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Patriotic Decorating Ideas
The Fourth of July is a significant holiday in the United States, and many people love to celebrate it by decorating their homes in patriotic colors. If you’re looking for inspiration to decorate your home for Independence Day, look no further! In this blog, we’ve compiled some creative and easy patriotic decorating ideas to help you celebrate in style.
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Red, White, and Blue Tablescape Decor Ideas
Incorporating patriotic colors into your table decor is an easy way to show your love for your country.
This was one of my favorite tablescapes I did. From the place settings to the centerpiece and even the chair pillows, this is a simple way to add some festive decor to your table. Get all my tips to recreate this Red, White, and Blue Patriotic Tablescape.
One of my dear friends, Summer Adams, put together a beautiful tablescape for her kitchen table. Isn’t it so festive and beautiful? Check out all her tips on how to recreate this elegant Fourth of July tablescape with ginger jars.
Can I just tell you, I absolutely love the Fourth of July! It is one of my favorite holidays next to Christmas. I always make sure to pull out all the stops when putting together my Fourth of July party tablescapes. Setting a patriotic themed table is a great way to add patriotic decor to your home.
Have I ever shown you my patriotic dish organization? Like I said, I’m obsessed with all things Fourth of July, so what better way to showcase my dish collection than to have it all organized perfectly in my pantry! Get all my tips on how I organized these dishes.
Here are some other patriotic decorating ideas to get you started adding red, white, and blue decor to your home:
- Use red, white, and blue throw pillows on your couch or chairs
- Hang a patriotic wreath on your front door
- Display a vase of red, white, and blue flowers on your dining table
- Use a red, white, and blue tablecloth for your Fourth of July party
- Hang patriotic bunting or banners around your home
American Flag Decor
The American flag is a symbol of our country, and displaying it in your home is a great way to show your patriotism.
One of my friends Leslie Saeta is the queen of DIY and crafts. She has the best ideas for how to create and use Fourth of July flags as part of your decor – DIY style! Check them all out here.
I love a good patriotic tablescape, but why stop there? There are so many ways to incorporate patriotic elements into your home decor. I made this festive Fourth of July floral arrangement with faux flowers for my kitchen island. It was so easy to make! Here is the video reel from my Instagram on how I made this: Fourth of July Centerpiece. Check out all my favorite patriotic home decor ideas.
Here are some more creative ways to incorporate the flag into your decor:
- Hang a large American flag on your wall
- Use a small American flag as a centerpiece on your dining table
- Display a patriotic quilt or throw blanket on your couch or chairs
- Use American flag-themed curtains or pillows in your home
And if you’re feeling crafty, try making some homemade patriotic decorations with these ideas:
- Make a patriotic wreath using red, white, and blue ribbons
- Paint mason jars in patriotic colors and use them as vases for flowers
- Make a patriotic garland using red, white, and blue paper stars
- Create a patriotic banner using cardstock and string
Outdoor Patriotic Table Decor Ideas
Of course, if you’re hosting friends and family, chances are you’ll be spending some time outside too. I have all my favorite outdoor patriotic entertaining ideas here.
For the ultimate outdoor entertaining advice, you have to check out this Fourth of July entertaining post from my friend Kristen. She is the best at creating beautiful spaces indoors and out!
If you are looking for a more simple version of a patriotic table, my friend Holliday has the best tips. You can find her full post for any patriotic holiday, such as Memorial Day, Fourth of July, or even Labor Day here.
If you’re looking for a gorgeously chic patriotic tablescape for your outdoor barbecue, you have to check out how my friend Lory put together her red and blue chic Fourth of July party table.
And last but not least, here is my latest outdoor patriotic tablescape. I set this table in our newly renovated backyard. You can read more about this Fourth of July patriotic tablescape in this post:
Here are some more patriotic decorating ideas you can use if you’re hosting a Fourth of July party or BBQ:
- Use red, white, and blue balloons to decorate your backyard
- Set up a patriotic photo booth with props like American flags, Uncle Sam hats, and red, white, and blue sunglasses
- Serve food on patriotic plates and napkins
- Use red, white, and blue mason jars as drinking glasses
There are many creative and easy ways to decorate your home for Independence Day. Whether you’re incorporating patriotic colors into your decor, displaying the American flag, making DIY decorations, or hosting a Fourth of July party, you can show your love for your country in style. Happy Fourth of July!
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