Sunday, September 26, 2010

Fireside Fall Fun

We have had nonstop rain here the last few weeks and it has been the perfect time to light some candles and turn on the fireplace (easy, as its gas).
I love the feeling of drawing in and being cozy that comes with fall weather.

This is what I currently have on our living room coffee table.

A wicker tray holds a chest with drink coasters, some pumpkin and fruit picks and of course, one set of my trio of glass vases - so fun to decorate! This time, I've put mini glitter pumpkins and leaves on top of black stones inside them.

Yes, those are Harley Davidson drink coasters we've picked up on some of our travels.

The fire casts a warm glow over the room.

While I like the painted white brick of our fireplace, we are starting to contemplate making some updates to it.
This leaf bowl (a Walmart find last year) needs some kind of snacks it.

A full view of the fall decor on the mantel above the fireplace.

Hope you've felt warm and cozy in my living room. I'd love for you to have a seat by the fire while I make us a pot of tea.

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Sandy said...

You did a great job, your living room is very warm and inviting. Wonderful color combination. Thanks for sharing.

Willow said...

I love it and your home is so beautiful and inviting.


The Tablescaper said...

Well your home certainly draws you in! Beautiful, warm and inviting.

Thanks for being a part of Seasonal Sundays. Hope to see you next week!

- The Tablescaper

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

It is beautiful. This morning it was actually cool enough to have a fire...of course I don't have a fireplace at this house. We really miss having one. Your home is lovely.

Gail said...

Your living room is so warm and cozy! I could just curl up with a good book and a cup of coffee.

Have a wonderful day.

Requi@Tablescaping Escapades said...

Your wicker tray full of Autumn delights is warm and inviting near the cozy fire lit in the fireplace.

All the Best,


Jessa Irene (Holiday-Haven) said...

How fun! What a beautiful and inviting scene.

Traci said...

It looks so cozy! I wish we could have a fire but today was the first day it wasn't in the 90's!

Sonia said...

Wow your table tray vignette is so pretty! Love the candleholders you created! Gorgeous..those harley davidson coasters are fun!!

Miss Bloomers

Carolyn said...

I love your fall vignette on the tray and your livingroom looks warm and cozy- it would be lovely sitting by the fire on a cool evening.
I love your 'nest' too-I can see wht you enjoy spending lots of time in it.


La said...

Your room looks so cozy and inviting. I hope the rain stops soon for you. Have a wonderful week. La

Ashley said...

Oh how gorgeous is that! You created a beautiful vignette. I'm jealous. I can't decorate my coffee table... or anything within a tiny hands reach lol.

the cape on the corner said...

that looks so cozy! i just want to settle down there with some cider and watch the fire. stopping by from seasonal sundays.

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Your tray is fabulous and I love your pretty candles and the decorations. Using the small chest is such a great idea and it looks fabulous. It all ties in so perfectly with your beautiful mantel display. Wow, this is so pretty. Thanks so much for linking to TTT. Hugs, Marty

Susan said...

You have such a lovely home. I very much like the arrangement you have on your table and the mantel. both are so pretty. I love the rich tones and the glow of the fireplace adds that perfectly comfy touch.

Hope you have a lovely fall day,

Angie@Echoes of Laughter said...

I love your tray 'scape'! I love trays..they are one of my fav decorating items! Yours vignette looks fabulous! Angie xo

Kim said...

What a lovely display. I love how you put together the tray so nicely! Great blog.

Gina said...

Very pretty! It definitely gives me the warm & cozy feeling that fall is all about.

Blondie's Journal said...

There is nothing better than a warm cozy fire on a cool fall night! I love the pretty tray and all it's colors!

Happy Table Top Tuesday!


Sharing Shadymont said...

So beautiful!!


Chic Creations said...

Very pretty! So warm and inviting. Thanks for sharing. Love your blog.