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Sparks | Fall Senses

As the air grows crisp and the leaves begin to change, the transition into fall is one of the most beautiful phenomenons to experience. In an effort to describe what the season is like, let's experience this curious change through all our five senses. Come along as we unravel the fall sensations.


Autumnal Collection

To first get us in the mood, we sparked our creativity by gathering images of the season. This beautiful collection is a great representation of all things fall!!

Moodboard #10.06.21: Falling Into Fall with the 5 Senses


Fall Cinema

Movies can transport us to fall through their imagery, creating the overall cozy feeling of the season. There is no better way to reign in the fall season than by watching a fall movie.

Here are some of our favorite movies to watch in the fall:

Pictured:

Far From Heaven (2002)

Dead Poets Society (1989)

St. Elmos Fire (1985)

Matilda (1996)

Remember the Titians (2000)

When Harry Met Sally (1989)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)


Autumnal Art

Autumn beauty goes unnoticed by all, and many artists have used their talents to express the season's beauty through painting. These are a few beautiful works of art that express autumn in different ways.

The artists mentioned below were able to capture the mood, color, and light of the fall season to create the paintings seen above. To explore additional autumnal art you can view beautiful collections from Smithsonian Autumn Views and Google Arts & Culture.

Image 1: Autumn View by Pierre Bonnard

Image 2: Woman Gathering in an Autumn Wood by Friedrich Kallmorgen

Image 3: Autumn on the Sienne by Claude Monet



Scents of Fall

Scents of fall bring back memories of family and friends gathering for the colder seasons. The smell of coffee, leaves, spices over a stove, and pine cones remind us of the joy in simple things like cooking and nature.

Fill your home with the aromas of the season by using one of these candles recommended by Elle Decor or create your own from following these tips DIY fall scents!!



Tasting Fall

Cozy feelings go hand and hand with the taste of pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pie, caramel apples, and warm bread. Baking fall treats is perfect part of fall, and sharing goodies with friends and family spreads the joy to everyone.

Wouldn’t you want to try all of these fall cookie recipes from Delish and Taste of Home. Any one of those are the perfect treats for the changing season!!


Autumn Warmth

When the air is crisp and the cold comes, gathering together with friends and family with fires, marshmallows, and blankets all keep our hearts and bodies warm.

Check out these great ideas for styling your patio for outdoor dining this fall and great tips for fire pits inspiration to help you live your coziest fall life!!


Seasonal Destinations

Now is the perfect time to travel to destinations like this and experience the beauty of the season. Certain places are particularly beautiful during the fall season, and traveling to these places is definitely worth it.

Plan and explore these autumn destinations pictured above:

Salem, Massachusetts

Central Park, NYC, NY

Saranac Lake, NY

St. Augustine, FL

Asheville, NC


We hope you enjoyed our journey about this enchanting season!