Hey, hey Faux Farmgirls!!! You’ve heard of faux plant ladies. If we are creating faux farmhouses, why can’t we be faux farmgirls? Yall, we are a week and a half from my favorite time of year…PUMPKIN EVERYTHING! I say a week and a half because I always spend the long Labor Day weekend getting my house hosed down with all things orange, yellow, and plum. It’s fall decor time! So to give you a jump start, here is a list of 7 DIY Fall Decor Ideas for the faux farmgirl, that you can plan for the coming weekends. Be on the lookout for some Instagram #projectsaturdays.
7 DIY Fall Decor Ideas
These 7 do-it-yourself ideas make great projects for budget savvy home decor. Each item listed below were included in my Funtastic Friday link party. Make sure to check back each Friday for even more fun home decor ideas.
Fall fruits will be a fun way to add color and dimension to your vignettes this fall. You can make bowls, vases, lanterns or trays and create festive fall table centerpieces using fruit as your fillers.
This year’s trends seem to be pulling towards gingham, buffalo check, plaids, and velvet. Yes, velvet will be the fabric of the season. Layer these textures in with pillows, rugs and kitchen fabrics for a classic fall look.
What’s fall without a festive door wreath? I don’t think cotton stems have run their course yet. I expect to see this stem popping up again this year in wreaths, centerpieces and maybe even one single stem in a bud vase. Here is an easy DIY to create a quick grapevine wreath for your front door.
Pumpkins are a key ingredient to my fall decor. If you want to put a fun twist on an old favorite check out this tutorial for glittery pumpkins.
If creating a fun fall floral arrangement seems like only something a professional florist can create, I’m here to prove you wrong. This tutorial provides some great tips for creating your very own arrangement. After you hit up your local craft store and stock up on some stems, fill those pitchers, boxes, and bowls with some fall color.
This cute and super easy DIY is a fun way to spruce up your porch. Small pumpkins are a cheap Dollar Tree find. Fill those summertime lanterns with bright orange and yellow to give your entryway a welcoming pop.
Combine these classic fall pieces together to create a plethora of functional pieces. Or, you can just fill them with pretty fall things, like beans, candy corn or acorns.
Are your creative juices flowing yet? I’ve got plenty of fun fall DIY decor idea in mind for this season. Check back often to see what I’m creating. Sign up for my weekly newsletter below to get this plus more delivered to your inbox each Friday.