Normally, I don’t start decorating for Fall until September arrives, but this year I noticed the leaves already starting to change colors in August.
Maybe, it’s just me noticing weather fluctuations early but it seems awfully soon to see leaves turning red in August. This summers weather has been unusual. Our grass has never looked so green during July and August. We have had an unusual amount of rain this summer, mostly due to thunderstorms. Hail has been abundant too. I posted this pic and a video to my Instagram account a week ago. Isn’t this hail storm nuts?Are you seeing crazy weather too this year, more unusual than normal?
The weather changes inspired me up to start decorating early for Fall. I started with the foyer. I was eager to bring in Fall colors to give the space new life.
Still giddy about my thrift haul, did you happen to read Thrifting for Home Decor, Check Out My Haul and See How I Styled my New Finds? I decorated the foyer with soft pink and blues and it looked so beautiful and romantic.
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Fall Foyer for 2022
As the weather changes, our minds move towards darker tones but we still want our homes to feel cozy and lived in.
To change up the decor for Fall, I made these 10 changes.
1.) Replaced the rug for one with darker tones, like this one HERE. The rugs are inexpensive and I like to have a few different ones on hand for the seasons to switch out.
2.) Added Fall pillows with a touch of color. I use these pillows all year long as lumbar pillows on many of my chairs. During the Fall season, I turn them over to reveal the “Harvest” and bring in that touch of gold.
3.) Added decor with Fall colors that add interest to the table. My mother-in-law gave my husband this eagle statue with a Marine Corp emblem on the reverse side. I love the colors and the size is perfect for the space.
4.) My home decor book is on the table most of the year, turned to different pages that represents the seasons and it adds beautiful color to the table. The yellows and green fit right into my Fall color palette.
5.) Changed the candles from white to rust and added a green glass candle to the top of my books.
6.) Changed out the lamp for one with softer tones and a different pattern. This lamp has a honeycomb pattern and I love the off white color it adds to the table.
7.) Changed the pictures on the wall also to ones with a thick gold rim.
8.) Switched out all the books for ones that have a Fall colored binder cover with darker hues.
9.) Added a small bouquet of salmon colored florals to a small vase on the left side of the table.
10.) Created a large centerpiece with Fall florals. Blues, rose, beige, salmon and a touch of white are my Fall colors this year. But I have a money saving tip for you on how to make a large seasonal flower centerpiece on a budget. I bought all the stems at 80% off. How? The stems are Spring and Summer stems. Yup, I purchased prior season stems at 80% off for my Fall arrangement. The colors are so similar, why pay more for a slightly different tone? Not worth it, the cost savings was too great 🙂 You can shop similar floral on clearance on my liketoknowit app HERE. But you have to shop early to get the greatest savings, before they are gone!
I hope you like the changes made for Fall. Simple and cost effective adding warmth and coziness for a new season 🙂
Below are Links for your shopping convenience –
- Wing Chairs (similar) https://amzn.to/3PKoF8P
- Table https://shopstyle.it/l/bBGf5
- Fall Pillow https://amzn.to/3pKnn2J
- Bud Vase https://shopstyle.it/l/bGeAx
- Ginger Jar https://amzn.to/3rj2b5I
- Marble Tray https://amzn.to/3umgrwg
- Brass Candlesticks https://amzn.to/3ul0d6I
- Chairs https://amzn.to/3xEe89y
- Area Rug (Similar) https://amzn.to/3jOENIO
- Area Rug (similar) https://amzn.to/3PJGCUI
- Wall Pictures https://amzn.to/3jQ7WmP
- Tall Vase https://shopstyle.it/l/bGeDs
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