16 Stunning Ideas for Your Dollar Store Gems

You've seen these at the Dollar Store, but did you know you could do THIS with them?

By Hometalk Highlights

Make a pebbled suncatcher

Brighten up your windows with these sparkling catchers made from glue and glass pebbles.

Create garden gazing stones

Cover a few Styrofoam balls in colorful glass gems, for an easy garden decoration.

Turn a glass bottle into a dappled lamp

Make your own lighting on the cheap (& the pretty) using empty glass bottles and gems.

Decorate a blank wall with a glassy mural

Turn an empty wall into a masterpiece by creating a 3D mural with glass details.

Craft treasure jars for your spring garden

These adorable jars are perfect for creating a springtime garden activity for kids & adults.

Brighten an empty patch of the flower bed

Add bright details to an empty garden patch with barely any effort, by sprinkling stones onto a pretty plate.

Arrange a sparkling bottle display

Save up all your glass bottles and pull out a few strands of Christmas lights, for a sparkling display.

Decorate DIY stepping stones for the yard

Press found treasures & gems into stepping stones, to create unique beauties.

Make a glassy decor accent

Cover a bowling ball in gems, for this gorgeous attention grabbing accent.

Tile a fun feature wall

Looking for a unique backsplash idea? This book page and pebble idea is brilliant!

Cover an old piece of furniture

On our constant quest to find interesting furniture updates, this one gets special mention!

Add a pop of color to outdoor spaces

Toss a few glowing glass stones in with your gravel walkways or garden spaces to give them a pop.

Dress up a Dollar Store votive

Turn a regular votive from plain to perfect, by adding glass gems to glow along the outside.

Make an automatic watering device

Let your plants water themselves, by filling a wine bottle with gems & water, then adding a spout.

Pretty-up a cheapo mirror

Turn a thrift store mirror into one of a kind decor, by dressing up the sides with glass gems.

Craft a set of conversation stones

Before your next date, make a set of easy & adorable conversation stones.