Thursday, August 20, 2015

DESIGN INSPIRATION: THE FRONT DOOR (FALL)

The weather here the past few days has been absolutely gorgeous!  This morning it was in the mid 60's and sunny when I walked Michael to school, and then upper 70's and sunny in the afternoon when I picked him up.  There is that crisp, cool feeling in the air and I love it.  It definitely has me in the fall mood.

Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year, and I absolutely love all of the gaudy pumpkins, skeletons, witches, spider webs, etc... I look forward to decorating for Halloween all year long.  Probably my favorite space to decorate, and the one I spend the most time on - is my front door.  My husband hates hates me every year at this time, because one of my favorite decorating items to use at the front door are the bales of hay.  Last year I came home with three of them...they made a mess of my car and driveway - but screamed "fall", and set the stage for the pumpkins and lanterns.  I have to admit, last year I did tell him I would never buy the hay again - it sucks after it has been sitting out in the weather for a month or so, and soaks in all of that rain water...they are SO heavy to move.  Oh well - I am so buying them again!

Probably my all time favorite fall door inspiration is this photo from Pottery Barn.  It is the ultimate front door decor for this time of the year.  I just love that leaf garland around the door....ahhhh.....

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I also die over this one from Martha Stewart.  Do you think they dyed those leaves to match...?;).

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Really love the muted tones in this set up.  It all complements the door and house colors so well.

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This one is simple, yet still makes a statement with the matching colored mums.  

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Here is another Pottery Barn classic....classic....classic....only words I have for this - oh and gorgeous.

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This last one is so polished, and pretty.  I love how the black door compliments the orange and reds, as well as the brown tones from the stalks on either side of the door.  Stalks are another favorite of mine.

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I am hoping this weekend I can have some time to start my fall shopping...can not wait.   

Please share your fall front door decor with me using the hashtag #glgbeautifulhome on IG - I will post photos of anything good I find while searching:).

Shelby









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