23 DIY Rustic Home Decor Ideas for Warmth & Relaxation

Rustic refers to a practical style that uses natural materials and goods functionally and also in a frugal manner. The first few things that come to my mind when I think of a rustic home are warmth, relaxation, and comfort. Home decor enthusiasts expect this to be a key home decor theme this year. Today, we rounded up 50 rustic home decor ideas you could create yourself.

#1 Rustic DIY Bathroom Towel Holder

Wood can add a nice warm texture to your home. We love this idea, It’s so simple, yet so functional (Instructions)

#2 DIY Rustic Coffee Table

This coffee table will bring warmth to any living room. As shown in the photo, the color of the table blends well in a bright room (Instructions)

#3 DIY Mason Jar Wall Decor

Mason jars aren’t going away anytime soon. Use them to add a touch of color to your walls (Instructions)

#4 DIY Necklace Holder

Live by the sea? Look for some driftwood and turn them into sturdy necklace holders (Instructions)

#5 Garden Rake Kitchen Holder

Don’t throw away that old garden rake just yet. With some cleaning and adjustments, you can turn it into a great kitchen utensil holder (Instructions)

#6 Rustic Wall Ruler

Find yourself measuring your height all the time? Create your own wall ruler with a plank of wood (Instructions)

#7 Rustic Wood Tray

A simple yet elegant way to organize things in the kitchen (Instructions)

#8 Industrial Pipe Shelves

Use sturdy industrial pipes to create shelves along your bathroom wall (Instructions)

#9 Wood Love Rope Sign

A great way to re-use recycled wood material. Use a piece of rope to create a warm sign decor (Instructions)

#10 Tilt-Out Trash Cabinet

Create a beautiful wooden cabinet that’ll keep your trash well-hidden (Instructions)

#11 Decorative Tree Branches

Find some sturdy tree branches and use them as support for wall shelves (Instructions)

#12 DIY Photo Clipboards

Attach wooden clipboards to the wall and add your favorite photos to create a simple yet memorable look (Instructions)

#13 DIY Rustic Floating Shelves

Have a blank wall? Add these simple floating shelves to create a feeling of warmth and relaxation in your room (Instructions)

#14 DIY Wooden Spool Console Table

A spool can become a nice sturdy coffee table or night stand for your home (Instructions)

#15 DIY Natural Wreath

Add a touch of fall to your home by creating a wreath made of wood (Instructions)

#16 Rustic Recycle Bin

You don’t need those expensive recycle bins to store the materials. Consider making one instead with recycled wood material (Instructions)

#17 Marbled Terracota Pots

You can make one of these in minutes. Change up the color to add some vividness to your home (Instructions)

#18 Rustic Farmhouse Bench

An addition like this can be great if you need a place to store or hold small household objects (Instructions)

#19 Farmhouse Produce Rack

A simple way to keep your fruits and vegetables organized in the kitchen (Instructions)

#20 Rustic Coffee Tray

Are you a coffee lover? Impress your visitors with this elegant coffee tray (Instructions)

#21 Rustic 3-Tier Serving Tray

Like having afternoon tea? Create this 3-tier serving tray to hold all the delicious treats (Instructions)

#22 Ladle Candles

A simple yet genius way of having candles around your home. Use some old ladles to hold small candles (Instructions)

#23 Rustic Bathroom Wood Stool

Create a wooden stool for your bathroom (Instructions)

We hope you enjoyed checking out these rustic home decor ideas. These should be enough to keep you busy throughout the year.