Fall Door Decor


Well once again it's raining here so I can't show you my front stoop all decked out for fall, but I can show you the wreath that I made for the door.
A door that's lovingly covered with toddlers fingerprints.
I've given up on it ever being clean!


I bought this metal door hanger on clearance at Target a couple of years ago.
But when it's hanging on the door and it gets a little windy it bang, bang, bangs against the door driving me mad! Cute, but not functional doesn't work for me. But it makes it a great candidate for re-purposing.


I bought this adorable flower trim at the fabric store.
It was a bit too white to go with the antique look of the rooster, so I dyed it using tea.
The gray background is giving the tea dyed flowers a bit of a weird coloring in this photo, but you'll see how well they match in the next picture.


See how pretty the flowers and rooster look together!


I used some burlap looking ribbon to make some leaves for the flowers. Everything was hot glued onto a grapevine wreath. The wreath hangs from a suction cup hook on the glass door, but I like the look of a wreath hanging from a ribbon. So the ribbon is just for show.



I do like the rain, but I hope the sun comes out this weekend so I can load up on pumpkins and show you the front of the house. :)





freckled laundry





22 comments:

  1. This is so pretty! And I LOVE that chair too! AND the pillow in it! Sooo pretty!

    Lou Cinda :)

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  2. What?? You didn't want to get soaked in the rain to give up a photo??? Love the wreath! I've always wanting to try staining with tea but never worked up the courage to try it.

    Can't wait to see your actual front porch!! :)

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  3. The Rooster is very fun. Love the wreath, and I also love that grain sack pillow, it all goes together so nicely.

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  4. The wreath looks great and what a beautiful vignette you created around it! Martina

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  5. So pretty, Lisa. Love the flowers and how feminine and pretty they are.

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  6. Everything is so lovely. I'm wanting that pillow!

    hugs
    Sissie

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  7. Cute Lisa!
    Love your chair, pillow and your wreath:-) you are such a creative girl!
    xoxo,
    Shellagh

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  8. I love your wreath!! It's gorgeous.

    Kathy

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  9. Lisa, Your wreath is so pretty! I love the rooster in the center! The cane chair and pillow are beautiful too.

    xoxo
    Amanda

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  10. This is beautiful! Aren't kids fun??

    found you from Air your laundry Friday!

    Have a wonderful weekend,
    Jessica

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  11. Oh my Lisa - aren't you something. That wreath is just too cute.

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  12. ...so very charming!
    what a lovely wreath:)
    xo, Rosemary

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  13. That looks so good, Lisa. I love the rooster.

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  14. So pretty! I love the flowers on it! Have a great weekend! Xo

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  15. Lisa,
    So very pretty...your wreath,the vignette...including that amazing door...and those precious fingerprints!
    ~Lynne
    [w/L]

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  16. I love it Lisa, what a great idea. The tea-stained ribbon turned out beautiful!
    I am so glad that the rain has gone and I hope you are enjoying this beautiful weather!!
    xoxo

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  17. Ohh thats so beautiful. what a gorgeous wreath.So beautifully displayed too
    Hugs June xxx

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  18. I love this, Lisa! Thank you for linking up!

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  19. I always love everything that you create! Thanks for sharing on such a beautiful blog!

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