Ok, so I’m a little obsessed with wood boxes! I love them and think you can use them in so many ways. They are frugal and easy to make. I have been searching for wooden box decorating ideas on Pinterest, so, I thought I’d share my findings with you. So here are 20 ways to decorate with a wood box year round.
Here is a roundup of my favorite wooden box decorating ideas! Click on the pictures to go to their sites.
Off we go… decorations for every season…
Fall Wooden Box Decorating Ideas
~ Use the wood box to hold silverware for a dinner with guests. You can set in on the table or in a buffet line. Switch the burlap sign for other times of the year or don’t use one!
~Click here to check out this beautiful and simple fall wood box from Addicted 2 DIY.
Check out this amazing fall box from Jenkins Kid Farm.
~ Can you imagine your Thanksgiving table with this one from Far Above Rubies?? Gorgeous!
~ Another beautiful idea from Stonegable. Love the fall objects! Click here to learn more about it.
~ I’m a huge fan of baby pumpkins! Check out this idea here from 724 South House.
Winter Wooden Box Decorating Ideas
There are so many great ideas for the holidays. A rustic wood box just adds a bit of charm to your table as a centerpiece or just as a decoration. Here are a few of my faves.
~ I would love to have this on my Christmas table. Click here to read about it at Far Above Rubies.
~You could add a few little ornaments and like Michelle Wooderson did here.
~I love this idea from the Home Depot. Make it into a stocking holder. Brilliant!
~ Another easy and festive way to fill the wood box by The North End Loft. Check out her site here.
~ Have some pine cones?? Spray paint a few and add some greenery. Beautiful! My Hydrangea Home sells these here.
Spring Wooden Box Decorating Ideas
Onto Spring…think all different kinds of beautiful and bright spring flowers!
~ I used my DIY wooden box to create this beautiful cross Easter decor (tutorial found here!)
~ Tulips and some mason jars. Easy and beautiful! Check it out here by House by Hoff.
~Plant some of your favorite flowers in it! (Sorry, connects to a bad link but I love the picture!)
~ I absolutely love this Easter centerpiece by Migonis Home! Check it out here.
~ You can use it as a herb garden along with spring flowers! Check this one out here from Pretty Handy Girl.
~Another simple and eye-catching idea from French Country Cottage. Check it out here.
Summer Wooden Box Decorating Ideas
For summer, think warm colors and sunny plants.
~ I love the flowers in this beautiful centerpiece by Karin Lidbeck. Click here to check out her site.
~ I love the simplicity of this box from some of my favorite bloggers over at Shanty 2 Chic. If you haven’t checked out their site, visit it here.
~ Hydrangeas are one of my favorite flowers! Here is my mantel wood box painted with chalkboard paint. Check it out here.
This was my inspiration from Thrifty Decor Chic.
~ This is a gorgeous centerpiece from a wedding but it would be easy to re-create! Check it out here.
~ Another amazing wedding centerpiece!! Check out others at The Knot here.
~ I love this one on Etsy with the succulents and candles. Easy and beautiful!
Other Ways to Use DIY Wooden Boxes
I found a couple other really cool things to do with wood boxes that I thought I’d share! It can be used as a utensil cady like in these ones.
~ Use it as a wine tote!
~ Use it at your bar to hold drink mixers with – think mint leaves, blueberries, olives, cucumbers, other herbs. For this one, I added chalkboard paper signs so my friend could write on what is in the mason jar. Check out the tutorial here.
~ Turn it sideways and use it as a shelf!
I could go on forever but those are some of my favorites. I will let you know what I decide to do with mine every season. How would you use one?
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