With the fall season just around the corner, you may need to update your home for it. You can’t go wrong with pumpkins. Pumpkins are always a favorite for fall decorating. Their bright orange coloring adds an instant boost of fall color to space. But displaying the same standard orange pumpkin can get old year after year. Luckily, pumpkins are more versatile than they seem at first glance. You can update them by using different colors, textures, materials, and finishes.
Let It Shine!
Sure, you rely on it to hang shelves and assemble furniture, but your drill is also the key to turning the pumpkins on your doorstep into out-of-the-ordinary Halloween luminaries. A candle, in particular, gives a spooky, wavering glow that would be great for Halloween. This design also comes in a white shade, if you want to go even more modern.
White pumpkin would fit right in the light and bright color schemes that popular nowadays in modern homes. It Still gives you a fall harvest feel without pumpkins traditional orange dominating the space. This idea also allows for more creativity.
Shiny Metallic Pumpkins
You only need a metallic paint and pumpkins, you can make a unique decoration out of a plain old pumpkin. Metallic paint turns pumpkins into eye-catching pieces that demand attention from anyone walking past. Metallic pumpkins make a chic addition to any space; the metallic hue makes them look updated and modern, while the high-gloss shimmer adds brilliant texture.
Sew It Up
If you’re crafty and have free time at your hand, you can take your pumpkin decoration game up a notch. First of all, purchase a faux pumpkin at a craft store and add your own designs to the outside of the pumpkin. This method gives you full creative license to add things like sequins, glitter, colored rope or fabric.
The glass pumpkins are a good example for an instant way to go chic with pumpkins by the material they’re made out of. The more unnatural glass texture gives the pumpkin an updated feel. The high-gloss look and unusual coloring also add to the abstract, modern styling. Placing these throughout your room of choice will add design cohesion to your fall decorating.