When it comes to home and interior decor schemes that are goldmines for DIY projects, nothing beats a rustic aesthetic! There are just so many ways to get creative and crafty in order to make lovely pieces for your rustic chic home, even if you’re a bit more of a beginner when it comes to DIY projects. This is the aesthetic we’ve built for our home and, even though we have some fantastic store bought pieces, we can’t help feeling that the space could use a craftier touch, which is why we’ve been keeping our eyes peeled for as many rustic chic DIY decor tutorials as we can possibly find.
Just in case you’re feeling as enamoured with the idea of making yourself some new DIY rustic decor pieces of your very own as we are, if not more, here are 15 of the very best designs, ideas, and tutorials that we’ve bookmarked so far in our search for inspiration!
1. DIY rustic pallet coffee table
Are you feeling up for a little bit of a challenge and also looking for something that’s a bit more of a statement piece, rather than just making some little decor piece? In that case, we’d definitely suggest taking a look at how The Wonder Forest upcycled an old rustic wooden pallet in order to create this fantastic wooden coffee table that uses the pallet’s inside like a cubby shelf!
2. Rustic wood and magnet metal utensils board
Perhaps you’re the kind of DIY enthusiast who loves a cohesive decor them right down to even the smallest details in the room, even as far as storing other things is concerned? In that case, we have a feeling you’re going to get along very well indeed with this idea from eHow, which shows you how to make a repurposed wood and magnet board that’s perfect for storing any kind of metal utensil, so even they have a rustic looking place to rest in the kitchen.
3. Rustic wood wall ruler
Maybe you’re of the opinion that the best kinds of rustic things are actually also a little bit vintage inspired, rather than just being made of upcycled wood and so on? Well, if you have little kids who adore measuring how tall they’ve grown while they slept each day, then we think you should absolutely take a look at the way Painted Therapy mounted a set of vintage rulers to their wall in order to make a sort of adorably rustic heigh station.
4. Glass bottle and reclaimed wood wall vase
Whether they’re fresh or dried, faux or real, we have always adored displaying flowers in our home in whatever way we can. Considering that and our love for all things rustic, then, we’re sure it’ll come as no surprise to you that we fell completely in love with this wall mounted vase featured on Shanty 2 Chic! They show you how to make it happen using reclaimed wood and a glass jar.