A Fall-ish Feeling


What’s a Fall-ish feeling? Well, when I think of Fall, all of my senses are involved! I envision the wonderfully bright colors from changing trees and blooming mums. I get lost in the aroma of cinnamon spice. I hear the wind rustling through the leaves that had fallen on the ground. I feel that cuddly and cozy sensation from warm blankets on cool nights, either outside on the back porch swing or inside, in front of a roaring fire. I sip a cup of hot cocoa, while enjoying a warm slice of apple pie. A Fall-ish feeling is not only about my senses though, it’s also a thankful, remembering, sentimental and beautiful feeling of pulling everyone close and showing how much you care about them. It’s a grateful to God feeling!


On my back porch/deck I feel I created a bit of my Fall-ish feeling. I decorated an old bench with a small Fall vignette. The colorful mums contrast nicely against the stacked pumpkins. Small pumpkins and gourds fill in the empty spaces for design continuity. The lanterns add a bit of interest and a warm glow at night.


All these beautiful colors are sooo enticing! I love how they look against the background colors of the trees.

On my swing I have a wool tartan plaid blanket that compliments everything else going on around it. The Fall pillows add to the effect of the design and with the blanket, soften the look of the swing. I wanted to create a comfy and cozy feeling.

I hope you enjoyed A Fall-ish Feeling!
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  1. Your porch looks so pretty and I love everything you’ve done. Love your swing and I could sit there and swing back and forth all day – if someone would take care of all my chores! πŸ™‚ Have the squirrels started to nibble on your pumpkins yet? πŸ™‚
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia πŸ˜‰

    1. Hi Shelia! Thank you for visiting today and for your lovely comment! The swing is one my favorite places to sit and relax. The squirrels haven’t nibbled yet…they are busy eating from the bird feeders I have hanging from a small tree that’s right there off the deck. I think it’s the chipmunks that usually nibble on my pumpkins though.
      Have a lovely week!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  2. Such a wonderfully cozy porch. I know I could spend the day there just enjoying that Fall-ish feeling. Thank you for sharing at Share It One More Time. Cathy

  3. Those colors and your porch are stunning.

    Isn’t fall wonderful?

    White Spray Paint

    I joined the party this week as well.

    White Spray PAint

  4. You porch decor looks so lovely and festive!! I LOVE lanterns and using them in all types of decorating! Thank you so much for joining J and myself {www.2catsandchloe.com} for the Celebrate Southern Linkup! I’m pinning your post to our official Celebrate Southern Pin Board now! Cheers!

  5. Your Fall decorations are lovely and the swing look so relaxing. My Mums are already over with and have died. Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful vivid pictures with. Visiting from Wednesdays Roundup!

    1. Thanks Maria for your lovely comment and for visiting my post. A lot of my mums are done too…some have new blooms on them, but I don’t know if they’ll flower. I hope so for Thanksgiving!
      Happy Friday!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  6. I’m visiting from Say G’day. From the tartan blanket to the lanterns to the stunning colors, your autumn vignette is absolutely gorgeous, so warm and welcoming. Have a great weekend.

    1. Thank you for your lovely comment and for stopping in today! I’m happy you enjoyed my Fall-ish Feeling post. The bright colors this time of year are wonderful! It seems like everything looks it’s very best before it all goes away for awhile, but that’s ok. Winter can be pretty too!
      Have a lovely weekend!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  7. Fall is a beautiful time! It has so many things to see and smells that arouses the senses. Love cuddling up with a warm blanket and snuggling in! Your display is absolutely perfect! Thanks for sharing it with SYC.

  8. What a lovely spot to sit and enjoy the view. Love the swing and all your fall touches. Thank you for sharing it and your beautiful birthday roses at What We Accomplished Wednesdays. Have a great weekend!
    Blessings, Deborah

  9. Your photos are always stunning and make me smile! Love the lanterns, they’re awesome. Thanks for sharing and linking up to Scraptastic Saturdays. This post will be shared via FB, Twitter and Pintest. Have a wonderful week.

  10. I agree, that is what fall is all about!:)
    Your porch is stunning: all the warm colours and pumpkin varieties!
    Definitely pinning πŸ™‚

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