20 Dollar Store Halloween Decor Ideas

20 Dollar Store Halloween Decor Ideas




Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about decorating your house!

If you’re on a strict Halloween budget, the dollar store can be a really great resource for making holiday decor items when you combine a few of them. Below you will find some inspiration to help you create spook-tacular Halloween decor on the cheap. Check out all the ideas and surprise your family and guests with the creepy Halloween decoration that you made yourself. Happy Halloween!

1. DIY Skeleton Dish


Skeleton Dish

You’ll need a plastic skeleton with joints you can take apart, a glass taper candle holder and a glass tealight holder. (Full tutorial: Four Front Doors)

2. Skeleton Hands Halloween Wreath


Skeleton Hands Halloween Wreath

This wreath is made out of plastic skeleton hands which have been coated with metallic spray paint. (Full tutorial: Tried & True)




3. Spiderweb Vase


Spiderweb Vase

To make your own dollar store spiderweb vase you’ll need glass vase, hot glue, sharpie marker and flat black spray paint. (Full tutorial: Ks Craft Shack)

4. Pumpkin Lights


Pumpkin Lights

For this project, you need a pair of scissors, a strand of orange twinkle lights, and a package of orange Halloween straws with pumpkin details. (Full tutorial: BargainBriana)

5. DIY Ghost Candles


Ghost Candles

Here is a very simple, easy and fast Halloween craft. Grab some tall white candles from the dollar store and draw ghost faces on them using a sharpie. (Full tutorial: Thoughtfully Simple)

6. Skull Candlesticks


Skull Candlesticks

To create these super cool skull candlesticks you’ll need glitter skulls, candlesticks and a 2-pack of battery powered tea-light candles. (Full tutorial: Cap Creations)

7. Creepy Crow Halloween Wreath


Creepy Crow Halloween Wreath

This creepy crow Halloween wreath made with dollar store birds is an easy and simple craft that will have your guests hesitant to ring the doorbell! (Full tutorial: Celebrate & Decorate)

8. Skeleton Vase


Skeleton Vase

With a few common materials that are easily found in the dollar store, a little bit of ingenuity and the ability to have some fun you can make this amazing skeleton vase yourself. (Full tutorial: Sew Woodsy)

9. Dollar Store Spider Headband


Dollar Store Spider Headband

This spooky spider headband will cost you just $4 and took you less than 5 minutes to make! (Full tutorial: Please Note Paper)



10. Metallic Jack-O-Lantern


Metallic Jack-O-Lantern

Turn a cheap orange and black plastic pumpkin into a metallic Jack-o’-lantern with a gilded shine. (Full tutorial: Alyssa & Carla)

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18 comments Add yours
  1. Thank you. I usually end up breaking the bank during Halloween and this year I’m definitely looking for cheaper alternatives.

  2. What a easy way to put some friendly spooky
    Fun Halloween decorations.

    Thanks for postingπŸ’–
    Love Pinterest

  3. Oooo my gosh brilliant idea with the straws!!! Thank you for sharing your creativity πŸŽƒπŸ‘»πŸŽƒπŸ‘»

  4. Super cute and most of them are simple enough the kids can help!! And if it gets messed up… You’re only out a few dollars! Absolutely love these ideas and will be using them again this coming Halloween!

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