Outdoor Fall Decor

 I thought I would share my outdoor fall decor with y’all today.  I love fall and decorating outside is one of my favorite things to do.  This post is sponsored by the Better Homes and Gardens collection at Walmart however all projects and opinions are my own.  Links may be affiliate links which means a portion of your purchase will go to support this site.

Outdoor fall decor -- perfect for the porch!
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Make a Pumpkin Planter

 I am going to show you how to make a pumpkin planter today y’all.  This super simple DIY idea can be made in just a few hours and your fall mums will look gorgeous in it!  This post is sponsored by Krylon however all projects and opinions are my own.  This is a part of the color of the month program from Krylon.  I was asked to make something fall with Satin Iris and this is what I came up with.  Y’all can let me know how I did in the comments section! 


Make this pumpkin planter for your fall garden!  A quick and easy project that is perfect for fall!
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DIY Ghost Solar Lights

 For this last day of Halloween mason jar week, I am sharing how to make these DIY ghost solar lights.  These fun lights are the perfect thing to light the path on Halloween night.  They are super simple to make as well!  If you have missed any of the Halloween mason jar crafts this week, be sure to check out the posts from day 1, day 2, day 3, and day 4.  You can also scroll to the bottom of this post and see today’s ideas from our partner blogs.  But first here is the tutorial on how to make these DIY ghost solar lights.

Make these ghost solar lights from a mason jar for Halloween!
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Mummy Ghost for Halloween

 You are going to love today’s craft for Craft Lightning.  This mummy ghost for Halloween can be made in just a few minutes.  It will look so spooky greeting visitors on your front porch.  If you have missed any of the Craft Lightning fun, be sure to check out the quick Halloween crafts from day 1, day 2, day 3, and day 4.  Also don’t miss the crafts from our partner blogs at the bottom of this post.  Now lets make a mummy ghost!  Please note that this craft originally appeared on Crafts Unleashed where I am compensated for being a design team member.

Make this mummy ghost for your Halloween decorations!  A fun and spooky addition to your porch!
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15 Minute Wood Door Mat (no sawing required!)

I have wanted a wood door mat for a long time y’all.  I am hoping it helps with the scraping of muddy farm boots before tracking through my house!  I figured out a way to make this one in about 15 minutes with no sawing required.  Now that is my kind of project!  This post is sponsored by Thompson’s WaterSeal however all projects and opinions are my own.  

Make your own wood door mat in just 15 minutes!
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Make Your Own Outdoor Pillows

Learning how to make your own outdoor pillows is super simple with the step by step instructions below.  I will even show you how to add those fun quotes with a paint marker for a personal touch to your outdoor decor.  I have been compensated for this post by Fairfield who makes the pillow forms and material used in this tutorial.  Also links to purchase product wihtin this post are affiliate links and a portion of your purchase will go to support this site.  The project and opinions are always all my own however.      

Fun and colorful outdoor pillow that you can make in just a few minutes!  Add fun quotes and more to the front with this simple technique!

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Make a Carpenter Bee Trap

 We have had a problem this year y’all.  The dreaded carpenter bees have been at work around the farm.  My husband made a trap and I thought I would share it here with y’all.  Use any scrap 4 x 4 you have to make a carpenter bee trap for your home.  This is a simple project and it uses a mason jar y’all!     

Make your own carpenter bee trap from a scrap 4x4 and a mason jar!

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Gold Leaf Planter Box

 Add just a touch of gold leaf to a planter box for a glamorous touch in any room.  This little planter box is a picket fence but this same technique would work for any planter box around your home or even one you pick up from a thrift store.  This post was originally posted over at Crafts Unleashed however I thought I would post it here in case you missed it.  I am compensated as well as receive free product for my design team status with them however all projects and opinions are my own.

Make this picket fence planter box with a touch of gold leaf for your plants.
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