Decorate On A Budget For The Holidays
Create easy and inexpensive holiday decor with these budget-friendly holiday decoration ideas. Do you love getting into the holiday spirit? Do you want to go all out and sprinkle holiday cheer all over your house? Not a problem! With a little creativity, you won’t blow your holiday budget on decorating. These 7 easy ways to decorate on a budget will help you keep your cost down while decorating your home for the holidays.
7 Easy Ways To Decorate On A Budget For The Holidays
1. DIY Holiday Decorations-
With just a few inexpensive items, it is easy to create something beautiful for your holidays.
Here are 40 + Dollartree Holiday decor and craft ideas at this all things Dollar tree Christmas party to get you started.
If you’re looking for fall centerpiece ideas that can be switched out to a winter centerpiece with just a few changes here are 20 Effortlessly Beautiful DIY Fall Centerpieces
2. Repurpose something that you already own-
Think of different uses for items that you already own. Here are some very creative holiday projects to give you some ideas 50 Quick and Easy Holiday Decorating Ideas
Take down your pictures and wrap them like a gift. You just need a few to add some extra holiday cheer.
Do you have extra fruit sitting on your counter? Add it to an arrangement- citrus fruits like lemons, limes, and oranges arranged in a bowl or platter can instantly brighten up a holiday table.
3. Give mismatched items a uniformed look with a can of spray paint-
Mismatched bottles, jars, and vases can have a new life with just a can of spray paint. Group together in one spot for the most impact.
Speaking of spray paint did you know that you can Spray Paint Your Christmas Lights? What a great idea! No more ugly green wire.
4. Shop Thrift Stores and Dollar Stores
Thrifts stores and dollar stores are a great place to find holiday items. I have seen brand new holiday items at thrifts stores. I once saw a Christmas Tree, brand new still in the box, at a local thrift store for $30. Now that is a great deal!
5. Be inspired by nature- Use Pine cones
I love these pinecones that were used in this holiday centerpiece.
Add a bit of frosted paint to pinecones and sticks for an additional centerpiece idea.
6. Get together with friends, family and neighbors and hold a swap.
Each person brings holiday items they no longer want. At the end of the swap, donate all the unwanted items to charity. This is a great to way clear clutter in your home and find new holiday decor items to decorate your home for the holidays.
7. Last but not least, shop after the holidays.
Get a jump start on next years decorating this year. You will be able to purchase holiday decor for a fraction of the price. There are some great deals to be had by shopping after the holidays.
I hope you found these easy decorating ideas on a budget helpful. Be sure to stop by next Wednesday as we continue to prepare our homes. We will be talking about preparing our homes for holiday guests.