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Monday, September 10, 2012

It's Beginning To Look Like Fall

I did some fall decorating over the weekend and thought I would show you a few things I worked on. I put this little vignette together on the island. I wanted to do the layered corn, peas and beans in the vase like I've been seeing on Pinterest and other blogs. I decided to make a floral arrangement out of it using fall florals, berries, and sticks. I was afraid poking everything into the mixture might mess up the layers. However, I poked them through the middle and everything stayed secure. 
 
 
I used a tray to display pumpkins, berries and fall leaves in my entryway.

I added some fall pillows to the sofa and candleholders and apple cinnamon popouri to my end table.

 

More to come soon...
 
Have a great Tuesday! Joining Savvy Southern Style for WUW and The Everyday Home for the Better Late Than Never Fall Party.

27 comments:

Allyson Pecilunas said...

Your fall snippets are so pretty, Kristen! I love that idea of adding an arrangement with the beans, so pretty! Keep it comin!

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Kristen, I love all of your fall accents! Your fall decor is beautiful!

Maria Elena said...

Very, very pretty! I love all your Fall decorations and your pillows are gorgeous!

Brooke said...

Love it!

=)

Brooke

debbies said...

Kristen I have to know where you bought the floral pillow - it's perfect & I've been searching for weeks.

Ms. Redo said...

Your banner is gorgeous, and so is your fall decor! Mary

Jeanette said...

Looks great Kristen!

Becca said...

So beautifully festive, Kristen! Love your splashes of Fall. And, I love how instead of adding a candle, you added a floral arrangement mixed in with the beans! Great pillows ... look forward to seeing more!

Gail said...

All of your beautiful autumn decor blend in perfectly throughout your rooms, even your animal print table! How lovely it is!

Kisha said...

My goodness it's all so lovely but...

I'M NOT READY!

I feel like this summer has just FLOWN by and while Fall is my absolutely FAVORITE time of the year, I feel like I've had no time to enjoy summer at all :( No walks along the river eating icecream. No Trips to the amusement park. No trips to the beach. No anything... really.

*sniff sniff* So as beautiful as your layouts are, it makes me sad! LOL

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Everything looks so pretty Kristen! LOVE that gorgeous floral arrangement!

Nancy @ The Headmistress said...

That arrangement is absolutely stunning! Newest follower here!
Nancy

Ceekay-THINKIN of HOME/Doublewide Decor said...

Looking very fallish...and I adore that little end table...so cute!

Ramblings of a Southern Girl ~ Rhonda G said...

I just love it all! ...very pretty! :)

L said...

Pretty! I like how you placed the flowers in with the dried bean mix.

Nicole Day said...

Kristen, you have such a way with flowers and ribbon. Absolutely love your updates! I also did a couple of Pier 1 containers with assorted beans, etc. Wish I could drop in flowers like yours and have them look like something, haha! Luckily, I can enjoy them with candles. Can't wait to see what you put in the shop next! Cheers, Nicole

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

I love how the vase turned out with the layers, Kristen! I'm glad you mentioned that the flowers did stand up in it, too. I would have been worred about that not working out myself.

Coastal Cottage Dreams said...

Your fall decor is beautiful! Too early for me since it is still in 80-90 temps....Will have to wait for awhile!

Have a great week.

Designs By Pinky said...

Kristen that arrangement is GORGEOUS!!! I am going to try one. IF I get a chance soon:):) I love everything you do. XO, Pinky

Terry Moore said...

Looks pretty...it's fall at my house too so come on over!

Kim said...

I always love seeing your home change for the seasons Kristen. As always, great job!
xoxo,
Kim

House on the Way said...

Gorgeous Fall decorations! Awesome job! I'd like to invite you to share this at my linky party, Twirl & Take a Bow at www.houseontheway.com. I think it'd make a great addition!
Leslie

Shirley@Housepitality Designs said...

Beautiful Fall decor...everything looks so wonderfully cozy.

Kristen said...

Love this idea! Gonna try this!

Melinda Tilghman said...

Beautiful, enchanting works of art can't help but get you in the mood for the upcoming season.

Melinda Tilghman said...

Everything Kristen does is a work o art.

Suzy said...

Such beautiful colors! Don't be surprised if your pillows go missing...just sayin! Thank you for linking this up to The Better Late Than Never Thanksgiving bloghop!

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