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 an easy and cheap thing to make and I have been searching for different ways to decorate with them. 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 ways to use and decorate a wood box. Click on the pictures to go to their sites!
Off we go… decorations for every season!!
Fall Wood Box Decor
~ Use the wood box to hold silver wear for a dinner with guests. You can set in on the table or in 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.
~Click here to 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 Wood Box Decor
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!
~ Love Poinsettas?? Click here for the bright and beautiful decoration from Andee Layne. Easy and elegant!
~ 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 Wood Box Decor
Onto Spring! Think all different kinds of beautiful and bright spring flowers!
~ Tulips and some mason jars!! Easy and beautiful! Check it out here by House by Hoff.
~ 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 Wood Box Decor
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 Wood 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.
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?