Best Fall Decor Ideas to Welcome Autumn

Fill your home with warm hues, plush textures and natural materials to celebrate the changing season. With summer coming to an end, it’s time to transition your home decor, both inside and outside. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up the best fall decor ideas. That are easy and cheap so, you won’t have to worry about blowing your budget on all new decorations.

We’ve got inspiration for every room. You’ll find festive DIYs fit for the kitchen, bedroom and living room, as well as a number of outdoor fall decor ideas like inspiration for a cozy front porch and elegant outdoor tablescapes fit for an autumn dinner party.

If you’re looking to get creative, we’ve included a number of fall crafts for adults and fall crafts for kids that make use of materials you can find in your backyard. Like a sweet fall wreath made from Sweetgum balls. Wall decor made from pressed leaves and vases full of acorns. You’ll be surprised to find out how easy it is to make your own chic fall centerpiece. Spooktacular Halloween wreath or a homemade garland that’ll instantly elevate your mantel to autumn mode.

If you’re not a crafting expert, don’t worry: We promise that these decorating ideas are simple. Say hello to pumpkins, gourds, fall foliage and colorful fall flowers, and start building your dream fall house!

1. Forged Fall Wreath

If your backyard is covered in these spiky clusters from Sweetgum trees, this is an awesome DIY for you. Hand the kids a bucket and get them in the backyard to forge. Grab a few grapevine wreathes at the store and break out the hot glue gun.

2. Pumpkin Spice Salt Dough Garland

String together pumpkins cookies, leaves and acorns to build this cute dough garland. The salt dough recipe doesn’t make edible cookies, but it will leave your house smelling delicious.

3. Sunflower Centerpiece

To celebrate the changing season, incorporate shades of yellow and orange throughout your home. Grab a wicker tray and fill it with pumpkins, gourds and a beautiful bouquet of sunflowers.

4. Acorn Vase Filler

Upgrade your fall flowers by filling a vase with gold decorative acorns. Add a simple strip of orange ribbon around the vase’s rim to finish the look.

5. Stacked Pumpkins

Brighten up your front porch with fall’s best decor staple pumpkins. Arrange stacks of pumpkins on either side of your door for an eye-catching look. Just don’t forget to throw in a few carved beauties.

6. Lean on Fall Florals

Outfit your dinner table with the colors of the season, complete with a burnt orange table runner, deep green charging plate, and medley of autumnal blooms.

7. Make the Outdoors Cozier

Just because the temperatures have taken a nosedive doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the fresh autumn air. Just add string lights, plush blankets, fuzzy throw pillows, and lanterns to cozy up your space.

8. Display Mini Pumpkins

Combine acorn string lights with mini pumpkins in a shallow rustic dish for an instant (and seriously easy) centerpiece.

9. Hang Seasonal Plants

Shift your back porch from summer to fall by hanging orange-tinged foliage that offers up autumn vibes. Don’t forget the string lights!