It’s every bride-to-be’s wish to make their wedding beautiful, fabulous, and exceptional. This sounds grand and costly, but I am happy to tell you that it doesn’t have to be that way — because there’s plenty of amazing dollar store wedding decor ideas for you here!
Weddings are already as expensive. Spending a lot on wedding decorations is a big NO. Instead of using the money for these one-time use items, better save it for your soon-to-be-married life together.
If you like the DIY style and are willing to get creative, the dollar store might be the best place to look! Whether it’s your local dollar store, Family Dollar, Dollar General, Dollar Tree, or dollartree.com, there are so many options to find unique centerpieces or even dinnerware on a small budget.
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Beautiful Dollar Store Wedding Decor Ideas for All Kinds of Wedding Themes
Worried that these dollar items and ideas might not fit your wedding theme?
These dollar store wedding decors are not just frugal and budget friendly, they are all gorgeous too! You will surely get a lot of wonderful decoration ideas here! There’s something that can go with any style no matter what you have going on.
Ready to prepare for your wedding and get creative? Let’s get started!
Stunning DIY Wedding Dinnerware and Glassware Pieces
Wow your guests with stunning wedding dinnerware pieces without breaking the bank. You can surely find all of the items needed for these amazing wedding decorations at local and online dollar stores!
Make your first toast memorable with these adorable gown-and-tuxedo-themed champagne glasses! To make this pair of sweet and cute wedding glassware, you will need 2 wine glasses, white tulle, black paint, small paint brushes, scissors, glue, and gems.
Of course, not only the bride and groom can enjoy sipping wine on beautiful champagne glasses. Level up dollar store champagne flutes by attaching some greenery you can find in your backyard with a ribbon or twine. It’s simple, yet elegant!
Want to make a stunning cake stand that even your mom and grandma will love? Get a glass dinner plate, a candleholder, and some E6000 adhesive from your local dollar store or online, and you can make this classic cake stand!
Don’t know where to put the cupcakes? These plastic wine glass stands are so creative and simple to make. And all you will need are plastic wine glasses you can find at any dollar store!
Get some of those cheap silver trays from your local dollar store and transform them into wonderful dessert decorations by using some spray paint (choose the spray paint color based on your wedding theme) and white chalk writers.
Eye-Catching Wedding Centerpieces
Centerpieces need to be gorgeous, but they don’t have to be expensive. Just look at what I’ve found for you to create with dollar store wedding decor items!
This DIY centerpiece is too pretty to ignore! To make this work of art, you will need picture frames, clear plastic saucers, dome-shaped floral foams, reindeer moss, hot glue sticks, a bucket with water, fresh flowers, and filler leaves.
If you want to feel more love in the air on your special day, you can try to make this gorgeous hook centerpiece. This DIY wedding project will only require you to find an embroidery hoop, paint, sandpaper, pinewood, nail gun, drill, flowers, flower scissors, flower tubes, zip ties, floral wire, and wire cutters.
If you really want to stay on your budget, you can save a lot if you use faux flowers for your centerpieces. This DIY centerpiece is simple, but it will surely get plenty of attention. Plus, you can find all of the materials needed for this project at dollar stores. This includes faux flowers, foam craft balls, candleholders, glue sticks, and a glue gun.
Hoop centerpieces are easy to make. This stunning DIY project only will need a 20″ fun hoop, green and gold floral wires, faux roses, greenery, and baby’s breath, oval or rectangular wood plaque, hanging globe candle holders, LED tea lights, paint, scissors, hot glue, and a glue gun.
This effortless floating centerpiece is dreamy, affordable, and elegant! All you need to do is: add water to a terrarium bowl, put your chosen faux flowers in it, and voila! You now have a wonderful centerpiece with just 2 bucks!
Fun Wedding Favors
Make sure that your guest will have some memorable party favors to remember your big day! Dollar stores offer ready-made party favor boxes, but if you want personalized ones, you can check out these options.
Looking for witty, sweet, and affordable party favors? This one’s for you! All you have to do is get a stash of Tic-Tac mints, decorative labels, and markers from any dollar store near you. Cut the labels and put them on the mints. Use a marker to write your initials, your wedding date, and a simple message.
Give your guests something that they would love to display at home. This wedding favor is colorful and very budget-friendly! You just need to prepare wedding favor boxes with ribbons, faux flowers, candies, nuts, mints, double-sided tape, and scissors. Dollar stores, particularly Dollar Tree, have a wide collection of faux flowers and ribbons. You can certainly find something that will go well with your theme.
Succulents are now one of the most used wedding favors. Display a foam board or a piece of wood behind your succulent favors, and use a marker to add a message to your guests to let them know it’s for them.
Give your guests something they can grow at home. All you need for this wedding favor are some wildflower seeds and mini-kraft packets.
Enchanting Wedding Lanterns
Lanterns are so enchanting — they make the atmosphere more romantic and cinematic during weddings. Thus, to make your wedding more fabulous, try one of these DIY wedding lantern decorations.
These framed lanterns will be wonderful wherever you put them. Get some plastic picture frames from your local dollar store. Remove the glasses and backings, then paint them with gold. Attach four frames with hot glue and put the glasses back. Add some faux greeneries and battery-operated votives inside, and you’re done!
Fill your venue with these cute and hanging paper lanterns! It’s super simple to make, and it will only require you to get some paper lanterns, cupcake liners, and glue! You can also use some spray paints to fit it into your theme.
Wood lanterns are durable lanterns you can use even after your wedding. To do this DIY wedding project will need to use some wood, drill, and jar candles.
Got Some Dollar Store Wedding Decor Ideas?
Make sure you let us know which of these ideas you think you’d love to use at your wedding or event. There are lots to choose from and they’re all fun, cute, and best of all…inexpensive!
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