Thursday, August 17, 2023

Embrace the Transition: Preparing Your Home from Summer to Fall

As the warm days of summer gradually give way to cozy feel of fall, it's time to infuse your living space with the enchanting spirit of the changing season. At Lavender Fields, we believe that each season brings its own unique charm, and transitioning from summer to fall is the perfect opportunity to create a welcoming and cozy atmosphere in your home.

Bring in Warm Textures and Earthy Tones

As the weather cools down, swap out lightweight fabrics for chunkier throws, plush cushions, and soft rugs in rich earthy tones. Consider introducing warm shades of rust, mustard, and deep greens to your decor palette. These colors not only evoke the feeling of fall but also add a sense of comfort to your space.

Shop the Sferra Pettra throw online at Lavender Fields

Add Nature-Inspired Accents 

Incorporate natural elements like dried leaves, pinecones, and branches into your decor. A centerpiece of dried flowers or a vase filled with twigs can add a rustic touch to your dining table or mantle. These small details bring the outdoors in, bridging the gap between summer's freshness and fall's coziness. You can also add these elements with throw pillows and blankets like those from our Designers Guild line. 

Buy the Jamie Young Forester lamps, made with real wood veneer, online at Lavender Fields

Layer Your Home with Cozy Throw Blankets, Pillows, and Rugs

Layering is key to creating a cozy ambiance. Drape your sofas and chairs with throw blankets, mix and match cushions of different textures, and layer rugs for extra warmth underfoot. These layers not only add visual interest but also invite you to snuggle up and unwind.

Get the Designers Guild Rose de Damas Cranberry Rug Online at Lavender Fields 

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Embrace a Candlelit Glow

As the days get shorter, embrace the magic of candlelight. Place scented candles around your home to create a soothing and aromatic atmosphere. Opt for fragrances like cinnamon, vanilla, or warm apple pie to evoke the essence of fall.

Get the Finding Home Farms Pumpkin Sage Candle online at Lavender Fields

Plan Your Seasonal Tablescapes

Whether you're hosting a harvest dinner or simply enjoying a family meal, consider creating a captivating fall-themed tablescape. Rustic chargers, textured placemats, and elegant dinnerware in fall shades will elevate your dining experience.

Shop the Arte Italica Velvet Placemat Set in Mocha online at Lavender Fields

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In the transition from summer to fall, your home becomes a canvas for embracing the changing seasons. At Lavender Fields, we're excited to provide you with the perfect pieces to transform your living space into a cozy autumn retreat. With warm textures, nature-inspired accents, and a mindful blend of colors, you can create an inviting atmosphere that celebrates the beauty of both summer and fall. Get ready to savor pumpkin-spiced moments and crisp, cool evenings right in the comfort of your own home.

Elevated Elegance: Decorating with Neutral Tones, the Lavender Fields Way

Neutral tones have an undeniable charm, offering a versatile and timeless foundation for your home decor. At Lavender Fields, we're here to show you how to embrace neutral tones without ever being boring, by infusing creativity and thoughtful design. 

how to decorate in neutral tones

Play with Textures

One of the easiest ways to add depth and interest to a neutral color scheme is through textures. Layer soft linen cushions with a chunky knit throw or introduce a plush rug to contrast with sleek furniture. The interplay of textures elevates your decor and lends an inviting, tactile quality to the space.

Shop the Pom Pom at Home Trestles Throw at Lavender Fields

Shop the Dash & Albert Zhara Stripe Rug online at Lavender Fields 

Embrace Metallic Accents

Don't shy away from introducing metallic elements into your neutral haven. Copper, gold, or silver accents bring a touch of glamour and visual intrigue. Incorporate metallic finishes through decor pieces like vases, mirrors, or table accessories.

Shop the Pigeon and Poodle Adelaide Collection online at Lavender Fields

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Bold Statements with Art

Infuse personality and vibrancy by adorning your walls with bold artworks. A striking painting or an intricate wall sculpture in neutral tones can become a captivating focal point. These pieces add a touch of drama while harmonizing seamlessly with your overall design.

Shop the Oui Oui Cherie print at Lavender Fields here

Pattern Play

Experiment with subtle patterns in your textiles and decor items. Incorporating gentle geometric patterns, delicate stripes, or understated botanical prints can add a sense of movement and complexity to the space, all within the neutral color palette.

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Pops of Color Accents

Neutral doesn't mean devoid of color. Select a single accent color, such as a muted blush or a soft teal, to punctuate your decor. Scatter a few accessories like cushions, ceramics, or curtains in this hue to add some depth to your home.

Shop the Sferra Renna Throw online at Lavender Fields

Statement Furniture

 Invest in a statement furniture piece that exudes elegance and personality. A beautifully designed neutral-toned sofa with intricate details or a uniquely shaped coffee table can become the centerpiece of your decor.

Shop the Modern History Dambri Coffee Table online at Lavender Fields

At Lavender Fields, we offer a curated collection of decor pieces that perfectly blend the elegance of neutral tones with creative design elements. By playing with textures, introducing metallic accents, embracing bold art, experimenting with patterns, and strategically incorporating color, you'll create a home that's anything but boring. Our philosophy revolves around helping you craft a space that resonates with your style while exuding sophistication.