If you're looking for
home decor on a budget, check
out our Decorating
Articles Library where you'll find over 155 articles on
a wide range of easy decorating ideas and gift ideas.
Get Marlene's Monthly
Budget Decorating Newsletter - It's
1. New article
2. Worth A Closer Look - new stuff at the dollar store
3. Dollar Store Product Review
4. Quick Tip
5. Reader Questions/Suggestions
Wagner, The Dog With No
Tail wonders how he'll ever be adopted if he doesn't find a tail
he can wag to show he's friendly. Follow Wagner's comical
adventures to see the end results. Find out more about Wagner
here. An entertaining story with an important life-lesson for young
book! My son loves it! Definitely recommend. - Jennifer S.)
Wagner - The Dog With No Tail is available on Amazon
in paperback or e-book versions.
Find of the Week:
Everyone knows that the
Rubbermaid name stands for quality plastic products. I don't know
what these gallon pitchers cost in other stores, but you can get
one at Dollarama right now for four bucks.
See past Finds here.
Did you know that you can use a
mug warmer to release candle scents? Well you can! I tried it and
it works great, especially when you have someone in your house who
is leery of open flames. ;) Of course, you only want to do this
with candles in glass containers.
See past Quick Tips
and more easy
decorating ideas from the dollar store.
exciting at the dollar store? Got a beef with a dollar
store item? Do you have an easy decorating idea for a
craft? I love to hear from my readers! Write me at
We all know that there’s nothing like a fresh floral arrangement to brighten up a room but, sometimes the family budget simply won’t allow for weekly purchases of fresh blooms. That’s when we turn to the fakes for a flower fix.
As you may have noticed from past articles, I like working with fake flowers. To begin with, they’re cheap, especially when buying them at the dollar store, they’ll never get all droopy because you forgot to water them and you can store a variety of them so you can change them out regularly to avoid becoming bored looking at the same ones indefinitely.
Today’s fake dollar store blooms are better than ever. Here are two ideas for decorating with faux
florals, outside and inside.
Continue reading Blooming
are reminders of summer days at the beach and that’s why we love
to decorate with them. Even if you don’t have your own personal
collection of shells, a bag or two of dollar store seashells will
help to bring a beachy feel to your home this summer.
Here’s how to decorate and entertain using dollar store
Moving away from home for the first time is both exciting and a little scary. If you’re heading off to college or university this fall, decorating your first home-away-from-home can be part of the fun. Dollar stores offer plenty of inspiration that will leave most of your school money free for all of those expensive textbooks! Here are just a couple of ideas to help make a utilitarian space a little more personal.
Re-Do for the full article.
Home Decor From The Dollar Store!