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Sunday, July 15, 2012

Fall Inspiration From Pinterest

I know most of you are not thinking about fall just yet. After all, it's the middle of summer and it's hot! However, when your in the crafting business you have to always be thinking ahead. I admit, sometimes it's hard and in the past I have waited until the last minute to come up with seasonal ideas. This year I want to stay ahead of the game by starting early. I have found that Pinterest is definitely the best way to find great ideas for just about everything! I think I am becoming addicted....=0

I have found several great ideas for fall and hope to recreate them in my own version. I really like the corn acting as the container around the fall flowers and berries in this picture.  I might try this!
This picture caught my eye because of the pumpkins hanging from the branches. I also like the birdseed in the vases.
(Picture from bhg.com)

I am in love with birdcages and really like this one dressed for fall.

I like the way these candles look with the fall touches of corn, pinecones and greenery around them. I do this with peppermints at Christmas time. 

(picture from bhg.com)

I really love this! I think we all have a lantern or two we could dress up. I am planning on doing this in my entryway. There is a tutorial on the blog in the link below.

I really like this centerpiece for a fall gathering. It looks like the pumpkins and candles are sitting in a long wooden container. Pretty!


I hope I insprired you to start thinking ahead! There are alot of great ideas out there! To follow me on Pinterest click HERE.

Have a great Monday!





16 comments:

FABBY'S LIVING said...

I love fall and this inspiratons are lovely. Can't wait to start the fall decor! Thanks.
FABBY

Linda Pekrul said...

You've found some beautiful inspiration. Thanks for sharing!

Pinky at Designs by Pinky said...

Kristen, I LOOOOVE Fall too! And I am REALLY looking forwardc to this Fall since that is when we will be moving to our new house!!! I just can;t hardly wait to decorate in the new place. I saved some of these pics anfd plan to DO that lantern! Thanks for the inspiration. XO, Pinky

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Great ideas, Kristen! I'll be looking for Fall decorating ideas on Pinterest myself. I love the first arrangement with the corn, the decorated birdcage and the lantern. I'd like to try a couple of those in my own home.

Susie said...

I'm so looking forward for fall! By that time I will be in our new home and will be able to decorate. I have followed you on pinterest. These are wonderful fall decorating ideas.

Carol said...

I'm thinking about autumn, too! You picked out some great inspiration pins. I'm now following you on Pinterest. Hope you'll follow me, too!

Smiles,
Carol

NanaDiana said...

Oh- You naughty, naughty girl. We are just barely getting real summer here in the Midwest and you are showing me Fall?;>) Okay..I LIKE it! xo Diana

Shelia said...

Hi Kristen! Oh, I love your fall inspirations and I know whatever you come up with will be prettier! You're thinking Fall and I'm thinking Christmas! :)
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Terri said...

Fall?? Very nice arrangements but think fall when it's 100 degrees in July? ;)

The Tuscan Home said...

Fantastic inspiration, Kristen! I like to think ahead, too! All the stores have Fall and even Christmas out already, so it definitely has me thinking. I can't wait to see what you create. xo ~Liz

P.S. When do you begin the fall transformation? ;)

Anonymous said...

Didn't think about FALL at all until I saw your post....I pinned one of your pics....

Glad to hear you had a nice time on your vacation, (nice pedi lol) we just returned from Maine, had a great time, my birthday was over the week-end...lots going on and man is it HOT here, no complaints I save that for our nasty Winters :)

All the best Kristen,
Kathy :)

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

I am still on vacation and clients are already scheduling their trees.....

The last thing I want to think about.

Love the fall things......

Missed you at market...

Suzy said...

Love all this inspiration, Kristen. I pinned several of them. I sure have had the cooler temps of Fall on my mind lately!

American Grown said...

Awome ideas Kristen

Thanks

PAINTORDIG.blogspot.com said...

Fall is my favorite time to decorate, and thisw sure puts me in the mood.

Allen Carlos said...

I really like the first agreement with the maize, the designed birdcage and the lantern. I'd like to try a number of those in my own house.

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