By Jenn Andrlik
Some of these you can easily purchase from local stores or online, but some are a little more DIY. Either way, all of these ideas are sure to impress neighbors or guests, whether you’re hosting a holiday get together or just showing you’re proud to be an American.
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Add some old time swag to your front porch or fence with these options from grandinroad.com.
Throwing a Fourth of July fête? Copy this patriotic look to get guests into the spirit, or take details from it and make it your own. We especially love the centerpiece with red geraniums and the American flags, and the red, white, and blue tablecloth.
From Stone Gable.
These decorative mason jars couldn’t be simpler to make, with just a bit of burlap and ribbon tied around them. The best part is they can be used as small vases for freshly cut flowers or as votives for candles.
From My Frugal Adventures.
With just a Styrofoam wreath form and lots of toothpick flags, you can create this festive wreath for your front door.
From Oodlekadoodle Primitives.
These 3D stars are great on their own or strung together as garland for a mantle, fence, or festive table at a party.
Learn how to make them from Doodlebug Design Inc.