Monday, October 10, 2016

Shades of Autumn

Mother Nature’s color palette is incredible this time of the year and I love transporting few shades of outdoor colors inside.  Though, summer started bit early and ended late in our part of the world, I am ready to bring on some subtle transition to welcome the cooler weather and festive time of the year. Once September rolls around, I look forward scheming for fall theme around the home with vibrant fall colors to take over this season.  To make it feel like fall in our home, this year a side table is elevated with a dash of fall makeover.

For altering any seasonal look, I likewise shop things around my home and bring in the things I already have on my hand. My overflowing drawers, cabinets and basement bins are the victim of my décor madness (I think many of you can relate) and they get re-shuffled every season to bring in the those long-forgotten accessories that blend my scheme beautifully.  Seen here is my ‘faux’ fall floral arrangement placed on top of a copper tray along with my brass dancing idols (tossed in with a bit of my brass addiction).
 To bring in that rustic feeling, few dry stems from our ravine are employed here in a similar rustic jug I happen to fetch from Michaels Store last year on a clearance for $3.
All the shades of orange and red votive candle holders are called in for service to bring in the luminous effect on the table. Fall 'mini' wreath is positioned as a candle votive holder to bring in the few more splash of color.


A season appropriate look this year has been incorporated by packing lots of color, details and without breaking any bank. The corner now eludes perfect mood and ambience at dusky fall evenings. 

Create a modern take on the fall décor, the variety of such arrangements is boundless and you can modify it any way you like it. You can choose inexpensive apothecary jars filling in with little pumpkins, acorns or even dry fall leaves. Chalkboards with great fall quotes are also great. Get inspired and bring in the fun elements in the corners of your home to welcome the season.

Until we meet again, enjoy this transition and  circle back this month with a lined up posts for the festival of lights, toodles!


  1. Love all the colors you have used here to create the fall feeling! Lovely post dear Pinky!