Make a Christmas gnome without all the work. This gnome dollar tree Christmas craft costs only $ 2 and takes less than 2 minutes to make. This dollar tree Christmas decoration idea is a GREAT Cheap and easy DIY Christmas decoration for your home.
Christmas gnomes are the popular trend right now. They appear in all home decor stores, especially during the holidays. Buying them at a retail store can cost anywhere from $ 10 to $ 15 each (oua!), But you can easily make them yourself for a small fraction of that price. There are only two main supplies needed for this Christmas craft, both of which can be found at Dollar Tree.
What I love about Christmas gnomes is that they are very versatile. You can put them just about anywhere – on a tiered shelf, fireplace, or shelf. Also, you can use them as table accents or as part of a centerpiece. No matter where you choose to put them, they look adorable anywhere!
If you are wondering where these adorable little Christmas gnomes came from, they come from Scandinavian folklore and are said to act as guardians or protectors of the houses they inhabit.
Now let’s get to the craft! Below is the list of materials and instructions.
Easy Gnome Dollar Tree Christmas Craft Supplies:
Easy Gnome Dollar Tree Christmas Craft Directions:
- Remove Santa’s beard and hat from Santa’s head. Mine was fairly easy to remove and came off in one piece.
- Slip the beard and hat over the foam cone and glue them in place
- Glue a large wooden bead in the center, where its nose should be.
You now have the cheapest and easiest Christmas gnome ever!