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How To Make Beautiful DIY Dollar Store Velvet Pumpkins

Learn how easy it is to make beautiful DIY Dollar Store velvet pumpkins that are no-sew!

dollar store diy velvet pumpkins in blue velvet and pink velvet made from foam pumpkins

 

I’m seriously so excited to share these DIY dollar store velvet pumpkins with you! If you follow me on Facebook you know I love me some dollar store crafts and fall decor is probably my most favorite to create.

I fell in love with the gorgeous velvet pumpkins that I was seeing at all the home stores, but they were way too pricey for my budget. So what’s a crafter to do? Make their own of course!

The next obstacle I had to overcome is, I don’t sew. Not even a little. But I’ve said it many times before. I can no-sew with the best of them. All I need is my favorite cordless glue gun and I’m ready to roll!

Here is the simple no-sew tutorial for these glamorous velvet pumpkins.

 

Blue Velvet Dollar Store Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Store Velvet Pumpkins

Supplies

  • Dollar Store Foam Pumpkins
  • 3 Yards Velvet Ribbon 2-3″ wide 
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Fabric Scissors

Step 1. Remove the pumpkin stem from the foam pumpkin.

 

Dollar Store foam pumpkin

 

Step 2. Cut a hole in the center of the dollar store pumpkin.

 

dollar store pumpkin with hole in center

 

Step 3. Hot glue strips of velvet until pumpkin is covered. Push the velvet into the hole on top of the pumpkin.

 

dollar store pumpkin with velvet ribbon glued

 

Step 4. Attach the glass knob to the top of the pumpkin with hot glue.

 

glass knob on top of velvet dollar store pumpkin

 

See how easy that was? There are gorgeous colors of velvet ribbon, so you can really be creative and make these your own. Wouldn’t these make nice gifts too?

I have a few more to finish up, as I plan to display them in a large dough bowl. 

It’s always fun to see a before and after picture, so check this out:

 

Pink Velvet Pumpkins next to orange foam dollar store pumpkin

 

What a difference! These would be so cute at a table setting with a place card attached for Thanksgiving. How would you display these beautiful pumpkins in your home?

 

dollar tree pumpkin makeover

 

Velvet Pumpkins Made From Dollar Store Foam Pumpkins No-Sew
Yield: 1 Beautiful Pumpkin

How To Make Beautiful DIY Dollar Store Velvet Pumpkins

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $5

Transform Dollar Store foam pumpkins into beautiful velvet pumpkins with just ribbon and and a hot glue gun. No sewing required!

Materials

  • Dollar Store Foam Pumpkins
  • Velvet Ribbon 2"
  • Glass Knob

Tools

  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Fabric Scissors

Instructions

1. Remove stem from foam pumpkin.

Dollar Store foam pumpkin

2. Cut a small hole in the center of the pumpkin.

dollar store pumpkin with hole in center

3. Cut strips of velvet ribbon 6" long.

dollar store pumpkin with velvet ribbon glued

4. Add velvet strips to pumpkin by pushing one end of the ribbon into the pumpkin hole and adding a dab of hot glue to the opposite end to glue to the pumpkin.

glass knob on top of velvet dollar store pumpkin

5. Attach glass knob to the top of the pumpkin with the hot glue.

    Notes

    You can use this same tutorial with any type of wide ribbon or fabric.

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