A tree stand is a must have for any Christmas tree – it should be kind of sturdy and you can also cover an ugly tree base, which sometimes happens. I’ve prepared a whole bunch of DIY ideas to make them a reality and you’ll find lots of tutorials here, from box-like covers to mobile stands.
Rustic stands and covers
If you want a natural or rustic Christmas tree stand, here is a cool idea! This is a tree stand made from a stump, a real one! Just take a stump, tree, drill and drill a suitable hole in the stump to introduce your tree. Very easy and very easy, DIY it quickly!
Make this country style Christmas tree stand complete with a plastic container for pouring with a metal bucket and clothesline hook. Perfect for smaller rooms, a cozy corner or a veranda. The base of this stand is weighted down with marble garden stones for support and the galvanized bucket has an incredibly charming and rustic seasonal feel.
Geometry is a hot trend, and rustic decor never goes out of style. So why not mix these two together? This geometric tree stand is made from just a 1 × 6 board and can be adjusted to any height by just changing a number in the cutting list below. And depending on how the piece is finished, this little gem can easily be used as a planter in the off-season. So cool!
If you need a country style tree stand but don’t want to work traditionally with wood or tree stumps, give tires a try. How do you make a tire rustic? Add jute! This tire tree stand is fairly simple and inexpensive to manufacture. It doesn’t take a lot of skill or accessories to make your own. It’s cool and easy to make.
This piece is really rustic because what can be more rustic than a galvanized bucket? This tree cover is inspired by a galvanized tree collar from Crate and Barrel and is made from a standard galvanized steel tub, which makes the price much lower. Your galvanized tub Christmas tree collar has some stretch. But just to make your life easier, place it over your Christmas tree base before putting the tree in place. This is important.
Tree skirts look very buttoned and neat, but if you have a tall tree it needs a solid base to hold it upright. So, remember to design a basket stand with an abaca-woven storage container and a standard metal tree stand. In just a few steps, you have a sturdy, low-key base that you can surround with pretty packages! Read the tutorial to do it.
Here’s another galvanized metal idea for a Christmas tree stand! Two small galvanized buckets became stands for the mini-trees. It was really easy if you are interested in making your own mini tree stand at home. Adding a plaid ribbon makes the tree a lot more Christmassy and cuter. However, if you don’t like it, just skip this step.
This tutorial will show you how to make your artificial Christmas tree look absolutely real! This stand contains a pot with soil and a pot with jute rope glued to it. Thanks to such a combination, the tree looks very real, as if it were just planted in a pot, and the planter with jute gives the room a rustic touch. The project is not difficult, it won’t take much time. Make your tree super natural!
Moving or rotating a Christmas tree to show its best angle or simply repositioning it is not an easy task. Trying to move a tree can not only be dangerous, but it can also scratch and damage your floors. The mobile Christmas tree stand for do-it-yourselfers does not damage my newly refurbished wooden floors and rollers so easily. Have this mobile DIY Christmas tree set up in less than 10 minutes! With this mobile Christmas tree stand, you can rotate, slide and reposition your tree with ease! It looks rustic because it is made of wood. You can change it by coloring and painting it in different ways.
This photo frame and mirror Christmas tree stand cover will completely change your tree image, it’s amazing! There is no right or wrong choice as to which frames to use to assemble your frame cover. You can create many different looks and styles with the frames you choose. It looks hard to make, but if you can put a photo in a frame and use a stapler you can have this Christmas tree cover finished in no time. What makes the cover really magical is that the mirrors catch and double the light as well as the number of gifts under the tree.
Who could think that an old dusty tire can be turned into a cool Christmas tree stand? This tire just needs a good spray mist and spray paint! Read the tutorial to make it for your tree and choose a suitable color for your decor. Enjoy!
Pumpkins are a symbol of fall, and rocking them in your home decor and menu will give you an fall feeling right away. Today I'm sharing some cool ideas for making pumpkin centerpieces: Pumpkins can be used in displays or as vases, they can be artificial or natural - there are tons of ideas to try. Design your table landscape for autumn or Thanksgiving with these ideas! Let us begin!
Pumpkin vases with arrangements
The first centerpiece is a cool neutral idea for any fall party, including rustic fall weddings. You need a paper gourd to act as a vase, and then various artificial foliage, twigs, moss, and real or artificial flowers. Follow the directions to make the same centerpiece with cascading touches, or try your own arrangements that you like.
Add a creative twist to your fall decor with this DIY pumpkin centerpiece. This pumpkin centerpiece consists of pretty wooden flowers and a white handicraft pumpkin and can be made in a maximum of 30 minutes. It's a perfect way to add a touch of fall personality to your table, mantelpiece, and more! In addition, the bold colors will make it stand out and it will attract an eye.
A unique centerpiece vase is easier to make than you might think, and this one looks so good for Thanksgiving or any other fall season. The fall wildflowers in season have just so many beautiful fall colors that really stand out when highlighted in an autumn pumpkin shape. Such a piece is a classic for any rustic table landscape, let yourself be inspired!
Grab a real or fake pumpkin and make a cool fall or Thanksgiving centerpiece by using it as a vase. The author preferred a fake, carvable pumpkin from the craft store because it is more durable and always on hand. The arrangement consists of real flowers and lots of green, and you will be given detailed instructions on how to make it. Get inspired!
This super cute centerpiece is modern, harvest-inspired, and all natural. The decoration consists of a real pumpkin that has been carved, cleaned and filled with floral foam. To create an arrangement, the author used kale, tiny ivory tea roses, eucalyptus, and juniper, although you may add a few other details to it too.
If you are looking for a rustic and modern centerpiece that can be made in minutes, you've come to the right place! These are small pumpkins that you drill holes in with skewers and then insert garden roses into them. Very easy, very quick and doesn't look like any other - make your own arrangement with as many pumpkins as you want!
These are not vases, these are planters! The planters are made of artificial white pumpkins decorated with metallic polka dots. Plant your cute succulents in it and put an array of such planters on the table. In fact, you can plant something else too, such as cacti or flowers. Enjoy!
This is a cool and modern fall centerpiece is a cool idea that can be quickly realized for your party. It includes a fancy bowl of pumpkins decorated with LEDs, and dried flowers and twigs. The dried flower arrangement will be placed on the table as a runner, but you can put it in a vase for a chic look.
Take real or artificial pumpkins to use as decorations. Spruce them up with fresh flowers and eucalyptus, just drill holes in the pumpkins and put in the flowers and green stems. If the pumpkins are real, the flowers and greens will be fresh longer.
Do you want a durable and very central element that can be used as a chic fall decor? Here is a proper tutorial! The centerpiece is made of fake pumpkins, it's gilded and cut out - the cutout is shaped like a maple leaf to hug the case. Now simply insert tea lights and you will get a cozy modern centerpiece or decoration for your home.
This creative centerpiece includes decoupage pumpkins and thumbnails. The nails can feature a monogram or something else you like, for example a fall leaf. The decoupage are flowers, although you can try something different. Create the arrangements you like with different pumpkins and make the autumn table landscape bolder!
Add color to your fall table with this creative and bold centerpiece! The item consists of an orange pumpkin that is dotted with green mothers that form a pattern. It's a big heart and dots here, but you can try some other ideas as well. Take an orange pumpkin to make the color contrast lighter.
This modern rustic centerpiece is a cool arrangement with a chic feel, it's very textured and its shapes are creative. The centerpiece are moss, twigs, pumpkins and twig balls. The tutorial will teach you how to properly arrange them to make them look cool. Add candles in tall candle holders to make the table landscape cozier.