Need some inspiration for your Christmas decor this year? Look to nature! There are so many wonderful, natural elements to use inside your home and out. They’re inexpensive – or FREE! – are versatile and look great either alone, or paired with other Christmas decor. You can add natural items to nearly any style of decorating you prefer – be it rustic, country, Scandinavian or Nordic, modern, traditional or eclectic. The examples here show just how to do it, so check out our 100+ natural holiday decor ideas to get your wheels turning!
100+ Natural Holiday Decor Ideas
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Birch Painted and Wood Burned Ornaments // The Casual Craftlete
Use a wood burning pen to carve a simple design, then paint and distress.
Etched Snowflake on Birch Ornaments // Design Mom
Or simply leave your birch slice etched with no paint. Also a beautiful option!
Easy Wood Slice Ornament // Yellow Bliss Road
If you haven’t got a wood burning pen, you can use vinyl to get the same look!
Birch and Pinecone Ornament // An Extraordinary Day
Or consider adding pinecone “petals” as flowers on your wood slice!
Twig Snowflake Ornaments // Yellow Bliss Road
Create a simple snowflake ornament by gluing twigs together.
Twig Christmas Trees // Funky Junk Interiors
Knot twigs together from longest to shortest for a Christmas tree ornament you can hang anywhere.
Twig Star Ornaments // Simple As That
Twigs, glue and twine are all you need for this cute star ornament. So simple and rustic, but charming as well!
Twig Arrow Ornaments // Yellow Bliss Road
These twig arrows are whimsical, colorful and full of texture and life!
Raw Wood Ball Ornaments // Tara Victoria
For a modern look, use a color blocking technique to paint raw wood balls.
Jute Ball Ornaments // Diva of DIY
Cover your old ball ornaments with jute twine for a more natural effect.
Scandi Foliage Ornaments // Burkatron
Berries and greenery inside clear balls are also a modern take on the natural theme.
Create himmeli ornaments from cinnamon sticks! The modern geometric shapes look amazing and they smell great too!
Cranberry Heart // Notes From Rochester
With wire and cranberries, you can make ornaments of any shape – like this cute heart!
Mini Trees from Clippings // Cottage in the Oaks
Bottlebrush trees are super trendy, but you can create your own mini trees with evergreen clippings and wood slices!
Hazelnut Kissing Balls // Sustain My Craft Habit
These “pomanders” are made from hazelnuts – shelled and unshelled. What a creative and unique idea!
Tiny Star and Branch Wall Hanging // Delineate Your Dwelling
White clay stars hang form a branch in a minimalist display that’s adorable and festive.
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