A dollar store can be a clean-freak’s worst nightmare: piles on piles of stuff, things on the floor, a mess of cheap, mass-produced baubles, gizmos, and gadgets. But look at a dollar store with different eyes and you can see the huge opportunities for creativity, crafts, and art! Here are 13 fantastic projects you can complete with goods you can find at just about any dollar store.
Next time you need to do some decorating, skip the expensive stores and head to your dollar store for a cheap, awesome, DIY project!
1.) $.99 vase…or amazing, home-made centerpieces?
2.) Make this cute, zen-inspired bathmat for almost nothing!
3.) Rustic wrought-iron art or a spray-painted rubber door mat? No one has to know!
4.) Cheap tiles and an old mirror make great accessory for indoor or outdoor decorating.
5.) Grab some glass paint and some simple glassware for exciting new garden art.
6.) Use large plastic cups or buckets as modular storage shelves.
7.) One terra-cotta pot? Check. Acrylic paint? Check. All go for a fun planter!