Whether you plan on spending your Fourth of July by the pool, at a barbeque or waiting to watch the fireworks go off with the family, there are lots of easy ways to get into the patriotic spirit. Check out some crafts we found to help make your Independence Day festivities even more fun!
If you’re planning a festive dinner, consider making these unique, hand-stitched place mats, which add a retro and vintage style to the traditional stars and stripes.
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Want a craft that you and the kids can do – and eat? Try out these yummy Fourth of July-inspired popsicles that are made with the healthiest of ingredients, and work great for a pool party with the kiddos.
Image and recipe courtesy of The Things We’ll Make
Another great craft for you and your family are these Patriotic String Lights. Not only is this project easy, but it is also sure to light up your Fourth of July party before the fireworks go off.
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Need to bring a dish to a potluck? On a warm, summer day fruit is always a favorite. Give your fruit tray a patriotic twist with the help of a star-shaped cookie cutter!
Image courtesy of Wit and Whistle
No matter how you celebrate, the best way to spend the Fourth of July is with family and friends. For more fun lifestyle tips and organization inspiration, check out ClosetMaid.com and all of our other channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Houzz and Flickr.