Pumpkins make beautiful seasonal decorations both inside and outside of our homes.  They usher in the fall season, they brighten our Halloween porches for our trick-or-treat visitors, and they create a warm and inviting atmosphere for our family and friends.  There is so much more that you can do with pumpkins all throughout your house and yard that goes far beyond carving jack-o-lanterns on Halloween.  Here are some creative and striking ideas for to use pumpkins in your seasonal décor.

      Have you ever thought of framing some elegant white pumpkins for your walls!  Check out this tutorial to create this stunning display.

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Framed Pumpkins

 

      Fall and football go hand in hand so how about creating a football inspired centerpiece with your next pumpkin.  With a little paint and seasonal ribbon, you are well on your way to this fun and funky piece. I couldn’t find the original source but you get the idea!

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      If you have some space on your porch by the front door and an old wheelbarrow you can quickly create this inviting welcome sign

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      A fireplace is a great place for a little pumpkin perfection! I sure am going to try this in my home, it is elegant and beautiful. 

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Fireplace Arrangement

 

      There are lots of colorful flowers still in bloom during the fall season so why not create some natural pumpkin planters for those blooms!  By creating a grouping of them it really ups the ‘wow’ factor.

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      Miniature pumpkins make a great addition to a table centerpiece, and using white pumpkins create a great unexpected twist. I love how midwestliving added a thin garland to tie this centerpiece together. 

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      Pumpkins and spooky spiders make the perfect combination for a great Halloween porch display! 

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    How about using those mini pumpkins that seem to pop up in every store during the fall season as a little front door hanger

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Pumpkin door decor

 

      Pumpkins on pedestals – yes please!

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  Mini orange pumpkins give this seasonal wreath a great pop of color

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Circle Pumpkin Wreath

 

  Use those shepherds hooks for a little seasonal flair

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Interested in more fall decor articles? Check these out: Top 12 Beautiful Fall Wreaths or Nearly Free Outdoor Fall Decor Ideas