Reclaimed Wood Pumpkin Fall Decor

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Laura from Finding Home is back ushering the fall in with some adorable pumpkins made from reclaimed wood.  I am not ready to bow to fall yet but my weather yesterday in Indiana was only 70! Plus I am always a sucker for the word “reclaimed”.  These make perfect door decor or even on a mantel or tablescape.   Welcome Laura!

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5 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

The Swede Records crayon pumpkins

While I love the effect of a glowing, scary-faced pumpkin on my porch on All Hallows Eve, I’m not exactly crazy about the slimy, seedy mess that goes along with carving pumpkins.  Plus, a carved pumpkin only lasts for a few days.  I’ve been saving great ideas for making pretty pumpkins without a single knife or slimy seed!  Take a look at these 5 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin that will take you beyond Halloween and into the rest of the fall season.

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5 Ways to Craft with Acorns

Betz White felted acorns

Acorns are the nut, or small seedling, of the mighty oak tree.  Their pleasing, rounded shape, interesting textures, and warm brown tones make them perfect subjects for fall craft projects.  Take a look at this collection of acorn themed crafts I’ve found, and I think you’ll become a fan of the little nuts, too!

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5 Ways to Follow Fall Fashions for the DIYer

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The crisp, cool days of Autumn are just around the corner, which means it’s almost sweater weather!  Fall fashions are some of my favorites.  I can enjoy the coziness of soft corduroys, pretty scarves, and chunky sweaters without having to cover them up with a heavy coat.  If your own wardrobe needs some updates for {…Read More…}