Stunning Golden Sunroom

Below the stained-oak ceiling and openwork chandelier, neutral furnishings are accented with autumnal metallics and gold details. Powder blue and the pillows and armchair balance the room’s warmer tones.

Photo: Eric Roth
Design: Gerald Pomeroy

Warm Country Kitchen in Red and Green

“Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.”  -George Eliot

Photo: Ron Blunt
Design: John K. George

Welcoming Entry in Green and Brown

Dark woods and military-green paint on the wall panels make this entryway comfortable and welcoming. Reds and blues from the antique rug are complemented by the subdued palette elsewhere. The iron chandelier above is adorned with leafy details for a nature-inspired look.

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Neutral Sunroom with Green Accents

A glossy wooden ceiling is accented by green crossbeams for a unique but decidedly earthy look in this sunroom. Neutral upholstery on the furniture keeps the mood relaxed.

Comfy Sunroom Fireplace

Decorated with rustic antlers and freshly split wood, a fieldstone fireplace is the focal point of this sunroom sitting area.

Autumn Day Colors Come Inside

The charcoal gray walls and coffering above burnt orange and red furnishings are reminiscent of a cloudy autumn day.

Gorgeous Green and Umber Master Bedroom

“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” –Lauren DeStefano, Wither

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Photo: Jonny Valiant & Joseph St. Pierre
Design: Nancy Gould

Orange on a Cozy Porch

Orange brings the warmth outside on a porch designed by Kristen Panitch. Black furniture and green cushions add weight, while an oatmeal-and-white pattern on the pillows lights up the palette for perfect balance.

Design: Kristen Panitch
Photo courtesy of Kristen Panitch Interiors

Natural Wood Bedroom

A bedroom is dressed in natural woods and nubby fabrics for a warm glow. A pair of table lamps and tufted benches introduce a hint of violet for extra autumn richness.

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Photo: Eric Roth
Design: Joseph About with Restoration Hardware

Warm Gold and Wood Dining Room

Welcoming golds and yellows warm this kitchen-dining-living area. A farm table made of American chestnut sits below a rustic antler chandelier. Wood is also used in the room’s architecture, with oak plank floors and weathered Douglas fir ceiling timbers.

See the rest of this horse lover’s home here.

Photo: Ron Blunt
Architect: Mark Buchanan
Interior design: Shoshana Datlow

Caramel-Colored Game Area

Tawny yellows and gold breathe life into this corner sitting area, where a French Art Deco game table sits between four chairs upholstered in a wheat-colored fabric. The black of the chairs and table behind ground the palette.

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Moody Blue-Green Bedroom with Warm Accents

“Listen! The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves,
We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!” –Humbert Wolfe

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Photo: Jon Jensen
Design: Jan Showers

Southwest Style in Warm Colors

A pueblo-style home brings the desert’s colors indoors with warm woods, rich leather upholstery, and regional décor. Natural elements, such as the woven abaca rug and herringbone pattern on the ceiling, lend texture and personality to the space.

Photo: Michael Venera
Design: Patti Burdick

Neutral Greens with Bursts of Blue

Quartersawn oak paneling with a whitewashed finish enhance the autumnal vibrancy of the green and gold artwork above the limestone fireplace. Touches of turquoise punctuate the cool palette.

Photo: Emily Followill
Design: William C. Huff, Jr., and Heather Zarrett Dewbury

Rich Red Living Room

“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.” –Nathaniel Hawthorne

Photo: Julian Wass
Design: Jennifer Flanders

Welcoming Kitchen in Red and Gold

In this kitchen, rich alder cabinetry and a stone sink and countertops invoke a warm Tuscan feel. Maroon and gold accents further the fall ambience.

Kitchen design: Mick De Guilio
Interior design: Billi Springer

Lively Orange Rec Room

Ultrasuede in pumpkin orange and wild animal print add an element of durability to this colorful downstairs rec room. Drapery from Vervain complement the festive palette.

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Pumpkin Orange and Brown Sitting Area

Patterns mix in the corner sitting area. A Hawaiian quilt motif is reinterpreted as an appliqué for the side chairs, and the bold pattern on the pillows lends visual balance.

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Photo: Emily Followill
Design: William C. Huff, Jr. and Heather Zarrett Dewberry

Sophisticated Colors with Red Accents

This living room’s sophisticated color scheme was inspired by the serapi rug underfoot. A red-and-white gingham fabric from Cowtan & Tout covers the Lee Jofa chair. Gold and toffee furnishings highlight the rug’s blue tones.

Photo: Werner Straube
Design: Anna Clark

Inviting Marble Fireplace

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” –Albert Camus

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Cool Autumn Sitting Area

Cool greens and golds give this living room a woodsy autumn ambience. Mohair upholstery and brass and stone details make the space feel welcoming.

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Photo: Grey Crawford
Design: Jeff Andrews

Bedroom in Mossy Neutrals

The serene palette of this master bedroom is made up of soft blue, green, gray, copper, and brown for a layered look.

Photo: Michael Garland
Design:  Joe Ruggiero

White Room with Orange Accents

Sofas slipcovered in white are accented with graphic orange borders on the pillows and drapery panels. A wooden table and brown-and-red rug below provide natural neutrals to ground the palette.

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Photo: John Bessler
Design: Sophie Thibon Interiors

Office Sitting Area in Earth Tones

“Two sounds of autumn are unmistakable…the hurrying rustle of crisp leaves blown along the street…by a gusty wind, and the gabble of a flock of migrating geese.” –Hal Borland

Photo: Emily Followill
Design: Amy Bergman

Rusted Palette with Pops of Blue

This family room’s earthy palette of rusted browns, reds, and burnt orange is punctuated by a trio of vibrant aqua glass vases. The worn leather of the sectional sofas add a note of welcoming comfort.

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Photo: Gordon Beall
Design: Suellen Gregory

 

Burnished Copper Kitchen

In burnished copper, russet marble, and shimmering surfaces, this kitchen is ideal for holiday entertaining. Natural materials like marble and wood keep the aesthetic down to earth, and the warm reds and browns reflect nature’s autumn palette.

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Photo: Tria Giovan & Peter Rymwid
Kitchen design: Regina Bilotta

Festive Fall Centerpiece

For a distinctive fall feel, seasonal blooms make festive accents throughout the home. This autumnal centerpiece by Flore Designs mixes calla lilies, dahlias, and scabiosa seed heads in an eye-catching arrangement.

Photo: Peter Krumhardt and Colleen Duffley

Rich Brown and Navy Blue Living Room

A living room decorated in earthy blues and browns is quieted with soft creams in the form of large plaster remnants salvaged from an old French castle. Crossbeams above and hand-blown glass baubles on the iron chandelier give the room a touch of European personality.

Photo: Dominique Vorillon
Design: Helene Aumont

Festive Tangerine and Fuchsia Tabletop

“Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.” –Jim Bishop

Photo: Karyn Millet
Producer: Krissa Rossbund

Youthful Yellow and Brown Living Room

A bright yellow-orange wall sets the stage for eye-catching color in this bright living room. Bursts of red and fuchsia add vibrant color. A chocolate-brown velvet sofa grounds the youthful palette.

Photo: Werner Straube
Design: Melissa Warner

Sophisticated Room with Orange Accents

Cool gray walls, exposed brick, and mossy brown furnishings keep this sunroom serene, while a rug by Jonathan Adler brings bright pops of orange and yellow.

Photo: Sarah Dorio
Design: Kerry Howard

Dramatic Room in Navy and Rust Orange

Navy blue and rust orange come together in dramatic fashion in this living room. The fiery orange color of the sofa, draperies, and side chairs is complemented by the hardwood floors. A sea urchin-like fixture above lends interest and a touch of Halloween-like ambiance. Pinch-pleated draperies add texture.

Photo: James Carrière
Design: Geoffrey De Sousa & Sarah Puls

Lighthearted Peach Palette

A soft peach upholstery on the sofa and chairs melts together with the subdued area rug beneath for a restful sitting area. Grounding the airy palette are heavier items in  dark stained wood and a stone mantel.

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Photo: Emily Minton Redfield
Design: Melinda Douglas

Cloudy Fall Day Colors

“The leaves fall, the wind blows, and the farm country slowly changes from the summer cottons into its winter woods.” –Henry Beston

Photo: Virginia MacDonald
Design: Colette van den Thillart 

Deep Crimson and Blue Living Room

Tera-cotta walls are the perfect springboard for antique furniture upholstered in deep blues. White walls and a contrasting rug keep the palette focused.

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Photo: John Bessler
Design: Michael Graves

Cozy Green Kitchen with Classic Details

Paneled doors, crown molding, and other millwork abound in this green kitchen to give it a comfortable country feel. The creamy apple green on the walls is warmed by a wood island, hardwood floors, and a soft red valence above the sink.

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Comfy and Colorful Family Room

Comfy furniture is just the beginning when it comes to this warm and welcoming family room. A bench in an oversized crimson-and-orange plaid faces a sunny gold sofa from Henredon. A pair of plush-backed armchairs, throw pillows, and drapery details inject warm red into the room’s palette.

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Photo: Emily Followill
Design: June Price

Dining Room in Desert Colors

Nature’s first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf’s a flower;
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf.
So Eden sank to grief,
So dawn goes down to day.
Nothing gold can stay.
                        -Robert Frost

Photo: James Carrière
Design: Linda Applewhite

Sage and Crimson Kitchen

In this comfy kitchen, cabinetry and a backsplash in soft sage lets the orange and crimson accents pop. A heavy center island is made of rich wood for added warmth.

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Photo: Dominique Vorillon
Design: Mark Williams

Restful Gold and Cream Living Room

Creams and golds dominate the palette in this restful family room. Thick drapery panels guide the eye upwards to the salvaged ceiling beams above. A chandelier, coffee table, and pair of lamps are made with iron for a rustic touch.

Photo: Werner Straube
Design: Anna Clark

Playful Orange and Plum Family Room

The spill-proof purple rug from Savnik weighs down the vibrant tangerine orange of the walls in this kid-friendly family room. Pink and red make an appearance at the high-backed wing chairs and drapery panels.

Photo: Werner Straube
Design: Melanie Elston

Beautiful Browns and Natural Materials

“I loved autumn, the one season of the year that God seemed to have put there just for the beauty of it.” –Lee Maynard

Photo: Jonny Valiant

Restful Brown and Yellow Family Room

A muted palette of putty, chocolate, and goldenrod invites relaxation in this showhouse family room. Tall windows are dressed in flowing beige drapery panels highlight the room’s elegant height. A cocoa-colored sectional and lounge chair, which adds a touch of wild pattern, are from Baker.

Photo: Colleen Duffley
Design: Robert Brown

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Decorating: Cozy Fall Palettes

Burnt oranges, vibrant reds, and alluring golds usher in our favorite season for beautiful, warm colors

Written and produced by Lucy Fitzgerald
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Orange on a Cozy Porch

Orange brings the warmth outside on a porch designed by Kristen Panitch. Black furniture and green cushions add weight, while an oatmeal-and-white pattern on the pillows lights up the palette for perfect balance.

Design: Kristen Panitch
Photo courtesy of Kristen Panitch Interiors

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