I'm all about that ombre look, so why not bring it into your fall decor and maybe even change up the color scheme this season? Rather than sticking to a traditional red, yellow, orange and brown pallette this season, you can bring in brighter versions as well as colors like pink, peach and coral. These cute, effortless mini ombre pumpkins are fun to make and decorate your home for fall.
Creating an ombre effect is easier than you'd think, and the key to achieving it on something small like a pumpkin is a sponge brush. Continue Reading
Sometimes it’s just more pleasant to paint pumpkins, rather than scooping out all of those gooey seeds. Not to mention, un-carved pumpkins last way longer. So we decided to round up 25 awesome painted pumpkin DIYs for your to try. Here we go!
1. If you’re a designer (or just a color lover!) then these PANTONE pumpkins might be for you. Check them out here. [Photo: Posh Little Designs]
Now that Halloween is over, you may be ready to throw out (or store) the pumpkins you had on your porch. But you can still get some good use out of this seasonal item, as long as it hasn’t been carved. Here are 13 ways to decorate with pumpkins for Thanksgiving and the remainder of the fall season.
We’re only days away from Halloween, so I thought it would be fun take a peek at some super impressive carved pumpkins. You won’t be believe your eyes. And these intricate designs can be recreated at home… some of them even come with tutorials! Keep reading to check them out.
Last week was the Curbly Pumpkin Challenge, where Curbly authors came up with 6 DIY entertaining and decor ideas for pumpkins this Halloween. There were some really fun ideas, including mini pumpkin vases, pumpkin cups (and mugs) for fall beverages, a painted peephole pumpkin idea, and more. Want to see all six ideas?
Here are 6 DIY ways to use pumpkins, in a unique way…
By now, you’ve probably catalogued over one hundred ideas for decorating your pumpkins this Halloween. Traditionally, they sit on the porch to light the way for trick-or-treaters. Why don’t we switch things up this year? Here are twelve unique ways to decorate WITH and use pumpkins in and around your home!
Pumpkins and gourds are fun to decorate with, but are usually just that – decorations. Why not use them for something at the same time? Here are ten creative ways to use pumpkins and gourds as functional decor in your home.
Pumpkins aren’t just for carving this year, and they don’t have to be destined for the trash after Halloween is over. Here’s a DIY use for pumpkins that makes them usable long after Halloween is over and actually makes them functional as well.
Steph from Henry Happened made these useful pumpkin candles that can be used for Halloween parties, fall gatherings, and even the Thanksgiving season.
These pretty painted patterned pumpkins (say that ten times fast!) are inspired by bold textiles like Suzani fabrics, Missoni, and traditional Indonesian Ikat. While the source material may be classic, these pumpkins are anything but!
Alisa Burke created these gorgeous painted pumpkins as a long-lasting and eye-catching alternative to traditional carved pumpkins. While each pattern is unique enough to hold its own, I love the way they look all grouped together! (Although, if I had to pick, the Ikat one is my fave–what’s yours?) Check out more of Alisa’s textile-patterned pumpkins on her blog Redefine Creativity! Continue Reading
It’s officially sweater season–even for pumpkins. Give those dutiful gourds their own yarn-wrapped treatment and warm up your decor in one fell swoop!
Believe it or not, these cozy-looking gourds and pumpkins started their lives as plastic dollar store finds. Jessica from Two Shades of Pink scored a pack of five for $1 then added a few larger gourds to the mix. Using yarn she had on hand and her trusty glue gun, she created one of the most cost-effective, easy, and darling fall crafts I’ve seen in a while! Continue Reading