We鈥檝e already done rope, and now we鈥檙e on to another rustic material we love: wood! It鈥檚 as basic of a material as clay and is constantly reinvented by DIYers, crafters, artists, hackers, and carpenters. To get inspired to create our own batch of cool wooden objects, we turned to our favorite fellow makers to see what projects they鈥檝e come up with. Scroll down for our top DIY wood project picks.

DIY Wooden Picture Holders

1. DIY Wooden Picture Holders: Personalize your desk space and display your best shots with a DIY picture holder that calls for nothing more than a little wood, spray paint, and some inspiration. Add color as needed. (via Passion Shake)

DIY Anthropologie Wooden Wall Organizer Hack

2. DIY Anthropologie Wall Organizer Hack: We love Anthro *almost* as much as we love a good hack, and this sweet wall DIY falls nothing short of fabulously organized. (via Fish & Bull)

DIY Painted Wood Birch Slice Coasters Project

3. DIY Painted Birch Slice Coasters: Just in time for summer dinners with all the ros茅, these pastel birch coasters make a cute (and useful) addition to rest your bev on. (via Dans Le Lakehouse)

Wooden Bungee Organizers

4. Wooden Bungee Organizers: These organizers are made using hobby board and bungee. They鈥檙e great for organizing sunglasses, cords, and scarves, especially in small apartments and homes. (via Brit + Co)

Painted Wooden Spoons

5. Painted Wooden Spoons: You鈥檝e likely seen this one kicking around Pinterest, but it鈥檚 so bright and colorful we just had to include it. (via Little Bit Funky)

Antler Jewelry Wood Board Project

6. Antler Jewelry Board: If you go for a wander in just about any area that has tons of deer, you will definitely find shed antlers. Turn them into a caddy for all of your necklaces. (via Rebecca鈥檚 DIY)

Wooden Orbit Mirror Project

7. Wooden Orbit Mirror: On the left, an $1,800 mirror from Anthropologie. On the right? Our $20 hack! (via Brit + Co)

8. Wooden Ring Pendants: We love the look of these wrapped wooden rings. You could also try using leather cord or paint pens to create similar designs. (via See That There)

9. Mops, Brooms, Gardening Tools: Who says chores have to lack style and color? Add a bit of spunk to your household essentials with paint, glitter, and shellac to seal the deal. (via Brit + Co)

10. Pallet Dining Set: Definitely on the more involved side of our DIY spectrum, this dining set looks beautiful on a porch or terrace. (via Brit + Co)

11. Nail String Art: A few pieces of wood, nails, and string are all you need to create this simple piece of art. Use words, shapes, or states for designs. (via Brit + Co)

12. Western Wood Panel Shirt: Add a little flair to your favorite button downs by attaching painted wooden panels. Think 鈥渘eon goes west.鈥 (via Brit + Co)

13. Embellished Wood Pencil Block: Such a great desk organizer! (via Design*Sponge)

14. The Ultimate DIY Accessory Organizer: If all your jewelry won鈥檛 fit on this huge organizer, you might have a hoarding problem鈥 we鈥檙e guilty too. ;) (via Brit + Co)

15. Driftwood Drawer Pull Necklace Holder: Another spot for organizing accessories? Don鈥檛 mind if we do! (via Visibly Moved)

16. Paint-By-Number Hex Symbol Coasters: These would make for great wedding favors! (via Design*Sponge)

17. Pallet-Top Desk: You might need to hit the flea market to make this one happen. Add a pallet topper to an old vintage desk, and you鈥檝e got a stylish new setup. (via Thistlewood Farms)

18. Wooden Photos: Transferring photos to wood is an easy way to get that rustic vibe without sacrificing the bold hues you love. (via Apartment Therapy)

19. Wood Grain Tins: It鈥檚 not actually made from wood, but we love this kitschy, woodgrain-look way of dressing up tins and containers. (via Kirtsy)

20. Handmade Wooden Bangles: For a seriously rustic and bohemian look, use a wood-burning tool to create custom designs. (via Alisa Burke)

21. Paint-Dipped Candle Holders: Such a gorgeous and minimal centerpiece for a table, mantel, or non-working fireplace. (via Anne Sammenmaerchen)

22. Leather-and-Wood Shelf: Belts plus wood? Done. (via Design*Sponge)

23. Pallet Headboard: Create your own unique slumber decor from repurposed pallets. (via This Old House)

24. Hand-Painted Pine Keychains: These gorgeous keychains combine a rustic slice of pine with rich hues and triangular shapes. (via Etsy)

25. Chalkboard Cheese Tray: Do you want cheese with that? Um, obviously! (via Brit + Co.)

26. Wood Bunting: We love this take on bunting 鈥 it would make for an upgraded gift tag or table decor. (via Hank + Hunt)

27. Rustic Pencil Holder: Armed with a few trusty drill bits, it would be easy to customize this for any pencils, writing tools, or markers you have. (via Strawberry Chic)

28. Little Wooden Houses:Little houses on the hillside, little houses made of ticky-tacky鈥︹ (via Minted)

29. Wood Plank Wine Rack: It doesn鈥檛 get more minimal, simple, and functional than this. (via Camille Styles)

30. Painted Wooden Bangles: You can usually find plain wooden bangles at a craft store. This tutorial shows you how to jazz 鈥檈m up! (via Kollabora)

31. Log Slice Clock: What time is it? It鈥檚 time to make a log slice clock! (via Design*Sponge)

32. DIY Candle Centerpiece: Turn an off-cut into something practical and oh-so-pretty! All you need is a big enough drill bit and some paint. (via Damask Love)

33. DIY Wood Frame Holder: Invite Mother Nature to your desktop with these tiny wood frames. (via The Things She Makes)

34. Color-Blocked Two-Tier Coffee Table: Bring a zing of color-blocked mid-century-modern goodness to your home with this totally doable project. (via A Kailo Chic Life)

35. Wood-Striped Utensil Holder: Simplicity and natural tones at their best. Once you master the process, you鈥檒l want to make some matching pieces. (via A Beautiful Mess)

36. DIY Sofa Arm Table: This is the DIY you didn鈥檛 know you needed. No more mopping up a drink after your cat spills it when jumping onto the couch. (via Love & Renovations)

37. DIY Bead Chandelier: Beaded boho goodness. Start looking for a good price on wooden beads, because you鈥檙e gonna need 鈥檈m in bulk! (via The House That Lars Built)

38. DIY Wooden Hoop Earrings: Rummage around 鈥 you may already have everything you need to create these stunnas. (via The Merry Thought)

39. DIY Wood Jewelry Holder: Simple, compelling, and handy. You could also use it as a key holder by the front door. (via Fun 365)

40. DIY Painted Wood Placemats: The opportunity for customization is what gives this project its cool factor. The placemats would make a wicked birthday gift too. (via A Bubbly Life)

What cool projects have you made using wood? Tag us on Instagram @BritandCo.