Fall decorating ideas can be inexpensive when you use nature items. Fall is a great theme to bring into your home decorating; these nature items make wonderful fall decorations. This article will discuss several fall decorating ideas for the home using nature items.
An easy nature garland can be made using ribbon, a hot glue gun, glue sticks, scissors, and a variety of nature items. Sticks, acorns, pine cones, vines, evergreen branches, berries, and leaves are all perfect for this decorating idea. You can choose to use many different materials or a select few depending on your tastes and availabilities.
Start by cutting a long piece of ribbon. Then lay it out on the work area. You may want to cover your work area with newspaper ahead of time. Then lay the nature items along the length of the ribbon in a pleasing pattern. Slowly start at one end and glue each individual piece to the ribbon, Remember to leave about 6 inches of ribbon free on the end to hang the garland. When the glue has cooled you can start decorating your home for fall.
Nature Door Hanger
A fall themed door hanger is a decorating idea that is creative and one of a kind to create. For this craft you will need pine cones, cardboard, leaves, ribbon, scissors, acorns, a hot glue gun, and hot glue sticks. Start by cutting a piece of cardboard into a rectangle about 12 inches long and 6 inches wide. Then glue an acorn in place in the center of the cardboard.
Surround the acorn with pine cones in the shape of flower petals. Then place leaves under the edges of the flowers to look like the flower’s leaves. Glue the leaves under the pine cones. Then glue the pine cones on top of the leaves. Add more leaves and nature items to the cardboard until it is completely covered. Cut a piece of ribbon and tie it into a loop. Glue it to the back of the cardboard to hang this fall themed decoration in your home.
An easy fall decorating idea is a fall centerpiece. For this craft you will need several large pine cones, a large pillar candle, acorns, and a glass jar or vase that is larger then the candle. Start by placing the candle inside the jar. Then surround the bottom with pine cones standing straight up. Add the acorns in between the pine cones to hold everything in place. This nature centerpiece is a quick and simple way to add fall to your decorating ideas.
Using nature items in fall decorating ideas is the perfect excuse to venture out into the crisp autumn weather and enjoy the vibrant scenery. Try these nature crafts for your fall decorating ideas, and you will love bring this look into your home.