How to Decorate a 4th of July Party on a Budget
It's time to party like it's 1776. Turn your Independence Day celebration into a patriotic extravaganza with sparklers, flags, and red, white, and blue everything. See these stylish July 4th decor ideas that are perfect for July 4th.
A few leftover clothespins and a bit of acrylic paint is just about all it takes to make this gorgeous wreath, which can function as a patriotic welcome at the entrance to your party. A beginners' craft that looks like a bona fide work of art, we think your guests will swoon over it.
DIY Patriotic Napkin Rings
You don't even need glue to put together these easy table decorations!
Patriotic USA Balloons
American Flag Mason Jars
If you can’t get enough of mason jars, this is the project for you. Create a centerpiece by painting the flag pattern on a row of three jars. Place them on a tray or rectangular plate and fill with pretty flowers – simple white ones will work best and won’t take away from the flag design.
Nothing evokes a salute like a grand old vintage flag.
E.P.Light is a Pollock-inspired LED Bulb. E.P. Light is an ambient LED light made with environmentally-friendly silicone injections. The art happens in a single moment in time when the paint and colorful fluids are mixed inside the bulb space. And come to a still 'frame'. While each and every bulb becomes unique.
DIY Lollipop Bouquet
This sugar-sweet centerpiece will score an instant home run with the kids.
Simple embellishments reinforce the homespun aesthetic.
Washi Tape Cutlery
Take your plain plastic cutlery and add some washi tape in a patriotic theme. You can get creative with mixing and matching the different patterns and colors. It’s a small festive detail that will really surprise your guests.
DIY Confetti Poppers
These confetti poppers will look cute as table decorations during the day and be fun to pop later at night.
Homemade Brownie Flag
Our favorite decor is the kind that doubles as dessert. Bonus points if your brownie flag has a blueberry for all 50 states.
DIY Printable Patriotic Pinwheels
Show your stars and stripes with these DIY pinwheels that you can place in your yard.
4th of July Paper Lanterns
Hang a few of these festive paper lanterns from a tree for a makeshift outdoor chandelier.
Red, White, and Blue Flower Pot
A few swipes of paint give standard terracotta celebratory style — and the planter is extra peppy when paired with red, white, and blue blooms.