My living room mantel tends to stay the same, season after season--except for Christmas. Christmas changes everything! I don't usually do seasonal mantelscapes other than for Christmas.
Our yard is full of pine cones, but this is the only giant one I've ever found. Not sure how it got in my yard, but I like it!
We'll be lighting the fire soon, but for now the hearth is warmed up a bit with a few fallish elements.
These bundles of sticks remind me of sheaves of grain. So far, though, they've mostly ended up as a playthings for my 15-year-old as he sits in the club chair to watch NFL. One stalk at a time, my sheaves are dwindling. Oh, well. I'd rather have the boy than the sticks.
How's the Fall decorating going at your house?
I'm joining some fun parties: