It’s hard to believe 4th of July is this Wednesday! This year is flying by, isn’t it? I just came back from a family vacation at Disney World and this is my first post after being away for a couple of weeks. I’ve been very busy trying to meet deadlines, but I really wanted to share my favorite fun and doable ideas for 4th of July I have pinned to my Patriotic Ideas Board on Pinterest. Whether you are hosting a fun celebration or going to someone else’s house, we’ve got you covered with the best last minute ideas for 4th of July you don’t need stress too much to pull it off.
I fell in love with these gorgeous melamine plates by Pier 1! I had to purchase them for our 4th of July Barbecue! The fun runner is from Hobby Lobby. If you are planning on setting up a fun tablescape, I hope this inspires you to go for it!
DIY 4TH OF JULY PIE TOPPER
Make your store bought dessert look like a million bucks by simply creating toppers using a star craft punch, glittered cardstock and pocky. Click here for this adorable DIY idea!
DIY WATERCOLOR STRAW FLAG
Spruce up your drinks with these DIY watercolor straw flags. To make our life even easier Oh Happy Day is sharing a free template. All you need is to print the digital file out and start getting your straws festive for your celebration!
DIY 4TH OF JULY TREAT CUPS
Last year I created these fun cups using paper plates. That’s right. Paper plates! It’s an easy DIY you can use any paper plate of your choice. We used our cups for S’mores and it was a big hit among our little ones (and adults!).
DIY 4TH OF JULY TREAT BAGS
How adorable are these DIY American flag treat bags? All you need is paper bags, washi tape and star stamp! They would be perfect for the kids to take their treats home!
AMERICAN FLAG DONUT TUTORIAL
How amazing do these American Flag Donuts look? In love! Good thing there’s a video showing the step-by-step tutorial so we can all make our own! Surprise your neighbors with homemade patriotic donuts this 4th of July as gifts and be the coolest neighbor from the block!
I hope you enjoy these fun ideas and have fun planning your own 4th of July celebration to honor this beautiful country!