Can you smell it in the air? The cool air and pumpkin spice overload? Autumn is here! September is saying final farewell’s, and October is just a few days away. It’s time to grab a hot beverage, spend just enough time on Pinterest to feel miserable about our crafting abilities, put on our favorite sweat pants, and start decorating. We’ve filtered through some decorating ideas (the easiest ones from Pinterest) for you and found some really cool and simple ideas to make your home feel like fall – even if you live in Florida, where it’s still 90 degrees outside. We’ve even included a few crafts that are very kid-friendly. Here are 25 Fall Decorating Craft Ideas To Kick Off The Season.
Let’s start off this list with a very subtle yet still beautiful idea. Grab a few dollar store pumpkin trick or treat baskets and spray paint them a metallic gold or silver before stuffing them with your favorite fall flowers.
Wine Cork Pumpkin
Did someone say wine? Put the kids to bed, pop the cork, and…hey, speaking of corks, haven’t you been saving a bunch for a random craft you’ll “get around to one day”?
Here is your chance! This will make a very cute mantle piece. The bonus is that it’s so simple you can do it while still adding to your cork collection. (Probably. No promises. Just sip slowly.)
Cinnamon Stick Candles
Just when you thought it was all about pumpkins, here is another easy and great-looking idea to decorate for fall. You can create that autumn spirit just by adding cinnamon sticks and twine or ribbon to candles. It’s simple, and the effect is soothing.
DIY Fall Wreath
Does anyone else find wreaths slightly intimidating? If you do, or if you just want to go for a different take on traditional wreaths, this is the craft for you. There are easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions and pictures included as well.
Fall Owl Mason Jar
How did any of us craft before Mason Jars? Despite their overuse, these Mason Jar owls are pretty darn cute!