Deer shed their rack after mating season each fall. Starting in late December and carrying on through about April (depending on where you live) you'll start finding shed antlers out in the woods. Depending on their size and condition, shed deer antlers can make some really cool home decor. With that in mind, here are a few ideas of how to turn them into stylish accents for your home.
Rustic Light Fixture
Antlers + industrial lighting = winning. For a bold centerpiece, arrange shed antlers into a chandelier.
If that's too much, try these rustic light fixtures available on Etsy. They're just gorgeous.
This Christmas wreath is the perfect way to bring a little country to the holiday.
They make genius curtain tiebacks like these.
Antlers on a cross like this one are a beautiful country tribute to faith.
They don't call them a "rack" for nothing!
They're perfect for holding up your coats and hats.
The natural points are a great place to drape your necklaces and bracelets.
The stylishly rustic way to store your booze on the wall.
Rudolph approves of these stocking hangers.
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