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9 Best Fall DIY Decor Ideas

Here are the 9 Best Fall DIY Decor and Fall Decorating Ideas to give you inspiration for this Autumn. You will love all these creative Fall Do It Yourself Decoration Projects that you can make right now.

I’ve joined with 8 talented bloggers to share our favorite fall craft projects to give you some budget friendly decorating inspiration.

You will see DIY Fall tableware ideas, wreaths, fun pumpkins, foraged decor and so much more. All of these ideas are easy and inexpensive craft ideas.

9 Fall DIY Projects for Fall DIY Decorating.  Fall Tablerunner, Placemats, centerpieces, wreaths and more.

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DIY Hand-painted Drop Cloth Table Runners

By: The Ponds Farmhouse

I know you love an inexpensive drop cloth project and these DIY table runners were so easy to make. I made one for each of our outdoor kitchen tables in varying lengths and used them for a Fall Cookout.

The hand-painted design is simple and can be painted with other colors to create table runner’s for various seasons.

In addition, you can see how to add a jute tassel to the table runner for an added creative design.

Hand Painted DIY Fall Home Decor for Autumn Tablescape.  Drop Cloth Craft made into a fall painted table runner.

More Fall DIY Tableware

Y’all know that I love decorating a Fall Table and using DIY table decor is such a cost effective way to create a beautiful table setting.

I just shared this Pottery Barn Style DIY Napkin Rings Tutorial on Tuesday. In addition, I previously shared these easy burlap napkin rings and how to make no sew placemats that were inspired by the following tutorial.

DIY Pumpkin Placemats

By Wendy at WM Design House

I just love these adorable DIY Pumpkin Placemats made by my friend Wendy.

She is one of the most creative people I know and she designed these cute placemats for a baby shower luncheon. What a cute way to welcome a new pumpkin into the family.

Be sure to see her full instructions here.

Fall DIY Home Decor Placemats made from burlap.  Pumpkin Placemats for Autumn Tablescapes.

How To Make A Simple Hydrangea Wreath for Free

By: Stacy at Bricks N Blooms

You can’t beat a free wreath. Am I Right?

Master Gardener Stacy Ling knows her way around a garden and instead of letting her beautiful hydrangea blooms fade on the vine, she created this free Fall DIY Wreath.

You will love all of her easy instructions so gather your supplies and follow along on this simple tutorial.

DIY Fall Hydrangea Wreath made with grapevine and free hydrangea blossoms.  Easy DIY Fall Home Decor.

I don’t like to see hydrangeas go to waste either. You may remember that I dried all my hydrangea blooms last summer and used them on my Holiday Dried Hydrangea Christmas Tree last year. There are so many great ways to use hydrangeas in your fall home decorations.

How To Transform A Dollar Store Pumpkin in 5 Easy Steps

By: Simply 2 Mom’s

Don’t you just love that Dollar Store Decor. Well you will be amazed at how easily my friends Anne and AnnMarie transformed a simple pumpkin into this amazing Fall DIY Decor.

This is an easy and inexpensive project that even the kids can get involved in.

Check out this creative project here.

Easy Dollar Tree Pumpkin Tutorial for Fall.  Craft Ideas for Budget Friendly Fall decorating.

If you like the idea of transforming Dollar Store pumpkins, you may also like seeing How to Napkin Decoupage Dollar Store Pumpkins that I shared last year.

How To Quickly Get The Look Of Aged Copper

By: Kelly at The Tattered Pew

I have been obsessed with copper for a few seasons and when I saw this tutorial to age copper, I couldn’t wait to save it for my next project.

Kelly is super talented at DIY projects and gardening. I know you will love seeing all her fall decorating and DIY projects that autumn. She recently moved into a new home and I’ve loved watching her transform it.

DIY Copper Lantern Tutorial for great Fall DIY Decorations and Autumn Decor.

Fall Do It Yourself Decorations

Y’all know how much I love Fall Do It Yourself Decorations and a free tablescape centerpiece is something I’m all about. I shared this DIY Twig Centerpiece Idea last fall and up next is another creative Fall DIY Decoration idea.

How To Make A Dried Wheat Centerpiece

By: Jennifer at Cottage on Bunker Hill

Another of my creative friends is Jennifer. She always amazes me with her budget friendly DIY Projects as well as her creative gardening tips on her blog.

Jennifer shared a detailed tutorial to make this lovely dried wheat centerpiece. I’ve pinned this article and plan to try it myself for my fall decorating. Be sure to check it out for yourself.

Dried Wheat Centerpiece for an easy Fall DIY Home Decor Idea.  Step by Step tutorial.

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How To Easily Fix An Old Patchwork Quilt

By: Lora at Lora Bloomquist

I love old quilts and have found some great deals when they are damaged. I was so happy to see Lora’s helpful instructions on how to fix an old patchwork quilt.

Lora is a trash to treasure lover like myself and we don’t like to see something thrown away just because of a little damaged. You will love seeing all of Lora’s creative repurposing ideas on her blog.

Repair a patchwork quilt with these easy DIY Fall Decor Ideas.

More DIY Fall Decor from Recycled Fabrics

Y’all know I love using scrap fabrics and the following tutorials include more DIY Fall Decorations that are so fun. I shared How To Make This Easy Decorative Pillow from Scrap Fabrics last year and it’s such a great way to recycle old fabric. If you love Recycled Fabric Fall DIY Home Decor, you will love these next projects.

How To Make Fabric Pumpkins DIY

By: Regina at Saved From Salvage

My friend Regina is another Trash to Treasure lover. Today she is sharing how you can make the cutest pumpkins from fabric. Each of her creations are so unique and lovely.

Be sure to check out her tutorial and you’ll also want to see how she has displayed her Fall DIY Home Decor Projects around her beautiful house.

Fabric Pumpkins for Fun DIY Fall Home Decor.  Easy Craft Project.  Beginner Craft Ideas.

How To Make Fall Sweater Pumpkins

By: Jen at Tater Tots and Jello

If you are into recycling and up-cycling, you are going to love my friend Jen’s clever idea. She made these adorable pumpkins from recycled sweater sleeves. They are so perfect for fall decorating.

They are so precious and I love the texture of the different designs. You will also love how easy this project is to make so be sure to click over and see Jen’s full instructions.

Fun recycled fall decor.  See these Fall DIY Decorations made from up-cycled sweaters.

I hope you enjoyed all the fabulous Fall DIY Home Decor Projects and that you are inspired to start creating your own Fall DIY Decorations.

Thanks for stopping by and I look forward to sharing my next adventure with you!

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Fall DIY Decorations - Easy Crafts Ideas for Autumn. Pumpkins, tableware and more.

Sandi Thompson

Thursday 15th of September 2022

Rachel, all I can say is wow! Thank you for all the inspiration with so many ideas I want to try. Am also working my way through your library of past posts for the coming holidays. I don't want to miss any great ideas. So happy I found you on line!


Friday 16th of September 2022

Sandi, Thank you so much for your sweet compliments and words of encouragement. You are so kind to share this with me.

Kim | Shiplap and Shells

Sunday 14th of August 2022

Oh my gosh, Rachel. There are so many amazing ideas here! I love your tablecloth. It's perfect for a Thanksgiving feast.


Sunday 14th of August 2022

Kim, I'm so glad you liked this tablecloth.

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Saturday 13th of August 2022

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Saturday 13th of August 2022

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Saturday 13th of August 2022

KariAnne, I appreciate this so much.

Jennifer Howard

Thursday 11th of August 2022

Thanks so much for organizing this Rachel!!!


Saturday 13th of August 2022

Jennifer you are so welcome.