Update your fall decor with Harvest Hues
The color experts at Krylon, curated a palette called “Indigenous” as part of its 2012 color trends, which includes hues that are perfect for the fall season.
This palette includes earthy shades of green, like Hunter, Citrus and Fern; as well as a warm, gray neutral called Pebble, and warm reddish accents, like Burgundy, that are great for seasonal decorating.
Warming indoor accents
As the weather gets cooler, add colorful blankets and throws in different weaves to add interest to your existing furniture. Engage all your senses by incorporating scented candles throughout your home – fall staples like apple, caramel and cinnamon will make every room more warm and inviting.
As a focal point in living rooms, the mantel is an ideal location to display your new beautiful fall creations. Adding lighted elements, like lanterns or candles, can also bring additional warmth to the room. Don’t have a mantel? Let your dining table be made over to display your seasonal decor pieces.
Welcome your guests
Once your indoors are looking grand, focus on outdoor elements, such as the front entry and deck, to create a welcoming feel for holiday guests. Easily transform boring, clay pots with a few coats of spray paint; try one of the season’s richest colors, like Hunter Green, for a woodsy feel. Add fall color of succulents and mums in gold or purple and place . Continue your makeover with a new door mat and wreath on your front door. Not only will you increase your home’s curb appeal, you’ll also show guests that they’re welcome in your home.
Don’t wait until December to begin decorating for the season. Fall is the perfect time to make an impact and showcase your design style and vibrant new seasonal colors throughout any area your home.