Fall can be the perfect excuse to put your creative side to work. Sometimes it can be difficult to find the best Fall decor at an affordable price, so why not make it yourself?
Seasonal decorations tend to be really expensive because they’re available at the stores for just a short period of time. So if you’re not willing to pay $50 for a plastic pumpkin, this post is for you. Try these ideas instead!
If you DIY your Fall decorations, you will make sure no one else has the same decor as you. It can also be a fun activity to do with your friends and family and an easy way to practice your crafting skills.
These are 10 easy Fall decor ideas you can make for cheap. Most of the items and materials needed can be easily found on Amazon or at dollar stores, or you can also use stuff you already have at home if you want to be more sustainable (and save more money).
15 Affordable & Original Fall Decor Ideas
1. Fall Inspired Doormat
This is a really cute fall decoration to add to your porch. This Fall inspired doormat will make you feel cozy even before you get into your house, and it can also be a great way to welcome your friends and guests!
If you combine it with some orange flowers and cardboard pumpkins you will create the perfect Fall mood.
2. «Hello Fall» Sign
This chalkboard will give a vintage touch to your home. If you’re looking for a rustic vibe but also want to keep things pretty simple and minimalistic, this is for you. You just need a chalkboard and a Fall leaves garland to make this amazing piece.
3. Pumpkins Centerpiece Fall Decor
Just as simple as putting some small white pumpkins into a glass vase. Instead of filling it with flowers, you fill it with your favorite small Fall pumpkins and Fall leaves and that’s it! You get the cutest Fall inspired centerpiece.
4. Spooky Pillows
Pillows are the easiest decor items. You just have to throw them on your bed or your couch and they will add a really seasonal touch to the room. You can change your regular pillows for some Fall themed pillows: try to use Fall colors like brown, black or orange to get in the mood!
5. Fall Glitter Pumpkins
This is the most stylish Fall decor ever! You just need a few fake pumpkins that you can get for a really cheap price on Amazon and gold glitter. These Fall decorations will require you to get a bit more crafty, but they are really easy and simple to make.
You just need white pumpkins, gold glitter, and regular white glue.
6. Farmhouse Fall Mug Holder
Make your mornings as spooky as possible with this Fall decorated tray. You just need a wood tray and some Fall themed cluttery to create this small mug holder that can also work as a centerpiece.
7. Leaf Mason Jar Candle Holder
These mason jar candle holders are a small detail to add to your living room or your bedroom side table. You can light them in the evening or night time while you watch a movie to create a Fall essence in the room. The warm tones of the leaves will make everything feel cozier.
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8. Wood Boxes and Sunflower Wreath
Another great way to welcome Fall and your guests is by creating your own Fall corner. You can use your home porch to add Fall decorations and let the neighbors know the spooky season has begun!
9. DIY Painted Pillow
If you’re feeling crafty but you don’t want to do anything too complicated, you should try this DIY. This painted initial pillow is sooo easy to make. You just need black paint (or whatever color you prefer) and a pillow. A burlap pillow will give it a rustic vibe, but you can use any type of pillow. If you want to be more sustainable try reusing an old one to give it a second life!
10. Painted Mason Jar Candle Holder
This painted mason jar might seem a bit more complicated, but it’s actually pretty simple. All you’ll need is a Fall leaf mold to place over your mason jar so that when you spray paint it the leaf shape will be the only spot where you can see through the glass. Add some coffee grains and a candle inside the jar and you’ll get this cool effect!
11. Lighted Fall Pumpkin Basket
All you need is a bucket planter, some fake leaves, and pumpkins and a fairy lights string to put up this amazing piece. Try placing it on your porch or your living room!
12. Candy Corn Bottle Centerpiece
To make this beautiful Fall centerpiece you just have to reuse three plastic or glass bottles and spray paint them. Use a white, an orange, and a yellow spray to create this beautiful candy corn effect! You can place them on a plate and put some real candy corn underneath to match the bottles, and you can even add a few Fall leaves.
13. Porch Fall Decor
Mix this Fall wood sign with pumpkins and leaves to create the perfect Fall corner. The straw bale also adds a farmhouse vibe to it, which goes perfectly with the Fall mood.
14. Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder
Small details make the difference. Try putting some sticks around your candles to give them a more sophisticated look. Light them up while eating dinner and you’ll create the coziest atmosphere!
15. Candy Corn Jar Candle Holder
If you want to decorate your house for Fall season but you want to keep things simple and minimalistic, take a look at these candle holders. You’ll need a glass vase, regular candles, and candy corn.
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