30 Reclaimed Wood Christmas Decorations to Add Rustic Accent To Your Home

Are you dreaming of a warm, cozy Christmas?

Reclaimed wood decorations are the perfect way to create a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere — the soothing colors and the natural texture brings just a touch of rustic style to your decor.

Best Reclaimed Wood Christmas Decorations. Christmas decorations don't have to be expensive. For example, you can make something from reclaimed wood. Here are some ideas! #decorhomeideas
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Whether you’re going for Scandinavian charm or a full-on traditional Christmas wonderland, these gorgeous decorations are a great place to start decking the halls.

1. Christmas Tree Glitter Sign

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A little glam, a little rustic — this glittering Christmas tree sign has it all.

Simple painted trees keep the reclaimed wood planks looking modern, and the oh-so-subtle dusting of glitter creates the effect of sparkling snow.

via A Shade of Teal

2. Decorative Skis

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Repurpose a pair of vintage wood skis — or simply make your own out of some scrap wood — to create a charming front porch decoration.

The trick is to choose wood with a bold grain pattern that shows up beautifully under a coat of stain.

A burlap bow sets just the right rustic vibe.

via Lil Rhody

3. DIY boxed Lights

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Are you looking for new ways to use Christmas lights?

This stunning reclaimed wood box is an easy option. The lights are placed beneath a bed of ornaments and pine cones, creating a gorgeous, cozy glow.

Choose golden ornaments for a warm glow, or pick any color that matches your theme.

via Unskinny Boppy

4. DIY Rustic Wooden Christmas Candle Holders

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Candles are a classic part of Christmas decor.

Give your small pillar candles a rustic upgrade with these stunning holders. Made from slices of a small tree, they add the natural texture of bark to a centerpiece or shelf decoration.

Set them on a bed of greenery for extra impact.

via Martys Musings

5. DIY Scrap Wood Stocking Hanger

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When you don’t have a fireplace, it can be a challenge to find the perfect spot to hang your stockings.

That’s where this lovely piece comes in — hang it on the wall in your living room to turn the family’s stockings into a work of art.

via Beyond The Picket Fence

6. DIY Upcycled Log Candle Holder

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Give your mantle a fresh look this Christmas by repurposing a part of a fallen tree.

Simply cut off the section that appeals to you the most, drill tealight-sized holes, and you’re all set.

Depending on the size, this holder also makes a stunning centerpiece.

via Jenna Burger

7. How to Make a Rustic Christmas Snowman Decoration

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Get your little ones involved in the Christmas crafting fun with these DIY snowmen.

Made from pieces of scrap wood, they don’t require any cutting or tools.

Your crew can paint faces and add accessories to create adorable, one-of-a-kind pieces for the mantel, windowsill, or side table.

via DIY and Crafts

8. Joy Christmas Letters

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Here’s a chic take on rustic Christmas candle holders.

Featuring reclaimed fence posts, they bring a gorgeous weathered texture to your home.

The wood-burned “JOY” letters look lovely with the red bows, adding just the right amount of festive cheer.

9. Primitive Upcycled Wooden Log Snowmen

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Maintain the casual vibe of your home with these super-cute snowmen.

They’re made from simple wood slices — no sanding or painting required.

Add a ribbon scarf and stick arms to create a lovely porch or shelf decoration.

via It All Started With Paint

10. Reclaimed Beam Snowmen

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Welcome guests with these adorable DIY snowmen.

The charm lies in the reclaimed wood beams that form the bodies; the wood shows through the white paint for a sweet, rustic touch.

For maximum impact, cut the wood into different heights.

Since they’re heavy and stable, these little snowmen make a great addition to your front step or another high-traffic spot.

via Lovely Little Snippets

11. Reclaimed Log Reindeer

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If inflatable outdoor decorations aren’t your thing, this sweet reindeer is the ideal alternative.

Crafted from reclaimed logs, he’s weather-resistant and durable.

Plus, the unfinished wood helps him blend into the natural surroundings.

12. Reclaimed Pallet Advent Calendar

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Bring a bit of rustic charm to this year’s Advent calendar by making your own out of a reclaimed pallet.

Use simple paper tags to create the days of the month, and conceal your special Advent treats in ornaments, tiny bags, or miniature stockings.

via Thirsty For Tea

13. Reclaimed Table Leg Ornaments

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These gorgeous ornaments put a rustic spin on classic retro shapes.

The secret? Each one is made from a reclaimed table leg.

The turned wood detailing recreates the vintage ornament shapes, all while blending into your relaxed Christmas decor.

via Debis Design Diary

14. Reclaimed Window Shutter Decoration

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Give life to a discarded window shutter with this adorable DIY decoration.

Every element works together to create a classic, rustic look.

From the faded paint on the wood to the burlap sack, each detail is sure to bring joy to every holiday visitor.

15. Reclaimed Wood Christmas Trees

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Simple and elegant, these reclaimed wood Christmas trees are a fun way to add color to any spot in the house.

Set them on a shelf, tuck them into your mantel display, or hang them on a wall for an instant pop of holiday cheer.

16. Reclaimed Wood Frame Lighted Gift Boxes

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Make your home feel more festive from the moment you drive up with lighted gift boxes.

This piece looks complicated and expensive, but it’s remarkably easy to make.

As long as you have a few basic tools and a bit of time, you can create a custom piece that you’ll bring out every year.

via Christmas Lights Etc.

17. Reclaimed Wood Ho Ho Ho Sign

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Welcome guests to your home by decorating it with this cute Ho Ho Ho sign.

The wooden planks are cut into a vaguely circular shape, giving the impression of Santa Claus’ roly-poly belly.

Hand-painted details give this sign a charming, casual feeling.

18. Reclaimed Wood Outdoor Christmas Tree

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Nothing makes your evening better than peeking outside to see a lighted tree in your front yard.

If you don’t have a full-grown tree, make your own out of reclaimed wood planks.

The descending sizes create the shape of the tree, and a strand of Christmas lights brings the piece to life.

via HGTV

19. Reclaimed Wood Shim Sign

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If you don’t have lots of scrap wood on hand, wood shims are an affordable solution.

This sign features a panel made from shims and painted with a soft grey color.

A stenciled reindeer and a selection of colorful rhinestones add a glamorous hint of shimmer.

via Dawn Nicole

20. Reclaimed Wood Tabletop Christmas Trees

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Get your kids in on the Christmas spirit by making tabletop tree decorations as a family.

All you need to do is cut reclaimed wood planks into triangles — your little ones can paint the trees and add ornaments to create truly personal decorations.

21. Reclaimed Wooden Star

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Make a rustic Christmas decoration that you can keep up year-round by turning reclaimed pieces of wood into a star.

You’ll need a saw for this project to create the perfect points of the star; the result is a lovely Americana piece to add to your festive decorations.

via Unskinny Boppy

22. Rustic Christmas Carol Mantel

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Do you have a mantel that’s begging for a new look this Christmas?

Turn a collection of wood pieces into a planked sign.

Here, the lyrics from a favorite hymn work well with a silhouette depiction of the tree-wise men.

The most magical part is the lighted stars, which you can create by drilling holes and inserting Christmas lights.

via The Kim Six Fix

23. Rustic DIY Christmas Card Display

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Every year, your house is flooded with Christmas cards from loved ones — put them on display using this fun, rustic piece.

The twine-wrapped wood panel is a blank canvas for your favorite cards.

Slip them under the twine or clip them on with tiny clothespins.

via Shanty 2 Chic

24. Snowman Family With Lights

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How cute is this family of snowmen?

Buy the arrangement online or recreate it in your woodshop with basic tools.

We love the adorable gingham scarves and the heart decoration; they bring warmth and cheer to your porch this Christmas.

25. Upcycled Pallet JOY Sign

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Here’s a fun take on traditional Christmas lights — the JOY letters feature tiny globe lights to recreate the look of a marquee.

A backing board made from recycled wood adds a rustic twist to the vintage letters.

via Uncommon Design

26. Upcycled Santa Logs

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When you’re working with limited free time but you still want to create a DIY Christmas decoration, this fun Santa project fits the bill.

With a hand saw and a bit of paint, you can make a trio of Santa logs.

Tie them together with a red ribbon and set them on the front steps to welcome guests.

via Smart Girls DIY

27. Upcycled Spindle Christmas Tree Art

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Head to the thrift store to find old chair and table spindles for this lovely project, which is durable enough to display indoors or outside.

The blend of colors, shapes, and finishes brings an intriguing variation to the tree — no decorations required.

via Country Design Style

28. Upcycled Twig Christmas Stars

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Twigs are a surprisingly versatile and affordable craft supply.

Here, they form a simple, rustic star.

Decorate your stars with red and green raffia to add a pop of color; depending on the size, you can hang them on the tree or scatter them throughout the house.

via Happy Hooligans

29. Upcycled Wooden Clothespin Snowmen

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Bring reclaimed wood to your Christmas tree with these impossibly cute snowmen ornaments.

Made from recycled wooden clothespins, they’re an easy, budget-friendly craft project.

Personalize your snowmen with custom scarves; they also make fun gift charms or party favors.

30. Wooden Churches

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Reclaimed wood in a distressed finish brings a faded sense of grandeur to these beautiful church decorations.

The materials are simple — all you need is wood and white paint to represent snow.

Mount your churches on planks for an easy mantel or shelf decoration.

via Do Dodson Designs

31. Christmas Tree Made Out Of Old Crates

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Gini M. Ramsey

Make a unique Christmas tree from old crates. Decorate them with garlands and small houses and arrange the presents in front of it.

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