DIY home decorations

Stylish home decor doesn’t have to be expensive or off-the-shelf. With a little craftsmanship and a few materials from the DIY store, you can easily make your own home decorations. There are no limits on your imagination when it comes to DIY projects. Draw some inspiration from our guides and create the perfect home decorations for your interior.

A table lamp made with twigs

How to make a DIY table lamp from twigs

Bring the forest home! With a few twigs, a little paint and a basic table light, you can build your own impressive lamp for your living room. We explain how in our step-by-step guide.
Table lamp from twigs instructions
A DIY side table in a living room

Make a DIY side table

This practical side table can be built in no time at all. All you need is a wooden plank and three metal rods. Whether you use it as a plant stand or a place for your books, let our tips inspire you to create your individual table design.
Side table instructions
Magazines in a DIY magazine holder made from a log

DIY magazine holder

A timeless addition to any living room: this simple guide will show you how to make a newspaper/magazine stand from a section of tree. With our tips and the right tools, you’ll find this a fun, easy project that adds a personal touch to your home!
Wooden newspaper stand
A finished log stool

How to make a DIY stool with a log seat

This stylish stool will enhance any living room. In our instructions we explain how you can build this practical and unique piece yourself, with the right tools and a little craftsmanship.
Wooden log stool
DIY heart ornament from a branch: finished ornament painted white, with a lit candle inside

DIY heart ornament from a branch

Whether for Mother’s Day or Valentine’s Day, a creative handmade present is sure to delight the recipient. With a little skill and our step-by-step instructions, you can easily make your own heart out of branches.
Heart made of branches
Four red candle glasses burning in a homemade twig advent wreath

DIY advent wreath from twigs

The Advent wreath is an ancient tradition which really creates a festive atmosphere and marks the run-up to Christmas. If you’re looking for an alternative to the classic wreath made of pine boughs, why not use our instructions to make a stylish Advent candle holder out of twigs and branches?
Advent wreath made of branches

Make your own wooden decoration

Wood is always a good choice for making your own decorations, as the natural material helps create a cosy atmosphere. Plus it’s always easy to find a wood that best suits your interior: while light spruce wood and ash wood emphasises a light, minimalist look, warm cherry and dark walnut wood go well with traditional and rustic furnishings.

The STIHL GTA 26 garden pruner is your powerful helper for making DIY wooden decorations. You can use this handy cordless power tool to cut boards and branches to the desired shape and length in no time.

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