4th of July is coming up in a week and you have all weekend to get your decorations ready for the party! Here are some easy decoration ideas for your festive event!
Better Homes and Gardens has a great list of ideas out there here are some of their suggestions:
Festive Flag Wreath
Do you have a wreath laying around from another event? If you don’t that’s ok the Foam Wreath
you can find about 3 for a $1 in the Dollar section at Target right now or you can buy 12 for $10 on Amazon
Blue Glassware Centerpiece
A collection of Blue Bottles
4th of July Napkin Ring
If you are doing a more formal 4th of July dinner then upgrade your place setting by attaching some Sparkler
You can also use sparklers in your centerpieces by I advise highly against lighting them!
Red, White, and Blue Picnic Servers
Spice up recycled containers (oatmeal containers work great) with scrapbooking paper to make easy utensil holder. Cut paper to size and use a glue stick to adhere to the outside of each cup. Scrapbooking and craft stores often carry pre-made chalkboard labels
Other Decoration Suggestions
Click the image for the step by step process on how to paint your own flag Mason Jars
Do it Yourself Rockets
This 4th of July craft comes from blogger love your mother earth. She also goes into step by step details on how to build your own paper firecrackers.
Below you can see some examples of how to use candy to dress up your 4th of July celebration. Now I didn’t take the twizzler picture on the left but I do think it’s a great idea. Last years 4th of July party had me separating out (with gloves of course) two large bags of red white and blue m&m’s for this cute candy decoration on the right! The picture in the center is another pintrest find of someone else’s candy color coating for 4th of July party extravaganza’s. See it works!