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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Fall Porch

My front porch is ready for fall! I wish I had about three more feet on each side to decorate, but I’ll make this work! I decorated the cornstalks with ribbon, sunflowers, and metal pumpkin picks and made the arrangement for the front door. The mums look so good right now so I hope they will last a while! It’s cooling off here in Arkansas and feeling more like fall! πŸ€— πŸπŸ‚πŸŒ»


Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Fall Mantel 2020

The mantel is ready for fall!! I made the wreath and hung it on the mirror with a large suction cup from Hobby Lobby. So far so good!🀞 I have had the lanterns up there before, but painted them a lighter color and brushed them with a little antique gold. The leaf banner is from Hobby Lobby but I added a few more colorful leaves to coordinate with everything else. We are enjoying it and the rest of the fall decor! πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸ


Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hello Fall!

Hello First day of Fall! 
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This is a little vignette I created using my new little fall sign from Hobby Lobby. It turned out pretty cute! Oh how I love this time of the year! 

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Autumn Sunflower Arrangement

I sold this pretty fall arrangement tonight! Sunflowers are one of my favorite flowers. I love using them in my fall florals along with berries and different textures. I will be listing more items in my Etsy store soon! 🌻🍁🌻🍁🌻🍁🌻


Saturday, September 19, 2020

Autumn Sunflower Door Swag

I made two of these pretty fall door swags today and will be listing them in my Etsy store soon! The colors are so bright and I am in love with those pretty red/yellow sunflowers. It’s starting to cool off here in Arkansas and I’m loving it! Fall is almost here! πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸ




Friday, September 18, 2020

Owl and Pumpkin Cloches

These cloches are so much fun to change out for the seasons! I found the little brass owls inside at an antique mall a few years ago. They fit perfectly inside!I will be sharing my mantel soon! πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸ 


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Custom Neutral Fall Wreath

I wanted to share this custom neutral fall wreath I made last week. I tend to lean towards the traditional warm colors of fall, but I really love how this turned out! πŸ‚


Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Fall Entryway

I finished my fall decorating this past weekend and will be sharing more photos soon! I reuse my decor from year to year but add in a few new items here and there. I found the sign last year in Dallas and hung it on my mirror with a heavy duty suction cup from Hobby Lobby. They work very well as long as the item is not too heavy. I just love the warm colors of fall! It’s my favorite time of the year! I will share more pic very soon!  πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚πŸπŸ‚


Thursday, September 3, 2020

Fall Floral Arrangements

Have you started decorating for fall yet? I’m going to start next week and I’m ready for a change! I still have bunnies on my mantel...lol. Here is a look at some of last year’s fall florals. I’m anxious to get started this year and ready for cooler temps! 🍁


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Fall Sunflower Lantern Swag

Fall will be here before we know it! I listed some of these pretty rust sunflower lantern swags in my Etsy store tonight and they sold fast. I will be making more very soon! The lantern pictured came from T.J. Max, but you can find wooden lanterns at Kirkland’s and Hobby Lobby. 🍁



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