Fall is definitely my favorite season! However decorating my home for Fall has always been a challenge. I do not like the typical fall colors in my home. I like light, airy pastels....
Most people do not use pastels to decorate for the Fall...but I like to decorate outside the box.
I bring out the furs and chunky throws in whites and neutrals...nothing really unique about that. But they definitely add the warmth and texture without the bold colors.
I love to find branches that are just turning, so they aren't completely orange or yellow yet, but a softer burnt orange with the light green. And then of course white pumpkins. But one of my favorite things to use around the house in the Fall are the red or the brown pears. The color is so soft and muted and I just think pears are the cutest thing!
I love to find pumpkins that are the soft orange color or the grey/blue color. Unfortunately, it's too early here and I have not found any large pumpkins yet.
I found these plates and loved that they had pink in them but still looked so Fallish! So it inspired me to search for accent pieces that had pink in them but still felt warm.
I found several pillows in a soft, warm pink....and although I rarely use pink in my home, I loved that it was a unique way to use a softer color to decorate for Fall.
I FINALLY found a rug that I love in my living room! After all the rugs...solid or patterned, light or dark...that I've tried in here, I realized that it was just the squareness of the rug I hated. I do hate symmetry and straight lines so...maybe that's why. Hmm.
Aqua is obviously a color I love to use. Well it went so well with my burnt pinks and orangy-reds, and I even found a pillow that had all the colors in it!
I found this little wool rug while shopping for fall accents and fell in love! It went with the pillows that I had already found and I just so loved the pattern and colors in it!
Many people don't think of using aqua and pink in their Fall color scheme. But I love to be unique, and I just love my soft, muted colors!
I really hope this inspires you to "decorate outside the box" and come up with unique ways to adorn your home for the season.