Where do you go when you need something cheap and useful that you wouldn’t find anywhere else? The dollar store, of course. Then you can use these handy hacks compiled by Diply, enhance what you have bought and also save some money in the process. It’s a win-win situation and who doesn’t love cool DIY projects?
1. $10 DIY sunburst mirror
You can buy a mirror from the dollar store and use wooden skewers to transform it into something that looks like it was bought from HomeGoods!
2. DIY dollar store gold chargers
Make your life more glamorous by spraying plastic chargers with gold paint. Time to be a queen!
3. Simple wrapping paper storage
Storing wrapping paper can give you a headache but with the little help of a plastic garment bag, this won’t be a problem you will have to worry about ever again.
4. DIY elevated chip & dip bowl
Now you can have a fancy chip and dip bowl that you’ll make using a bowl and a glass that you will put together.
5. Cutlery drawer organization
No more mess with this trick. Separate everything using plastic baskets from the dollar store.
6. Cookie sheet organizer
You can use cookie sheets to store, display and organize things because they are magnetic.
7. Knock-off Pottery Barn mirror
Pottery Barn has some amazing things but it’s also very expensive. However, you can do this lookalike DIY mirror using only dollar store mirrors and duct tape.
8. Hanging shoe holder
You can use hanging shoe racks to store anything, from makeup to toothbrushes.
9. DIY gold leaf vase
Everything looks beautiful in gold especially this DIY vase. All you need is painter’s tape and paint color.
10. DIY dollar store topiary trees
Premade topiary trees are very expensive. That’s why this DIY version is going to save you quite a bit of money.
11. Mirror hack
You can do this amazing DIY mirror project using compact mirrors from the dollar store.
12. Ocean stone bath math
Feel like you are always at the beach with this DIY ocean stone bath math for which you need a waterproof silicone sealer.
13. Shaker vases
You will need paint and some old shakers to do this floral arrangement.
14. Trashcan makeover
Make a fancy trash can using hot glue and rope.
15. DIY smartphone stand
How cool is this? You will need a plastic toy that you will cut in half and then glue a suction cup to the top portion of its legs.