About the only thing that makes bidding summer farewell easier, is the gorgeous fall season that awaits. With the cooler weather upon us you can embrace all those cozy elements of fall. Think changing leaves, pumpkins, corn stalks and a return to cozy fabrics with texture and a little heavier weight.

Like it or not, fall is here and the pumpkin spice lattes are flowing faster than the leaves are changing. And while we love to hate some of these famous fall clichés, we can’t deny the attraction of fall’s first chill. From decorative gourds to hay bales, we’re got your tips for getting into the sweater weather spirit in the chicest way possible.

I don’t think you have to swap out all of your decor to transition into fall. Just a few tweaks will subtly start to change the feel of your space.


Not a fan of orange and brown? No worries; your color palette doesn’t have to be restricted to traditional fall colors. Instead try softer, cooler hues like the whites, pale greens and grays found on heirloom-variety pumpkins.


Unique tablescapes are not only are a conversation starter but there are endless ideas..Color schemes and themes!

Add earthly elements with pumpkins. Keep the Halloween decor from feeling too themed by going muted. Coming in a wide variety of shapes, colors, and sizes, gourds make for simple, yet stylish additions to any tabletop or front door.


So DECORATE!! Fall is so much fun, here are a couple cute DIY projects!

Now, this idea by Blue I Style is just way too clever. Kids would LOVE this! Pumpkin tic tac toe…who would have thought?!

Excuse me while I go find a pumpkin to turn into a vase like A Pumpkin and a Princess! Awesome DIY right here. Can’t you imagine a gorgeous tablescape for fall?!

This post made me want to go out and find as many acorns as possible! The possibilities are endless here, and Home Stories A-Z and Pinterest acorn crafts from wreaths to toad stools!


I hope you’ve enjoyed this adventure. Fall is here and winter well…we won’t go there yet!!

As always stay tuned for more Adventures in Styleland!!


Michele Conti




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