Creative Ideas From the Dollar Store

Home Decor

New! A Wallhanging That’s Not Macrame

New! Evoke a Summery Feel with Beach-Themed Artwork

New! Make an Easy House Number Sign Using Supplies from Dollar Tree

Make a Simple Lamp with Dollar Tree Items

Tiny Planters – Three ideas for mini gardens using plants that won’t wilt!

All Buttoned Up – Use the extra buttons you have on hand or special craft buttons to embellish the decor in your home.

Pushpin Decorating — They’re not just for bulletin boards any more. Try these ideas.

Fit To Frame — Make art for your home with your greeting cards, postcards or vacation photos and stylish dollar store frames.

Make An Entrance — Or make any small floor space inviting with this idea.

How To Pack A Backpack — There’s no need to let back-to-school set you back financially with the wide variety of school supplies available at the dollar store.

Tool Story – Yes, good quality tools can be had for a buck or two.

His Desk, Her Desk — Accessorize your home office with necessities and niceties.

Be Our Guest — Impress overnight visitors without losing sleep over the expense.

Scarf Inspiration –– Head to the dollar store and do more with those pretty scarves.

Re-Purpose Driven — Find new uses for ordinary objects.

Fitness, Dollar Store Style — Fitness gear at the dollar store.

Four Fast Fixes – Use these inexpensive things from the dollar store to fix common problems around the house.

Picture the Possibilities – Fill those dollar store frames with anything from wallpaper scraps to calendar pages.

How to Decorate an Apartment – Brighten those beige walls with colorful accents and simple, low-cost alternatives to paint and wallpaper.

Three Ideas for Original Art – Whether you’re looking to fill bare walls or want to replace some of your current wall hangings, try these ideas for something totally unique.

Head of the Bed – Headboards from the dollar store? Believe it! Try these three easy DIY ideas.

4 Easy Terrarium Ideas – Gather differently shaped vases and some sheet moss for these fun terrarium ideas.

Make a Mini Terrarium – A fun, easy and inexpensive way to add a terrarium to your space.

Blooming Easy – Two more easy ways to decorate with faux florals using dollar store accessories.

Easy To Make Cushions — How to make decorative cushions with a pair of fabric placemats.

Trim A Lampshade — Easy ideas for making ordinary lampshades unique.

Material Gains— Make cushion covers or a kitchen valance the easy way.

Hang It All — Keep keepsakes in plain sight and make a simple piece of artwork for a child’s room.

One Box, Two Ways – Easy instructions for turning a keepsake box into either a jewelry box or a place to stash your mail supplies.

Three Easy Pieces — Refresh your rooms with easy-to-make accent pieces.

These Crafts Are For The Birds – Paint and decorate a bird house or bird feeder.

Sticker Situations – Find new uses for the variety of stickers you find at the dollar store.

It’s in the Bag – How to make poster art from a plastic bag.

Picture the Possibilities – Six ideas for creating wall art with dollar store frames.

Hangin’ in the Kitchen – Three ways to cover those bare kitchen walls.

Pillow Talk – Five ways to make plain dollar store cushion covers unique.

The Dollar Store Victorian –– If you like Victorian decor, you can get the look without the price tag.

Dorm Room Re-Do — Make your home away from home more homey!

Slipcover Secrets — Recover rather than replace your old sofa.

Bedroom Buys — Wake up a tired bedroom with a few simple tricks.

Flower Power — Beautify your home with flowers and foliage that won’t wilt.