Fall is an awesome time, full of leaves, pinecones, pumpkins and several holidays that we all love. It’s here and we need some décor to welcome it, and there’s nothing better than a garland. A garland is among the most traditional and popular decorations for every season and holiday. Rush to the shop to find garlands you like and welcome fall, or better make a couple of fall garlands for your home, for outdoors and indoors and for various occasions. They can be made of fabric, paper or some natural supplies like leaves, pinecones or acorns, most of them work for Thanksgiving and Halloween, too, and some of them can be used for winter holiday decor. Let’s have a look at the most popular ideas.
Fabric is a very easy material to work with, and you can make lots of different banners and garlands using it. Cut fabric and make an easy fabric tie garland in the colors you like, or make tassels in fall colors and then attach them to a string. Take burlap and print apples or pumpkins or make a fabric banner in fall colors. If you are ready to spend some time sewing, you can take felt and sew some apples, leaves or pumpkins and then attach them to a string as a garland.
Paper and cardboard are the best materials for making any kind of garlands and banners. Cut out pumpkins, apples, leaves and letters and attach them to a string. Know origami technique? Use it to make pumpkins and apples and then make a garland. Fold some paper to make fall-inspired pieces, add letters and voila, you have a garland! Ask your kids to join to make these garlands of paper and cardboard.
Fall Leaf Garlands
Got some leaves from outside? Preserve them and make a cool garland! Add lights to make it more festive and your space cozier. If you want something long-lasting, take silk leaves and just attach them to a string, add pinecones and acorns to get a more fall-like look. Of course, you can spray paint them in some cool color like gold or copper and receive a very stylish piece.
Pinecones And Acorns
Gather real pinecones and acorns and use them for garlands. You can spray paint them or leave them as they are and just attach, this is a natural and beautiful decoration. Mix pinecones of various sizes and acorns, which can be also made of wood or felt. Soft felt acorns are sure to bring coziness to the interior. Let your kids have fun making these garlands! What’s great about acorns and pinecones is that they can be also used for Christmas and winter decor, especially if you gild them.