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3 Ways to Decorate a Bar Cart for Fall

As we all know, there are so many places in our homes where we can add touches of fall.  Let’s start with some fall bar cart ideas!

Ever since I purchased a bar cart for my dining room, I have been thinking of new ways to style it.  Originally, I kept the styling very simple so it would blend in with my freshly painted dining room.  Now that the fall season is here, the bar cart seems like the perfect spot to add some fall decor!  Just to alert you, these decorated bar cart ideas are more about the decorations and less about the “bar” so don’t expect a whole bunch of alcohol-inspired looks!

Here are 3 ways to decorate a bar cart for fall…

1 – Fall Bar Cart with Neutral Accessories:

Bar cart styled with neutrals in a navy dining room - fall bar cart ideas

In my first bar cart example, I used neutrals colors which help prevent the decor from competing with a bold wall color.

Candle and fall accessories

A cozy candle helps keep this corner from being too dark.

Fall styling ideas for a round bar car

A bundle of wheat, a white pumpkin and a basket of mums give a neutral/textured feel.

Actually, I used a couple of these pieces in a recent table setting in my kitchen.

Gold Bar cart styled for fall using neutrals

In order to give the bottom shelf some height, a large mum and some more pumpkins work perfectly.

If you are going to decorate a bar cart in the fall, these are probably the easiest accessories to find.

Gold bar cart decorated for fall using mums and pumpkins

Since this back corner doesn’t get much light, I will have to be careful keeping these mums in this spot.  They actually need more light than this…says the woman who kills every plant…

Navy Dining Room with fall decor

In order to brighten things up, I moved the bar cart to the bay window for my second example…

2 – Fall Bar Cart with Blue and White Accessories:

How to decorate a gold bar cart for fall

For my second bar cart example, I enhanced the neutrals by adding blue and white accessories along with a touch of gold.

Bar cart decorating ideas for fall

It always helps to repeat the colors and textures on both shelves to keep it looking cohesive.

Blue and white styled bar cart for fall

With all the bright light in this spot, the glasses and mirrors really sparkle.

Dining Room Bar Cart Styled for fall with blue and white martini glasses

What bar cart is complete without a cute set of martini glasses?

Dining Room Bar Cart Styled for Fall using blue and white accessories

Actually, this look is a good transition from summer to fall (for those of us who have a hard time saying goodbye to summer!).

How to style a bar cart for fall using blue and white

Last, but not least, I went for a totally different look for my third way to decorate a bar cart ...

3 – Fall Bar Cart with Traditional Fall Colors:

Traditional Fall Colors on Gold Bar Cart

The amber colored wine glasses work perfectly for fall… and it helps when you find a bottle of wine with an orange label!

Using pumpkins and orange accessories to decorate a bar cart for fall

To carry the colors to the shelf below, I just used a vibrant wreath from my storage.  In the past, I have used this wreath on my front door for fall.

Fall wreath with candle and glass hurricane

There’s no confusion on the seasons with this one!

Festive gold bar cart styled for fall

Some people don’t like to use orange in their fall decor but I have always loved some color in my home!

Fall Colors and Wine Glasses on Bar Cart

Plus, darker colors feel cozy for autumn.  Cheers to October!!

Round bar cart styled with fall colors

It’s always fun to play around with accessories, isn’t it?  I swear, this bar car is like a new toy to me!

3 Ways to Style a Bar Cart for Fall

Hopefully, I inspired you with my 3 ways to decorate a bar cart for fall! 

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    1. Ha! I know, I know…I thought it would be fun to just decorate it as a little table. I’ll tell you what, Ron…I will do another one with all the alcohol just for you! Cheers, my friend!

  1. All are very pretty, although I love the contrast between the white pumpkins and the blue. Visiting from Style Showcase.

    1. Thank you! I am a huge blue and white fan so I am happy you really liked that one. Thanks for taking the time to swing by and comment!

  2. I love bar carts! And I love that you give 3 ideas for decorating one. Your tips are one of my features on this weeks OVER THE MOON Link Party which goes live tonight, Sunday, at 5pm central. Please stop by to see your feature and link up again.
    🙂 gwingal

    1. Thanks, Kippi! I should start a Pinterest board of them too. I always love to see how people style them.

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