Break out the fall home decor because the season is here! It’s still warm outside, but we’re looking forward to sweaters, pumpkin spice, lots of good food and friends, and much more. One of my many favorite things about fall is the decorating! I love the warm earthy tones, the candles, the pumpkins, everything! Here are 30 fall home decor ideas that you can use for your home that aren’t tacky or overdone.
Fall Home Decor Ideas:
1. Paint White Pumpkins
White is the new orange. Move over orange pumpkins; we’ve got a light, bright color to bring into play. Painting your pumpkins is a fun DIY project and brings light into your home.
2. Place a Pumpkin Mantle Piece
If you’re lucky enough to have a fireplace in your home, make the mantle the center of attention. There’s nothing like fall home decor when it includes pumpkins!
3. Invite the Outside In
Make your guests feel instantly cozy and welcome in your home with a cute doormat! Before they even step inside they’ll feel fallish.
4. Grab a Stone Washed Vase
Bring a fresh and modern look to your fall home decor with stone washed vases. The light bright colors will warm up the space and bring good vibes into your home without looking tacky.
5. Make a Dried Flower Wreath
Add warm tones and hues to your home and that floral aroma with this dried flower wreath. This brings such a light, boho vibe to your home if that’s what you’re going for.
6. Cozy Up the Reading Nook
Cozy up any small little corners or spaces in your home to give it more of that fall feel. It’s the perfect place to curl up in a blanket with a good book, especially as the air starts to chill!
7. Include Dried Wheat
This is such a small, simple piece of fall decor you can add to your home that isn’t too flashy in any aspect. Add some dried wheat! Dried wheat is also an excellent boho-themed decoration.
8. Add Cinnamon Blankets and Bedding
A lot of people keep their fall decor in the main rooms of the house. Don’t forget your bedroom! Make your personal space just as relaxing and cozy as the rest of the house by adding fall cinnamon tones to it. When your room is nice and cozy, you’ll fall asleep easier.
9. Create a Pumpkin Porch
Again, don’t forget about the front of the house! Spruce up your porch for fall by making a pumpkin cascade down your front steps.
10. Place Accent Pillows
Bring some comfort into the space with this fall decor idea, pillows! Instead of changing your pillows out entirely, you can opt for pillow covers. These are easy to store and bring out when fall rolls around.
11. Find Fresh Colors
Keep the theme of your house bright and airy with fresh greens and whites. You don’t have to decorate your fall house with only beiges and browns. Keep it interesting and modern!
12. Get a Fall Blanket Basket
If you have an extra wicker blanket basket laying around, decorate it! Put some cattails, wheat, dry grass, and pumpkins in it. Make small details in your house fall-oriented. This way, it’s not so thrown in your face, but just a subtle touch.
13. Cozy Up the Entryway
Cozy up your entryway with bench seating, throw pillows, and blankets. This will invite guests in and make them feel immediately at home!
14. Incorporate Neutral Jars
Add more simple touches with upcycled jars. Make them into decor or centerpieces with dried wheat or cattails.
15. Add Bookshelf Details
Hide little details in your bookshelf. These simple touches will really tie the fall home feel together, without being too loud.
16. Make a Table Centerpiece
Don’t forget the most important part of fall home decor, the table centerpiece! Get this piece of decor ready before Thanksgiving day and look forward to when your guests surround the table!
17. Get Some Bleached Pinecones
Create these bleached pinecones on your own! Save money on this decor, by finding real pinecones in your own backyard.
18. Smell Those Scented Candles
There is literally nothing better than fall scented candles! Make your home immediately feel cozy and comfortable by scenting it up with pumpkin spice, vanilla, and pie smells.
19. Write a Fall Quote Board
Show your personality with a fall quote board. Bring some character into your home with this idea that your guests will love.
20. Place Pampas Grass
Add pampas grass to your home for great fall decor. Pair pampas grass with an upcycled jar and you have a cute and simple piece of decor that didn’t cost tons of money!
21. Brighten Up With Copper Accents
Add some shine to your home with small copper accents. These metallic accents will fit right in with the rest of your fall home decor.
22. Put Down a Wood Slice Placemat
Your guests will go crazy over this simple piece of fall home decor. Wood slices! These are so easy and simple to implement at your Thanksgiving gathering, and you can keep these forever.
23. Lay Out the Gourds
Don’t limit your fall home decor to just pumpkins. Go for weird shaped and colored gourds. This will make your house look more colorful and interesting.
24. Spruce Up The Bathroom
Don’t forget to add some love to the bathroom! Add simple pieces into the bathroom to tie it into the rest of the house.
25. Include Fresh Fall Flowers
Freshen up your home and make it smell nice with a fresh fall flower bouquet. The great thing about a flower bouquet is you can keep them and dry them out when they start to turn. Keep the dried bouquet to go with the rest of your decor for the remainder of the season.
26. Make a Fall Wall
Create and beautiful and simple fall accent wall like this! I love this idea because it’s not so cluttered but still adds to the fall feel.
27. Fire Up the Fall Fire Pit
If you have the space for it, you should for sure create an outdoor fire pit. Don’t forget to add blankets for your friends to cozy up in!
28. Light Up Lanterns
Add some soft lighting with lanterns. Rustic oil lanterns or more modern glass lanterns will give your home that cozy fall look. You can include lanterns like these inside or outside your home. Just imagine getting into bed at night with the soft yellow lantern light illuminating the bedroom.
29. Write An Autumn Chalkboard
If you have an artistic eye, go for an autumn chalkboard! I love this idea because you can update it no matter the season.
30. White Wash It
Once again, add bright whites to bring light into the space. It doesn’t have to be all beiges and browns to be cozy enough for fall! Light colors are essential to opening up a space and keeping things looking large. If you’re not a fan of all the oranges and yellows that come with fall, then keep it white!