Fourth of July: Best Kid Crafts for Independence Day

With just a few days away you’ve got plenty of time to throw together a patriotic kids crafts for the little ones while you work on the fourth of july decoratinos you’ve been crafting up and perfecting that traditional flag cake (I love flag cakes!!). Here are our very favorite kids crafts for Independence Day!

  • Colored Rice 1 of 10
    Colored Rice
    A cost-effective way to create a beautiful centerpiece!
    Get the tutorial from Make and Takes
  • Patriotic Hand Puppets 2 of 10
    Patriotic Hand Puppets
    A great way to keep the kids entertained for an hour or two, while you mingle with adults at the BBQ!
    Get the tutorial from Woman's Day
  • Festive Laterns 3 of 10
    Festive Laterns
    Get the tutorial from name of site
  • Tie-Dyed Tees 4 of 10
    Tie-Dyed Tees
    Always a favorite and a great keepsake to take home! They'll be able to wear it for the rest of the summer.
    Get the tutorial from AlphaMom
  • Flag Sweets & Treats 5 of 10
    Flag Sweets & Treats
    No July 4th party would be complete without cupcakes. Make them extra-festive by following the stars and stripes theme!
    Get the recipes from Martha Stewart
  • Paper Sparklers 6 of 10
    Paper Sparklers
    Keep those young hands safe from harm! And leave the real fireworks to adult supervision.
    Get the tutorial from Say Yes to Hoboken
  • Festive Laterns 7 of 10
    Festive Laterns
    Light the way to your party!
    Get the tutorial from Four Flights of Fancy
  • Flag Fans 8 of 10
    Flag Fans
    The perfect addition for centerpieces! And they double as a way to keep cool in the heat ;)
    Get the tutorial from Martha Stewart
  • Ribbon Door Flag 9 of 10
    Ribbon Door Flag
    A simple craft for the kids! And a great way to include them on all the party preparation.
    Get the tutorial from Disney's Family Fun
  • Star-Spangled Wavers 10 of 10
    Star-Spangled Wavers
    Another alternative to sparklers for those young ones who may not be able to handle the real thing until next year.
    Get the tutorial from Disney's Family Fun

Main Photo Credit: Flights of Fancy

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