Christmas Decorating With Vintage & Salvaged Metal


I like to incorporate old and rusty items into my Christmas decorating. Here is a sampling of what I did this year.
An old miners light and vintage blocks were a part of my mantel display.
My husband and I created this winter tree out of salvaged metal parts and some glitzy clear beads.
I combined rusty metal gears and an iron ball with gold pine cones for a nice contrast.
A rusted bucket was the base for my display of birch logs and cuttings from the yard.

Top Hometalk Projects

21 Totally Terrific Things You Can Do With Doilies
14 DIY Hacks to Stay Clean While Camping
16 Creative Ways To Upcycle Pallets
Turn Your Old Junk Into The Perfect Home For Your Plants
16 Creative Ways To Upcycle Pallets
17 DIY Projects You Can Start And Finish Tonight
30 Ways To Use Old Jeans For Brilliant Craft Ideas
15 Kitchen Updates Under $20
16 Ways to Showcase Your Herb Garden
30 Creative Ways To Repurpose Baking Pans
17 DIY-Inspiring Kitchen Backsplashes
30 Creative Painting Techniques & Ideas You MUST See!
31 Amazing Furniture Flips You Have to See to Believe
31 Creative Garden Features Perfect For Summer
29 Of The Best DIY Mirror Projects Ever Made
Rustic Crafts & Chic Decor - Renee

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

Go

Have a question about this project?

Join the conversation

2 comments
  • Douglas Hunt
    on Dec 10, 2012

    I like how you've incorporated the old industrial elements in your holiday scheme. It adds a lot of character.

  • Miriam I
    on Dec 18, 2012

    It's lovely!

Your comment...