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Patriotic crafts and activities for 4th of July

Patriotic crafts and activities for crafty kids and adults! On Independence Day, everything looks better with a little red, white and blue. Turn your house into the home of the brave with one of these star-spangled crafts — wreaths, centerpieces, flags, Bouquet and more.

1. American Flag Backdrop

Set up a colorful photo shoot for your family and friends with this creative DIY flag backdrop. 

Get the tutorial at Laughing Latte.

2. American Flag Bead Pin

Supplies Needed:

  • 1 large safety pin
  • 7 medium size safety pins
  • 22 red beads
  • 18 white beads
  • 9 blue beads

Get the tutorial at rock-a-bye-parents.

3. American Flag Candle

Add a touch of patriotic elegance to your party table with this rustic candle log.

Get the tutorial at Redhead Can Decorate.

4. Balloon Dart Game

Though a more time-consuming project, this DIY dart board will bring tons of fun to your backyard party.

Get the tutorial at Giggles Galore.

5. Party {Bike Parade Decorating}

Cut wide triangles out of any red, white and blue paper.  Fold the triangle in half lengthwise, over the spokes until they meet perfectly. Attach the paper to the spokes with paperclips, tape, or staples… when the bike is in motion, it’s a wild blur of color.

6. Upcycled Bedspring Flag

Blogger Julie turned an old crib bedspring into an American flag, then prominently displayed it in her backyard.

Get the tutorial at Redhead Can Decorate.

7. DIY 4th of July Banner

Use leftover scrapbook paper to create this rustic banner for your holiday barbecue. 

Get the tutorial at Jo-Lynne Shane.

8. 4th of July Lantern Jars

Light up your Independence Day party with these simple lantern jars.

Get the tutorial at Thrifty Decor Chick.

9. Festive Placemat

Popsicle stick crafts are the perfect way to get your kids involved in your Fourth of July decorating.

Get the tutorial at Giggles Galore.

11. Glitter Tape Flag

Use glitter tape and a slice of wood to make this sparkly flag.

Get the tutorial at No. 2 Pencil.

12. DIY 4th of July Handprint Flag T-Shirts

Required Material:

  • T-shirts ($2.44 – $3.49 each)
  • Foam brushes (.10 – .25 each)
  • Fabric Paint (.77-$1.29 each) in Red, Blue and clear sparkle (or white or both!)
  • Cardboard for the form to put the t-shirt around (free from home)
  • If you want to make stars on the handprints, you could get a foam star stamp for about .25.  We didn’t do that this time, but it’s cute too!

Get the tutorial at the thrifty couple.

13. Lollipop Bouquet

The best part of this festive bouquet will be eating it after the party’s over!

Get the tutorial at Gluesticks.

14. Patriotic Sign

By using a few palettes and paint, you’ll be able to place this 4th of July decoration outside in no time!

Get the tutorial at The Magic Brush.

15. Recycled Bottle Centerpiece

Empty glass bottles can become a patriotic centerpiece with paint, stickers, twine, and washi tape.

Get the tutorial at At the Picket Fence.

16. Wall Art

This moving piece of art will stand out on a mantel or shelf.

Get the tutorial at That’s What Che Said.

17. Patriotic Flower Pot

This cute and bright flower pot makes a great 4th of July decoration for your porch.

Get the tutorial at Lolly Jane.

18. Patriotic Mantel

Add some Americana to your mantel with pinwheels, ribbon, and a framed flag.

Get the tutorial at Tatertots and Jello.

19. Layered Patriotic Punch

Get the tutorial at our bestbites.

20. Patriotic Shutter

We’re no strangers to repurposing old shutters, and this red, white, and blue idea is pretty enough to display all year long.

Get the tutorial at Hoosier Homemade.

Hope you like these 4th July craft ideas.

Which one your favorite? We would love to hear your thoughts in the comment section below. And be sure to follow on Pinterest for more ideas!

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