Autumn decor ideas

Autumn is a wonderful season to embrace warm colors, rustic elements, and cozy vibes in your DIY decorations. Here are some autumn-inspired decoration ideas:

  1. Leaf Garland:
    • Collect colorful autumn leaves.
    • String them together to create a beautiful leaf garland.
    • You can add a touch of glitter or paint the leaves for extra flair.
  2. Pumpkin Centerpieces:
    • Use small or mini pumpkins as centerpieces.
    • Arrange them in a decorative bowl or tray.
    • Add candles, pinecones, or acorns for a complete autumn look.
  3. Mason Jar Lanterns:
    • Paint or decorate mason jars with autumn colors and designs.
    • Place tea lights or battery-operated candles inside.
    • Arrange them on tables or hang them for a warm, cozy glow.
  4. Scarecrow Decor:
    • Create a wreath using autumn foliage like leaves, pinecones, and berries.
    • Use a foam or grapevine wreath as a base.
    • Add a bow or other decorations to personalize it.

5. Cinnamon Stick Candles:

  • Wrap cinnamon sticks around the exterior of pillar candles.
  • Tie with twine or ribbon.
  • When the candles are lit, they release a subtle cinnamon fragrance.

6. Pinecone Decor:

  • Collect pinecones and arrange them in decorative bowls or baskets.
  • Paint the tips or edges with metallic or autumn colors.
  • You can also attach small faux flowers or acorns for added detail.

7. Fall-themed Table Settings:

  • Use warm-toned tablecloths, napkins, and placemats.
  • Incorporate autumn-themed dishes and flatware.
  • Add small pumpkins or gourds as table accents.

8. Acorn Art:

  • Collect acorns and create art or patterns on canvas or wooden surfaces.
  • Paint or decorate the acorns in different colors.
  • Arrange them in the shape of a tree, heart, or any other design.

9. Harvest Cornucopia:

  • Fill a cornucopia basket with an assortment of autumn fruits and vegetables.
  • Include items like apples, pears, gourds, and small pumpkins.
  • This can serve as a beautiful centerpiece.

10. Scarecrow Decor:

  • Create small scarecrow figures using fabric, straw, and felt.
  • Place them on your porch or in your garden for a whimsical touch.
  • You can also make miniature scarecrows to use as indoor decorations.


Remember to personalize these ideas to suit your style and preferences. Autumn is all about warmth, richness, and the beauty of nature, so feel free to get creative with natural elements and earthy tones.