9 Simple Fall DIY Home Decor Ideas

It’s not too late to decorate your home for fall — one of the most cozy and festive times of the year! With a few crafting supplies, a creative spirit and these helpful tutorials, your mantle and Thanksgiving table will be decked out in no time.


1. Watercolor Paper Leaf Branch Mobile

Watercolor Fall Leaves Mobile

Photos Courtesy of Happiness is Homemade

Let the kids help create an awesome Watercolor Paper Leaf Branch Mobile that leaves plenty of room for creative freedom!


2. Cozy Flannel Coasters

DIY Flannel Coasters

Photos Courtesy of View From the Fridge

Fall is the unofficial flannel season. Make sure your home is adorned in this popular fashion trend by creating some Cozy Flannel Coasters for your coffee mug.


3. Canning Jar Ring Pumpkin

Canning Jar Ring Pumpkin

Photo Courtesy of Yellow Bliss Road

If you have a large collection of canning jars or can make a quick trip to the thrift store to pick some up, turn the jar rings into a rustic Canning Jar Ring Pumpkin!


4. DIY Twig Votive Candle Holders

DIY Twig Votive Candle Holders

Photos Courtesy of Freut Cake

Nothing says fall like the comforting glow of a candle. Adorn your ordinary candles with these DIY Twig Votive Candle Holders for a woodsy accessory you can use throughout the fall and winter!


5. Yarn Pumpkins

DIY Yarn Pumpkins

Photos Courtesy of One Little Project

These Yarn Pumpkins are another simple and fun project the kids will love helping with! Make all sorts of pumpkins in different sizes and colors using yarn, a balloon, pipe cleaners and glue.


6. Framed Gold Leaf

DIY Framed Gold Leaf

Photos Courtesy of Paulina’s Passions

Keep things extra classy and minimalistic with this Framed Gold Leaf project, which simply requires framing a spray-painted leaf! Why didn’t we think of that?


7. Fall Succulent Planter

DIY Fall Succulent Planter

Photo Courtesy of Maison de Pax

Using a pumpkin-shaped container, you can make your own Fall Succulent Planter filled with a variety of small succulents! This low-maintenance planter will make quite the statement this fall.


8. Non-Traditional Fall Antler Wreath

Fall Antler Wreath

Photo Courtesy of Twelve on Main

Add something a little more subtle to your home with this Non-Traditional Fall Antler Wreath, which combines some faux fall flowers with an antler.


9. Wood Slice Owl Ornaments + Owl Tree

Wood Slice Owl Ornaments + Owl Tree

Photo Courtesy of Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls

Why wait until Christmas to bring trees into your home? Make some adorable Wood Slice Owl Ornaments to hang on their very own autumn tree.


Happy Fall!

Which of these projects is your favorite?

Written: Nov 4, 2016

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Holly Ragsdale

Holly Ragsdale

Holly is a content specialist for Danberry Realtors. The Home Sweet Toledo blog focuses on community guides + local events, as well as home inspiration + design trends. Enjoy!