Get Cozy and Warm with Fall Decor
Fall brings the change of colors and crisp cool air and with it the shift from summer decor to cozy interiors. There are many easy ideas to transform your home décor for the arrival of fall by adding seasonal accents in every room.
A Place to Gather
A warm neutral color scheme helps sitting, dining, and cooking areas blend seamlessly. Arrange the furniture to create task-oriented zones and facilitate conversation to create intimacy. Adding modern comforts such as slipcovered furniture, a comfortable recliner, and a fun accent tables contribute to the overall warmth of the room and are ideal for relaxing.
For fall touches throughout the house, set pumpkin or cinnamon scented candles in lanterns and a fall flower arrangement on the dining room table or on your entryway table. Hang a fall leaves lighted garland on the mantle to create a warm glowing ambiance, and use it in combination with other traditional fall decor, such as vases filled with dried allium, goldenrod and wheat. Use leaves, acorns, pumpkins and gourds to accent the arrangement.
As fall approaches it is a great time to add rugs and blankets back into your home décor. Adding color to the floor will give a balanced look to your room and defines and intimate living space. Instantly give your home a feeling of warmth by adding extra blankets at the foot of the beds and throw blankets at the ready in family room to keep you toasty when you’re snuggled up on the couch.
Spice Up Your Towels
Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference. A new set of dishtowels in a palette of pumpkins, golds and greens complete with woodland designs, signal a change in season.
Put Everything In Its Own Place
Who says you need to wait until spring to tidy things up? The change in season is a perfect time to re-organize with wire shelving bins, nesting baskets or a country-inspired cabinet to keep the warm ambiance on tap while maintaining order.
How have you decorated your home for fall? Share with us your favorite fall home decorating ideas in the comments below.