If you want to dress your backyard up for fall without having a full-on pumpkin patch on your lawn, we get it. Save the gourds for the holidays and try out a few more chic fall decorating ideas instead. We've got plenty of tips to transition your porch, patio, or backyard into autumn. Bring on the Adirondack chairs, orange throw blankets, and cozy day beds.
Admire the changing leaves from a well-equipped fire pit. Swap out the summer white for bright red adirondack chairs.
Red Adirondack Chairs, $138,
Bundle up, and come on out. On the balcony of 1920s hacienda, a corner fireplace and orange throw ward off chillier weather.
Orange Throw, $38, wayfair.com
Snuggling up on an outdoor swing looks like an all-weather activity when it's tucked away in a snug alcove, protected from the breeze.
Throw Pillow, $50, jossandmain.com
A New England farmhouse gets multiple seasons' use out of the gallery with a neutral color palette. The black wicker and jute rugs work for spring, summer, and fall.
Jute Rug, $126, amazon.com
Curling up outside is even cozier when you've gotabove. Add a fireplace and we're totally done for.
Hurricane Candles, $33, jossandmain.com
The cushioned sofa and chaise lounge look comfy, but the star of this open-air living room is the antique. The canopied nook provides the perfect outdoor reading spot, and the best seat at the dining table.
Bistro Set, $79, jossandmain.com
Extend the season of alfresco dining with a freestanding chimney.
Floral Plates, $24, jossandmain.com
Pull back the thick drapes during the day, or turn on the paper lanterns at night. Either way, this pagoda looks perfectly dreamy.
Paper Lanterns, $15, amazon.com
Change out summery textiles with fall-hued pillows and cushions. Thismixed orange fabrics with cool gray tones for the perfect balance.
Orange Pillow, $12, amazon.com
If you love to entertain, set up the open-airwith a fireplace, a flat-screen TV and overhead heat lamps. That way, you can be outside no matter what the weather.
Coffee Table, $162, jossandmain.com
A black ceiling makes this outdoor porch feel less summery. It's equipped with both fans and a fireplace so it can be used year-round.
Outdoor Coffee Table, $184, jossandmain.com
In an Alabama lake house, a covered dock offers a peaceful spot for a drink, no matter what the season.
Table and Chairs, $137, jossandmain.com
Chooseand — rather than bright hues — neutral colors, which work well for fall for an outdoor dining room. A pendant fixture is great for when the days are getting shorter.
Potted Boxwoods, $60, jossandmain.com
There's no reason why outdoor furniture shouldn't be as comfortable as indoor furniture. Add cozy pillows and throw blankets, and you'll never want to come inside.
Throw Blanket, $20, amazon.com
Create a rela year-round space with insulated curtains and a fireplace. That way, you can keep the elements out but still be outside.
Blue Pillow, $31, wayfair.com
S'mores in the summer, all the cozy feels in the fall. Go one step further and add built-in seating around it.
Throw Blanket, $25, jossandmain.com
Who says lake season is over when summer ends? Outfit your dock with, lanterns, and large red towels.
Umbrella, $53, jossandmain.com