Learn how you can make a gnome for all seasons using supplies and tools from the Dollar Tree. These DIY gnomes use commonly-found items you can get at the Dollar Tree and other dollar stores. Buckle in, friends, because I love gnomes and the Dollar Tree!
DIY Dollar Tree Gnomes
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I make quite a few gnomes – it’s something I’ve become known for and I love it! The Dollar Tree is a crafter’s delight, especially now that they have such great craft sections and expanded others.
From fabrics to fill, you can get everything you need to make Dollar Tree gnomes and decor. Scroll down to find out how to make your own stands!
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Christmas Dollar Tree Gnomes
As I mentioned, I love gnomes, the Dollar Tree, and of course, Christmas! Check out some of my most popular Dollar Tree gnome DIY projects from cute shelf sitters, wreaths, and more.
Grinch Dollar Tree Gnome
This went crazy and you can see why, right? A Dollar Tree pillow and a little glue and this Dollar Tree Grinch gnome was stealing hearts.
Dollar Tree Mop Gnome DIY
Whew, this one took off! Using a basic cotton mop head from our favorite store, you can create a holiday gnome without even buying any stuffing or fill! Check out this mop gnome using Dollar Tree supplies.
Dollar Tree Triangle Shelf Gnome
For Christmas or any time of year, use one of the wood products to make this adorable triangle shelf gnome. It only takes 10 minutes and you can change hats for every season.
Bonus: if you have kids, give them a Dollar Tree cup and let them create a little gnome of their own!
CHRISTMAS GNOME WREATHS AND TREE TOPPERS
The Dollar Tree is the perfect place to buy seasonal greens, extras, and items to makeover. Here are a couple of wreaths and tree toppers transformed.
Dollar Tree Gnome Wreath
In 20 minutes, this full and festive gnome wreath was done! Always check the Dollar Tree for their dish towels – a lot of material on those, friends.
DIY Gnome Wreath with Dollar Tree Wreath Form
When Halloween rolls around, be sure to grab a witch form… I know, but hear me out because you can make this festive gnome wreath in just 10 minutes using that and a dish towel.
Adorable Gnome Tree Topper
A pillow, that’s the secret to this Dollar Tree gnome tree topper. Well, that and a snowman. Be sure to click through to see how I made this gnome tree topper in just minutes.
Year-Round Dollar Tree Gnome DIY Projects
If you and I are anything alike, you find yourself at the Dollar Tree at least three times a month. I have a craft room stash that might even trick you to thinking you’re at the store! Here are a couple of year-round projects I love.
Flower Pot Gnomes – Clay Pot Gnomes
Pulling from my craft room stash during quarantine, I whipped up these Dollar Tree flower pot gnomes with just a bit of hot glue, socks, and of course, some small clay pots.
Dollar Tree Mushroom Gnome
Oh, friends! This Dollar Tree mushroom gnome makeover with clay one of my favorite projects this year because it’s SO easy and uses scraps of faux fur. Honestly, anything that uses up my massive crafting scrap stash is a win.
Dollar Tree Easter Gnome DIYs
The pastels and sweetness take over our favorite craft supply store each year and I can’t resist… These Dollar Tree Easter gnome projects are quick, cute, and go beyond just decor.
Rainbow Bunny Gnome
A couple of socks, a duster, a headband, and some rocks – gather up those items and make this Dollar Tree rainbow bunny gnome. Look at that beard!
Easter Gnome Basket
Did you know you can make an Easter gnome basket using Dollar Tree items and NOT have to sew anything? I know, it’s shocking (and oh, so cute).
Halloween Bat Gnome from the Dollar Tree
Quick holidays should equate to quick crafts and this Dollar Tree bat gnome is exactly that. Take 10 minutes to make this adorable, I mean spooky, little cutie.
Twisty Hat Dollar Tree Valentine Gnome
Let’s say you want to use up a men’s tube sock and turn into something cute… Let’s just say that, okay? Well, you can do just that with this fun Dollar Tree Valentine’s Day gnome – look at that twisty hat!
DIY Gnome Stands from Dollar Tree Items
To add interest and heigh to our displays, I have made a few different risers, stands, and trays using Dollar Tree items. Here are a few of my favorites.
Farmhouse Tiered Tray (Single or Stacked)
Using clay pots and burner covers, you can make this enamel-tray inspired farmhouse tray for your gnomes or other items. Watch out – it only takes a few minutes (spray paint is your best friend).
Wood Single Tier Stand
When decorating areas that need a bit more visual interest, giving smaller items a bit of height can really help to make it stand out. That’s what this farmhouse style wood single tier stand does. And it takes no time at all!
Offset Tiered Tray from the Dollar Tree
Tucked in between some vases with greens, this offset tiered tray DIY can help bring your smaller items out of the dark. Can you spot all of the Dollar Tree goodies in there?
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