Dollar Store DIY: 7 Ways to Decorate Your Home for the Holidays

Chic Dollar Store projects to decorate your home for the holidays!Chic Dollar Store projects to decorate your home for the holidays!It's time to deck the halls, and I'm sorry to say, my holiday decor is looking a little sad. A hodge-podge of kids crafts, clearance knick-knacks, and random gifts has made up our Christmas decor for as long as I can remember. I have always longed for a classy, cohesive look throughout our home, but brand-new holiday decor has just never been in my budget. And then I found Pinterest ... a site full of amazing holiday decor ideas made from a few simple dollar store items. Check out my 7 favorite projects and get decorating!




Candy Cane VaseCandy Cane Vase
1. Candy Cane Vase
It's been awhile since the hubby has brought me fresh flowers (ahem), but I may have to buy some for myself just so I have something to put in this adorable candy cane vase.
Learn how to make a candy cane vase


Floating Candles CenterpieceFloating Candles Centerpiece
2. Floating Candles Centerpiece
A vase full of water, cheap Christmas ornaments, and a package of floating candles are all you need for a fabulous centerpiece.
Learn how to make a floating candles centerpiece

Related: 13 alternative Christmas tree ideas


Glass Jar CenterpieceGlass Jar Centerpiece
3. Glass Jar Centerpiece
Clearly, I like the glass jar look. This one is super easy - just fill with pine cones, beaded necklaces, and ornaments. And, if you don't have enough to fill it, simply beef it up with a hidden toilet paper roll.
Learn how to make a glass jar centerpiece


Ornament WreathOrnament Wreath
4. Ornament Wreath
I love this ornament wreath, not just because it includes super easy, step by step instructions. It also has a beautiful, unique color scheme to it!
Learn how to make an ornament wreath


Snowflake WreathSnowflake Wreath
5. Snowflake Wreath
All you need to make beautiful wreath is a package of snowflakes and a hot glue gun.
Learn how to make a snowflake wreath

Related: 12 festive ways to decorate your front door for the holidays


Framed OrnamentsFramed Ornaments
6. Framed Ornaments
I would have never thought to frame ornaments, but what a fun way to showcase a few favorites! Spray paint an old frame, and use festive ribbon to hang a couple ornaments for display.
Learn how to make framed ornaments


Kissing BellKissing Bell
7. Kissing Ball
Now I don't have a boxwood hedge in my backyard, but I'm thinking I could put something together for this kissing ball craft.
Learn how to make a kissing ball

- By Heather Sokol

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