As summer slowly fades into the sunset and autumn days bring cooler temperatures, it’s time to bring warmer, cozier style into your custom-built home. Simple additions and changes to your
home’s decor and bring a richer feel for fall. Decorating for fall welcomes in a new season and transforms the natural shift from summer to fall.

Color

Color is essential when it comes to fall trends. Burgundy and brown florals, red and orange, greens and browns give a rustic feel. Earthy and neutral colors always add a warm touch for fall,
adding green, brown, cream, and ivory will add a natural vibe to any room.

Other colors to bring fall in this year include:

  • Terracotta tones, reds, oranges, and deep browns add warmth to any room.
  • Blush ads rosy warmth to any neutral room. It’s a perfect accent color.
  • Saturated colors as a focal point add a pop of richness to your rooms, think deep blues, yellows, reds, and greens.

Textures

Along with color, textures create warmth and coziness. Embrace the combination of textures and patterns and create a unique look you love.

A big trend this fall is velvet, luxurious and plush, velvet is a perfect fall texture. Add the trending colors of fall with velvet pillows on sofas and chairs.

Tarnish is also a great way to add texture, distressed and unfinished furniture and decor is trending. Think of rustic-chic, modern farmhouse, this is redefining contemporary designs with soft colors and distressed finishes – just in time for fall.

Keep your home light and airy with wicker, rattan, and cane. These neutral textures work well in any style of home and add visual interest.

Brass and gold continue to trend as a rich texture and add warmth to any room. Think lamps, end tables, photo frames, and other pieces of decor.

Knits are an easy way to add texture and the feeling of fall into your home. Chunky, thick knit throws and pillows in neutral colors are a perfect touch.

Layers of textures in rugs, throws, and pillows along with warm colors will bring coziness and get you ready for the fall season.

Outdoors

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Bring the warmth of fall to your home with simple outdoor decorations. Get creative and bring this year’s warm fall decor trends to the exterior of your home. By adding different elements to your porch or doorstep, you will create a unique and eye-catching space.

Lanterns in different shapes and sizes add warmth to your entryway. Try mixing styles by incorporating tarnished, brass, or rusted-looking lanterns for depth and a chic look. The candles in the lanterns will supply a luminous feature and make your home more inviting.

Fall garlands made with fall leaves, branches, and vines are beautiful, use greens and fall reds and yellows to make a rich garland to drape over porch railings and doors. Along with the garlands and lanterns, be sure to have pumpkins and gords in different colors and sizes. Nothing says fall like pumpkins and gords.

In southeastern Wisconsin, the summers go quickly and the thought of winter can be hard, so creating a cozy transition in the fall, can help you to embrace the change of season.