fallen leaves

Golden Leaf Mobile

"I was swinging my daughter on her swing in our backyard when I noticed the few leaves that had fallen from our tree," says Selene at Restoration Beauty. The leaves captured her imagination, so as soon as they were done swinging, Selene scooped up her daughter and a few of the leaves and got crafty.

A Book Pumpkin

Why let a perfectly good pumpkin go rotten on your coffee table this fall....when you can "make a pumpkin with things that can easily be found at home?" asks Chiara at One O. She offers a great tutorial for making a pumpkin out of books.

Pretty Wood Slice Wreath

I love seeing things that people make from objects they've found in nature. One of my current favorite trends along these lines is the use of wood slices to make natural looking decor items. Here's a gorgeous wreath that Laura of Finding Home put together using wood slices from a fallen birch branch.