Thursday

More Fall

I'm slowly getting my house ready for fall.  I pulled all my fall decor down from the attic today and got to work.  It just puts me in a good mood to decorate for fall, even though it's 100 degrees outside :)  I did a post similar to this last year with my fall decor so if you already saw it I'm sorry.  It was actually the first blog post I ever did, so we'll just say I'm feeling a little nastalgic!  It's a little different and I've made a few additions.  I love these leaves from the dollar store.  I'm not sure they still have them this year, but I hope they do.  They are very pretty, not plasticy like some fake leaves, and the stem is wired so you can easily attach them to things.

So, I started with these leaves from the dollar store and of course if you can't find these exact leaves there's plenty out there you could use.


and spraypainted some sticks silver...I find the more "interesting" the stick, the better.  Meaning the more branches and curves it has the better it looks.


I will probably add a few more sticks just to fill it in a bit, off to the backyard I go!




I also added an extra wreath I had to the tablescape by placing it around the bottom of the vase.  It adds a little more texture and color.


I also added a leaf to the napkin ring at each place setting for an added punch of color...



I found this fun silver pumpkin and gourd at Homegoods last year, I love that place!




6 comments:

Christina said...

This is lovely! I love how the silver vases with the brown candles really add some depth to the whole look! So sophisticated! :)

Sarah @ Hennessey House said...

wow, simply gorgeous.

Their Mommy His Wife said...

I was in my local Dollar Tree yesterday and they had a ton of those leaves in 3 different colors.. Now i have an excuse to go back :)

ypastorswives said...

Love the silver pumpkin. We have a Homegoods down the road and I may have to stop by this weekend!! :)

-Christi

Tiffini said...

I also bought some of those leaves and haven't done anything with them...thanks for the lovely idea! You did a beautiful job...your table is ready for Thanksgiving or ANY Fall party:)

Debbie said...

What a great looking table...love the sticks painted silver, they really make a statement.

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