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Aug 31 2016
2 years ago
6:00 PM MDT

Transform a Dollar Store Pumpkin into THIS with Spray Paint…

Aug 31, 2016 @ 6:00 PM MDT
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Dollar Store Fall Centerpiece Makeover

Are you excited for Fall decorating?!

Grab some spray paint and let’s transform some inexpensive items into a fun centerpiece for your table this Fall that won’t break the bank. Sometimes it doesn’t make sense to spend a ton of money on seasonal décor since you’ll only be using it for a month or two.

Dollar Store and Goodwill Fall Decor

I recently picked up some dollar store pumpkins, leaf garlands, and two of those pumpkin candy pails from the thrift store for 69¢ each. My strategy was to spray paint all the items the same color for a more uniform and stylish look, and I’m LOVING the results!

Spray Painted Table Centerpiece

Supplies Needed:

  • Any Dollar Store, Thrift Store, and/or things you already own to update and re-purpose (plastic pumpkins and garland shown)
  • Spray Paint (I used and LOVE this Gold Metallic Spray Paint by Rust-Oleum)

Directions: Protect a well ventilated area with paper or some type of cover. Spray pumpkins, and garland with desired spray paint color. (The biggest tip with spray paint is to make sure you’re not spraying too close to the object, and take your time to do a few thinner coats of paint letting each dry in between. This will avoid runny paint.)

WARNING: Spray painting things is FUN and gets addicting.
Spray Painted Pumpkins

After the paint is dry, have fun arranging and stacking pumpkins on your table. Fill the larger candy pails will plants or flowers if desired. (The plants pictured are just inexpensive greenery found at IKEA. I use them for every season!)

I’m enjoying my festive table and love the fact it didn’t cost a ton of money.
Spray Painted Dollar Store Pumpkins for Fall

Do you have any budget friendly Fall decorating tips? Let us know in the comments!

Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s DIY/Crafts created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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