Everyone surely feels excited to decorate their house for Autumn. This can be the time for you to expose your creativity and let your imagination comes into reality. When it comes to decorations, using pumpkins will definitely on top of the list. There are many ways on how you can be able to use pumpkins in designing your house even if you don’t have decorating skills. You can look for ideas online from an expert florist or you can simply use your imagination on how you can make these pumpkins stand out. The good thing about pumpkins is that you can always make them look stunning anywhere and you can also find them with ease. Listed below are some creative ways of decorating your house with pumpkins.
Creating a stack
One way for you to get ideas when thinking about how to design your house with pumpkins is by visiting various antique shops. You can create a stack of pumpkins on different colors. You can also add hay in between the pumpkins or simply place the pumpkins in a bucket or an urn. Placing them on a bench or table can also be catchy. Smaller pumpkins can be aligned in stairs or can be used in a place setting.
A unique favor for the guests
If you are inviting your friends for a dinner at home and you would want them to take something home, then why not decorate their plates with pumpkins? Aside from that, it can also be a stylish way to style the table.
Line pumpkins in steps
If you want to offer your guests a welcoming atmosphere then you can line up pumpkins outside or inside your house along the stairs. It would be more beautiful if you’ll include lanterns on top of the pumpkins that will surely look catchy at night and will brighten the place. It makes the place a little cozy and relaxing with a romantic touch.
A vintage scale and a pumpkin
Another unique way to use pumpkins as decoration at home is by placing them on top of a vintage scale. You can put a pumpkin or two on top together with other stuff. If the scale you have is flat on top, then you can look for a bowl where you will place the pumpkin.
Pumpkin in a cloche
One way for you to make pumpkins become noticeable and have a sophisticated appeal is by putting them under or inside the glass cloche. It is also a good idea if you’ll gather smaller pumpkins and put them under a dome.
Mix and style
You don’t have to feel afraid of mixing a group of pumpkins as long as you can find something that will connect them to each other. You can mix pumpkins in different shapes but with the same colors or pumpkins in different colors but the same in size.
Line colored pumpkins in a mantel
Arrange different-colored pumpkins in the entire mantel while you accentuate them with flowers and pinecones. This can easily get the attention of your guests especially if you can find a perfect place that you know can easily get people’s focus. For those who don’t have a mantel at home, you can line these pumpkins at the center of a dining table or on a shelf.
A bowl of pumpkins
A bowl filled with pumpkins can be so nice while you can add pinecones, leaves, and berries. It can be a perfect display to have a green pumpkin and gourds. This is when you will surely realize that simplicity is beauty.
Pumpkins in candlesticks
If you are thinking of a fall display wherein you can be able to create height, then you can simply place pumpkins on candlesticks. You can use candlesticks in the same height or go for a variety of lengths and sizes if you want a bigger display.
Layered pumpkins on books
Glittered pumpkins will definitely stand out but it would be more attractive if layered in a stack of books. You can complete the display if you will add some glittered leaves and green straw that will surely make the color of the pumpkins visible.
The Popularity of Pumpkins on Fall
When fall is fast approaching, the first thing that will come to people’s mind is decorating pumpkins. You don’t have to be good at carving to design your pumpkins because you can already make them stylish by coloring them or even by doing nothing. You just have to know how you will arrange them in your house that will make them look catchy. Pumpkins are known to have a classy and cozy appeal making them perfect for fall or as a symbol for Halloween.
The popularity of pumpkins being used as a lantern started by a guy named Jack who is an Irish farmer. Even up to these days, you will still see people making their own lanterns for Halloween. These pumpkins normally have scary faces that are said to keep the evil spirits away. However, it doesn’t matter if you’ll carve the pumpkins or not because they are still considered to be a tool of protection. Yet, if you want to go for something stylish to decorate your house for the fall, then you can simply get ideas online where you can surely find creative ways on how you will carve your pumpkins.