11 Fall Mantel Decor Ideas Under $50

Flock your fall fireplace mantel with these high-style, low-budget decor finds.

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August 14, 2020

Nothing feels more at home to us than a seasonally decorated mantel and a crackling fire underneath. And once you spruce up the fireplace, it's time to start decorating. Get those creative juices flowing with these gorgeous fall mantel ideas that also happen to be under 50 bucks.

Achieve the handmade look without the legwork with this unique pumpkin banner. The retro-inspired pumpkin details gradually shift from white to classic orange, working from the outside in. String the sweet design across your brick fireplace mantel, and style with brass accents to complete the cute and cozy look.

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$15 - $25

Up the ante on your fall fireplace decor with this autumnal amber vase. The amber-tone glass vessel comes in four different sizes and serves as the perfect base for a lush fall floral arrangement. Add a single vase to one side of your mantel and fill with tall foliage or floral stems to add height to your display.

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Celebrate the season with this felt ball and pumpkin garland. Dangle the garland across the front of your fireplace, and style the top of your mantel with a set of chic, black candlesticks, white taper candles and a cluster of black-and-white fabric pumpkins.

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Get your mantel in check for fall — literally. This playful buffalo check and pumpkin garland will add autumnal charm to your mantel in seconds. The classic print and rustic pumpkin detail play well with other rustic farmhouse accents like wooden candlesticks, weathered pumpkins and whimsical squirrel figurines.

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Prop this black-and-white pumpkin sign on your mantel to complete your modern fall decor. The fresh bohemian sign is handmade from wood and features a bright white backdrop, a natural wood frame and a trio of inky pumpkins.

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Add height to each end of your mantel with this timeless iron candle dish. Style the dish with foraged fall foliage, faux autumn blooms or a group of miniature painted pumpkins. Choose ivory or white tapers for a classic appeal, or opt for tapers in a vibrant fall hue to bring warmth to your mantel display.

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Happy sunflower blooms pair with plaid ribbon, petite pumpkins, pinecones and lush eucalyptus to create the ultimate fall garland for your mantel. The classic orange gourds and inky plaid ribbon add autumnal flair to the otherwise fresh, leafy garland design. Style this stunner with a set of traditional silver or brass candlesticks to round out your mantel design.

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Dress your fireplace in fall's favorite print with this plaid pennant banner. We're obsessed with the ivory, black and camel color palette and how the wooden letters pop against the black backdrop. Choose between black, white or a wood finish for your letters, and pair with a collection of all-white pumpkins on your mantel.

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Mix and match these brilliant velvet pumpkins to bring a cheerful and energizing touch to your fireplace display. The petite fabric pumpkins are made by hand and sold in a three-piece set including a classic orange, marigold and olive-green hue. Style the trio with brushed brass, antique bronze or weathered wood accents on your fireplace mantel.

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Snag this simple candleholder set for your fall mantel, then keep it out all year long. The three-piece set features a timeless silhouette and boasts a charming, weathered wood finish that meshes with any fall vignette. Use white or amber taper candles, and display the trio together at one end of your mantel surrounded by a sea of faux pumpkins and acorns.

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Add some texture and interest to your garland, candle or pumpkin base with a set of these sweet farmhouse beads. Each set is handmade with blonde wood beads in two alternating sizes, a maple leaf decal on one end and a jute tassel at the other. Drape the beads around your other accessories to achieve a luxe and layered look.

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