that signifies your perception of the season. Place the board at a place where it is visible to your guests, such as the central wall of your drawing room. Place a basketful of pumpkins in front of the board and a few candles, and a vase of decorated dried wheat. It will surely leave all your guests wonder struck.
Turn Your Front Yard Into A Recreation Zone
If you home has ample space in the front yard, then you can turn it into a comfortable sitting place where all your family and friends can sit in the evenings and enjoy the Autumn. Place a sofa and a few artistic chairs in the yard. Cover these with comfortable mats and pillows and place a lovely rug on the floor. Put vases of pumpkins, flowers and leaves on the side tables to complete the look.
Decorate The Pumpkins
You can greet your guests in a unique way. Buy a couple of pumpkins. You can paint your house number on one of the pumpkins and put it on a side table near your front door. When one of your guests is searching for your home, he or she will immediately get to know by looking at the number on the pumpkin. Place the other pumpkins at places that are visible and paint them in the colors of the US flag, a horse, map of America, and the like.
Give A Leafy Look To Your Drawing Room
Get a couple of cards and some fallen leaves. Make a fabulous decoration using these leaves on each card. Place these well-designed and gorgeous cards on the wall that is most visible to your guests. They would surely be left awe struck.