20 DIY Decorating Ideas Using Burlap


How to make burlap projects for diy home decor that are rustic and creative.  These crafty decorating with burlap tutorials show you how to make DIY home decor.  Some of these burlap projects include burlap lamp shade diy, burlap christmas ideasvase, wreaths, tray, table cloth, wall art and even storage boxes.  These tutorials show you just how easy and versatile burlap can be.

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We’ve taken away all the guess work on things to make with burlap with these incredible tutorials. For even more diy decorating ideas Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 2200 tutorials. You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

Decorating with Burlap

DIY Burlap Flag

1.  DIY Burlap Flag ~ A simple yet creative tutorial using a stencil cut with a Silhouette, paint and burlap. There’s no need to spend money on expensive art work when you can easily create your own at home.

Easy to Change Out Photos Burlap Frames

2.  Easy to Change Out Photos Burlap Frames ~ This is a clever idea that makes switching out photos super simple! Even better is how cute these frames are using burlap as a background. Use this great tutorial to create inexpensive, yet stylish and functional frames!

Ballard Designs Inspired Burlap Message Boards

3.  Ballard Designs Inspired Burlap Message Boards ~ These Ballard Designs inspired burlap message boards are so chic! Perfect to display pictures or keep you organized with little notes and reminders! Learn how to create one or a couple to hang in your home! An inexpensive easy project with fabulous results!

DIY Fall Monogram

4.  DIY Monogram ~ Learn how to make this easy and inexpensive art for a classic look in any room!

Polka Dot Burlap Tray

5.  Polka Dot Burlap Tray ~ How cute is this polka dot burlap tray!? The perfect accessory to display a set of vases as seen here, or to serve cookies to your guests! Super easy and inexpensive to create using burlap, fabric paint, sponge dabbers and a few other things you can grab at your local craft supply store!

Easy DIY Burlap Storage Boxes

6.  Easy DIY Burlap Storage Boxes ~ Re-purpose your old shoe boxes by turning them into custom storage boxes. I took some of my sturdy shoe boxes that were taking up much needed space in my closet and made them useful again by turning them into storage boxes for my home office. Make organizing fun with this quick and easy DIY Burlap Storage Box Tutorial!

Burlap Vase {step by step}

7.  Burlap Vase {step by step} ~ Easy and versatile, this step by step tutorial will transform your vases with burlap! Use different fabrics for a different look. Personalize the iron-on transfer for kids or gifts.

Burlap Projects

"Book Page" Burlap Wreath

8.  “Book Page” Burlap Wreath ~ Burlap Wreath made “Book Page” Style. 

Burlap and Grapewive Wreath

9.  Burlap and Grapewive Wreath ~ This is a great craft project to get your front door decorated for the Thanksgiving holiday! All you need is burlap, a grapevine wreath and some glue! Simple and neutral enough that if you add a red ribbon to it after Thanksgiving it’ll be perfect for Christmas as well!

Burlap Utensil Holder

10.  Burlap Utensil Holder ~ Thanks to the creativity of this blogger you’ll be able to easily create stylish utensil holders for your Thanksgiving table! Using burlap, paint, twin and a tag you have a perfect home for the utensils and a beautiful way to decorate your table!

DIY Burlap Table Runner

11.  DIY Burlap Table Runner ~ This burlap table runner tutorial is perfect for your Fall table.  With clever tips, this tutorial will teach you how to work with burlap, iron it and add fringe.  And great neutral colors support your seasonal decor!

Burlap and Ruffle Tablecloth Tutorial

12.  Burlap and Ruffle Tablecloth Tutorial ~ This tablecloth was inspired by Ralph Lauren’s causal, rustic, elegance! Perfect to help create a tables-cape for your next dinner party! Use this fabulous tutorial to create one for your home!

DIY Easy Burlap Shades

13.  DIY Easy Burlap Shades ~ What is so great about a DIY curtain or shade project is the freedom you have to choose the fabric! This is a great tutorial on how to take that personalized fabric choice and turn it into beautiful window shades great for almost any space in your home!

DIY Burlap Bunting

14.  DIY Burlap Bunting ~ This burlap bunting is a beautiful decoration you can make for any holiday. The neutral burlap will work for many different party themes, not to mention holiday decor, and if you don’t want to take it down after the party, you can leave it up as part of your home decor.

Burlap Lamp Shade DIY

Anthropology Inspired Ruffle Burlap Lamp

15.  Anthropology Inspired Ruffle Burlap Lamp ~ Can’t get enough ruffles in your life? Then this tutorial shows you have to recreate a beautiful burlap ruffled lamp inspired by the one sold at Anthropology. Easier than it looks, and the results will make any room a little more shabby chic and stylish!

Burlap Lamp Shade

16.  Burlap Lamp Shade ~ Be creative and re-purpose garage sale finds into these stylish glass lamps with drum shades.

Hula Fringe Burlap Lamp Shade

17.  Hula Fringe Burlap Lamp Shade ~ I adore burlap and this fringed lamp shade is no exception!  Overlap strips of burlap and remove 5 strands from each strip.  Doing this will give it a frayed edge.  Instant fringe, voila!

Burlap Christmas Ideas

Burlap Christmas Trees

18.  Burlap Christmas Trees ~ Here is a simple Christmas craft that looks fabulous! Burlap is so trendy and why wouldn’t it be it goes with everything! Gather your supplies and follow this great tutorial to make your own set!

DIY No-Sew Ruffle Tree Skirt

19.  DIY No-Sew Ruffle Tree Skirt ~ If you’re thinking about getting a head start on decorating beneath the tree, use that as an opportunity to make this no sew ruffled tree skirt from The Thinking Closet.  The tutorial will show you how to make a beautiful tree skirt in your choice of fabric, using a glue gun.

Simple Burlap Stocking Tutorial

20.  Simple Burlap Stocking Tutorial ~ Basic burlap stockings lined with cream satin fabric.  Add a pinecone and foliage “dollar store bling” to finish it off.


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