Transform your home this fall with the help of this wonderful collection of dollar store fall decor ideas while also saving money. You’ll have a great time making these DIY projects, and you’re sure to discover a lot of new favorites each year.
Choose from wonderful pumpkin crafts, lovely candle holders, and beautiful wreaths made for under a dollar. These crafts are so inexpensive that you can make as many of them as you’d like, for every room of the house, without breaking your budget!
1. String Lights Candle Holder
This string light candle jar will brighten any space and make any centerpiece look stunning.
Both the vase and the tall jarred candle are from the dollar store. You can create a lovely luminary that is ideal for the fall and winter by wrapping the candle in fairy lights and concealing the battery box beneath some burlap ribbon from the dollar store.
2. 5 Dollar Wreath
Have you ever noticed how expensive typical wreaths can be? Here’s a great way to dress up your front door for only $5!
This wreath was created using a commonly seen “Thanksgiving garland”. Look in the seasonal and fake flower sections of your local dollar store. In essence, it consists of a string of leaves fastened to a flexible yet sturdy “vine.” This wreath was made from two lengths of it for a grand total of $5.
3. Dragon scale pumpkin
Although it might take you a while, this is a very easy project.
Pick up a few packages of thumbtacks from the dollar store, spray them with gold paint, and use them to embellish a small pumpkin. Once you’re done, they’ll look fantastic…kind of like dragon scales!
4. Fall leaf coasters
Using single tiles available from any home improvement store, tissue paper, and modge podge, this is an easy, kid-friendly project.
5. Treat jars
Who can resist candy corn treats? Make this candy corn themed jar for your own sweet tooth by decorating plain mason jars with white, yellow, and orange acrylic paint.
6. Leaf pillow
Need to dress up a plain pillow? This project is so quick and easy you’ll be amazed. Using a felt leaf and some quick-drying fabric glue, you can transform a plain-jane pillow into colorful fall decor using dollar store craft materials.
7. Terracotta treat jars
More treat jars? Of course, who really has enough treat jars?
Using terra cotta planters and some dollar store paint, you’ll have durable, beautiful treat jars that will complement your fall décor and your pocketbook!