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Throwback Thursday: Fall 2019

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

We have reached the last day of our Fall 2019 catalog and the Lighting + Halloween Sale. Our Holiday 2019 catalog will be making its way to you this weekend and next week (request one here), but before we totally say goodbye to the early autumn season here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop, join us in looking back at ten of our favorite blog posts of the past two months. Click on each title to read each post, and tell us which ones are your favorites in a comment below.

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Quick Tip: Small Entryway Storage Solution

Decorating with Color: Staircases

Tasteful Tuesday: 10 On-The-Go Snack Ideas

Large Office Organizer

Weekly Spotlight: Basic Home Office Essentials

Five Fall Pumpkin DIY Projects

Weekly Spotlight: Harvest Haul

Thursday’s Theme: Fall Crafts Using Autumn Leaves

Tasteful Tuesday: Six Slow Cooker Recipes for Fall

Leaf Clay Dish | The Best Ideas for Kids

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Thursday’s Theme: Fall Crafts Using Autumn Leaves

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Today we’ve rounded up a few charming fall crafts that use both real leaves and faux varieties. The best part about these DIY projects? They are easy to do with the kids or a group of friends. Lets get crafting!

Maple Leaf Turkey Craft | Almost Unschoolers

This is just too creative to pass up.

Maple Leaf Turkey Craft | Almost Unschoolers

DIY Leaf Luminaries | Kids Craft Room

Incorporate a little light into your homemade fall displays.

DIY Leaf Luminaries | Kids Craft Room

Leaf Clay Dish | The Best Ideas for Kids

Perfect to make for gifts or for holding trinkets anywhere in your home.

Leaf Clay Dish | The Best Ideas for Kids

Autumn Paper Leaf Wreath | Polkadot Chair

We love this craft because of its versatility – choose colors and patterns that complement your decor.

Autumn Paper Leaf Wreath | Polkadot Chair

Leaf Prints | Skip to My Lou

This is actually two craft ideas in one, but both involve using leaves to add
harvest charm to a material or textile (canvas tote and gift tags).

Leaf Prints | Skip to My Lou

DIY Fall Leaf Garland | Lia Griffith

This tutorial mentions using a Cricut Maker, but it’s totally possible to cut out leaf shapes by hand.
Either way, you will have a beautiful fall garland to display.

DIY Fall Leaf Garland | Lia Griffith

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Five Fall Pumpkin DIY Projects

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

You’re sure to fall in love with these pumpkin DIY project ideas, tried and tested by some great home decor bloggers from around the web. Share your DIY ideas featuring this orange gourd in a comment below, and tell us when you’ll be kicking your autumn decorating into full gear.

Plaid Pumpkins from It’s Always Autumn

Plaid Pumpkins from It's Always Autumn | Fall DIY

Drip Paint Pumpkins from Momdot

Drip Paint Pumpkins from Momdot | Fall DIY

Chinoiserie Pumpkins from Stone Gable

Chinoiserie Pumpkin from Stone Gable | Fall DIY

Yarn Pumpkins from {Not Quite} Susie Homemaker

Yarn Pumpkins from {Not Quite} Susie Homemaker | Fall 2019

Reversible Wood Slice Decoration from The Craft Patch

Reversible Wood Decoration from The Craft Patch | Fall 2019

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