Fall will be here before we know it so, let’s see how to add rustic fall décor to the home.
I have been a fan of fall and the colder months since I can remember. I enjoy so many things about the colder months ahead. As an example, I love the smells in the air of the leaves falling, acorns, apples, sweaters, boots and yes adding rustic fall décor to the home.
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Immediately, I begin thinking of fires, pumpkin coffee, pumpkin bread, cinnamon butter, pumpkin cornbread to name a few. Fall is also a time to snuggle under those heavy throws of course while reading a favorite magazine or watching a movie.
Adding autumn to décor in the home is easy by adding baskets, trays, fall leaves and branches to name a few.
As an example of how to add rustic autumn décor to the home, you may enjoy reading this post. Also in this post, you will see a collection of acorns I collected which adds a rustic touch. I also share tips to preserve them for years to come!
Add Dried Hydrangeas
Incidentally dried hydrangeas are often a favorite of mine to add nature and autumn décor to the home. In addition to hydrangeas, whole walnuts, dried artichokes and white pumpkins are a great combination for a simple look.
Add Nuts And Branches For An Easy Look
Fall is a particularly great time to grab branches and other faded flowers from our gardens. Add them to baskets, crates or vases you already use in your country décor and love.
Indian corn especially adds rustic décor to the home. For example, this is the Indian corn wreath I made for add a natural look to our home last week. It’s easy and fast and adds is rustic!
As an example, an urn filled with dried hydrangeas and small pumpkins is perfect for natural fall décor.
An old crown and a Florentine picture adds a bit of elegance to a rustic look.
One of my favorite things to add to our rustic fall home is walnuts and pinecones. Add them next to a French antique compote filled with a pumpkin and Spanish moss which adds a bit of nature.
Also, the rust on the crowns adds instant character and charm for a fall home.
Because apple picking season is around the corner. Look to farm stands and your local food market for red and green apples or pears to display inside an ironstone dish or large bowl for a festive autumn look.
Adding Dried Orange Slices and Pinecones For Home Décor
Dried orange slices are also great additions for rustic fall décor. HERE, I share ideas to use them in the many ways. I also share HERE, how to dry orange slices as well as drying whole clementine. Adding these to rough wood lanterns is perfect for a simple look.
Candles Are Great For A Fall Home
Candles, are great this time of year for fall décor. In our home I use a combination of battery operated candles and scented candles. As an example, in this picture you can see how I add a pillar battery operated candle to a lantern and orange slices.
The scented candles I use are always from Bath and Body Works, they burn clean, smell amazing and they have fantastic sales. They are adding more fall scents every day so check often.
Lastly, For How To Add Rustic Décor To The Home
Throw pillows are a must for any home. For the most part, when thinking about throw pillows, I buy pillow covers. Pillow covers are easier to store and there’s a wide variety available. Instead of buying specific pillow covers for one season. I try to look for pillow covers in faux fur or cable knit because they work from fall throughout winter.
I hope this post gives you inspiration as well as ideas to fill your home with rustic fall décor.
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