Blog Home

Get Crafty

Various fall colored fabric leaves on a piece of twine

Some people haven’t done arts and crafts since their time in elementary school, but crafts are a great way to spend some time and exercise some creativity! With the advent of Pinterest and blogs, people have been able to share their unique craft ideas to the masses, which is perfect if you’re looking to try out your own crafts this fall! In this week’s Sunset Palms Blog, we’ve got a short list of crafts you could try to beautiful your home for the upcoming holidays!

Wine Cork Pumpkin


  • 25 recycled wine corks

  • Orange acrylic paint

  • Paint brush

  • Hot glue gun

  • Craft knife

  • Green felt

  • Scissors

  • Jute twine


Need something to do with all of your extra wine corks? Get crafty and recycle those corks by making a cork pumpkin! This pumpkin will be a great addition to your home and would bring a fun fall theme to your apartment. 

Burlap and Yarn Wreath

  • Foam Wreath Form.

  • Hot Glue Gun.

  • Ivory Burlap Ribbon.

  • Fall Inspired Yarn.

  • Burlap Flowers .

  • Scissors.

  • Pheasant Feathers.

  • Twigs.

  • Pineapple Doily.


Make the entrance to your home a little more inviting with this cute wreath. This wreath is the perfect rustic addition to your front door or walls in your Hollywood, FL apartment! Remember, you’re not limited to this wreath, you can definitely let your creativity run free and do what you wish! 

DIY Pumpkin Door Mat

  • Leaf and pumpkin stencils

  • Scissors

  • Painters tape

  • Paint in white, turquoise, and gold

  • Foam paint daubers

  • Doormat


The doormat is your guest’s first welcome to your home, treat them to a wonderful fall welcome by making this pumpkin door mat! It’s pretty simple, so try it out!  


Do you have any crafts that you enjoy doing? Share those crafts and instructions with our apartment community by leaving a comment! Thanks for reading.