Aug 24 2023
Getting your home ready for Fall (Vegas Style)
Welcome to another engaging episode of The D-List, your go-to weekly mini show that delves deep into the world of design. Join your hosts, Jason and Debrae, as they unwrap the beauty of transitioning your living space for the enchanting season of fall.In this episode, Debrae, the design connoisseur, takes you on a captivating journey through the art of preparing your home for the cozy embrace of autumn. Discover the secrets to seamlessly bringing the vibrant outdoors inside, as Debrae reveals a palette adorned with neutral hues, sepia tones, warm ambers, and the captivating shades of pumpkins. But the transformation doesn't stop at color; it's a tactile experience too.Jason and Debrae elaborate on the textures that define fall, sharing insights on incorporating suede pillows, luxurious velvet cushions, and snug woolen rugs. And what's the fall aesthetic without that essential 'chunky throat'? Debrae explains the allure of this cozy element that elevates the comfort of your space.As the daylight wanes, the hosts illuminate your fall evenings with their expertise in crafting an inviting atmosphere. From the soft glow of candles to the modern allure of LED light strips, the episode unfurls a spectrum of lighting ideas. Lanterns and string lights play their part, fostering a sense of warmth and togetherness.Drawing on personal experiences, Jason reminisces about the scents that define fall, evoking nostalgia for those classic fragrances that capture the essence of the season. Whether it's the allure of cinnamon, the crispness of apple, the warmth of pumpkin spice, or the earthiness of cedar, the hosts guide you through the sensory journey of fall.Want more? Debrae has curated an array of suggestions and recommendations, all neatly tucked away in the episode's description. You can also find these valuable insights on her website, Debraelittleinteriors.com.So, if you're ready to embrace the enchantment of fall and infuse your living space with its captivating spirit, tune in to The D-List. Let Jason and Debrae be your trusted companions on this design adventure.Additional Materials TRENDS TO STYLE YOUR HOME FOR THE FALL: 1. START BY ADDING WARM NEUTRALS COLORS LIKE IVORY, BRONZE, SEPIA, AND AMBER NEUTRALS TO YOUR HOME. GO WITH A WOOL OR LEATHER AREA RUG, VELVET CUSHIONS AND SUEDE PILLOWS, AND PAINT AN ACCENT WALL. 2. TOSS IN A NATURE INSPIRED COLORS A CHUNKY THROW IN MOSS GREEN OR PINE GREEN, SMOKY BLUE, AND STONE GREY TO CREATE A COZY AND INVITING ATMOSPHERE. 3. BRING IN WARM GOLD, BRASS OR BRONZE PICTURE FRAMES AND WALL MIRRORS TO ADD GLIMMER TO MAXIMIZE LIGHT AND WARD OFF THE DARKNESS THAT SHORTER DAYS WILL BRING. 4. HEAP ON LOADS OF DIFFERENT TEXTURES. MIX JUTE RUGS AND RATTAN PENDANTS LIGHTS, TABLE LAMPS AND SHADES. USE NEUTRAL COLORS IN NATURAL FIBERS FOR ACCENT FURNITURE LIKE CANE OR WICKER. A BENCH, HEADBOARD, DRESSER, OR SIDEBOARD IN THESE TEXTURES WILL ADD GREATER WARMTH AND DEPTH AND CREATE TACTILE EXPERIENCE. 5. A BOUCLE ( Wool or Mohair made from a series of looped or curled yarn) CHAIR OR HIDE ON HAIR OTTOMAN PROVIDES THE PERFECT PLACE TO STRETCH OUT FOR GAME DAY. 6. ADD AN ART DECO TOUCH WITH CONTOURS CURVES - A SOFT AND COMFORTABLE CURVED SOFA OR A LEATHER CHAIR TO A SEATING AREA. A WOOD REEDED OR STONE (MARBLE, LIMESTONE, ONYX, OR QUARTZITE) FLUTED ROUND SIDE OR COFFEE TABLE WILL ROUND OUT/ POLISH OFF THE SPACE. 7. BRING THE OUTDOORS IN WITH PINECONES, BRANCHES, DRIED LEAVES and ACORNS TO CREATE A CENTERPIECES OR DISPLAYS. 8. HANG WREATHS IN THE ENTRY ON DOORS AND ON MIRRORS. PLACE PUMPKINS, GOURDS ON MANTELS AND TABLES. 9. PLACE WOVEN BASKETS FILLED WITH BLANKETS OR DRIED FLOWERS. ADD WOOD, STONE, AND METAL INSPIRED ACCESSORIES ON TABLES. 10. Use soft and warm lighting to create a cozy ambiance. 11. USE string lights, candles, and warm-toned lightbulbs. Lanterns can also add to the cozy atmosphere. 12. ADD Fragrances like cinnamon, apple, pumpkin spice, and cedar can instantly evoke the feeling of fall. Scented candles and potpourri can infuse your home with these delightful aromas. 13. Change up your wall decor with fall-inspired artwork -Nature scenes of forests, mountains and sea prints, photographs that capture the beauty of the season. 14. Set your dining table with fall-themed tableware, such as Rustic (FLATWARE WITH A WOOD HANDLE OR HAMMERED METAL) Dinnerware, Linen Napkins in autumn colors, and decorative place card holders. 15. Create beautiful arrangements using fall foliage( maple leaf, purple leaf cherry) dried flowers, and seasonal blooms ( sunflowers, pansy’s, chrysanthemums) Place them in vases or decorative containers around your home. 16. Try stacking Pumpkins in different sizes on your porch or placing them as centerpieces indoors. 17. If you have a Fireplace, make it the focal point of your fall decor. Arrange logs, candles, and seasonal decor (IE: PINECONES/PUSSY WILLOWS, OR ORNAMENTAL GRASSES) on the mantel for a festive display. 18. In a bedroom, Layer your Bed with Cozy Blankets, Quilts, and Textured Bedding (DOWN OR FLANNEL) to create a Snug sleeping environment. 19. Welcome guests with a Fall Wreath on your front door. You can create one using dried leaves, pinecones, twigs, and faux berries..20. Extend your fall design ideas to Outdoor Spaces as well. Arrange outdoor seating with warm blankets, outdoor cushions, and lanterns to enjoy the crisp fall air. Ready the Firepit or fireplace.