September 23, 2022

Fall Decorating Ideas for Your Home

Fall Decorating Ideas for Your Home

Decorating for fall is a festive time as we welcome cooler weather and the warmth of the holiday season. We will go over some key design tips to transform your home for fall and share our favorite fall home decorating inspiration pictures to get you in the fall spirit!


Key Home Decor Elements for Fall 


Pumpkins, pumpkins and more pumpkins. Place an assortment of pumpkins in various colors and sizes on your front porch or near the front door. Add mini pumpkins to your mantle and dining table centerpiece. Put a couple pumpkins in front of your fireplace. Real and artificial alike, pumpkins truly add a dash of instant fall ambience. In our opinion, the more the better!


pumpkins and fall flowers


woven pumpkins and vase


Fall Flowers

You can change the tone of your home with color. Flowers are the perfect decor to do just that. Choose fall blooms in red, orange, golden yellow, and white as well as foliage in deep green, sage or yellow and brown. Below is a list of some of our favorite fall flowers and foliage, sorted by color.

Yellow fall flowers:

Billy Ball Flowers, sunflowers, black eyed susan, goldenrod

Red fall flowers:

Red chrysanthemums, rudbeckia

Orange fall flowers:

Orange mums, orange marigolds, canna lily, zinnia

White fall flowers:

Calla lily, magnolia

Multi-colored fall flowers:

Strawflowers, dahlias, hydrangeas


red sunflower and greenery


orange fall flowers and blankets


Fall greenery and foliage:

Olive branches, maple leaves, eucalyptus. berry branches

Other fall decor:

Pinecones, acorns, pumpkins, gourds


fall leaves in a vase


fall display with glowing balls


fall decor with blue vases 


Fall mantel ideas

Decorating your mantel with candles or other glowing decor adds a warm, inviting ambience. Add some fall foliage, small pumpkins, and perhaps some rustic charm such as wooden accents, pine cones or acorns.


fall mantle with candles

Source: Pinterest


mantle with fall garland and decor

Source: Pinterest


Fall front porch ideas

The front porch takes center stage for your home to usher in the fall spirit. Stairways are perfect for arranging pumpkins of various sizes and colors welcoming guests up to the front door. Add a fall wreath, a fall themed doormat, and some potted fall colored flowers and lanterns for a beautiful fall presentation.


fall front porch with pumpkins


fall wreath


fall pumpkins on porch

Fall dining table ideas

Dining table centerpieces are another key place to decorate for fall. Some ideas to nail the rustic yet elegant look include scattering gourds, pumpkins and small glass candles or candlesticks along a table runner, vases of fall flowers and foliage, warm wooden accents and lanterns.

rustic dining table

table setting with berry branch 


dining table with fall decor


Fall living room ideas

When fall hits, it’s time to draw attention to the fireplace! Add some fall decor in front of the fireplace and light it up when the evenings cool off. 


fall fireplace


Styling your coffee table is another perfect place to add some fall love. You can’t go wrong with incorporating a couple mini pumpkins, berry branches or pinecones.


coffee table with fall pumpkin decor


coffee table with pinecone decor

coffee table with white pumpkins


Other decor ideas to infuse some cozy fall vibes into your living room - wall art with a touch of autumn, cozy blankets, fall colored pillows and throws, and glowing candles.

framed autumn art in living room

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Looking for some fall inspired wall art? Check out our blog Fall Decor Wall Art Roundup.


faux fur blanket on couch


candles and pumpkins


Now it’s time to take some of these fall decorating ideas and incorporate them into your own home. May your season be full of warmth and cheer, and happy decorating!