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Fall Design Tips From HGTV’s Martin Amado



Martin was kind enough to answer a few home improvement questions for Family Chic readers. Here’s the video…


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Black Lace Candles



Simple glass votives are wrapped in black lace trim to create dramatic lighting…

Simple glass votives are wrapped in black lace - these have a gothic feel to them, perfect for Halloween.
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Punk Rock Pumpkins



Small pumpkins are studded with upholstery tacks (found at most craft or fabric stores). It doesn’t get easier than this – just push the tacks into the pumpkin creating the pattern of your choice…

It doesn't get easier than this - just push the tacks into the pumpkin.
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A Modern Halloween



I found long stem pumpkins at my local garden center this year. This thrilled me – as I choose pumpkins mostly for their stems anyway. I was inspired to show off this lovely curve so, I kept things simple and just sliced the side off, cleaned the core out and dropped a candle in it…

I found long stem pumpkins at my local garden center this year. This thrilled me - as I choose pumpkins mostly for their stems anyway. I was inspired to show off this lovely curve so, I kept things simple and just sliced the side off, cleaned the core out and dropped a candle in it. Resting it on its side helps to make the look even more interesting.
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Plastic Bag Flowers



A plastic bag is cut into strips to create this plastic bag bow – a green way to wrap a gift. Ready for giving – a bottle of wine is placed in a simple linen bag and wrapped with my easy to make bag bow.

A plastic bag is cut into strips to create this plastic bag bow - a green way to wrap a gift.
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