Falling into the Season: Our Mantel

It finally looks a bit like fall around here! While at Trader Joes, I picked up one pumpkin and a couple of mini ones. That seemed to do the trick for getting me motivated. I used a previous post for inspiration. For the rest of the décor I shopped the house. With the use of leaves, burlap, a few more pumpkins, and wine charms, the mantel is now sporting it’s Fall 2011 look. IMG_4481 IMG_4444 My parents had given us wine tags last year from Pottery Barn. There is every letter of the alphabet so I spelled out “Gather” and attached them to the burlap. Hard to see in the photos, but they add another layer that I really like. IMG_4451 IMG_4465IMG_4478IMG_4483 IMG_4429 Sadly, we still aren’t sporting any gas logs for our fireplace {Santa, are you listening?} so I decided it might as well serve as another spot for fall décor. I picked up the glam-pumpy at HomeGoods for $10. I couldn’t resist a little bit of shimmer. IMG_4443-1 I am linking this up to the fall mantel party! You should too. Come join the fun. Sharing with Just a Girl

Comments

  1. says

    You did such a great job! It looks beautiful. And yes, it is inspiring me. Today is the day I will decorate my mantel for fall! ; ) Thanks for the inspiration. : )

  2. says

    Ha ha, you got sucked in by the cute little gourds too! :o)
    I like it a lot. It's not over the top. The chalkboard vase is a cute idea. And the wine charms are soooooo fun!
    Two thumbs up. :o)

  3. says

    oh my goodness! I think I'm in LOVE with this mantel! We're house shopping right now, and our top runner has the cutest fire place. Your fall-scape makes me want to move in RIGHT NOW! Great job!!! :)

  4. says

    Natasha took the words right out of my mouth! I agree….your gorgeous Fall mantle should be in a magazine! You did a beautiful job, Courtney. Love the glam pumpkin and the fun banner. I'm headed out tomorrow to pick up a pumpkin and get going on a little decorating for the season.

  5. says

    The pumpkins in the fireplace look perfect there! Love the blingy one. And what a great use for those wine charms! It all looks fabulous!

    Have I told you we are getting a TJs? And it's within 2 minutes of our house! Yippee!

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