Easy Summer Home Decorating Ideas

As the summer months approach, it’s time to think about your summer home decor. With the help of a few simple ideas, you can easily add some summer vibes to your space. If you’re looking for something budget-friendly, these inspiring ideas will help you ring in the summer season!

red white and blue wreath

It’s Summer Home Tour time and I cannot wait to share with you all of the amazing spaces my friends have! Thank you Marty at A Stroll Thru Life for hosting this wonderful Summer Home Tour!


My friend Linda from It All Started with Paint is sharing her home and you don’t want to miss Amy with Amy Sadler Designs post where she shares her summer home tour! Be sure to check out all of the amazing ideas and inspiration at the bottom of this post!

Summer Home Decorating Ideas You Can Do This Weekend

Let’s take a look at some easy summer home decorating ideas that are guaranteed to give your home the boost for summer it deserves!

Outdoor Summer Decorating Ideas

Why not make sure your outdoor spaces are welcoming summer in style? Add a fun and patriotic house flag to show your patriotic spirit for the red, white, and blue holidays!

America house flag

Doormats are always a fun idea~I love to change them up constantly to keep things exciting! This land of the free gnome doormat caught my eye and worked perfectly on top of my DIY concrete-painted buffalo check doormat.

land of the free gnome doormat

This simple patio DIY project went viral and made such a difference to this outdoor space! What do you think?

outdoor patio lighting & privacy diy curtains drawn

Another fun outdoor project was creating this concrete paver garden pathway. It really made the space nice for those summer nights!

nightitme view of walkway pavers with solar lights

DIY Outdoor Planters

Sticking to the outdoor space, since it’s summer, I’m sharing a roundup of DIY outdoor planter ideas for you to try out for yourself!

DIY Outdoor Planters PIN

Summer Tablescape

Why not bring summertime indoors, too? Pop a bit of red, white, and blue into your table setting and show your patriotic side off!

red white and blue table setting

Summer Wreaths Roundup

Add a summer wreath to your front door, your back door, over your mantle, on a large wall, cabinet door, or the back of a chair! Wreaths are always a great idea! These summer wreath ideas are sure to keep you inspired all summer long!

Summer Wreaths PIN

Summer decorating doesn’t have to be overwhelming or expensive. With a bit of creativity, you can create an easy seasonal update to your home without breaking the bank. So don’t stress if you’re not sure where to start; just make it fun and see what happens! Get creative and enjoy the process of sprucing up your space for the season. Happy Decorating!

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  1. What a lovely outdoor space. I adore all of the patriotic touches. It’s a joy to be on tour with you.

    1. southerncrush says:

      The joy is mine! Thank you for the compliment!

  2. Oh so many great ideas. I love your Curtain DIY project, so genius, no wonder it went viral, and those check painted pavers and door mat are the cutest ever too. How fun, I need to get my act in gear and get a few thins done outside. Thanks so much for joining the tour, your tips and DIY projects are fabulous.

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much! You’re amazing and I appreciate you putting together this home tour!

  3. Your home looks absolutely gorgeous! I love all of the bright colors you’ve used in your decor, so pretty for the upcoming season! Thanks for sharing your fantastic ideas! Happy Friday!!

    1. southerncrush says:

      You’re so welcome my friend! You’re amazing and I appreciate you!

  4. Calypso in the Country says:

    I love your approach to summer decorating And the patriotic accessories are perfect for the whole season! Great to tour with you again!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Thank you! It was so much fun!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much Kristin~ I appreciate you!

  5. Thanks for all of the creative summer decorating ideas! I love the DIY doormat and outdoor patio screening. I can see why that went viral, it’s a great summer DIY project. Happy summer to you!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much! Happy Summer to you, too!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much! You’re amazing and I appreciate you!

  6. Melanie, I love all the fun pops of color in your summer decor! And wow, the patio privacy idea is the bomb! So fun to tour with you again!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Yes it was fun! Thank you for stopping by my friend!

  7. I love all of your beautiful projects – so much creativity! And that tabelscape too – I’m a sucker for anything blue and white – I love the dishes and of course the patriotic decor! Happy summer!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much! I appreciate you!

    1. southerncrush says:

      You’re hilarious! Thank you so much for stopping by, I appreciate you my friend!

  8. Hi Melanie! What fun projects you’ve done! The DIY curtain is perfect! I especially love the patriotic theme. Great touring with you! Blessings, Lori

    1. southerncrush says:

      Thank you so much! I appreciate you–thanks for stopping by!

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe thank you so much my friend! Happy Summer to you as well!

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