Nautical Anchor Decor: 10 Easy DIYs

Happy First Day of Summer! Last Friday, I kicked off a weekly roundup of nautical decor DIYs that you can create, to add a special coastal touch to your home. Each Friday, I’ll be sharing another collection of tutorials from some of my favorite bloggers. This week’s theme? Anchors!

Nautical Anchor Decor - 10 Easy DIYs

 

If you missed last week’s collection, click here:  10 Easy DIY Starfish Decorations.

Anchors!

This trend is hot right now, and I see anchors on everything from clothing to decor to furniture. Try any of these tutorials below, and you’ll have your very own unique nautical piece that you won’t find in any store!

Let’s begin!

Distressed furniture DIYs are everywhere on Pinterest. Adding an anchor motif provides a trendy update to the “weathered” look:
DIY Nautical Stool | Homeroad
Nautical Stool | Homeroad

Whether you call them buntings, garlands, or banners – this is another hot trend:

DIY Nautical Bunting | Hank and Hunt
Nautical Bunting | Hank and Hunt
This pillow has a patriotic flair to it, and the fabrics chosen look wonderfully vintage:
DIY Anchor Pillow | Tea Rose Home
Anchor Pillow | Tea Rose Home
I love this silhouette artwork, especially as the silhouette is not in black:
Simple DIY Anchor Silhouette Canvas | City Farmhouse
Simple Anchor Silhouette Canvas | City Farmhouse
These napkin rings provide the perfect finishing touch to a relaxed, outdoor gathering:
DIY Nautical Napkin Rings | Joann.com
Nautical Napkin Rings | Joann.com
The burlap texture in this fabric table runner plays off of the sand-filled terrarium centerpiece:
DIY Nautical Table Runner | Inspired Honey Bee
Nautical Table Runner | Inspired Honey Bee
I heart this wall! Subtle, yet has lots of impact:
DIY Anchor Statement Wall | A Beautiful Mess
Anchor Statement Wall | A Beautiful Mess
This looks like heavy iron or stone, doesn’t it? It’s made from basic craft foam. Surprise!
DIY Anchor Paperweight/Bookend | Scrimpalicious
Anchor Paperweight/Bookend | Scrimpalicious
As I mentioned last week, embroidery hoop decor is on trend right now. This pattern looks like an heirloom:
Faith-Love-Hope Embroidery Pattern | Crafts mit Herz
Faith – Love – Hope Embroidery Pattern | Crafts mit Herz
Sisal coasters! What a useful addition to your decor, plus this would make a great hostess gift:
Nautical Sisal Rope Coasters | Making Home Base
Nautical Sisal Rope Coasters | Making Home Base

Anchors Away! (Or Anchors Aweigh!)

~Laura

Here’s links to the other posts in this series!

Starfish Decor: 10 Easy DIYs

Nautical Rope Decor: 10 Easy DIYs

Sailboat Decor: 10 Easy DIYs


Comments

  1. says

    What a great round up Laura!! I’ve been inspired!! Thanks! 🙂 It great to see things that are totally new to me. It’s interesting how in blogland we “run” in different circles. Glad our circles overlapped.
    Wishing you An Extraordinary Day!
    Diane @ AnExtraordinaryDay.net