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I don’t know about you, but I love finding ways to decorate and style my home on a budget!

Poundland or Dollar Store DIY projects are one of the best, and most exciting ways to create beautiful decor items to put around your home, without spending a fortune on new things!

30 Dollar Store Home Decor DIY Ideas

Picture Frame Luminaries

Photos are special memories of lifes happiest moments. So why not display your favourite snaps in a unique way by recreating these stunning lanterns by the amazing That’s What Che Said

Painted Terracotta Plant Pot

I am totally in love with this hand painted terracotta pot by The Beauty DoJo.

As somebody who really loves plants and greenery around the home, I am always looking for pretty ways to house my plants and this design is so classy looking.

The rope trim gives the perfect finishing touch and I love how you can customize the text to give any message you’d like.

Simple DIY Galvanized Wall Planter

Another totally unique way to house and display your houseplants is with this beautiful DIY galvanized wall planter by The Hip Homestead.

DIY Tea Towel Pillows

At least in the dollar store where I live, I never bother buying the tea towels they sell as they’re not very absorbent.

It’s such a shame because often the patterns and designs they have are lovely, I just don’t find them very practical for their intended use.

Finally I have a reason to pick some up as this brilliant tutorial by The Wood Grain Cottage looks super simple to follow. Brilliant if you’ve been looking for a brand new sewing project!

DIY Marble Dipped Mugs

These marble style painted mugs by The Sweetest Occasion are a wonderful project to test out with your children.

This is also a great way to use up any old bottles of nail polish that have been hanging around the house for some time and the finished project will add an cheery burst of colour to your crockery cupboards!

DIY Ampersand Art

This ampersand artwork piece made using thumbtacks is a stroke of genius originally created by LiveLoveDIY.

There is no need to pay astronomical prices for artwork from high end stores when you can create something as beautiful as this with a few items from the Dollar Store.

Dollar Tree Wood Block Lanterns

These rustic lanterns by Home Talk reuqire just a couple of bits to create and will cost hardly anything!

What a unique way to repurpose Jenga pieces into a cozy lantern that would look stunning in any farmhouse style home.

Farmhouse Vase Makeover

Add a splash of life and colour to your dining room table by recreating this stunning vase by Crafty Morning.

Make it your own by swapping out sunflowers for your personal flower of choice.

DIY Dollar Store Wreath

Wreaths from home decor stores can cost an absolute fortune. Wreaths don’t just have to be for Christmas time anymore!

Pinterest is filled with beautiful floral wreath ideas which can be enjoyed all year round – just like this simple but remarkable design from By Erin Elizabeth.

Charming Cookie-Cutter Candles

Whilst everybody loves homemade cookies, cookie cutters don’t have to be used just for edible creations!

These cookie cutter candles by Pop Sugar are a super easy and fun DIY project to try out with your kids this festive season!

DIY Hurricane Lanterns

These beautiful lanterns require just five simple picture frames from the dollar store, and look just like the ones you would see in stores like Urban Outfitters and Anthropology for ten times the price.

These would look stunning in any room in your home or could even be used as centerpieces at a wedding reception!

Check out the full tutorial over at Grosgrainfab.

DIY Succulent Planter

This West Elm inspired tiered succulent planter by Craft Berry Bush is the perfect way to house some of your favourite greenery.

Metallic Rope Throw Basket

It truly amazes me how creative some people can be. This beautiful rope basket by Lydi Out Loud looks so polished and expensive.

I’ll deffo be trying this one at home!

Industrial Wire Storage Baskets

These industrial wire baskets from ZestItUp are sure to be a functional favourite for any of you who love the rustic style home decor!

Farmhouse Kitchen Canister

These DIY farmhouse utensil canisters from Houseful Of Handmade look so professional and I have seen these in kitchen stores for over £20 a piece!

You could recreate the exact image or customize yours with different labels to identify what you’re storing inside.

Dollar Store Cotton Wreath

These classy farmhouse wreaths by The Crazy Craft Lady will add a wonderful touch of style to any windows in your home.

You could even make a few different designs with accents to represent the season and swap them out throughout the year.

Plastic Elephant Book Ends

These Anthropology inspired book ends from Love Grows Wild are a stroke of genius. I’ve seen identical items in high end homeware stores for £50+.

This is another project that would be perfect to try out at home with your kids and would make a wonderful addition to any childs bedroom.

If you’re looking for more ideas on how to style your childs bedroom, you might enjoy 15 Sweet Kids Bedroom Decor Ideas To Delight Your Children.

Pantry Organization Labels

Whilst this is an excellent Dollar Store DIY project for any family, you probably won’t even need to travel that far, as these pantry jars by The Country Chic Cottage can be recreated using items you probably already have around your home.

What a wonderful way to keep your kitchen organized and display some staple recipes for quick preparation. For more kitchen organization hacks check out 10 Genius Kitchen Organization Ideas.

Cotton Ball Decorative Branches

If you’re like me, then you’re hopeless at keeping flowers and plants alive? If that’s the case then these DIY natural branches from Meet Our Life will look beautiful all year around and require zero attention.

DIY Dollar Store Plates

If you’re looking to create some unique wall art but don’t fancy painting your own canvas, then these decorative plates from Average Inspired would be a brilliant project for you to try.

You could copy the cutlery style design that Bree has used, or make yours personal perhaps by embossing with your family names, your favourite flower or animal or even a poem or prayer verse that has special meaning to you.

DIY Topiary Trees

These decorative topiary trees from Home Made Lovely are a brilliant alternative if you don’t have the budget to buy real plants for your home.

Some of the well established tress can retail in garden centres for over £100, so these ones will come in at a fraction of the cost.

Plus, if you don’t have a particularly green thumb then you won’t need to worry about keeping these ones alive!

Mason Jar Soap Dispensers

Decent hand soap dispensers can be pretty hard to come by on a budget, and I always struggle to find quite what I’m looking for.

So this tutorial from Everyday Dishes is a brilliant alternative and is totally customizable to make a piece that is unique to you.

DIY Spa-Inspired Pebble Bath Mat

This pebble bath mat from Curbly is so easy and cheap to recreate and looks just like some I’ve seen in luxury spa houses.

You could save even more money on this project by collecting pebbles from your own garden or local park for a more natural and rustic looking piece.

Enamel Painted Vases

These brightly coloured enamel painted vases from Sugar & Charm are a wonderful way to add some cheerful colour into your home.

This project is super easy to follow and you could even makeover some vases you already, own rather than buying new ones to give a new lease of life to something that you might have otherwise thrown away!

Easy Dollar Tree Vase Makeovers

Alternatively, if you’re looking to create something a little more glitzy glam, then this metallic ombre creation from Polished Habitat will be perfect for you!

Boxes into Baskets

Turn old cardboard boxes which would have gone into the trash into these hand rope storage baskets thanks to this DIY tutorial from Elizabeth Joan Designs.

All you will need is an old cardboard box, some rope or twine and a glue gun!

Cutlery Tray Jewelry Holder

There is nothing more annoying than trying to untangle your necklaces when storing them flat in an old fashioned jewelry box.

This stunning jewelry tray from The DIY Mommy is the perfect way to keep your gems on display whilst keeping things nice and tangle free for next time you’re getting ready in a hurry!

DIY Mirrored Decorative Boxes

These stunning boxes by Hi Sugar Plum are super cheap and easy to recreate and can be used to display flowers, electric candles, or can be used as a pretty storage solution for loose items.

Dollar Tree DIY Centerpieces

This stunning topiary tree style design from Sweet Makes Three is so easy to replicate. All you need is a glass candle holder, styrofoam ball and some newspaper or book pages.

This is such a versatile decor piece which could be displayed in your home, at an event or even as a centrepiece for your wedding reception!

To Finish Off…

I hope this post gave you loads of inspiration for ways to decorate your own home on a budget!

If you recreate any of these designs, or have any other dollar store DIY ideas then please drop me a comment with a link below and I would love to feature your photos on my blog!

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