As the temperature begins to dip and summer winds down, we’ll exchange hot days by the pool for the enchantingly cozy, crisp fall weather.
While we mourn the last weeks of sunny summer air, dreams of autumn offer a bit of solace – from apple picking to pumpkin carving, and of course, fall hosting.
There’s no shortage of ideas for a seasonal celebration, whether you’re a diehard host or prefer a more laid-back affair. Read on for more!
Host a Boozy Fall Party
With a champagne color scheme and plenty of bottles for popping, give a toast to autumn with a boozy fall party. Here, Ashley Luengo of Modern Glam used pampas grass as a centerpiece, with gold sparkly pears to ground each place setting.
Create Fall Flower Arrangements
From luscious berry-tones to earthy muted blooms, fall foliage makes for the perfect flower arrangement. This year, enjoy the great outdoors and host a flower arranging party.
Host a DIY Wreath-Making Party
Skip the party favors this year and let your guests make their own! This hoop wreath – crafted by Ashley Luengo of Modern Glam – is as simple to make as it is beautiful to display.
Or Opt for DIY Garland Inside
This DIY fresh herb garland -which takes just 10 minutes to make -is the perfect excuse to gather with friends. Plus you can take it home and weave it into your own fall decor.
Gather with a Friendsgiving Party
While Thanksgiving may be the highlight of the season, gathering friends to celebrate with a festive feast is the perfect way to give thanks. Keep it easy and have everyone chip in for a pot-luck.
Throw a Fall Brunch Party
While brunch parties are a foolproof option year-round, the flavors of fall make them even more special. Apple cider mimosas, pumpkin spice muffins, and baked fruit casserole make this spread—crafted by Amanda of Fashionable Hostess—a seasonal sensation.