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Color Your Home with the Shades of Fall

Looking out my window today I noticed the trees – the leaves are a riot of different shades of reds, from deep burgundy to fire engine red. Ditto for the trees whose leaves turn yellow; gold, butter yellow, soft lemon and flame orange. Fall colors are everywhere, bringing with it a wealth of tones and shades. Here are a few simple ways to bring the colors of fall into the rooms of your home.

Bring Fall Colors into the Living Room

 

The living room is where you relax; spend time with your partner; watch TV with the kids or just sit and do nothing for six seconds before you have to make supper. This is the one room in your home that will benefit the most from a pick-me-up of fall colors. Give the room an inviting feel with lots of pillows, a cozy throw or an accent rug in a warm autumn palette.

Lawrence Home Fashions Enchanted Decorative Pillow

Make a comfy armchair or favorite recliner shout “Sit here! Sit here!” with a selection of decorative pillows from Lawrence Home Fashions in rich wine and earth tones.

 

 

 

 

Daniadown Utah Berry Throw

Drape the end of your sofa with the Daniadown Utah Berry Throw. Having a warm blanket close at hand will be a perfect way to keep toasty while watching TV when the nights become a little chilly.

 

 

 
Brink & Campman Area RugsEven if your living room is carpeted, especially in a solid or neutral color, adding an area rug like the Brink & Campman Area Rugs- Himali Collection Aqurel 93303 in front of the sofa featuring the colors of autumn will warm up your toes, as well as the décor.

American Drew Dining Table Set

Bring Fall Colors into the Dining Room

Change the look of your dining chairs to match the season by adding chair covers in oranges or deep reds for a bold  statement or rich neutral colors like taupe, light brown or gray.

Create a centerpiece from found objects straight from nature or place a vase of seasonal flowers like chrysanthemums or carnations in the center of your dining table.

turkish red

Dressing your dining table with table linens in reds, browns or yellows is an inexpensive way to color your dining room in autumn. The richly toned Daniadown Sateen Turkish Red Tablecloth is a perfect example.

Bring Fall Colors into the Bedroom

Bringing autumn from the outdoors into the bedroom adds a naturalistic element to the place most of us think of as a sanctuary after a tiring day. Mixing rusts and soft greens introduces a calming aspect to the room. Oranges and blues with warm undertones give the room punches of color. Medium to dark browns, especially a comforter or duvet, are particularly soothing.

cozy kids 3 piece bedding set

The Cozy Kids Elk River 3-Piece Twin Bedding Set manages to include all of the major colors associated with fall.

Southern Texttiles Bed In A Bag Set

Ideal for a master or main bedroom, the Southern Textiles Elite Collection Wilmington 11-Piece Queen Bed In A Bag Set uses oranges, browns, subtle reds, greens and golds with stunning effect.

Liz Claiborne by Nourison Modern EleganceWith its wine tones and green accents on a neutral background, the Liz Claiborne by Nourison Modern Elegance LH01 Area Rug Collection in Oatmeal creates a look that is textured yet restful and inviting.

Bringing the colors of fall into your home, with autumn’s signature earthy browns, sunflower yellows, pear-tinted golds and pumpkin oranges, celebrates the change of season and mentally prepares us for Thanksgiving and the colder temperatures of winter.

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