Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

Do you ever over buy for your seasonal DIY projects or is it just me?? I always seem to overestimate the amount of time I have to do ALL the crafts!! And, because I do this, I often find all the makings of the cutest DIYs after the holiday has already passed! But this time I have an idea to turn the cutest little Dollar Tree Christmas truck into a Dollar Tree Valentine hanger!!

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

Let’s Get Started!!

The first thing I nee to do is remove the Christmas tree and I find that it can easily be pulled loose from the back.

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

After the tree is removed I just need to sand “Merry Christmas” off of the truck.

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

Now I just need to add some paint to my truck, but I want to leave the tires black so I just cover them and then add a coat of spray paint.

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

The next thing I want to do is add some hearts to the back of the truck. I have these hearts on hand from Hobby Lobby so I use one small and one large. I add some buffalo check scrapbook paper (of course!!) to the large heart and paint the small heart a lighter shade of pink.

After my hearts are finished I use hot glue to attach them to the back of the truck. I have some chipboard letters on hand and use those to put “XOXO” on the front of the truck. I paint them white and glue them on. You could easily use stickers to do this as well.

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

I’m almost finished, I just need to add a simple little bow to the front of the truck. I hot glue a little chipboard heart to the center of my bow and then hot glue it to the truck. It is so easy, but super cute!!

Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger
Dollar Tree Valentine Hanger

I think it turned out so cute and I was able to use supplies I already had on hand!! And, the bonus is that I was able to use this little Christmas truck to make this Dollar Tree Valentine hanger!!

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I love baking, re-purposing items for my home, garage sales (goes hand in hand with re-purposing), hand crafting items, being outdoors, and now blogging.

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