If you’re lucky enough to have a fireplace, then you’re practically obligated to decorate the mantel. If the old-fashioned mantel clock and urns combination doesn’t work with your home, then you’re not alone. Maybe you’re tired of the same old family photo montage. Or maybe you just want something special for the holidays. Regardless of why you’re looking to make a mantel change, our gallery of 40 farmhouse mantel decor ideas makes pulling off a designer mantel makeover easy. The farmhouse style is all the rage right now, and with good reason. Who doesn’t love the warm patina of old hardwoods or the lived in look of whitewashed accents? If you’re reading this, then obviously you love them. Wondering how you can work that aesthetic into the space over your fireplace? With our list of farmhouse mantel decor ideas, it’s surprisingly simple. Just scroll through, save, or share.
We’ve got great ideas incorporating everything from French provincial iron accessories to a farm fresh found windmill. Keep reading to find an easy template on how to give your mantel a professional finish. We’ve got understated everyday looks to impress your guests all year round, and we’ve also got you covered for the holidays.