Whether you live in the country or your home is wooden […]
Whether you live in the country or your home is wooden decoration in the city, you can still have beautiful rustic decor and you can do it all yourself.We have collected a list of 40 of the best DIY projects to give your home that rustic look. You can find everything from headboards and picture frames to cabinets and shelves made from wooden pallets.Whatever your dream for a rustic look, you are sure to find something in this collection that will help you along. Many of these projects are so easy to do and you can complete them in less than a day.
Some make wonderful gifts as well so if you know someone else who just loves the country, rustic look, make them something to brighten their own decor. The projects use all sorts of materials, many of which are really inexpensive or even cheap in some cases.Twine is so inexpensive and you can do so much with it. If you are looking to update your cabinets, why not just wrap the handles in twine? It gives your kitchen a great rustic look and this is one of the easiest projects ever. You just need twine, glue and paint and you will have these great Anthropologie inspired cabinet pulls.Old pallets are relatively easy to come by and they are really cheap.
The great thing about them is you can do so much with them like these quick and easy pallet shelves. You only need about three hours per shelf and a few supplies and you can stain them in whatever color you want to make them match your existing décor.Old wooden photo frames can be turned into beautiful rustic décor with just a bit of work. You can use burlap for the matting and then add black and white photos, cardboard Monogram cutouts or anything you want. You can even add small satin ribbons to decorate them a bit if you wish.
These are easy to do and look so beautiful in any room.If you have wood pallets just lying around the yard, put them to use by turning them into a great mud room bench. This bench would look fabulous on the deck or just inside the door, wherever you want to put it.When you finish putting it all together, just sand and stain it whatever color you want and you have a beautiful bench that cost you very little to createIf you need a new headboard and you want to give your bedroom a great country look, you can create a rustic headboard from that looks like an old barn door.This project can be done with just about any material you want but if you really want the rustic look, you can use pallet boards and old barn wood.