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!


Kari @ p.s. love.love. said...

This post is helping get me in the mood for autumn and changing over the decorating in my home. Time to change the drapes, accent pillows, etc, etc, etc. Good post.

Froulala said...

What gorgeous ideas for Fall wreaths! Coming from a country with only two seasons, wet and dry, I have come to appreciate each season's personality. Looking forward to read your blog and appreciate your dropping by mine to say hello!
Amy is indeed an amazing and lovely person inside out. A blessing to know inspiring people like her!

Sandy said...

oh, love wreaths. love them! how are you, friend? :)

Feast on the Cheap said...

LOVE these wreaths. I have several hanging in my house, but could always use a new one... Thanks for sharing!

Vitania said...

I have an obsession with finding the perfect wreath - this collection is fantastic..

Emily Ziegler said...

Beautiful. Fall is simply the best time of year, hands down!

farmhouse wares said...

Love that bird seed wreath. I think the bears might like it too.

Lisa said...

I am so glad that I stopped by!
You win for the most inspirational post on wreaths with "how too" links to boot! Such a fun blog! Love your aprons too!