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American Farmhouse Style • OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2023 VOLUME 8, ISSUE 5
Get More Online • Get more fall inspiration this season from our upcoming web features.
The ALMANAC • Set yourself up for a cozy season with these ideas.
Quick Fix: Pumpkin Edition • Jazz up your fall décor with these pumpkin-inspired decorating ideas.
DIY FALL Wreath • Create an autumn wreath for your front door to welcome the fall season and smiling guests.
Fall Favorites • Freshen up your home with these picks.
Stylish Silver • Add eye-catching detail to your fall décor with vintage silver flatware.
INSPIRATION Delivered to Your Front Door
Antique Advertisements • Add history to your farmhouse décor with handmade English advertising pots.
Light It Up • Take tips from our Brand Ambassador on how to update strategic lighting to work better with your home and fall décor.
Southern Fall Charm • Use natural elements, antiques and DIY projects to bring your outdoor fall spaces to life.
SEASONAL MOMENTS • Here are Rhonda’s top tips for styling well-balanced, attractive outdoor fall vignettes.
The Magic of Fall • This DIYed Idaho home has the perfect blend of rich tones, vintage finds and soft textures for the autumn months.
DECORATING WITH PUMPKINS • Five tips for decorating with fall’s finest natural ornament.
HOSTING AT HOGWARTS • Throw the most magical event of the year with a Harry Potter-themed fall party.
EASY BUTTERBEER RECIPE
Historic Homecoming • This West Virginia riverside farmhouse was built in 1815, passed down through generations of the same family, sold due to financial constraints and has now come back into the family to get another lease on life.
TIPS FOR RESTORING A HISTORIC HOME • You never know exactly what you’ll find when you jump into a historic restoration. Here are three top tips from preservation architect Seth Ballard of Ballard+Mensua Architecture.
Fall for Romance • This farm cottage in Utah combines fall farmhouse staples with romantic flair for a signature look.
FALL ENTERTAINING TIPS • Use Emily’s top three tips for creating an enjoyable outdoor fall gathering.
DIY FALL WREATH • A wreath is an easy addition to your fall décor. Emily uses a wreath with greenery as a foundation and then adds elements specific to the season. Here’s how you can make one yourself.
Cool Waters • A Florida farmhouse embraces the onset of autumn with seasonal touches, even amidst warm Southern temperatures.
DIY SIGN DESIGN • Victoria uses a variety of vintage and vintage-inspired signs in her décor. If you have a sign that you no longer like, donʼt discard it. Instead, upcycle the piece with your own message. A custom-created sign is especially effective for incorporating seasonal themes that might not be easy to find in a store. Here are several ideas.
FALL TABLESCAPE 101 • To create her fall tablescape, Victoria started with a vision of pumpkins stretched along the dining room table. Here’s how you can make this vision a reality in your home, too.
WARM WEATHER FALL DECORATING TIPS • It can be challenging to decorate for autumn while living in a warm climate. If you live in a warm area like Florida, California or Texas, here are tips from homeowner Victoria Waters on how to make your home cozy.
Rental Refresh • Vintage fall décor and creative DIY touches turn this Chicago military house into a cozy autumn haven.
EASY TIPS FOR RENTAL...