What could be prettier than a cascade of autumn elements descending a staircase? To achieve this look, the darker pumpkins were spray-painted mauve, while the pink ones were covered in multiple coats of acrylic paint. (Note: It’s best to start with white gourds.) A pair of weathered lanterns and beaucoup blossoms finish this feminine look.
Text Karen Callaway
Photography Stephanie Welbourne Steele
Styling Melissa Sturdivant Smith