Fall Inspired DIY Crafts

Fall is here! Kids are back in school, and the morning air is crisp. For some, it feels like Summer left a giant gaping hole, and for others the coming season just means they can fill that hole with pumpkin spice lattes. So, whether you're grieving summer's departure or celebrating this new season; these inspired crafts are a lot of fun and are guaranteed to put you in an autumn mood.

Maple Leaf Bowl

Bring the outdoor colors of fall inside with this easy DIY bowl!

You'll need:
Artificial Autumn Maple Leaves
Plastic Bowl
Mod Podge Matte
Krylon Triple Thick Glaze
Plastic Wrap

Follow the full tutorial here : http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/home-and-family/how-to/diy-autumn-leaf-bowls

Wheat Wreath/Door hanger

This wreath will add some flare to your front door!

You'll need:
straw wreath form (do not remove wrapping.)
2 one pound bundles wheat
U shaped florist pins
Long feathers of your choice – this DIY calls for "pheasant" feathers

See the full instructions on how to make this yourself at https://www.thehappierhomemaker.com/diy-autumn-wheat-and-pheasant-feather-w/

Door Mat

This doormat is a great DIY for fall! You can opt for stripes like the one pictured below or you can customize it however you'd like, perhaps you have a fall color scheme already in mind?

You'll need:
Sisal doormat
Spray paint
Pieces of "chip board" with straight edges (anything sturdy and solid with a straight edge)

See the how to here : https://liagriffith.com/customize-a-door-mat-for-your-fall-porch/

 

Pumpkin Spice Candles

This candle will have your home smelling like fresh pumpkin pie, and is super easy to make!

You'll need:
Jars
Soy wax chips
Wicks
Vanilla bean
Ground pumpkin spice
^(combination of ground nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger, and allspice)
Ground cinnamon
Knife and cutting board
Bowl and pot
Chopsticks
Scissors

Check out the instructions at https://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/DIY-Fall-Candles-36035140