It's not just the way something looks that says "fall," it's also the way it feels. This 100 percent cotton velvet pillow cover feels sumptuous and snuggly -- just right for the dipping temperatures. An oversize pom-pom trim is a playful touch. Layer it with your existing throw pillows for a quick and easy refresh.
One task for transitioning seasons is switching out your linens. Get a head start by swapping lightweight cotton throws for thicker wool, flannel, and mohair versions. This ivory-and-gray blanket is a real winner. Its neutral palette and striped pattern play well with many styles, and its softness is sure to make it a favorite throughout the winter.
Mohair Striped Throw, $119.99, Dwell Studio
Flickering candles are clutch for setting the mood. Whether you're already planning for Thanksgiving or just eager to get in the autumn spirit, these woodsy, flameless pillar candles are ready for the job. With a programmable timer and 450 hours of battery life, they're sure to outlast any wick. Ambience is just a switch away!
Birch Bark Flameless Pillar Candle, $25.00, Birch Lane
There are a few necessities for the perfect fall reading nook: good lighting, a small side table for a mug of coffee, and a comfy spot to curl up. Enter this soft and homey pouf. Though it can serve double duty as extra seating when you're in a pinch, we think it's just right for pairing with your favorite chair and kicking up your feet.
Chindi Round Floor Pouf, $118.95, Pier 1
Savor summer's end with a Moscow mule, or welcome the changing leaves with a cider-based drink. Copper is this fall's coolest metallic, so stock your bar for the season with these modern mugs.
Moscow Mule Mug, $19.99, CB2
Can you imagine curling up with one of these luxuriously soft faux-fur throws? With eight rich colors available, we're pretty sure you'll find an excuse to have one tossed on every bed, sofa, and chair in your home.
Faux Fur Throw, $129.00, Pottery Barn