Fall Curb Appeal – Walk Around My Neighborhood

Fall Curb Appeal - 18 gorgeous homes eclecticallyvintage.com

It's just me and my dog Sushi as we stroll around my neighborhood. She loves sniffing everything in her path, licking passers by and finding enormous fallen branches that she tries (unsuccessfully) to drag home. I love the cool fall weather and looking at the gorgeous homes in my neighborhood. Join Sushi and me on our walk for some … [Read more...]


How to Make Plastic Pumpkins Look Real!

How to make fake pumpkins look realistic eclecticallyvintage.com

Remember when I shared my deep, dark hatred for plastic pumpkin pails. Well, that hatred has been brewing inside of me for years and it's finally trickled down to the lowly fake pumpkin ... or funkin as it's called.  Not that there's anything fun about them. So instead of seething with anger any longer, I decided to turn those pumpkins … [Read more...]


Creative Fall Decorating Ideas

Vintage bike in the garden for fall eclecticallyvintage.com

I am always wowed by the creative ways people decorate for the seasons. On Instagram, I asked people to share their favorite fall home decor images using my hashtag - #EclecticallyFall. Can you believe there are over 1,500 photos shared! Here are some of my favorites - although it was hard to choose! If you're on Instagram, I encourage … [Read more...]


Eclectically Fall Home Tour

Fall Chalkboard Printable eclecticallyvintage.com

Fall! It's pumpkin spice latte, jeans and boots wearing, pumpkin pie eating and Eclectically Fall Home Tour time! Three homes decked out for fall every day this week. Make sure to stop by here every day where I'll be giving you a sneak peek at what the other gals have in store and you can hop right over to their blogs to see … [Read more...]


23 Favorite Fall Printables

23 Free Fall Printables eclecticallyvintage.com

Who loves fall as much as I do. Time to retire those flip flops and break out the boots. Goodbye humidity (and bad hair days) and hello leaves crunching under my feet. Last year, I hailed in fall with my vintage corkscrew printables. This year, it's all about the pumpkin. I found this bark pumpkin at HomeGoods and turned it into … [Read more...]


Fall on my Mind and Embossed Metal Leaves

Festive fall centerpiece with DIY embossed metal leaves eclecticallyvintage.com

Just a few more days until September. Which means fall! Which means fall decorating! I'm busily preparing for my third annual Eclectically Fall Home Tour (15 amazing bloggers homes decked out for fall) so I've got all things fall on my mind. Since I love bling and shiny things, I was happy when my pal Martha sent me this slew of … [Read more...]


How to Preserve Leaves

How to Preserve Leaves eclecticallyvintage.com

  Faux is good (think fur) but some things are better when they are 100% real. Take these falling leaves - you probably spotted them in my foyer on my Eclectically Fall Home Tour. They are preserved in their original splendor just like good old Mom Nature intended. How to Preserve Leaves Supplies: *Leaves - freshly fallen (not … [Read more...]


Make It: 3D Paper Pumpkin


  You know I'm a sucker for fall ... I've got my vintage fall decorations decking my house, my ugly plastic pumpkins turned music sheet planters on my steps and my old toolbox centerpiece smack dab in the middle of my table. My girls love 3D movies ... arrows and rocks flying towards us in the theatre.   Distracting when … [Read more...]


Falling for Vintage Fall Home Tour

Vintage Fall Home Tour eclecticallyvintage.com

  My favorite season - Fall.   Boots, jeans, the smell of burning wood, apple cider doughnuts ... and an excuse to decorate! We went in for wild Maine blueberries ... and I came out with this fabulous old sign that was sitting neglected in the grass - $10 and it was making the 500 mile trip home with me! What's better … [Read more...]


10 Wildly Clever Pumpkin Crafts!

10 Wildly Creative Pumpkin Crafts - Like these junk pumpkins in silver pots!

  I can almost smell the pumpkin pie baking and the leaves burning. As you know, I love fall decorating and creating a fun Halloween house for my girls.   So do these creative gals ...   Carlene from Organized Clutter is one of the most creative people I know! Check out her cake pan pumpkins! Gotta love a … [Read more...]