Fall Front Porch

I’m back today to share our fall front porch! I’ve had so much fun pulling everything together, so it definitely deserves its own post!

Inspired by the great outdoors, I based our entire front porch off of all the cozy elements that really scream fall to me.

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

I took full advantage of our corn field and chopped down several stalks to display. I just love them!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

And an extra big welcome sign is sure to make everyone feel welcomed, including me! I’ll share the tutorial later this week!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

I added our chalkboard sign pole and just love how it looks!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

And after rummaging through my parents farm, I’ve also found several other items, like the crate and wire basket. I pulled the gallon mason jars out of my grandma’s basement.

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

I love a cozy place to sit and I’m already taking advantage of this one!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Wood slabs are great for risers and they give that extra element of texture, which I really love.

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Remember back when I shared our wheat harvest? Well, I grabbed some of that too… it’s perfect in the jars!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Pinecones made an appearance too!

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

And I also have an obsession with this black and gray plaid…

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

And sweater blankets…

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

And let’s add split firewood to my list of loves…

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Fall Front Porch by The Wood Grain Cottage

Now, as long as the wind doesn’t blow like crazy, this should last us until it’s time to decorate for Christmas…

Wait, did I just say Christmas? Oh goodness…

Shayna | The Wood Grain Cottage

P.S. Don’t mind the wood glue that’s peeking out on the chairs… I didn’t notice it when I was editing the pictures… :-D

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Lovely comments so far...

  1. I love the old wood crate as a table and the wire basket! Thanks for sharing!

    • THANK YOU so very much, Lindsay! I squealed when I found the crate and wire basket! I knew I could put them to good use! :-D
      -Shayna

  2. Everything is just so cozy and beautiful!

    I love all your textures… and your rocking chairs. What a great place to sit and sip hot cider!

    Happy fall to YOU! :)

  3. It looks so beautiful. I need a cup-o-coco and to snuggle up and soak it in!! It’s rich with the feelings of Fall. You did a marvelous job Shayna. It’s perfect!!!!

  4. Oh I love, love, love your porch. How fun is that. So pretty and I love the cornstalks. Fabulous, plus that huge welcome sign is to die for. I would love for you to link up to Inspire Me this afternoon. The party goes live at 2:30 PT. http://www.astrollthrulife.net Hope to see you there. Hugs, Marty

    • Awe, Marty! THANK YOU so very much for the super sweet comment! :-D
      And thanks for the invite to your party- I’ll stop by to link up! :-D
      -Shayna

  5. Shayna,
    This looks so welcoming and autumnal. I love all your touches. I am big into using blankets this fall as well. You have done it again and pulled together a lovely front porch! I need you to come help me with mine.

  6. Shayna … So very interesting, cozy, warm and inviting. Lucky to have your own field of corn for stalks and dried corn … so nice on the porch along with all the other elements … crates, wire baskets, split wood and cement pumpkins making it all so attractive. Just everything that I love.
    I made one cement pumpkin and a few other cement items last week and hoping to use them in my Fall decorations. I love the look … thanks for the inspirations.
    Happy Fall.
    Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

    • THANK YOU so very much, Audrey! I am so happy you enjoyed the post! I love the way everything looks together too! :-D
      So happy to hear that you’ve made your own cement pumpkin! I love those little guys! :-D
      Hugs!
      -Shayna

  7. Christine King says:

    Looks fantastic Shayna!

  8. BEAUTIFUL!! love that big Welcome sign!

  9. It’s the perfect fall porch, very inviting and makes me want to come sit on your comfy chair with my own book and sit and read for a bit! :D

  10. Love it!! Now I wish I had a corn field. :)

  11. I think I’ve died & gone to “decor” heaven!!! Lol:) SO beautiful, Shayna!!! I don’t know where to start & your photos are stunning! I wanna rock on that porch:)
    Blessings & <3
    M

  12. Gorgeous, you always impress me Shayna! WOW! I love, love your front porch oh! how, I wish I had one of those over here, mine is tiny, too tiny, I just add some pumpkins ;-)
    you really created a beautiful and cozy space there; would be nice to read a book there &
    that big WELCOME sign can’t wait for you to show us how you made it :-)
    hope you are having a beautiful week Shayna

  13. Your porch looks fabulous. So many wonderful details. I love that Welcome sign, it is so cool!! Have a wonderful day!

  14. Carrie - Curate by Carrie Corson says:

    Wow! You have completely captured all the wonderful elements if Fall! I LOVE this! Your plaid pillow really sets off all of the other details. I would love to invite you to share this at Modern Cottage Mondays a new weekly link party at http://www.curatebycarriecorson.com/

    • THANK YOU so very much, Carrie! I really love that plaid pillow…. :-D
      Thank you for inviting me to your party! I’ll stop by to link up!
      -Shayna

  15. Your front porch is gorgeous! I’m hosting a fall wreath giveaway that you should enter! http://homecomingmn.blogspot.com/2013/10/a-fall-wreath-giveaway.html

  16. Gorgeous! I’d love for you to join the Pinworthy Projects link party! http://www.atkinsondrive.com/pinworthy-projects-link-party-12/

  17. Hi Shayna,
    I came across your from pin on Pinterest. Do you know what Color paint is on your front door? Thank you!
    I look forward to browsing through your blog for some great ideas. You have wonderful taste!

    • THANK YOU so much, Katherine! I’m so happy you found me! Welcome to The WGC! Our door is painted Wythe Blue by Benjamin Moore! We love it! :-D
      -Shayna

  18. Your porch is so gorgeous – cozy and welcoming! And PS I had to scroll back up to find the wood glue. I never would have noticed it ;-) Can’t wait to see your Christmas porch when the time comes!
    Jen

  19. Love your Home! You have given me some good ideas for my porch. Love the Welcome sign! I have some old porch post, do you have any ideas how to use them. I know what you mean about the wind , sometimes very hard to keep everything place. Thanks for your creative ideas!

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