As the leaves start to change and the weather gets cooler, fall is the perfect time to cozy up your home in celebration of the season. Here are three ways to makeover your decor for the fall season and help create a warm, inviting atmosphere for hosting friends and family.
Switch to Warm Colors
One of the easiest ways to give your home a fall makeover is by incorporating warm colors. Use hues like orange, red, yellow, and brown, and incorporate these shades by adding throw pillows and blankets to your existing furniture, changing out towels and linens, or using seasonal rugs and wreaths. Another great idea is to create a cozy nook with these colors in mind. Put a comfortable armchair, side table, and floor lamp in a favorite corner of your home. Add a few throw pillows and a blanket to make it extra cozy. Now, grab your favorite warm beverage and a good book.
Add Natural Elements
Another way to give your home a fall feel is by adding natural elements that represent all the lovely things that this time of the year brings. Consider adding traditional items like pumpkins, colorful leaves, and acorns to your decor. Additionally, you might want to bring in more unique pairings, such as gourds, dried corn, branches, pinecones, and autumn flowers. You can create your very own natural centerpiece by taking a walk through a local park and collecting a basket of natural items that give you autumn vibes. Arrange them on a table or kitchen island.
Use Festive Lighting
Lighting can make a big impact on the overall feel of your home for fall. As the days get shorter, consider using festive lighting to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. You can use string lights on a patio or balcony, traditional or LED candles in the living room, and maybe a lantern or two to add an even more warm and cozy glow to every room. Hang a homemade or store-bought fall-themed wreath on your front door and make it sparkle by adding some delicate battery operated "fairy lights" to welcome guests and create a cozy atmosphere.
By incorporating these ideas and projects into your decor, you can create an amazingly inviting home that's perfect for the fall season. And, by storing your seasonal decor in an easily accessible storage unit, you can keep your home looking fresh and uncluttered all year round. Need storage in NYC? Contact CitiWide Self Storage today to learn more.