There’s something so pretty about decorating with Red, White and Blue.
Last year I made a wreath out of Red Hot Candies for the Fourth:
And here 13 more DIY Fourth of July decorating ideas.You’ll find awesome printables, fun favors, pretty place settings, cool centerpieces and more … for a spectacular Fourth!!
check out all of the DIY ideas after the break!
Stars and Stripes Clip Art 1 of 13Use this printable clip art to add fun pinwheels and decorations to your holiday celebration -- just print and use!
Learn more at Martha Stewart
Land of the Free Printable 2 of 13Celebrate your freedom with this awesome and bright "Land of the Free" printable -- it's so impressive they'll call your house the "home of the brave!"
Learn more at I Heart Naptime
Sparkler Holder Printable 3 of 13Grab some heavy paper and print this fun USA printable. A moment with scissors and you've got a cute sparkler holder party favor -- that doubles as a centerpiece.
Learn more at Simple Creative Insanity
Paper Wrapped Cans 4 of 13Contain those sparkler holders from the previous project -- plus silverware, napkins, breadsticks, or whatever -- in these cute, paper-wrapped cans.
Learn more at Martha Stewart
Red Vines Party Favor Printable 5 of 13No American holiday is complete without Red Vines. In our dry climate where I live we have to keep them covered, but no amount of plastic wrap can cover the awesomeness of these fun printables.
Learn more at Room to Inspire
Patriotic Paper Lantern Centerpieces 6 of 13I love this idea of bringing some greenery to the table AND using paper lanterns in a unique way. Check it out and give it a try!
Learn more at Better Homes and Gardens
Layered Colored Sand in Clear Vases 7 of 13This is a fun project if you've got kids with a steady hand -- make fun, red, white and blue patterns by layering sand in clear vases for your centerpieces.
Learn more at Country Woman Magazine
Pledge of Allegiance Printable 8 of 13This bold, typographic printable makes great holiday art for your home. Just print to fit your favorite frame!
Learn more at Eighteen25
Patriotic Pinwheel Printable 9 of 13My kids love making pinwheels, and these patriotic pinwheel printables are just the ticket. Grab some straws and pins or brads, and you're set to go!
Learn more at Skip to my Lou
Ruffled Flag T-Shirt 10 of 13This ruffled flag t-shirt is inexpensive and easy to make -- and gives a personal touch to kids' Fourth of July outfits. Even better than a $4 t-shirt from Old Navy!
Learn more at Make it and Love it
Patriotic Painted Placemats 11 of 13Make your table patriotic with this fun painted placemat idea. Your kids -- if they've got decent painting skills -- might even enjoy doing it!
Learn more at Sweet Something Design
Red, White, and Blue Coffee Filter Bunting 12 of 13Coffee filters -- how would we survive without you for crafting? This takes the fun of coffee filters one step farther and adds color -- you have to try this!
Learn more at Katydid and Kid
Paper Place Cards 13 of 13Last up: try these red and white boats for place settings for your celebration. Best part: change the colors and you could use them for other events like birthdays!
Learn more at Nifty Thrifty Things
And in case you missed it, here are 14 MORE great DIY Patriotic Ideas to celebrate!!
Do you do anything special to celebrate The Fourth?? Let us know YOUR ideas in the comments!!
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