15 Impressive DIYs That Are Actually Made With Items From The Dollar Store

Diply 3 Jul 2018

I love the dollar store. I could spend hours in there looking at all the cool knickknacks they've got. I could also spend a small fortune in there, because I have pretty much no self-control.

That being said, there are a lot of really cool things you can get there, and of course they're pretty darn cheap. These DIYs are the perfect budget-friendly option when it comes to making cool stuff!

1. Laundry Hamper Turned Basket

Lydi Out Loud | Lydi Out Loud

This looks like something straight off the Antropologie website, amirite?! I love the metallic ombré they included on the rope as well. It's a super simple way to make a huge impact!

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2. Watercolor Candle Votives

Once Wed | Once Wed

Using some tea lights and glass vases from the dollar store, you can easily update dated and boring looking glassware. How beautiful is the marbling on these?!

I love using watercolors to upgrade different items in my home.

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3. Glass Vase Floral Garland

Hearth And Vine | Hearth And Vine

This is something I wouldn't have thought of! I love the way they used everyday wire, glass jars, and some flowers to really add to this farmhouse feel. I also love how they set it up right in front of the window!

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4. Pom-Pom Pushpins

Sarah Hearts | Sarah Hearts

I'm obsessed with pom-poms in bright colors for spring. I'm excited to incorporate them into my wardrobe and in my home, too! Pom-poms also make great magnets, I've got some on my fridge!

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5. Marble Contact Paper Planters

Fall For DIY | Fall For DIY

I love that this DIY upcycles old tin cans and uses marble contact paper to give them an upgrade! You'd be surprised at the cool contact paper you can find for a few bucks at your local dollar store!

Tip: check the kitchen area, it's often with the shelf liners!

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6. Muffin Liner Globes

Make Haus | Make Haus

It's kind of amazing how muffin liners can be used to create a really interesting art piece like this! They are super cheap to buy and look pretty cool!

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7. Binder Clip Photo Gallery

Apartment Therapy | Apartment Therapy

Binder clips are pretty fantastic! They are a great way to hang photos on a budget without putting too many holes in your wall. I can't wait to try this!

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8. Watercolor Ceramic Mugs

Handmade By Kelly | Handmade By Kelly

This is one of my favorite DIYs that I've ever done! And it doesn't have to be mugs, you can use pretty much anything! I've marbled plates, vases, wine glasses, planters, and so much more.

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9. Bulletin Board Calendar

Say Yes | Say Yes

This is a super easy DIY project that's really practical. I love the idea of using paint chips, but you could also cut out squares of construction paper. The options are endless!

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10. Wooden Stick Honeycomb Statement Wall

Vintage Revivals | Vintage Revivals

Guys, I am obsessed with this wall. I know this bedroom is for a young girl, but honestly? I want it for my room RIGHT NOW. Can you believe it's made out of wooden sticks?!

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11. Chalkboard Wine Glasses

Cambria | Cambria

Dunking the bottoms of your wine glasses in chalkboard paint is actually kind of genius. It's a great way to mark your glass at your next dinner party!

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12. Wooden Stick Customized Bracelets

Hip2Save | Hip2Save

If I had kids, I'd be having a bracelet making party ASAP! I love how easy they are to make, and they can be customized to everyone's creative preferences. Adorable!

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13. Plated Photo Gallery

Mad In Crafts | Mad In Crafts

This is another really unique way to display the photos you love the most. It's pretty cheap to make, and definitely makes a statement in your home. This one is definitely getting added to my to-do list!

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14. Photo Transfer Wooden Plank

The View From Here Is | The View From Here Is

This is a DIY I actually recently saw on Trading Spaces (I am obsessed with them...), and it's one I definitely want to try out.

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15. Plastic Spoon Sunburst

DIY Joy | DIY Joy

I am still amazed that this starburst is made out of plastic spoons, yet it somehow looks super cool and chic. Major props for the design of this one!

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Who loves these dollar store DIYs as much as I do?!

Giphy | Giphy

Let us know which ones are your favorites in the COMMENTS, and don't forget to give it a SHARE, too!

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