One popular DIY driftwood method is to add small pieces of driftwood to existing decorations in your home. For example, framing paintings, mirrors, or other objects at home with pieces of driftwood. This is great, unique option that will suit to almost any home style. Driftwood, blends well.
The lightness of driftwood creates a relaxed frame that complements whatever is framed. However, on closer inspection, you will be able to see and appreciate all the small and intricate details of driftwood. You can also display driftwood as an accessory on the coffee table. Another decorative element around the home that can accentuate driftwood, is white palettes and pale blues to complement the beach theme.
While you may find smaller pieces of driftwood along the beach, you can also find larger pieces of driftwood. These larger pieces of driftwood are great for more ambitious furniture projects, such as tables and chairs. Since this type of project needs to be more robust and load-bearing, you need to make sure you have all the right tools and materials. This includes things like nails and screws to make it in place. But you may also need another tools for shaping driftwood. One of the great tools for this is sandpaper. The sandpaper will allow you to smooth any rough spots of wood. Electric sandpaper is also great for shaping the pieces you want to fit.
There are still plenty of creations, including driftwood mix glass table, mirrors, chandeliers, lamps, benches, towel holders, and headrests, but you can also make your own driftwood decor items. Such ideas include, candle holders, wall shelves, fireplace coats, picture frames, coat hangers, and even jewelry hangers. Driftwood can also be a beautiful decoration on the table and can also used as placemats and table garlands.
It’s amazing how many cool things you can do with driftwood, considering it’s basically old, discarded wood. The idea of using it for decoration or accessories and even furniture, is a very creative and extraordinary thing. There are tons of ideas to try, it all depends on how much craft you’re ready to do.