Fall

I finally got around to taking down the Halloween decorations this weekend. Not that I had many out, but they still needed to be packed away. I did a tiny bit of fall decorating as well. I’m not really in the mood to go all out, but a few little touches were what I wanted.

I had forgotton this pillow that I stitched several years ago, and while it works for both Halloween and Fall, I decided I would put it out now. I completely forgot about it last year. It’s got sort of a primitive feel to it, that I am loving right now. I also bought these two wool felt acorns from a woman in my stitching guild last month. Aren’t they fabulous. I just love them. I bought them to use for decorating, but they can be used as pincushions as well. I’d love to figure out how to make these, then I could make a whole bowl full!
I filled this crystal bowl with acorns of a different sort.

I also brought out my amber glass turkeys for the dining room table, along with my fall table runner.


I keep thinking I want to get out my cakestand and arrange some gourds and mini pumpkins on it as a center piece. I may still do that. It’s worth a try anyway.

Our home feels a little cozier, and I am looking forward to the holiday season.

3 Responses to “Fall”

  1. Nancy says:

    What pretty pictures Michelle! I think that little touches really make a statement, don’t you? The wool acorns are beautiful, and I love your glass turkeys! Nice little pillow too.

  2. Becky K in OK says:

    Your fall decorating is beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Siobhan says:

    Michelle, your decorating is fabulous!! Love it–your turkeys and candles are very tastefully done, and the pillow is adorable. Love the acorns! And hey, your taste in books & movies is wonderful, too. 🙂

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