Rustic style decor accents charm us with their simple yet crafty look. When you’re looking for an accent you want something that stands out and rustic will definitely do it. We’ve seen it used in many interior design styles, even modern trendy and Scandinavian minimalist looks.
What’s great about rustic accents is that you can do it yourself or get a hand crafted one that will add authentic value to your home decor. Either way we want to see what wonderful things can be achieved in home decor with rustic accents.
Hand Painted Jars
Take some old used jars and paint them. This simple idea can add a cute accent to your kitchen decor.
Tie a bundle of books with rope, use old bottles for vases, paint an old jar and make a bouquet. Re-using old things that you’d normally throw away can create a wonderful rustic accent for your decor.
Old Ladder Towel Rack
Take an old ladder and use it as a towel rack – that’s a simple yet nice accent.
DIY Wall Decorations
Get creative decorating your walls. Fixing bottles and jars to the wall is a nice rustic accent and you can use them for flowers, plants, or even storage of small things.
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Bring old country style as the accent with candle lanterns to your home.
Shelves and Racks
Re-purposing old pallets is a DIY trend and rightfully so. There are many things you can use it for and shelves and racks are one of those things. They give an instant rustic accent to your decor.
Frame a Mirror
Use reclaimed wood to frame a mirror.
Stack Old Boxes
Need a bookshelf or a cabinet with an accent? Simply stack old boxes and you’ve got it.
Small things such as coat hangers will add a wonderful accent in a rustic style.
You can find many uses for a bench at home but most importantly it makes the perfect furniture accent.
DIY Candle Holders
Can you believe how simple it is to make this rustic candle holder and even though it’s so small it will give a wonderful accent to your decor.
Reclaimed Wood Headboard
A great accent for the bedroom is a reclaimed wood headboard.
Handcrafted cabinets from reclaimed wood or re-purposed old boxes, whatever you use them for in your home will always add a warm rustic accent.
Wherever you have a doorway, a simple addition of a rustic bracket will create an accent with big impact.
Create a wall of display with small decorative rustic shelves.
Using reclaimed wood to craft a table, such as this colorful old picket fence up-cycling, is a great accent.
DIY Coffee Tables
Coffee tables are easily made of old boxes and pallets, all you have to do is paint them and add little wheels.
An old crate makes a great ottoman and it looks just so well.
Tree Stumps in Your Home
Tree stump furniture is a trendy rustic accent in many interior design styles.