Fun Birdhouse Decor Ideas

Design Inspiration

With the springing of spring, there are the unmistakable sounds that come with it. One in particular is often heard outside our windows, the sweet cheep-chirping of birds; the neighborhood songsters who serenade us endlessly without even a tip or food ever requested. Who then would ever wish to cage such melodious beauty, let alone the birds that produce such sounds? Thankfully, there seems to be a trending away from keeping nestlings captive. Still, those cages are quite becoming and have quite a decorative allure. An alternative? Insert a beautiful faux feathered friend, then try these ideas on for size…no bird seed required.

Birdhouse Centerpiece

Birdhouse lemon and lime close-up.

Birdhouse centerpiece.

Birdhouse centerpiece, too.

Fill with lemons, limes, or any other kind of fruit for a delightful and whimsical centerpiece. Perfect for a springtime or summertime table indoors or out.

Birdhouse Planter

Birdhouse planter.

Birdhouse planter, too.

The openness of a birdcage is perfect for plant leaves to spread through, creating a wonderfully natural look…interesting how even a plant can’t be caged…its leaves that is.

Birdhouse Guestroom

Birdhouse guestroom.

Birdhouse home away from home.

Birdhouse welcoming.

What better way to welcome guests than with a “home away from home” reminder and open birdcage. Its lightheartedness is fun and part of what they will remember after visiting your home.


All photography by Skaie Knox, HomeJelly

Print This Project

Written By Skaie Knox

Skaie Knox is a storyteller on a quest to provide sparkling content through copywriting, songwriting and video production. She is founder of HomeJelly, Ruggable.com's key copywriter, a published singer/songwriter (Fervor Records/ASCAP) and kid's book author (Big Bug Lunch!). For doable DIY video tutorials, subscribe to her HomeJelly YouTube channel (for link, click on my nose!).