FALL DINING ROOM DECOR + TABLESCAPE IN SOFT BLUES

Welcome to my first official fall decorating post this year, I’m so happy to be kicking it off with my fall dining room decor and tablescape. I haven’t shared a tablescape in this space in quite a while and I’m very excited to show you this laid-back, casual fall table decor with a coastal feel. You can absolutely pull off a warm, fall feel if you love coastal decor, especially if you love blue, like me!

I’m thrilled to be part of this year’s Fall Home Tour along with an incredible lineup of bloggers – all linked at the bottom of my post – hosted by my friend, Marty, of A Stroll Thru Life.

If you’re joining me from Cindy’s gorgeous fall dining room from DIY Beautify, welcome, I’m thrilled to have you here! Her space is gorgeous isn’t it?

I hope you’re inspired by this year’s fall dining room decor and tablescape, featuring a beautiful soft blue color palette. Keep reading for more!

FALL DINING ROOM DECOR WITH SOFT BLUES

Fall dinging room decor and tablescape in beautiful soft blues and warm neutralsAffiliate links are provided throughout this post – see my full disclosure policy here. A very big thank you to Cailini Coastal for providing our gorgeous new rug and tabletop pieces.Fall dining room decor with blue and neutral accessories creates a gorgeous welcoming coastal look.

These past couple of years, much of my decor has leaned toward a coastal look with a lot of blue, always anchored with a classic, elegant and sophisticated feel, along with chinoiserie elements throughout. – all things I love so much.

It’s easy to create a look that is unique to your own style – use pieces and colors that you love and that resonate with you, and it will always feel like home. Fall dining room decor with soft blues and warm neutralsI have to tell you how much I love our new 8 x 10 Majorca rug from Cailini Coastal.

I’ve swapped rugs in our dining room (and all over the house!) many, many times, and I’ve never found a rug that felt exactly right in this space.

I can honestly say, this one suits our dining room just perfectly and truly helps to elevate the look of our home.Dining room decorated for fall with a soft blue and neutral color palette.It’s the perfect compliment to our new, blue faux grasscloth wallpaper in our adjacent entryway, that we recently installed – as you can see below.

Take the tour of our updated entryway if you haven’t seen it yet!View into a dining room with neutral and soft blue decor.Playing off of our beautiful new blue and white rug – which also grounds our blue dining chairs as well, I added more blue and neutral accents to dress our dining room table.

I’m sharing a closer look at my table further down.Dining room decorated for fall with layers of soft blues and neutral tones.For this year’s fall dining room decor, beautiful blues layered with warm neutrals help to create a warm, welcoming feeling. I layered this cozy plaid throw blanket, also from Cailini Coastal, over the chair to add a layer of warmth and visual interest.Dining room decorated for fall in neutral tones and soft blue hues.I used pillows in these same hues that you may have seen in some of my previous posts from last fall and last Christmas – I often rotate them throughout our home in different seasons.Dining room fall decor with beautiful blues and neutrals.I’ve been adding more and more blue throughout our home and it just feels so good to me.

Home is where I am happiest! Creating a feeling in our home that we love – not just filled with pretty things – is essential!
Fall dining room decor and tablescape with layers of soft blues and neutrals.


TIPS ON HOW TO WARMLY DECORATE FOR FALL WITH BLUES

  • I kept the blues in here this fall season soft – a beautiful compliment to beiges, creams, ivories and browns.
  • Layer all those blues with more neutrals (even though blue really is a neutral too!) – dishes, candles, placemats, napkin rings.
  • Add gold touches throughout – I used candlesticks scattered on the table as well as hurricanes atop the bar cabinets.
  • Mix beige/brown/ivory/muted green floral tones with white – I searched for warmer toned flowers to mix with white for a muted look and to keep my centrepiece from being too bright.

A GORGEOUS FALL CENTERPIECEFall tablescape layered with soft blues, natural woven elements and neutral tones.

I created this stunning, large-scale fall centrepiece using all faux stems arranged in one of my all-time favorite ginger jars.

This oversized ginger jar is very tall alone – about 24″ – it’s a gorgeous piece that helps to make a very big statement.Fall floral arrangement with beige hydrangeas, peonies and muted green leaves.I used a mix of new faux florals with some existing ones to achieve a large, full look that is soft and elegant.

Beige hydrangeas, beige peonies, mixed in with some white peonies and muted greenery, are so pretty for fall.Fall centrepiece with large ginger jar and faux hydrangeas, peonies and greenery in soft, muted colors.

Don’t be afraid to go big and make a statement with an oversized centrepiece!

If you prefer, you can always remove it from the table when you’re ready to serve your guests and replace it with something smaller, or just keep candles scattered along with your serving dishes.Faux floral arrangement in soft neutrals is a gorgeous fall centrepiece.



FALL TABLE DECOR: CASUAL, COASTAL + BEAUTIFUL!Fall dining room decor and table dressed in neutrals and soft blues.

Building off of my fall centrepiece, I created a gorgeous coastal inspired fall tablescape with layers of beautiful, soft blue block print linens, woven accessories and elegant dishes.

Accents of gold and brass throughout the space help to add richness and warmth for the season.

I’m a sucker for anything gold, so you’ll definitely find it throughout our home all year round.
Table setting for fall with block print blue linens and woven placemat.I also love to mix and match my dishes for a more casual look.Can napkin ring, block print napkin and blue willow dishes create a beautiful fall table setting.I used a different setting for the two chairs facing each other to mix it up a little bit and make it interesting.Fall table setting with woven placemats, blue and white floral dishes and block print blue linens.Our table and dining room are small, although this table does have a leaf that we also use.

I’ll often plate the food in the kitchen and then serve it, or lay out a buffet for guests on our kitchen island.

Usually the latter – we’re pretty casual around here!Fall tablescape with woven placemats, chinoiserie dishes and ginger jar, and block print linens.More beauties on my fall tablescape from Cailini Coastal include: Blue block Print Tablecloth | Blue Block Print Napkins | Cane Napkin Rings

They’re all such gorgeous, versatile, quality pieces, and I absolutely love that I can use them now for the fall season and also outdoors for spring and summer.Beautiful candlelit fall tablescape in blue and white with gold accents.I chose to use the rectangular tablecloth for that reason – to use on our patio table as well. 

This size is 60″ x 120″ and I folded and ironed one of the ends to make it fit our round 54″ table – it fits perfect, you’d never know it! Plus, I can use the full length when using our leaf as well.
Fall dining room decor and tablescape with blue chairs, rug and table linens mixed with warm neutral tones.Get creative when designing a tablescape for fall, or any season! Mix and match dishes and glassware, add layers of texture and prints to create something personal that your guests will love too.



 

Fall dining room decor featuring a soft blue and warm neutral color palette.That wraps up my tour today, thank you so much for touring with me, I hope you’re inspired by this season’s fall dining room decor and tablescape. I’ll be sharing more fall posts soon, so please stay tuned! Feel free to sign up of my newsletter, I’d love to have you join me! Next on our fall tour is Christy of Our Southern Home – her home is always so gorgeous and always inspires me, I know you will love it too! Happy fall decorating! xo



Click on each blog name below to visit this week’s fantastic fall home tour lineup! Thank you again for touring with me today, Happy Fall Decorating! xo

Monday Sept 13

A Stroll Thru LifeInspiration for MomsWorthing Court

Pink Peppermint StyleClean and Scentisible LeCultivateur

Tuesday Sept 14

Southern State of MindThis is Our BlissCuckoo4Design

11 Magnolia LaneDecor to AdoreNoting Grace

Wednesday Sept 15

Grace In My SpaceRemodelando la CasaWhispering Pines Homestead

Up To Date Interiors The Stonybrook HouseThrifty and Chic

Thursday Sept 16

CitrineLivingOur Southern HomeSouthern Hospitality

Hymns and VersesA Pretty Life in the Suburbs DIY Beautify

Friday Sept 17

Golden Boys and MeStoneGable Quarters One

The Woodgrain CottageWhite Arrows HomeChalking Up Success

14 Comments on FALL DINING ROOM DECOR + TABLESCAPE IN SOFT BLUES

  1. [email protected]
    September 16, 2021 at 7:01 AM (1 month ago)

    Elegant, beautiful and cozy is what comes to my mind when I look at your home. Happy Fall!

  2. Christy @ 11 Magnolia Lane
    September 16, 2021 at 7:04 AM (1 month ago)

    It’s just gorgeous, Tam! Your dining room is one of my absolute favorites, with that gallery wall and beautiful chandelier. Love the ginger jar centerpiece, too. Well done!

  3. Cindy
    September 16, 2021 at 8:22 AM (1 month ago)

    Absolutely gorgeous Tamara! Blue is my love language and I am smitten by that beautiful rug, the checked throw and all the beauties on your table!

  4. Christy @ Our Southern Home
    September 16, 2021 at 8:23 AM (1 month ago)

    Wow, Tamara! That new rug is a stunner! I just love this romantic look for fall. I can’t get over how real the flowers look in that amazing ginger jar. You’ve outdone yourself as usual.

  5. Marty
    September 16, 2021 at 10:02 AM (1 month ago)

    Absolutely stunning. I love your dining room, it is so beautiful and you always set the most amazing tablescapes. Love that new rug and the centerpiece is fabulous. One of my favorites too is your wonderful gallery wall. Thanks so much for joining the tour again this season, always inspiring.

  6. Edie
    September 16, 2021 at 10:58 AM (1 month ago)

    Love your style! May I ask what paint color you used in your dining room?

  7. Jo-Anna
    September 16, 2021 at 10:59 AM (1 month ago)

    Your dining room and table are absolutely gorgeous Tamara! I love the soft blue for fall, it’s so calming and pretty!

  8. Laura Ingalls Gunn
    September 16, 2021 at 11:29 AM (1 month ago)

    What a gorgeous table setting. I adore the Greek key accents on the rug!

  9. Cristina
    September 16, 2021 at 12:38 PM (1 month ago)

    Stunning!! The rug, the gallery wall, the chandelier… Well yeah, I can keep on going. So elegant and at the same time so cozy and inviting. Love it.

  10. Rhoda
    September 16, 2021 at 2:50 PM (1 month ago)

    Tamara, your home and dining room is just stunning! I so enjoy your use of blue and white (blue lovers unite!). You do it so well and your table is gorgeous and I love the addition of the faux grasscloth in the entry too. Your home just shines!

  11. Tammy Mitchell
    September 20, 2021 at 7:21 PM (1 month ago)

    Love your beautiful dining room! The table setting is gorgeous and so inviting. What a pretty room to have right off the entryway!

  12. Kathy
    September 21, 2021 at 9:40 AM (1 month ago)

    The new rug and grasscloth wallpaper are stunning and your table settings are so pretty and cozy. Love your tips for decorating for Fall with a non-traditional Fall color.

  13. Kristin | White Arrows Home
    September 24, 2021 at 5:25 PM (4 weeks ago)

    Your dining room is so beautiful! I love the chairs the table and the colors! It’s all so gorgeous!

  14. Rebecca Payne
    September 27, 2021 at 10:23 AM (4 weeks ago)

    Gorgeous!

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