10 Stunning fall decor pieces you can DIY

Nov 26, 2014 at 1:34 p.m. ET

The leaves have all fallen, and it's time to decorate your home for the fall and winter seasons! With the holidays right around the corner, this is the perfect opportunity to whip out the craft supplies, gather the family and get your crafty on!

Here are 10 beautiful and easy-to-execute holiday decorating projects you can do with the family!

1. Gourds and pumpkins

Gourds and pumpkins are a staple decor project for the fall and now for the winter season! Bring a little style and flair to this natural decor. Amy of Delineate Your Dwelling shares how she jazzes this earthy centerpiece up using geometric design and beans!

Photo credit: Amy/Delineate Your Dwelling

2. Place card holders

Prepare for your holiday dinner guests with these chic concrete placeholders made by Corey of Tiny Sidekick. Every holiday table needs a little gold and concrete!

Photo credit: Corey/Tiny Sidekick

3. Centerpiece

Put your wallet away when looking for a great centerpiece, and look no further than your recycling bin! Aniko of Place of My Taste shows that upcycled bottles can be fresh and gorgeous with the right application of paint!

Photo credit: Aniko/Place of My Taste

4. Napkin rings

Bring beautiful and seasonable style to your tablescape by crafting DIY napkin rings. Home Made by Carmona blog shows how easy it is to custom-make napkin rings by shaping jewelry wire into the design of a leaf, snowflake or other holiday themes.

Photo credit: Ursula/Home Made by Carmona

5. Chalkboard wreath

Beside the average wreath that graces the front door, why not bring a creative flair to the mantel or art wall inside your home with a chalkboard wreath? Jeanette of Snazzy Little Things has a step-by-step tutorial to create your own gorgeous falling feathers chalkboard wreath.

Photo credit: Jeanette/Snazzy Little Things

6. Planters

Bring the outdoors in or brighten up your outdoor spaces with some fall and winter planters. Sarah of Life on Virginia Street shows how a pretty painted crate and some cold weather plants can bring color and freshness to a brown fall.

Photo credit: Sarah/Life On Virginia Street

7. Place settings

Create plaster leaves as a place setting, or hang up a garland of plaster leaves for a beautiful neutral take on the fall and winter season! Kathryn from Up To Date Interiors walks you through step by step.

Photo Credit: Kathryn/Up To Date Interiors

8. Painted mugs

Make custom mugs to match your mood or the season! Whether made as a gift, or just as a favorite personalized mug, this project comes at just the right time to enjoy warm drinks on cold days! Mary from At Home On The Bay shows you how.

Photo Credit: Mary/At Home On The Bay

9. Custom tablecloth

The final two projects are stunning pieces by Alexis of Persia Lou blog. Make a custom tablecloth that tells a story or shares a personal note for your guests to enjoy! Perhaps even allow them to sign the tablecloth as a memento!

Photo Credit: Alexis/Persia Lou

10. Watercolor place cards

Gorgeous watercolor place cards are a fresh take on place settings. Why not mix in a splash of the unexpected rather than your average holiday colors? Bring a chic touch to your holiday tablescape.

Photo Credit: Alexis/Persia Lou
Photo credit: Aniko/Place of My Taste