Last Minute Fourth of July Decorations

posted: 07/02/18
by: Amanda Mushro

The Fourth of July is the perfect time to get your sparkle on, and we're not just talking about fireworks. But before you host a patriotic party, you need to decorate. So to inspire a little extra red, white, and blue at your bash, here's fun and fabulous Fourth of July DIYs you can create in minutes.

  1. Turn your fireplace mantel into a canvas for a balloon flag. This super creative and festive idea looks amazing and only requires balloons and tape.


  1. Even turning a simple chalkboard into Fourth of July d?cor is fair game for your BBQ. This one is so simple and so cute.



  1. These trays only look like you spent a lot of money for the perfect Fourth of July serving pieces. But the trick to these trays is pieces of fabric glued to the bottom of clear plastic trays.



  1. It wouldn't be a holiday if we didn't get crafty with a mason jar. Turn three jars into an American flag centerpiece and fill the jar with flowers during the day or candles for a nighttime glow.



  1. Who doesn't love fireworks on the Fourth? With this last minute DIY, you can turn cardboard tubes into fun faux fireworks. Make a few extra and leave place them around your party.



  1. Create this DIY flag with strips of red, white, and blue ribbon. Just tie the ribbon to a dowel rod and trim the ribbon to size. Perfect for inside or outside decorating.



  1. Go for simple and chic by mixing red, white, and blue bottles to create this patriotic centerpiece.



  1. Red, white and blue carnations make the perfect wreath for every summer day but are extra special on the Fourth.


For even more fun last minute red, white and blue decorations ideas, check out our patriotic party hacks video.