31 Cheap & Smart DIY Dollar Store Projects You Must Try

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Take a look at 31 cost-effective DIY Dollar Store & Dollar Tree Projects and Ideas you can complete for your home and garden!

These creative and fun DIY Dollar Store Ideas are best to upgrade your landscape or interior without spending too much!

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DIY Dollar Store Ideas

1. Vertical Garden

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Display your succulent collection in style with this simple DIY vertical garden idea.

2. Dollar Tree Succulent Tower

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White ceramic oil warmers can make for awesome succulent planters! Check out this DIY to know the how to!

3. Dollar Store Glass Garden Mushrooms

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Super quick to make and easy on any budget, these mushrooms are a great way to add a little decoration and color to the garden!

4. Dollar Store Fairy Garden

Here is a complete step-by-step tutorial on how you can make your very own Fairy Garden..

5. Planters from Popcorn Tins

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Check out this DIY to turn popcorn tins into pretty galvanized metal containers for plants.

6. Spray Painted Mason Jars

This quick project adds style– without a big price tag! Spray-painted mason jars are perfect for any season. Details are here!

7. Hobnail Milk Glass

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Create the look of authentic hobnail milk glass with simple Dollar Tree supplies! Details are here.

8. Wire Basket Outdoor Table

Create your own outdoor table like this using a wire basket and a pizza pan. Click here for details.

9. Succulent Planters

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Make these adorable magnetic succulents planters with items from the Dollar Store. Details are here.

10. Flower Basket from a Magazine Holder

Here’s all you need to know about how to turn an old magazine holder into a flower basket.

11. Faux Galvanized Flower Pot

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Turn faux galvanized buckets into incredible flower pots. They will look great on a patio! Details are here.

12. Beaded Chandelier

Check out this detailed DIY on how to make a beaded chandelier from dollar store stuff!

13. Dollar Tree Storage Drawers

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These Dollar Store Storage drawers can add an instant appeal to any room and can also be used as a plant stand. Click here for details.

14. Succulent Planter

Check out this amazing succulent planter that will look great on coffee tables.

15. Modern Greenhouse from Photo Frames

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Photo frames are a great option to make a greenhouse and do not involve having to cut glass, use power tools or hardwoods. Details are here.

16. Hanging Shelf Out of Embroidery Hoops

Here’s a quick tutorial on how to make a hanging shelf using just a single hoop.

17. Easy to Make Wall Decor

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This beautiful modern plant hanger will be a perfect wall decor addition to your master bedroom!

18. Beautiful Mirror Boxes

All you need are some square mirrors from the craft store and a glue gun for this one!

19. Dollar Tree Succulent Candle Centerpiece

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Use Dollar Tree succulents to make a super easy candle centerpiece that takes less than 10 minutes! Details are here.

20. Spring Terrarium with Dollar Tree Frames

All you need are two certificate frames, two 8×10 frames, four 5×7 frames, four paint sticks, along with few other supplies to make this one.

21. Dollar Store Terrarium

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Here’s how you can make your own Dollar Store DIY Terrarium in just a few simple steps!

22. Dollar Store Decorative Plates

Here’s a great idea to turn plain dollar store plates into adorable wall art for your kitchen!

23. Easy Mercury Glass Vase

All you need is a glass vase and a mirror effect spray paint to make this eye-catching vase that can be used in various ways. Details are here.

24. Dollar Tree Rope Vase

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Use one package of nautical rope, a hurricane vase, and a hot glue gun to make this one easily!

25. Topiary Trees from Dollar Store Supplies

Here’s a simple way to make DIY topiary trees from Dollar Store supplies!

26. Dollar Store Farmhouse Decor

The topiary balls at the dollar store with a set of three metal pails can work as great planters for the kitchen. Details are here.

27. Hanging Planters from Dollar Tree Supplies

Get pots from a dollar store, paint them in a shade of silver and hang them to showcase your favorite plants or even faux ones! Click here for details.

28. Easy Dollar Tree Galvanized Pots

These pretty galvanized pots are perfect to showcase cut flowers or plants of your choice! Details are here.

29. Birdcage Planter

Watch this video to learn how you can convert a birdcage into a beautiful planter!

30. Topiary Trees on a Budget

Here is a budget-friendly tutorial to make your own and topiary decoration! They will look awesome on a front porch!

31. Dollar Tree DIY Trellis Garden Chair

Here’s a detailed video on how to assemble a trellis garden chair to plant your favorite flowers.

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