Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Autumn at the Door


Don't you just love it... the cool, crisp air, the smell of simmering cider, and the crunch of leaves beneath your feet as you walk. There's no doubt that Autumn is at the door! Whether you Make it or Fake it, there's no better way for a Hip Hostess to make a warm first impression that than with some Fall Door Decor! Here are a few ideas for Autumn wreaths that say to your guests "Come on in!"

Look at the awesome autumn inspiration we found at BHG.com

Just plain gorgeous, love the delicate elegance!

Not strictly for the birds.

We're loving this Lavender!

This transitional look will go right into the holidays!

What do you think of these trendy little twigs?

Check out these ready to hang natural beauties available at Plow & Hearth

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Love the citrus, & it's so hip to be square.

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This one is so all about Autumn, adore the apples & spice.

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Sometimes simple is best.

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Pretty pomegranates!

We simply fell in love with all the Autumn abundance offered at Darby Creek Trading Co.

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Who knew plain could be so fancy?

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Don't you love these bold jewel like colors?

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We're liking this earthy, rustic look!

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How about a touch of Tuscan at the door?

Now, after looking at all this Autumn loveliness you may just find yourself inspired to create some Fall Door Decor yourself. So...take a hike and look for some natural elements to add to your wreath. Here are just a few suggestions:

milk pods
bird seed
indian corn
small gourds
dried hydrangeas
dried roses
berry sprigs
dried herbs
dried grasses
cinnamon sticks
cat tails
small succulents
bird’s nests
pine cones
dried fruit

Check out the links below for more info on making your own Autumn wreath. Warm up the glue gun and have some fun!