It’s time to say hello to sweater weather and kiss the summer sunshine goodbye! With crisp air and colorful leaves upon us, we’re going to need to find every opportunity possible to cling onto that warmth. Before you grab your pumpkin spice latte and retreat back indoors, head to the craft store and welcome yourself back home with a freshly decorated fall front porch.

If you are looking for some fall inspiration that goes beyond your typical spider web and cauldron, check out these five fun ideas for decorating your front porch!

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1. Holiday garland

Adding a simple leaf or pinecone garland above your door is an easy way to give your front porch that added flair with minimal effort. See how you can create the perfect holiday pinecone garland by following this easy tutorial.

2. Cornstalk bundle

Tie together a few cornstalks and throw out a blanket to give your front porch a warm, country feel. Try placing a cornstalk bundle behind a chair, in a corner, or even above your door.

3. Decorative pumpkins

Pumpkins are a must for your fall front porch! Whether they are carved, painted or just an added pop of color, nothing says hello to fall like some fresh pumpkins. Not only will these make great decorations, but from corn mazes to apple cider, a trip to the pumpkin patch is a fun family outing that everyone can enjoy.

4. Chalkboard drawings

Give your front porch that homemade touch by writing fun fall quotes on a chalkboard for decoration! You can even get the kids involved by displaying their favorite fall-themed doodles and drawings.

5. Lantern lighting

Decorative lanterns are a fun way to guide you home when it’s dark outside. They are simple, elegant, and make the perfect path for trick-or-treaters!

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