4th Of July | Patriotic Holidays

Red, White & Blue Crafts & Desserts

Whether you are celebrating Memorial Day, labor day, or the 4th of July, these red, white, and blue crafts and desserts are perfect!

The 4th of July is around the corner and it is time to get your Red, White & Blue on! Don’t you love this time of year?! Here you will find fun projects to decorate the home and easy crafts and games for the kids. Start your celebration with a bang with one of these firecracker ideas or decorate the mantel with a patriotic banner…so cute!

I love creating clever desserts…these desserts will not disappoint – perfect for parties and picnics!

Red, White & Blue Crafts & Desserts

Red White Blue Crafts & Desserts | OHMY-CREATIVE.COM

Festive Red, White & Blue Crafts & Desserts

Patriotic desserts and crafts are so much fun to make! In fact, you can get a bunch of people together and have a party where you just make stuff together in celebration of our country.

If you are looking for something unique and completely different from other ideas, you came to the right place! Don’t forget to pin this post, you are going to love it!

Make Sprinkles Out of Paper and Pipe Cleaners

fourth of july sparkler craft

Faux 4th of July Sparklers  |  It Happens in a Blink

This cute paper craft looks just like one of my favorite fireworks. I love how the pipe cleaners resemble the sparks out of the top!

Cupcakes With Stars Inside

Firecracker “Surprise Inside” Cupcakes

 Firecracker “Surprise Inside” Cupcakes  |  Momdot

Not only are the cupcake toppers super cute, but these cupcakes have a pretty star inside of them. They are easier to make than you might think!

Red, White & Blue Mason Jars

Easy American Mason Jar Planters Tutorial

Easy American Mason Jar Planters Tutorial  |  Sweet Bella Roos

Fill these mason jars with whatever you like! Sweet Balla Roose filled hers with some indoor plants. These fit in perfectly with an Americana theme year-round.

Patriotic Lollipops

Patriotic Lollipops

Patriotic Lollipops  |  Pint Sized Baker

Who doesn’t love a homemade lollipop? These are so fun to make – you can customize them with sprinkles and festive stars.

DIY USA Decor

4th-of-july-decorations

 4th of July Decorations  |  The Girl Creative

Celebrate the good ‘ol USA with your own extra-large letters! You can also change this tutorial and make your initials too.

Shooting Stars Napkin Rings

Patriotic Napkin Rings with Stars via homework ~ carolynshomework

Patriotic Shooting Star Napkin Rings  |  Homework

If you are hosting a party, then wrap up your napkins in style! These stars represent both our flag and the breathtaking fireworks too!

Printable Banner

patriotic banner

Free Patriotic Banner Printable  |  I Should Be Mopping The Floors

If you want a red, white and blue craft but don’t have tons of time – then this is for you! It’s a free printable so all you have to do is cut and assemble.

Frosty Summer Popsicles

Frosty-Summer-Popsicles

Frosty Summer Popsicles  |  Smart School House

When the weather is oppressively hot, serve your guests these beautiful treats. They are ice cold and even come with free labels.

Homemade American Flag Tiles

American Flag Tile Decoration

Distressed American Flag Tiles  |  A Second Chance to Dream

Decorate your mantle with these homemade tiles. You can make them look like your state’s flag or even decorate your own American flag.

Fourth of July Cookies

Patriotic Sugar cookies

Fourth of July Cookies  |  Lizzie B Bakes

Painting sugar cookies is a really fun way to prepare for parties. Even beginning decorators can follow this tutorial.

Patriotic Tote Bag

DIY-Patriotic-Tote-Bag-by-My-Paper-Craze

Patriotic Tote Bag  |  My Paper Craze

Show of your patriotism with a reusable shopping bag that you made yourself. This is perfectly Americana and super cute.

Patriotic Paper Flowers

Make these fabulous Patriotic Paper Flowers for your July 4th celebrations -- they'd make great favors or centerpieces! Tutorial at livelaughrowe.com

Patriotic Paper Flowers  |  Live Laugh Rowe

These paper flowers are a grown-up version of one of my favorite crafts. They are rustic chic and will fit in with any farmhouse decor.

Painted Pasta Tic Tac Toe

Patriotic tic tac toe game

 Patriotic Tic Tac Toe Game  |  Reasons To Skip The Housework

Who knew you can paint pasta and use it to play a game? This is such a fun way to pass the time and it’s a very cheap craft too.

Licorice Firecrackers

Licorice Firecrackers

Licorice Firecrackers  |  The Partiologist

These are candies like that look just like your favorite fireworks. Not only do they photograph beautifully, but they are also really fun to make too.

DIY Americana Wreath

patriotic wreath

Patriotic Wreath  |  Wonderfully Made

I love making wreaths for every holiday. This one is so classic you can leave it up from July to September.

Patriotic Banner

patriotic banner

Patriotic Banner  | Artsy VaVa

There is so much going on with this banner and every bit of it is tons of fun! That means there is also a bunch of ways you can customize it too.

DIY Door Rosette

DIY Patriotic Door Rosette

 DIY Patriotic Door Rosette   |  Little Miss Celebration

Another way to decorate your door is with a rosette. All the colors are the same red, white, and blue colors that represent this country.

Shooting Star Bean Bag Game

Shooting Starts Bean Bag Toss Game

Shooting Starts Bean Bag Toss Game  |  Ruffles and Rain Boots

These festive bean-filled stars are a fun way to toss the bags and play a game outdoors at your next party.

Patriotic Popsicles

Easy to make Red White & Blue Patriotic Pops | OHMY-CREATIVE.COM

Red White & Blue Patriotic Pops

These look just as refreshing as they taste! The red watermelon stars inside are a fun surprise.

Frozen Yogurt Stars

Patriotic Frozen Yogurt Stars | OHMY-CREATIVE.COM

Patriotic Frozen Yogurt Stars

If you are trying to eat healthier, then these are a smart alternative. Plus, they are frozen so they are refreshing too.

Festive Summer Vases

Festive Summer Mason Jar Vases - Oh My! Creative

Mason Jar Summer Vases

This is another way to paint mason jars with the red, white, and blue theme. The red and white rosettes are a cinch to make

Firework Chocolate Pretzels

4TH OF JULY FIREWORK CHOCOLATE PRETZELS

Firework Chocolate Pretzels

Finally, these pretzels are not just a delightful dessert, they dress up your table too! They can double as the centerpiece – that is, until everyone eats them up.

Red, White, and Blue Crafts & Desserts

There you have it! The most creative and unique crafts and desserts for your patriotic parties. For more ideas, follow Oh My! Creative’s profile on Pinterest.

Hope your day is creative!

Linking to these wonderful parties!

Susan B

Susan B

Hi, I’m Susan! Thanks for stopping by Oh My! Creative. I like to have fun, make fun things…you know, create stuff! I love DIY, decorating and design and like any girl…shopping and lunch!
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  1. Thank you so much for sharing my licorice firecrackers – I was so excited to see them featured! Always love everything you feature, or I would miss out on so many great crafts!

    1. Awe…what a nice thing to say! I’ve been a fan of yours for a long time. You are very creative and make some amazing desserts and treats! I am happy to feature you anytime!

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