If you like the rustic look for decorating just remember a few things. Burlap, greenery, string, wood, raffia, pinecones, moss, candles, and other natural items. Arrange them in almost any original looking container or merely group the items together, and you will be shocked at the cool result.
The log above was just an old half log that then had holes drilled out for candles to be inserted into.
This decoration is an arrangement of different items in an old crate.
Here is an assortment arranged in an old tin container.
The interesting outside decoration above is just a couple of old pulleys, some string, evergreens, and a red ball. So easy!
So if you like the rustic look don’t be shy grab whatever you have access to and start arranging!