Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Bring on Fall

I love fall! I like decorating for Autumn probably more than I enjoy adorning the walls and mantle for Christmas. The weather has started to change slightly with cooler days and dreamy nights. I have not been able to stop myself from becoming excited to pull out all my fall decor...and so I did. Not only did I have fun remembering and forgetting all the fall pieces I have, I got ambitious and decided to craft some new ones.

I got all my supplys ready!

Even the kids helped! The wooden circle only $1.19 at AC Moore!

This awesome wooden letters only cost .50 a piece at AC Moore! Can you guess what the letters spell?

Here is my finished pumpkins garland draped across my fall decorated hoosier.
I free hand painted three of these awesome circles...Havest...Moon...Reflects!

The newly painted circles became part of my garland on the the upper staircase.

I added sephia tone prints cut with pinking shears to remember our summer memories.
Lead me O Lord!
I just love how the circle art turned out!

One of my favorite pictures!

I loved the sephia tone prints so much I added them to the hoosier shelves as well!

The finished hoosier!


Michelle @ Sweet Something said...

Oh how sweet that garland is! I think the banister looks fantastic, great ideas!

Polly said...

fantastic, inspiring ideas! thank you!

Tiffini said...

First of all...your verse on your blog header is something my heart needed today :)
Second...just beautiful! Love the garland on the stairs...so different!

Laurel @ Ducks in a Row said...

Cute cute garland! I have never decorated my banister for fall!

Shelley said...

Love all your ideas! Your blog was a blessing & encouragement to me... I enjoyed visiting very much:)

KarenB said...

Your garlands are very creative and original. I think they're very lovely. What a blessing to your family. Thanks for sharing!

Julie said...

Stopping by from the Inspired Room. Cute ideas!

Mandy said...

I love the candy corn! Did you make that?