You can’t walk into the grocery store this time of year without being assaulted by displays, pallets and produce sections brimming with pumpkins. While carving them is great (see some ideas below), that’s not the only thing you can do to make some elegant and striking seasonal decor with pumpkins.
Get inspired with these 12 great ideas for decorating with pumpkins – after the break!
Pumpkin Display 1 of 12Take an entomological approach to your fall gourds with this great idea.
Learn more at Country Living
Fall Centerpiece Ideas 2 of 12Here's a great idea for a striking fall centerpiece ... and a few more.
Check them out at Better Homes and Gardens via Bride.net
No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas 3 of 12Like pumpkins, decorating ... but not the mess and the gooey insides?
Find some great solutions at Good Housekeeping
Fall-Inspired Place Cards 4 of 12Put everyone in their place ... at the dining table.
Get some great ideas at 2b Squared Designs
Ric Rac Pumpkins 5 of 12Here's a quick and easy way to make a tablescape, decorate a mantel, or just add a touch of fall elegance.
Learn how at Eddie Ross
DIY Pumpkin Candle Holders 6 of 12Sparkly, easy, and the warm light of candles. What's not to love?
Get the 411 on this fall project at Twig & Thistle
Pumpkin Inspirations 7 of 12There are as many great ideas for decorating with pumpkins are there are pumpkin shapes and sizes.
Get inspired at The Party Dress
Beautiful Pumpkin Centerpiece 8 of 12This stunning centerpiece brings fall colors and some pop to your tablescapes.
Learn more at San Diego Wedding Insider
Decorate Pumpkins with Hardware 9 of 12What's your lucky number? Put it on a pumpkin -- an elegant and easy project.
Learn how at Lowes Creative Ideas
Pumpkin Chandelier 10 of 12This stunning and ornate project will be a focal point for any Fall party -- and a conversation piece for seasons to come.
Learn more at More Design Please
Patterned Pumpkins 11 of 12
Amazing Carved Pumpkins 12 of 12Want to show off your carving skills? These amazing designs are easier than they look -- and oh-so-stunning!
More at More Design Please