July 4th Crafts: Patriotic Linens

With July 4th coming up next week, there’s still time to whip up something festive to set the stage for your backyard bash! From star spangled napkins to striped placemats, there’s no shortage of patriotic linens that you can DIY in no time. Ready to flex your DIY muscles with a couple of July 4th crafts that will make your party shine? Click on through for 8 linens perfect for Independence Day!

  • 8 Patriotic Linens for July 4th 1 of 9
    DIY July 4th Linens from

    Click on through for DIY linens perfect for Independence Day!

  • Polka Dot Tablecloth 2 of 9
    DIY Polka Dot Tablecloth

    While not strictly patriotic, I love the classic look of polka dots for the 4th! Make your own tablecloth by using ready-made linens, a potato stamp and a bit of fabric paint.
    Get the how-to at Oh Happy Day | Photo by Heather Zweig

  • Indigo Napkins 3 of 9
    DIY Indigo Napkins

    Spangled with stars and stripes, I love these indigo napkins created by using dark blue cloth and a bleach pen. So clever!
    Get the how-to at House of Earnest

  • Striped Burlap Runner 4 of 9
    DIY Striped Burlap Runner

    Such a fabulously American look, this burlap runner is a cinch to make with your favorite red and blue ribbon and a pair of basic scissors. I love this!
    Get the how-to at Domestically Speaking

  • Ribbon Fringed Placemats 5 of 9
    DIY Ribbon Fringed Placemats

    How cool are these fun placemats? They're made from inexpensive drawer liner and a flurry of ribbons!
    Get the how-to at Creme de la Craft

  • Striped Placemats 6 of 9
    DIY Striped Placemats

    Perfect for the 4th and all season long, I'm digging the fresh nautical look of these watercolor striped placemats.
    Get the how-to at Style Me Pretty Living

  • Watercolor Napkins 7 of 9
    DIY Watercolor Napkins

    A wash of soft watercolor makes these pretty napkins perfect for the 4th and all summer long. Customize them in whatever shade you choose!
    Get the how-to at Camille Styles

  • Flag Table Runner 8 of 9
    DIY Flag Table Runner

    Feeling particularly patriotic? Give this flag table runner a whirl by dressing up an inexpensive bamboo table runner with red, white and blue paint!
    Get the how-to at Bliss Bloom Blog

  • Easy Fabric Napkins 9 of 9
    DIY Fabric Napkins

    These sweet blue and white napkins are a cinch to make - you just need a pretty patriotic fabric and a sewing machine to make a few straight stitches!
    Get the how-to at Project Wedding | Photo by Chelsea Fuss

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