Dollar Tree HACK- Strainer Pumpkin DIY

2 Materials
10 Minutes

You are not going to believe what you can do with Dollar Tree Strainers for the fall! Don’t you just love good Dollar Tree hacks ? If you follow me for some time you do know that back in Poland as I was growing up I crafted with my Mom with everyday objects. Are you ready to have fun with me? Grab your strainers and lets make some pumpkin. Perfect container for Potpourri to keep that fall fragrance out or little fall trinkets. Let’s make strainer pumpkin, easy fall decor diy. Let’s learn together how to make fabric pom pom too

  • Supplies needed to make pumpkins2 dollar tree strainers
  • twine
  • hot glue
  • dried fall fruits
  • scraps of fabric

Let’s make pumpkin out of strainers

Before we get there let’s make couple of pom-poms that will super cute on our pumpkin.There are so many ways you can make pom poms. I love to make them out different materials. Just because I have so many scraps of fabric I decided to make a rag pom pom

How to make a fabric pom pom

  • grab pom pom machine and open each arm
  • wrap your scraps of fabric alternating all scraps you have
  • fill each arm to the level

all details about that project can be found HERE

  • close both arms and cut on the side around
  • tie all
  • remove plastic arms
  • enjoy your fabric pom- pom

Learn how to have fun with pom poms! Ideas for grown ups. All details HERE

Make sure to check video below on full details how to put all together

As you can see i chose to add some bling in fall colors to my pumpkin center but again you can add anything you like. Dry fruits, cinnamon sticks or anything that keeps smell of fall in your house.

Fill your strainers with goodies of your choice and hot glue it together. String to decorate your handles and you are done

How awesome and unusual is this pumpkin! Dont you love it ? Dont you love that Dollar Tree hack? So love this strainer pumpkin!

Make sure to check this cool fall garland diy HERE Perfect accessory to have around the house

How perfect is this pumpkin ! Love everything about it

Check this scrap paper super easy diy HERE I promise you don’t need to spend a fortune to have cute decor! Perfect fall decor diy

Suggested materials:
  • Strainers   (
  • Pom pom maker   (
Agnes Chrzanowska
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