Fall is the time to make your home feel more cozy and inviting. Layers of texture, decor in earth hues, and carefully chosen accessories are all ways to transition your space for the season. But if you’ve only been focused on how to upgrade your interior for autumn, you’re missing a huge opportunity. There’s no reason not to extend your style outdoors, too. Scroll through to see our favorite fall porch decor ideas. These rustic touches are practical and affordable, making them fitting for your fall decorating to-do list.
A hay bale is a creative way to introduce texture into your fall decor. Instead of placing all of your decorative accents directly on the ground, take advantage of the height that a hay bale offers. Style it with pumpkins, pine cones, dried corn, and more.
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Farmhouse style—a welcoming aesthetic that can give a space a collected feel—is perfect for autumn. Pair pumpkins with rustic and country-inspired touches, like wooden lanterns, a checkered throw, and a twig wreath, and your porch will be ready for the season.
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Balance an eye-catching assortment of pumpkins and gourds with tall planters filled with lush greenery.
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String lights add a playful touch to a porch, while lanterns filled with white candles lend a rustic and sophisticated flair.
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Simplicity never goes out of style. Place a patterned throw on your bench and a few pumpkins on the floor to achieve a stylish, minimalist look.
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When placed in a lantern or another type of decorative container, a collection of white gourds can become a focal point.
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A mix of throw pillows not only makes your seating more comfortable and cozy—it’s an easy way to play with patterns and colors that capture the season.
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If you’re decorating a neutral space, mixing metals is the perfect way to amp up its visual appeal. Try decorative metal vessels and lanterns in a combination of black and distressed silver tones for an Instagram-worthy look.
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Every interior designer understands the power of symmetry. Display a pair of your favorite plants (ferns are a no-fail choice), along with other accessories such as pumpkins, candles, and lanterns, for a picture-perfect fall look.
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If you enjoy decorating with vintage items, like tables or trunks, why not rely on them to enhance your porch? They’re especially useful for adding character to a black and white design scheme.
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Pile on the gourds and mums to make an autumnal spread that highlights the season’s bounty.
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A symmetrical display turns a standard porch into a grand entryway, and welcomes guests with all of fall’s warm, happy hues.
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Dress up a bare doormat with your family’s monogram, and add some polka dots for extra fall flair.
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Silk flowers and faux gourds amplify a lonely window with bright colors you can spot from the curb.
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Pretty-up your pumpkin patch by wrapping sweet, striped ribbons around the squahes’ plump centers.
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String a bunting between a burlap-wrapped wreath for door decor that blends well with the season’s changing leaves.
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Genius move: Place fall florals in pumpkins for decor that ups the ante on autumn style.
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Faux pumpkins are the perfect shape for stacking. Add a personal touch by adding your house numbers to this adorable topiary.
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Show visitors how much you enjoy their company with a weathered sign that welcomes in a big way.
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Outdoor pillows in orange and blue shades morph summer patio furniture into a cozy place to curl up on crisp days.