Mercury Glass Pumpkin

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Kimberly from A Night Owl Blog loves all the mercury glass décor that’s been around lately but needed to find a way around the expense. The answer? Krylon’s Looking Glass spray paint! A few light coats to the inside of an item, like Kimberly’s inexpensive glass pumpkin, results in a beautiful mirrored finish on the outside!

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Dictionary Page Pumpkin

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Like Jessica from A Smith of All Trades, you may prefer to skip right over the Halloween decorations and stick to fall. When Jessica wanted some inexpensive décor for the season, she grabbed a few foam pumpkins from the dollar store. With some old dictionary pages and Mod Podge, she gave them the more subdued autumn look she was after.

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Jack-O-Lantern Chandelier Shade Covers

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Ahna from Easier Than I Thought was inspired to make her chandelier shades more festive for Halloween by covering them with paper jack-o-lanterns. Her daughter loves seeing the friendly, glowing faces! Ahna suggests getting your kids in on the action of designing cats, witches, or jack-o-lanterns with different expressions.

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Grapevine Pumpkins

DIY Pumpkins with Grapevine

I felt a little giddy last night when I walked outside and felt a definite chill in the air, a sure sign that fall is upon us. Laura from Inspiration for Moms loves decorating for fall and has already added a natural touch to her pumpkins with some grapevine. I love how you can get so many different looks with the twine, especially the little curlicues {smile}.

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Pumpkin and Moss Fall Wreath

Melissa from 320 Sycamore shares a tutorial for a beautiful fall wreath that deviates a little from the typical assortment of brightly colored leaves. Melissa glued moss to a wreath form she’d salvaged from her neighbor’s garbage the previous year and then added lots of little pumpkins. The icing on the cake is the burlap [...Read More]

Wire Pumpkin Potpourri Holder

It is now officially fall! If you’ve been holding off on your fall décor, you officially have the green light to break it out! Deneen from Dreaming in Color created her own wire pumpkin potpourri holder using chicken wire, basket reeds, and jute. She filled it up with pumpkin scented pinecones. Ahhh… don’t you love [...Read More]