There’s something about the warm timbers, interesting textures and colors inspired by nature that make rustic decor so intimate and welcoming. The best thing is, these qualities mean rustic style lends itself so well to DIY! Luckily, a little goes a long way in adding some character to your home. Get ready for a little homespun charm with these rustic decor ideas to melt your heart!
Your entire kitchen doesn’t need to be rustic to capture some of the charm. Check out this modern, minimalist kitchen enhanced by a solid timber table via Renoguide
Harper’s BAZAAR shows us how to work a claw foot bath in a timber-clad bathroom.
A reclaimed wood wall makes a striking feature in a bedroom. Admire the matching bed too via Renoguide
Cosy throws are just the thing to add comfort to timber furniture. Via Dwell Beautiful
Painted shutters bring farmhouse chic to life in a new way with this DIY shutter bench. Check out the tutorial at Liz Marie Blog
An ornate mirror and fresh flowers are perfect for a rustic bathroom. Via Harper’s BAZAAR
This table setting with greenery and delicately wrapped napkins is divine. Find out how to create it at Jenni Kayne
Have a little fun incorporating countryside elements like this windmill, via Crafts Zen
These wooden-framed porthole mirrors manage to evoke both country charm and seaside chic. Find them at Dig Gardens
It’s not all about dark, heavy-looking timbers. Brighten up a room with timber painted white, like this stunning coffee table via MECRAFTSMAN
A timber wall feature is ideal for a cosy reading nook. Via MYCRAFTSMAN
This chevron wall feature is so effective at adding interest to a space. Via Renoguide
This setting by Liz Marie Blog is utterly gorgeous. The white table setting is brought to life by the bold colors of greenery and fresh produce.
Timber pallets and a fur rug are simple yet striking ways to bring a neutral bedroom to life. Via Harper’s BAZAAR
Crooked Housewife shares an exciting DIY project to recycle a wooden spool.
Timber headboards are nothing new, but this one extending across the roof is something special. Via Harper’s BAZAAR
This sweet DIY dresser brings some rustic appeal to a fresh-looking bedroom. Find out how at Liz Marie Blog
This innovative use of a barn door oozes rustic charm. Via Renoguide
Pretty up some mason jars to hold seasonal blooms. Learn how to DIY at It All Started With Paint
Hand-made signs are a simple way to add rustic decor to your home. Learn how at Itsy Bits and Pieces
Rustic style can be beautifully incorporated into a contemporary home. Stark white lifts the heaviness of the timber bench siding and stools. Via Renoguide
Imagine waking up to the gorgeous grains and colors of this bare timber ceiling. Via Renoguide
An effective wall feature is created by layering different colored timber frames in an asymmetrical way. Via Itsy Bits and Pieces
Pretty up your dining table with these sweet and cheerful DIY jute placements. Find out how to use this natural material at City Farmhouse
Bare timber wall panelling in striking parallel strips helps ground this minimalist kitchen. Via Renoguide
These timber lamps evoke the intimacy of sitting around a campfire. Via Renoguide
The whites, greens and terracotta featured on this DIY cubby are complemented by a dark hardwood floor for a rustic farmhouse aesthetic. Via Liz Marie Blog
Timber bowls and an earthy-toned table runner bring texture and warmth to a bright white table. Via City Farmhouse
Rustic decor isn’t just for adults! Make it sweet by incorporating some bright fabrics and cute animal prints. Via Rustic Honey
Bright and playful bedding offsets the variety of timbers used in this girls’ bunk room. Via Lands End Development