DIY Outdoor Decor ideas

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Décor Ideas for Outdoors

Use hanging plants

Make the best use of your space by adding hanging plants. For a splash of color, choose begonia or lantana flowers in pots.

Add a swing

A swing will impress both children and adults. These can take the form of hammocks, swinging chairs, or swinging benches.

Create an herb garden

Design an herb garden in an artistic shape like a spiral. It'll be handy when cooking and is a great way to decorate an outside space.

Set up a bird feeder

Create a bird feeder to place in your outdoor area. It will be ornamental while attracting all sorts of birds.

Design driftwood décor

Use driftwood for stylish and affordable décor. Find pieces of driftwood to scatter throughout your garden or use in creative designs.

Top Projects for Outdoor Decor

We've compiled the top DIY outdoor decor projects for your enjoyment.

Outdoor Decor Videos

Looking for video tutorials to get you started with your DIY outdoor decor? Go on in.

Fall Wooden Crate Wheelbarrow

I was inspired by a project that I saw at The Home Depot and thought I would try it.

Bird Feeder

My mummy loves watching birds in her garden and she has this tree full of flowers and 4 bird feeders. Unfortunately one of the older bird feeders isn't looking so well anymore, so I decided to make her a new one. She really likes it and so do the birdies. The whole project took about 35 hours to complete and if you fancy having a go here is how ;)

Painting Watercolor Onto Fabric

I love the soft look of watercolor, don't you? These chair cushions are NOT watercolor; they are just faded and moldy - yuk! They needed to be recovered and given a new life.

PVC Mosaic Planters

I needed some tall planters, so I went to Lowe's. News flash! Tall planters are very expensive!! But as I was walking through the plumbing aisle, I had an idea...

New Outdoor Decor Projects

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DIY Multi-color Planter
How to Hang Outdoor Sheer Curtains -- AND They Stay Put in the Wind!
Build a Birdhouse for Under $5 in Under 5 Minutes
Mason Jar Solar Light
Upcycled Shower Curtain DIY Pillow Covers
Wine Bottle Bird Feeder
How to Make an Outdoor Solar Chandelier
Quick and Easy Playhouse Makeover
Nautical Mason Jar Lanterns
Camping Hammock
4th of July Craft Tin Can Luminaries
Planter Tiki Torch
From Rusted Umbrella Stand to Patio Table
Vertical Wall Planter
Need a Taller Solar Light? See How I Added Height to Solar Lights
DIY: $30 Whimsical Porch
Outdoor Game Project Cornhole!
Make an Outdoor Drink Pedestal Table Your Guests Will Love
Revamp an Old Patio Umbrella With This DIY Painted Umbrella Makeover
Farmhouse-style Aged Galvanized Hanging Bucket Planters
DIY Planter Using Coconut Shells
Donut Tire Swing
Easy DIY Fan Trellis to Spruce up Your Vines & Creepers
Add Some Hidden Solar Lights to a Bench
How to Make a DIY Life Size Kerplunk Yard Game
Bird Feeder
Bethany's Blinks! Envelope Pillow in a Blink.
Painting Watercolor Onto Fabric
Easy Peasy Indoor Outdoor Teepee With Yard Stakes
An Old Copper Jello Mold Gets a New Use in the Backyard!
Mason Jar Lanterns: Crafting With Kids
DIY Large Farmhouse Planter
Bringing LIGHT Back Into My Solar Lights & Cleaning Challenge
3 Ideas That'll Make You Pull Your Tomato Cage Out of the Garden
Hang Outdoor Holiday Lights Quickly Tutorial
Prefab to Fabulous Upcycled Playhouse
Make a Swing Seat From Pallets
DIY Wood Planter Box
Bird House Plant Stand / Lawn or Garden Ornament
Patio Planter With Table
How to Make a Birdhouse Slipcover for a Outdoor Security Camera
Farmhouse DIY Porch Lighting
DIY Backyard Movie Theatre Screen
📽 Outdoor Projector Screen
Yard Tic-Tac-Toe
Quick Spray-on Rust DIY!
DIY Convertible Sand and Water Table With Beer Cooler Option
How to Install a Louver
DIY Cattle Panel Trellis Arch
DIY Drum Water Feature
Upcycled Flower Pot Decoration
Pallet Swing
Painting The Patio Umbrella
How To Build a Wood Planter Box
Make a Bird Feeder for Under $2