Leaves must be completely dry. Melt beeswax in a double-boiler. Can use old candle stubs. (Optional - add a few drops of cinnamon oil). Hold leaves by the stem and dip in wax. Let excess drip off, then lay them on waxed paper to dry.
Decorate for fall on a budget with these creative dollar store fall DIY ideas. You can get a majority of the supplies from the Dollar Tree, but you will probably need some basic crafting materials like glue gun, paint, paint brushes, etc.
Get ready for fall by decorating your fall mantel. I love fall decor and I went rustic with deer and pumpkins in all shapes, sizes and textures. I love how my rustic mantel turned out and the rich, warm colors of fall sprinkled around my living room.