waxed leaves... Make sure your leaves are completely dry. Melt some beeswax in a double-boiler. You can use new wax or old candle stubs (optional - add a few drops of cinnamon oil).  When the wax is thoroughly melted, take the leaves by the stem and immerse them, one at a time, in the wax. Hold them over the pot to drip a bit, then lay them on waxed paper to dry.

Leaves must be completely dry. Melt beeswax in a double-boiler. Can use old candle stubs. (Optional - add a few drops of cinnamon oil). Hold leaves by the stem and dip in wax. Let excess drip off, then lay them on waxed paper to dry.

How cute.  I have an old rake so I can do this.

rake with fall decorations DIY idea - in place of door wreath or in others areas of the home. I'll have to remember to keep my rake next time the handle breaks! Autumn and Thanksgiving holiday floral craft home decor craft project idea.

Play Up Natural Holiday Elements

Play Up Natural Holiday Elements-Tuck a small vase inside a larger glass urn and fill the space between the two with mixed nuts. Fill the small vase with water and add fresh flowers or greenery. Can be used for Thanksgiving or Christmas.

Love the Hydrangea in glass

Pretty Front Entry Decorating Ideas for Fall

Spiced Pumpkin Popcorn -- perfect for the fall!

Spiced Pumpkin Popcorn

Recipes don't get more easy or delicious than this spiced pumpkin popcorn -- perfect for fall parties and treats!

Footed glassware and some fall elements (such as nuts and pinecones) can combine for beautiful fall centerpieces. We'll show you how!

A simple white tablecloth sets the stage for a dramatic, three-tiered fruit and flower arrangement. The combination of lime with burgundy, orange, and white is a gorgeous twist on classic fall colors. Draw eyes to the centerpiece with a bold table runner.

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