15 Ideas on How to Decorate With Drift Woods

Some people would think that driftwood is useless but it can actually be used as decoration for your home. There are different ideas on how to use it. We have seen many home decors made from it and even some furniture too. If you are planning to make one, don’t forget to clean the wood first. You can even add varnish to it if you want to. Then be creative with the decors that you want to make.

Haven’t seen a driftwood home decor? Well, today, you will be able to catch a glimpse of these lovely natural accents. You can see this from wall decors to lamp stands. And like what we said, it is also used for furniture like as a base for a coffee table which is the most common usage. Take a look at how the interior turned out to be with the driftwood decors in them.

Beach House Bridgehampton

Drift Woods decors

Amy Lau Design

Who will not love the colors in this living area? The driftwood sculpture that stands on the floor as well as the driftwood coffee table completes the look of this stunning space.

Villa Ferraro, Capri – Italy

Italy home design

Fabrizia Frezza Architecture & Interiors

It is also a good idea to put the driftwood inside pots and cover it with white stone. It could look great for your home as it seemingly appear like a sculpture.


Drift Woods decors

John Dolan Photography

You’d get that ocean feel with a driftwood centerpiece like this one!

California Cottage

California Cottage

Charmean Neithart Interiors, LLC.

Got a space on the corner of your living room? Why not place a tall driftwood in it to give it a beach vibe.

Contemporary Walnut

Contemporary Walnut

Wall to Wall Kitchen and Bath

A contemporary dining area that used wood for the dining table while the buffet table was adorned by a horse formed using drift woods.

Blue Seas

Blue Seas

Lulu Designs

A wonderful marine home with a stylish beach style interior. The entrance with double doors is made from solid wood with portholes. It is decorated with driftwood framed mirror and other driftwood decors.

Condo Reno Project

Condo Renovation Project

Arnal Photography

What a creative wall decor using driftwood! We think anyone can do this and place it anywhere in the house not just in the dining area like the one above.

Living Room

Drift Woods decors

V.I.Photography & Design

Got a tall ceiling with a space above it? Why not put some dried branch in it? It will tone down the formality of the room.



Kim D. Hoegger

A varnished driftwood was installed on the wall and instantly turned the space into a beach themed room!

Carcary Residence

Drift Woods decors

Mina Brinkey

The base of the dining table is made from natural wood while a sunburst style driftwood hangs on the wall.

2011 Stampede Dream Home

2011 Stampede Dream Home

Homes by Avi

It would also be a good idea to put together some driftwood and make it a candle holder and centerpiece at the same time.

Blue Seas

Blue Seas

Colin Cadle Photography

Driftwood heart on the wall and chandelier are unique accents to this lovely living area in turquoise, black and white.

Contemporary Home – Boucherville

Contemporary Home

David Giral Photography

Another living room with a tall driftwood decor. The leather sofa looks pretty too.

Chatham Renovation Remodel

Drift Woods decors

Passacantando Architects AIA

What a pretty pair of pendant lights these are! They are wrapped in driftwood which looks nice with the dining set.

Idaho Residence

Idaho Residence

Transom Design Build

One easy way to decorate with driftwood is to put it on the wall.

We hope that you will be given ideas on how to use driftwood as decors for your home through this post. There are indeed so many ways to do it! So, the next time you see a driftwood, we are sure that one of these interiors will come to your mind. Instead of throwing it away, why don’t you bring it home with you and use it as a decor? It will surely be nice to have a natural home decor beside your other existing decors! This kind of decor will look great if paired with seashell ceiling lights. Then that would complete the beach vibe of your home!