After Lili posted this Daily Delight about these gold log tables, I’ve been on the lookout for a tree stump. Recently, I found a perfect little trunk (!) washed ashore at my family’s lake house. As a MacGyver, I wanted to check out all my DIY options before I started working on my new prized possession. I was blown away by all the crafty ways people have used tree stumps (glow-in-the-dark stool, anyone?). Check out a few of my favorite finds:
Talk about crafting in style! Andrea’s rustic pencil holder would be the perfect addition to any craft room. I’m all for storage that’s easy on the eyes.
Dotted with dainty cupcakes, this tree trunk stand is the definition of rustic elegance. DIY enthusiast Alina and her husband made this beauty for their wedding. Read the sweet story behind the cupcake stand on their blog, The Yellow Umbrella.
If you read my post about upcycling bikes a couple of weeks ago, you know I’m all about creative DIY clocks. This quirky wooden clock definitely fits the bill – and I love those red over-sized clock hands. Get the full tutorial on Design Sponge.
You be the judge — of all the ideas, which tree trunk triumphs? Tell us what you think in the comments below.