Autumn has to be my favourite month in London. Being surrounded by leaves, wooden twigs, pears and pumpkins what’s not to love about the fall season. With every park covered in a mix of yellow, brown, green, orange and gold colours it’s only fitting to style your interior with as much warmth and beauty as outdoors.
Here are some great inspiration and decorating ideas for every room of your home this autumn.
The lush greenery of the forests is always a calming sight; especially a forest in the middle of autumn. Imagine relaxing in front of one without even having to walk outside! Forest wallpaper murals can provide a lovely imagery of trees in any room of your house. The forest landscape colours in the mural will also compliment the other accent colours throughout your space. A table arrangement of cinnamon sticks, candles and a bunch of dried leaves add a nice touch to tie in with the natural outdoor atmosphere.
Instead of leaving the firewood in a heap outdoors why not make it a great feature in your living room by stacking it in a way that will almost look like an art form. Not only does it make a unique focal point the wood will bring a lovely smell and organic feel to the living room.
A colour scheme inspired by autumnal shades are guaranteed to bring in warmth into any interior. This seasons trend colours are yellow ochre, russet and copper. Yellow rooms makes an eye catching statement that’s irresistibly fresh all year long. If you prefer just to stick to a neutral colour on the walls even just a pop of the sunny hue on some curtains or cushions can instantly brighten the entire space. Consider what art you may place in the room that can also lend a splash of colour to the space. If your space is still looking a little flat russet and copper both make for a stunning feature wall.
If you don’t use copper as paint colour it’s just as effective in your interior as an accent material. Warm, glowing and reflective, copper is a traditional material that is storming back into fashion this season. There are so many exciting new ways to work it into our room schemes. From sheets of copper flanking a kitchen island to traditional brass taps that warm up a marble bathroom, the rich colour of copper adds style and substance to today’s homes. Where chrome or steel might look stark against a black backdrop, copper looks warm and appealing. If your lucky enough to have a fireplace try adding copper sheets at the front surrounding panels. The soft, glowing colour of the copper makes an almost matching frame for the flickering flames, and draws the eye without dominating the space.
Nothing feels more like Autumn then visiting the deer in Richmond park. To bring the beauty of the deer home with you wall mounted antlers will add a stunning touch to any room’s décor. There are also so many resin antler manufacturers, you really can go the humane way. I love the organic shape they instantly give a room, and the natural colours are always a winner. Whether you love or loathe them they continue to be a stunning natural curiosity.
With each new autumn decorative element your sure to make a stylish and inviting home.