Fresh & Pretty Fall Wreath Ideas

I can’t wait for fall each year… I love summer, I’ll miss the long days and the relaxing times, but there is something so comforting about fall. It is one of my favorite seasons, and I love to spend a little time decorating for fall, without going overboard. One of the best ways to do that is to learn hot to make a fall wreath! Seen from the street, you can greet visitors with a blast of autumn coziness before they even get inside. A fall wreath kinda just tells the world that happy family times happen here, home is a special place, and that you hold dear the things in life that comfort and nourish us. Ok, if that’s too sappy for you, how about make a DIY fall wreath because they are so awesome, and crafty and fun! So there is plenty to choose from here, pick a style that works for you, make a quick trip to the craft store, and have a gorgeous fall wreath up by dinner!



How to Make a Fall Wreath


Fall Paper Leaf Wreath

Let’s start out learning how to make a fall wreath with this pretty paper fall wreath idea from ‘Happy Happy Nester‘! It has a grapevine base and the most adorable acorn accents we’ve ever seen. 😉 This one needs to be in a protected place, because, well… paper. It is so farmhouse cute, and easy to make with her step by step instructions.


Fall Grapevine Wreaths

We love this gorgeous tutorial from ‘A Pretty Life in the Suburbs‘.  This fall wreath idea is perfect for those of us fall freaks who love the deep jewel tones of the season. Also, go big or go home, right?


This gorgeous wreath was made with dried and preserved items from nature, and it is stunning! Follow along with ‘Style Me Pretty Living‘ and learn how to make a fall wreath that looks like high end decor!


Can you believe this beautiful DIY fall wreath idea was made on the cheap? Yep, and you can find out how to recreate it by jumping right on over to ‘The Happy Housie‘ for her step by step instructions.


This pretty fall wreath is from ‘A Piece of Rainbow‘, and is couldn’t be an easier wreath to make. Did we mention, she uses dollar store flowers, so it’s cheap, too! The bright colors will give your front porch fall decor a happy feel!


Metal Fall Wreath Idea

We are in love with this metal fall wreath idea from ‘Tatertots and Jello‘! The metal base gives it a cool industrial farmhouse look, and it’s so easy! The little wood sign is the perfect welcoming touch for your fall front door!


DIY Fall Leaf Wreath

Make gorgeous metallic fall leaves and turn it into this pretty DIY with this tutorial on how to make a fall wreath from ‘The Craft Patch‘.


Fall Burlap Wreath DIY

This is one of my favorite’s… Lucy at ‘Craftberry Bush‘ made this DIY burlap fall wreath that looks like it was made at a high end florists shop. She has simple instructions, she says she didn’t do a full tutorial because this is that easy! I love hydrangeas, and though they aren’t traditionally thought of as a fall flower, a dried hydrangea just screams “the end of the growing season”… So pretty!


DIY Modern Fall Wreath

This DIY fall wreath is from ‘Cupcakes and Cashmere‘. We love the minimal look of this wreath! If you haven’t read our post on Hygge decor, you should! This would fit in well with todays Scandinavian or Boho influences. And, it isn’t too cutesy!


Fall Pinecone Wreath

Julia from ‘Tag & Tibby‘ repurposed a clearance pinecone wreath into this wreath idea with just a glue gun and a couple of things she had laying around! Easy homemade wreath for someone who wants it quick and simple.

How to Make a Fall Wreath – Florist Style

If you really want the most gorgeous DIY fall wreath , then try this tutorial from ‘Camille Styles‘. They created this florist style wreath with foliage and harvest items that will dry with the wreath and still look amazing. What a fun fall front door decoration, and she has tons of pictures walking you through the project. Can you see yourself hanging this on your front door? You could be! Photos by Hannah Grace Photography.


Hydrangea Wreath DIY

From ‘A Night Owl Blog‘, this easy hydrangea DIY wreath is sure to be popular with all our readers… I think I might make one for indoors with a green version of the floral stems…

We hope you loved our post on DIY Fall Wreaths! We think you will also want to jump right on over to 18 Classy Fall Decorating Ideas and 11 Ideas for Pretty Pumpkins! And then get ready for the next season by checking out 15 Easy DIY Christmas Signs and DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations over at TGG! And for more coziness, jump on over to How to Make a Chunky Knit Blanket and Paper Rose DIY ideas over at TBD! And don’t forget to pin a favorite (or two!) for later!

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Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates & Steve Bates (co-owners) – Woodard Bates Media LLC consisting of three blogs:, and

Kathy Bates’ previous writing credits include:

Former home decorating expert for Lifetime TV, Galtime and Country Woman Magazine.

Her book spent time at #1 on Amazon’s Home & Garden Topseller List in 2002.

Published or featured in numerous national publications, including:

Country Sampler’s Decorating Ideas magazine, Woman’s Day magazine, HGTV, The Wall Street Journal, CBS Marketwatch, Decorating Solutions magazine, Decorating Ideas magazine, The Seattle Times, Chicago Tribune, Kansas City News, The Oklahoman, Akron Beacon Journal, Pensacola News Journal and The Telegraph.


  1. j. hall
    September 11, 2018 / 7:28 pm

    The lush wreaths from Lucy at Crafttberry Bush, Camille Styles, and The Night Owl Blog truly display the richness of Autumn!

    • Kathy Woodard
      September 24, 2018 / 3:39 pm

      We agree!

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