The dollar store is a great place to find Halloween decor and materials to make fun Halloween DIY projects. Here are some ideas on how you can decorate your home for Halloween on a budget!

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

I don’t think you need to decorate your entire home every season in order to make an impact. Choosing one or two areas to create a seasonal vignette – like a mantel, front door or side table – will make a statement! 

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

This month, I thought it would be fun to create a spooky but cute Halloween display on our living room mantel with dollar store items. My daughters helped me create this vignette, and we all love how it turned out.

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

It’s a little spooky, but not too scary. It’s the perfect mix of cute and spooky! Best of all, it was fun to put together and completely budget-friendly.

DIY Ghost Banner

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

This DIY ghost banner was created with styrofoam balls, cheesecloth, and twine from Dollarama.

Watch my YouTube video to see the ghost banner tutorial & get some dollar store DIY and decorating ideas for Halloween:

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

Creepy Bug Art

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween  

The creepy, crawly bug art on our mantel was made with Dollar Tree picture frames, old books, and blastic bug toys.

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

We found the crows, black cloth, letter board, spiders and lights at the dollar store too!

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

My 6-year-old daughter used double sided tape to attach some faux spiders to little white pumpkins we had on hand, and I thought that was such an adorable idea.

Cute DIY and decorating ideas from the dollar store for Halloween

I hope you enjoyed these dollar store Halloween decorating ideas! Do you go all out or keep it subtle for Halloween?