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5 Fall DIY Decor Ideas

Celebrate the season by making your home feel more festive with these fun, fall DIY decor projects. Take a trip to your local craft store, carve out a bit of time, and before you know it, your home will be filled with autumn’s vibrance. 

DIY Chalkboard Pumpkins

You know the drill this season: pumpkin lattes, pumpkin patches, and pumpkin everything! Have you ever created a chalkboard pumpkin? This DIY project creates an extremely versatile decoration. There are tons of ways to incorporate this gourd into your home without overdoing it. Check out the tutorial video below! 


DIY Family Autumn Wreaths 

Autumn wreaths can easily be made on the cheap while still providing a beautiful pop of color. And, this project is fun for the whole family. Check out Glue Guns and Roses’ fun video showing you how to make these wreaths. 


Fall Accent Pillows

Accent pillows are one of the easiest ways to bring the autumn season into your home. You can easily make them at home with some fabric and stuffing. If you want to go the extra mile, consider embroidering some leaves or pumpkins on them to give them that extra personal touch.

Don’t feel like sewing? No problem. We’ve got you covered with a no-sew pillow tutorial below.


Homemade Fall Candles

A cozy autumn household needs to smell like fall too. Grab a simple candle-making kit with some essential oils. Cinnamon, pumpkin, and nutmeg scented candles can create a warm ambiance. Check out this article from Danielle Williams on Stampington & Company. It gives you step-by-step instructions and includes 8 autumn scents. 

Homemade Fall Candle with 8 Scent-Sational Blends by Danielle Williams

Photo by Stampington & Company.

Homemade Gratitude Tree 

This is a fun way to get the family together and talk about what you’re grateful for, turning all that gratitude into a piece of art! It could even become a family tradition. And, if you have young children, it’s a great activity to show them the importance of reflecting on meaningful moments and expressing thanks. For more project details, check out The DIY Mommy

Make a Thankful Tree - A Kid's Thanksgiving Craft - The DIY Mommy

Photo by The DIY Mommy.