It’s officially the 1st of October! I don’t know about you, but I don’t really feel like it’s really Fall until October hits. (It also helps that my birthday is in October.) And maybe you’re not quite in the fall seasonal mood, either! But a change of scenery can change that, only a few bucks here and there can help you update your home decor! Check out these frugal fall decorating tips to bring the feeling of the season into your own home.


One of my favorite things about fall is the changing colors of the season. Purples, rusts, golds, deep greens, browns — really warm colors that can freshen the look of your home! Here is House Beautiful’s color choices inspired by the fall, as well as some fall-inspired color schemes!

How do you brings these colors in while you’re on a budget? Toss pillows, throws, and area rugs are easily interchangeable and can incorporate fall colors in your room as well as tie in your standard furniture, if you choose the right colors!

Natural Elements

You can bring the outside in with whicker or rattan furniture, along with some great statement pieces filled with dried flowers. I found this simply gorgeous cinnamon stick votive you can make yourself to bring in more natural elements!


You can bring in textures with your area or runner rug, your napkins and napkin rings, curtains, textiles, etc. There are so many home accessories you can buy or make yourself that brings in that extra texture that makes your home feel cozy. Check out some fall-inspired home accessories here.

And when all else fails, copy and paste fall decorating ideas.

Have any other frugal fall decorating tips for our readers?

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