10 Fall Mantels {home decor}

Here’s how to decorate your fall mantel perfect for the holiday season!  Impressive DIY fall fireplace decorating ideas for any holiday budget.  These Fall Mantel Ideas are perfect for a rustic, natural, contemporary or a traditional home!

Fall Mantels {home decor}

There are 55 Mantel and 52 Fireplace tutorials over on the Tip Junkie Creative Community if you’re looking how to make even more holiday mantel themes with great pictured instructions.

Fall Mantel

Fall Mantel decorating for fall

1.  Fall Mantel {decorating for fall} ~ What better way to decorate for fall than for free?! Brown paper bags for leaves, twigs to make a tree and old boards to replicate a barn door. Add some pumpkins to the mix and you have a beautiful fall mantel with nature’s elements.

Fall Harvest Chalkboard Mantel fall printable

2.  Fall Harvest Chalkboard Mantel {fall printable} ~ Autumn is certainly my favorite season and this beautiful printable says it all. Display it in your entryway or above your mantle to complete your Fall decor. There are five other gorgeous printables to choose from. All for free!

Fall Mantel Decor with Pumpkins and Chalkboard

3.  Fall Mantel Decor {fall decorating ideas} ~ A chalkboard is perfect for creating a dramatic background! A ruffled garland was added to the chalkboard and some adorable hand drawn pumpkins. As the season’s change the chalkboard can be updated.

Fall Fireplace

Fall Fireplace autumn-painted-pumpkin-mantel

4.  Modern White and Grey Fall Pumpkin Mantel {autumn crafts} ~ Less is definitely more with this modern autumn mantel. Tatertots & Jello shows you just how easy it is to recreate using craft store items. Faux pumpkins were painted white and wood letters were painted grey. It makes the perfect contrast and the letters really stand out.

White Fall Mantel

5.  White Fall Mantel ~ A little creativity, and some DIY know how is all you need to decorate a beautiful Fall mantel! By ‘shopping’ other rooms in your home, you can create easy and budget friendly decor.

Fall Accessory Tutorials

DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland

6.  DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland ~ How to make a DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland for the Fall using only a few items including acorn tops, felt, pom poms, embroidery thread, gold spray paint and get assembling. You’ll love how your DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland turns out!

DIY Gold Leaf Pine Cone Garland {fall crafts}
7.  DIY Gold Leaf Pine Cone Garland {fall crafts} ~ Here is a beautiful project that you can leave out all winter! With this great tutorial you’ll learn how to gold leaf pinecones! A little time consuming, but well worth it!

DIY Twine Pumpkins {fall crafts}

8.  DIY Twine Pumpkins {fall crafts} ~ This creative take on a pumpkin is the perfect addition to your Fall decor! Easy to make using a ball of twine and a cinnamon stick! Great next to a few real pumpkins or add a paperclip and make place card holders for your Thanksgiving table!

Fall Mantel Ideas

A Display of Thanks {Fall Crafts}

9.  A Display of Thanks {Fall Crafts} ~ This is a tutorial on how to create jars filled with wheat, spelling THANKS! Perfect to addition to your Fall decor, and a great reminder to give thanks during these Fall months!

Give Thanks Mantel

10.  Give Thanks Mantel ~ Paper mache letters, faux pumpkins and gourds are perfectly displayed on a mantel for fall.

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