Dollar Store Fall Decor DIY Ideas

Decorate for fall on a budget with these creative dollar store fall DIY ideas. You can get a majority of the supplies from the Dollar Tree, but you will probably need some basic crafting materials like glue gun, paint, paint brushes, etc.

You Can Get These Items at Dollar Tree (everything is $1):

  • pumpkins (foam, plastic, ceramic)
  • burlap
  • fall ribbons
  • twine
  • candles (pillar, tea light, votive and LED battery operated candles)
  • glass candleholders
  • glass vases
  • acorn packs
  • fall leaves
  • garlands
  • mason jars
  • fall florals
  • wreaths (wire, foam, straw, and grapevine)

Crafting Supplies You May Need:

  • Mod Podge
  • acrylic paint
  • spray paint
  • paint brushes
  • hot glue gun with glue sticks
  • stencils
  • tape
  • scissors
  • craft knife

Decorative Pumpkin Dollar Store Fall Decor DIY Ideas


Spray Painted Pumpkin Centerpieces
$1 pumpkin pails +  gold spray paint + fake plant

Distressed Dollar Store Pumpkins with a Crackle Finish
$1 foam pumpkin + glue + acrylic paint + wooden branches  + hot glue gun

DIY Fabric Tape Pumpkins
fabric tape + $1 plastic pumpkin

Plastic Pumpkin Bucket Makeover
$1 plastic pumpkin pail + duct tape + white spray paint ($1 at Walmart) + hot glue gun + burlap ribbon (Dollar Tree)

Give Thanks Pumpkin Mantel
$1 pumpkins + white spray paint ($1 – Walmart) + Vinyl Letters (or Stencils with Acrylic Paint)

burlap pumpkinBurlap Pumpkin
Burlap Pumpkin  (Dollar Tree) + Twine  (Dollar Tree).
For the swirly tendrils effect you coat those strands of twine with Mod Podge and wrap them around a pencil. Allow it to set for about 10 minutes and then remove the pencil

Halloween Bandana Pumpkins
bandanas (Dollar Tree) + embroidery floss + polyfil + needle & thread

rope pumpkinTwine Pumpkin
green burlap ribbon (Dollar Tree) + small styrofoam cone + foam pumpkin (Dollar Tree) + sisal rope + brown twine (for stem)

Copper Pumpkins Fall Centerpiece
$1 plastic pumpkin pails + fake flowers (Dollar Tree) + copper spray paint + rice


Candle Dollar Store Fall Decor DIY Ideas

cinnamon stick candle holderCinnamon Stick Candle
cinnamon sticks ($1.50 at Walmart) + twine (Dollar Tree) + vanilla pillar candle (Dollar Tree)

Apple Tea Light Candles
lemon juice (preservation) + tea light candles (Dollar Tree) + apples + melon baller

pumpkin gourd tea candlesGourd Candles
Decorative Gourds (0.50 each) + Tealight Candles (Dollar Tree)

mason candle acorn jarAcorn Mason Jar Candleholder
Mason Jar with Handle + White Tealight Candle + Acorn Pack
You can get all the supplies at Dollar Tree

Fall Leaf Hurricane Vase
fall leaves + glass taper candleholder + tall jar candle + glass vase
You can get everything at the Dollar Tree

kernel-candlePopcorn Kernel Filled Candleholder
Popcorn Kernels + Natural Raffia + 6” Cylinder Vase + Small White Pillar Candle
You can get all these supplies at Dollar Tree

Fall Hurricane Vase Decoration
assorted beans + small pillar candle + twine + hurricane vase
You can get the beans $1 for a small bag and the twine at Dollar Tree.
You can even make your own hurricane vase using a dollar tree glass taper candleholder and a cylindrical vase and e6000 glue

candy corn candleCandy Corn Candles
Candy Corn + Candleholder   + Tea Light Candle  + Candle Tray
You can get everything but the candle tray at Dollar Tree. You could find a similar tray at a thrift store for a couple dollars

candy corn candleCandy Corn Spray Painted Jar Candle
Glass Jar Candles, 8″ (Dollar Tree) + Orange and Yellow Spray Paint
You can get the spray paint for around $1.50 at Walmart.

Fall Candle Centerpiece
candles + bag of fake leaves (Dollar Tree) + burlap ribbon (Dollar Tree) + charger (Dollar Tree) + twine (Dollar Tree)

maple mason jar Maple Candle Jar
Mason Jar (Walmart) + Maple Leaves Pack (Dollar Tree) + Twine (optional – to tie around the neck of the jar).
Adhering the leaves to the jar is done easier with Mod Podge, but a glue gun worked fine for me when I made this.

maple leaf burlap candle holderBurlap Maple Leaf Candleholder
Burlap Ribbon+ Glass Candle Holder “4  + Maple Leaves Pack  + 2” Candle
All of these items you can find at Dollar Tree

maple candle centerpieceFall Candle Wreath
Glass Pillar Candleholder  + Grapevine Wreath + Maple Leaves  + Natural Raffia + Pillar Candle
You can get everything but the orange pillar candle at Dollar Tree

Fall Centerpiece
wine glasses + small pillar candles + mini pumpkins + burlap ribbon + fall leaves

Mason Jar Fall Luminary
mason jar + adhesive vinyl + orange paint + twine + tea light candle
You can get the jar, twine and candles at Dollar Tree


Home Accent Dollar Store Fall Decor DIY Ideas

leaf garlandFall Leaves Garland
It goes great down stair cases, across fireplace mantels or around the frame of your door. You can add orange lights in it for a more festive look. $1 for 20 orange lights at Dollar Tree. Or you can buy on Amazon here

Hanging Leaf Garland
bag of fake leaves + fishing line

Dollar Store Fall Leaf Tree
packs of fall leaves + foam cone + glue

Fall Leaves Garland 
sewing machine + thread + bag of fake leaves (Dollar Tree)

maple leaf bucketTwigs & Fall Leaves Bucket
Milk Bucket (Dollar Tree) + Sticks  + Maple Leaves Pack  (Dollar Tree)

leaf bowlFall Leaf Bowl
4 Maple Leaf Packs (Dollar Tree) + Plastic Serving Bowl (Clear) (Dollar Tree) + Mod Podge (and sponge brush).

Glittery Fall Leaves Garland
Pack of Fall Leaves + ribbon + glitter + glue

Framed Plastic Pumpkin
$1 plastic pumpkin + orange spray paint + brown acrylic paint + black frame  + scrapbook paper + ribbon
You can get the pumpkin, frame and ribbon at Dollar Tree

Pumpkin Serving Platter
foam pumpkin + silver charger + glue gun + copper paint

Dollar Store Leaf Bowl 
$1 leaf bowl + white spray paint + sandpaper

Fall Sunflower Jars
empty jars  + chalk paint  + burlap ribbon + lace trim + fake sunflowers and “grass”
All of these items can be purchased at Dollar Tree

Fall Raffia Vase
natural raffia + fall flowers + fall patterned ribbon
You can get all these items at Dollar Tree

DIY No Sew Placemat Pillow
Cloth placemat + batting + hot glue gun

Dollar Store Leaf Pillow Cover
pillow cover + felt decoration + fabric glue

Pumpkin Toilet Paper Rolls
fall colored tissue paper + Kraft paper (rolled up for stem) + green paper (for leaf) + scissors + toilet paper
You can get all the items required for this project at Dollar Tree

fall printableFramed Fall Art
free fall printables + [aper + picture frame (Dollar Tree or Thrift Store for $1).
Printables are a easy and great way to accent your decorations. There are plenty of blogs that offer free fall printable such as http://lollyjane.com/fall-free-printables/ or  http://www.onsuttonplace.com/2014/08/10-free-fall-printables/ or http://www.thedatingdivas.com/free-printables/printables/65-fall-printables/ 


Wreath Dollar Store Fall Decor DIY Ideas

Fall Letter Wreath
grapevine wreath + burlap ribbon + fake leaves + hot glue gun + wood letter
You can get everything but the wood letter at Dollar Tree. The wood letter you can find at Walmart for $1.

Screen Shot 2016-08-30 at 9.40.06 AMFall Leaves Wreath
Grapevine Wreath + Maple Leaf Garlands
You can get both items at Dollar Tree

Dollar Store Fall Wreath
18 inch wreath + 1 garland  + 4 picks with leaves + 3 picks each of pumpkin, squash, and cat tail.

Square Fall Leaves Wreath
pack of fall leaves + foam board + hot glue gun

hydrangea-wreathFall Hydrangea Wreath
Faux Fall Hydrangea Bushes  + Grapevine Wreath + Black and White Ribbon
You can get everything at Dollar Tree

acorn wreathAcorn Wreath
Grapevine Wreath + Lots of Acorns + Burlap Ribbon + Wreath Hanger
You can get everything at Dollar Tree even the acorn packs

Burlap Wreath
burlap ribbon + wire wreath + embellishments
You can get the ribbon and wreath at Dollar Tree

deco mesh pumpkinMesh Pumpkin Wreath
Wire Wreath + Orange Mesh + Green Deco Mesh + Orange Chenille Stem
You can get everything at Dollar Tree. It only cost $5 to make this pumpkin wreath!

Pumpkin Door Decor
$1 plastic pumpkin + craft paint + tissue paper + mod podge  + halloween ribbons
You can get the pumpkin, tissue paper, and halloween ribbons at Dollar Tree

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