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    Faux Wood, Foam Board Trees – A Dollar Tree DIY craft that will fool anyone!

    No one will ever guess that these trees are made from Dollar Tree foam board, wrapping paper and BBQ skewers! Anyone who steps foot in your house and sees these will thing they are some high end wood trees you picked up at a fancy boutique! This is crafting on a budget at it’s finest! Remember to click on the link at the bottom of this page to watch the full video tutorial! Here is all you’ll need for this DIY craft. Foam Board, Dollar Tree Wrapping paper, Dollar Tree BBQ skewers, Dollar Tree Raffia, Dollar Tree Wood beads, (optional) Wood disks or any wood base Black paint or Sharpie…

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    Farmhouse Christmas Tree – DIY with construction shims and wood stems

    This beautiful tree has a very classy, high end feel to it, but is very budget friendly! This is created with construction shims, wood stems from Dollar Tree and garland ties that can be found at Dollar Tree ans many craft stores! To see the full video tutorial click on the link at the bottom of this page. Here is what you will need for this tree Large construction shims, Home Depot 2 Bags of wood stems, Dollar Tree Garland Ties. Dollar Tree or Hobby Lobby Holly Berry Sprigs, Dollar Tree Gold Metal Star, Hobby Lobby Berry Garland, Hobby Lobby Hot Glue and Glue Sticks Side cutters or cutting to…

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    Burlap Ribbon Dollar Tree Christmas Tree – DIY

    This has to be my very favorite Christmas Craft to date! It is easy, inexpensive and beyond gorgeous! It has the perfect mix of rustic and elegance all wrapped up into one tree. You can watch the full video tutorial by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page. Here are the things you will need to create this beautiful craft. Wood Tree Cutout, Dollar Tree 1 Roll light brown Burlap Ribbon, Dollar Tree Dark Brown Burlap Ribbon, Dollar Tree (optional) Brown paint, I used Craft Smart acrylic paint from Michael’s 6″ Dowel rod, Dollar Tree Scrap wood for base, I used a wood disk from Hobby Lobby…

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    Country Christmas Tree – Construction Shim DIY

    This is one of my favorite DIY crafts so far! I just love the way these trees turned out! They can be hung up on a wall or propped on a shelf. Either way they are an adorable complement to any country Christmas theme! The best part, they are made with construction shims so they are super affordable to make! Don’t forget to click on the link at the bottom of this page to watch the full live video tutorial for this DIY craft. Here is what you will need to make these Country Christmas Trees. Construction shims, large ones for a large tree or small ones for a small…

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    Rustic Construction Shim Christmas Tree Duo, $1.96 DIY

    Can you believe this Christmas Tree was made out of construction shims! Costing only $1.96!! I used two packs of shims for this Christmas Tree Duo. Each package was only 98 cents! Run to your local hardware store and grab a couple packs so you can make this beautiful set of trees too! Watch the full video tutorial at the bottom of this page. Here’s what you will need. 2 Packages of Construction Shims, (12 pack) Stain Saw E6000 Bonding Glue Hot glue gun and glue sticks natural brown card stock and FolkArt Anniversary Silver for star (optional) You will start by gluing two shims together, wide ends together and…