These affordable DIY Christmas decorations and hacks only require a few bucks and a few minutes. Thus, they make for great last-minute projects and are an easy way to deck the halls with Christmas spirit without breaking the bank.
Christmas tree ribbon decorating hack
Lisa Herland’s ribbon-saving technique is a great way to use those leftover scraps and make your Christmas tree look super cute.
Easy gift wrapping hack
In this Christmas hack straight from TikTok, Shannon L. Doherty shows you what to do when you don’t have enough gift wrap to fit an entire box. With this trick, all of your presents will look professionally wrapped and you’ll never waste wrapping paper again!
DIY Christmas tree skirt hack
Alisha Penman used a $12 yard of fabric from Hobby Lobby to make this chic DIY Christmas skirt, but you can use a fuzzy blanket lying around the house if you don’t want to spend any extra money.
DIY Christmas star decoration
Becky Male glued red, gray and white felt balls inside of a hollow wooden star for this thoughtful mantlepiece decoration.
DIY Christmas candle holders
To make this DIY holiday candle holder, @erika.nails used supplies entirely from Dollar Tree. All you’ll need is a glue gun, wine glasses, fake flowers and some ornaments.
DIY North Pole-inspired decoration
Behold another affordable Dollar Tree hack courtesy of @ang_nailedit. To create these large candy cane-like decorations, simply grab a pool noodle, a ball-shaped ornament and white tape and get to work!
DIY Christmas door decoration
Make your door look gift-wrapped with this crafty by @buildandcreatehome. All it takes is a hot glue gun, a big Christmas bow and a roll of red Christmas ribbon.
DIY Christmas garland decoration
This Dollar Tree project only cost TikToker Jane Roege Schwartz $5 to make, but looks decadent. You’ll need a pool noodle, four garlands, tape, a glue gun and decorations of your choosing. Schwartz opted for all silver materials for a more modern feel.
DIY Christmas wall decoration
The DIY Mommy transformed a Dollar Tree burner cover into an adorable wall decoration with paint, a metal sign, a hot glue gun, plaid ribbon, a pipe cleaner and pine twigs.
DIY Christmas tree napkin holders
TikTok user @Rlooply used a simple Christmas tree drawing and a piece of felt to make surprisingly elegant napkin holders for Christmas dinner.
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