Dollar Tree Pumpkin Ideas for Fall and Halloween

Crafting for Fall doesn’t have to be expensive and these Dollar Tree pumpkin ideas take things from drab to fab easily. Grab your foam pumpkins, plastic pumpkins, jars, and more and let’s whip up some Dollar Tree fall decor.

And remember that any of these (or the new ones they launch) can get a Dollar Tree pumpkin makeover. Use this list as inspiration!

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So many fun Dollar Tree pumpkin ideas using foam pumpkins, jars and more!

Dollar Tree Pumpkin Craft Ideas

Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I love crafting – it’s no secret. And it’s also no secret that if I can get my craft supplies for less money, well, this girl’s gonna be all over that!

Below you’re going to find quite a ways to decorate for Fall using the inexpensive pumpkins found at the Dollar Tree. I’m including both foam and plastic pumpkins, jars, and more. Let’s get started.

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Macrame Pumpkins / DIY Rope Jack O Lanterns

The dollar store’s nautical rope is the perfect starting point for these DIY rope pumpkins. One side is a faceless pumpkin and the other side is a cute Jack-O-Lantern, making it a fun fall AND Halloween DIY.

A front facing vertical image of a trio of rope jack-o-lanterns, the small one on the left and the tall one on the right with the middle one on tope of a small bale of hay against a white weathered wood background.
Make three of these DIY Dollar Store rope jack-o-lanterns for under $1 each.

Fabric Covered Pumpkins

This is one of the easiest Fall DIY projects ever, so I have multiple examples of how to cover a Dollar tree foam pumpkin with fabric.

First up is a fabric pumpkin DIY that shows how easy it is to customize this craft to meet any decor. By changing the ribbon and using a neutral, mid-weight fabric, this easy fabric-covered foam pumpkin can go the distance in your decorating.

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This fabric-covered Dollar Tree pumpkin is perfect for seasonal decor.

Plastic Pumpkin DIY

I have this loosely-styled, Buffalo check pumpkin makeover for you, as well. I love, love, love this look because it screams of a farmhouse – laid back and with just a hint of sophistication. And friends, these plastic pumpkins are EVERYWHERE!

DIY buffalo check pumpkin with text which reads make this no-sew pumpkin craft
Use a trick-or-treat plastic pumpkin to make a farmhouse-inspired accent.

Dollar Tree Pool Noodle Pumpkins

A few cuts of a summer toy and some fabric pieces are used to create this adorable pool noodle pumpkins craft using Dollar Tree supplies. These are perfect to display pretty fabric and look great bunched together.

Three wrapped Dollar Store pool noodle pumpkins, one in black and white, one orange and white and one orange plaid, on a white and grey background.
These beautiful pool noodle pumpkins are perfect for your autumn home décor, outdoor tabletop or tiered tray

Dollar Tree Pumpkin Vase

Whether you use a fresh or faux pumpkin, creating a beautiful pumpkin vase floral arrangement is easier than you might think. Follow along with this easy tutorial and learn how to build a gorgeous fall display in a Styrofoam pumpkin.

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Real or foam pumpkins steal the show in this fall floral centerpiece idea.

Dollar Tree Mason Jar Pumpkins

Whether you pick up your jars from the dollar store or you have them on hand already, these mason jar pumpkins are so easy to make. These Dollar Tree fall pumpkins are a perfect decor idea for the kitchen or on a tiered tray to bring a look together.

Mason Jar Pumpkin Craft with Wine corks and paint
Mason jar pumpkins can be made with Dollar Tree jars, paint, and wine corks.

Dollar Tree Halloween Pumpkin Crafts for Kids

Not to be left out, here are some Dollar Tree pumpkin crafts for kids. Some will require a bit of parental supervision, depending on age, but all of them are fun and no-carve.

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These easy no-carve pumpkins for kids are such a fun kid-made pumpkin idea for Halloween!

More Fall Decor Ideas

Check out these amazing DIY fall decor ideas. Everything I share is easy and comes with complete tutorials!

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