Cheap and Easy Dollar Tree Porch Decor DIY
I never dreamed a Dollar Tree DIY could transform into something so amazing. Decorating my front porch is one of my favorite places to get creative. With a few items from the Dollar Tree this porch decor DIY became such a cute patriotic display that will last the entire summer! This DIY was super easy to put together as shown in the few short steps below. I hope you’ll try one for your porch decorating this season.
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patriotic porch decor supplies
- Americana reusable shopping bag of your choice
- Selection of red, white and blue flower stems
- Old heavy books to weigh down the bag
- Floral foam blocks
- Inexpensive American flags
- Cotton stems (optional)
- Tin star picks or pin wheel picks
HOW TO MAKE GIFT BAG DECOR FOR YOUR PORCH
First grab a reusable bag from the Dollar Tree and add some weight to the bottom. I used old vintage books. Just a few should do the trick!
Next add some floral foam; also from the Dollar Tree. This is to make adding your florals easier.
Add in the floral stems of your choice.
Miniature American flags are a cute filler item as well.
I added some cotton stems as well to fill in the gaps.
Finally, place a few metal star picks or pinwheel picks into the floral arrangement to add some height to your design.
That’s it! Set it out on your front or back porch to enjoy the whole summer long!
easy GIFT BAG porch decor
This turned out so cute I thought and plan to use this same concept to decorate for the different seasons! It would look so good with a Christmas, Easter, Halloween or Fall bag as well, don’t you think? I paired it with this coordinating Summer little red truck patriotic doormat that is covering my hand-painted buffalo check doormat! If you missed the tutorial on the buffalo check mat, you can find it here!
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I absolutely love the idea with the shopping bag. I purchased the bag the day before your post and thought what a great idea! Love, Love!!
Absolutely love this! Super easy and inexpensive. Thanks for sharing.
I love that project and the mat!!
Too cute! Love the rug also!
Just adorable. Very creative, on a budget! That’s just great! You can reuse most of the ideas in other ways for next year. 👏🏼👏🏼 🇺🇸
Creative and festive!
I absolutely love this
Love this idea.
What a great idea!
Super creative and cute.
Love what you do❤️❤️❤️
I absolutely love this craft and I also like the idea of making something similar for different holidays like Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas! You could probably even make one for Valentines Day or St. Patrick’s Day!
Those are some great decorations!!! Thanks for all your help!!
I love the welcome mat.it is so cute!
I love this idea! Thanks for sharing!
Yay! I’m so glad and you’re very welcome!
Love this idea. So cute, easy and affordable.