Looking for easy DIY 4th of July crafts? These 15 projects will get you seeing red, white and blue!
“One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation forevermore!” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
4th of July is just around the corner and it’s time to get crafty! These easy DIY 4th of July Crafts are a great way to celebrate and bring some patriotic joy to your home.
Since it’s summertime these crafts are great for the kids to join in and help with. It’s a great way for them to appreciate what 4th of July means and get their creative juices flowing. Much better than being glued to a tablet!
Also, keep in mind that these Patriotic crafts can also be made and used during May for Memorial Day and in September for Labor day!
DIY 4th of July Crafts
Toothpaste Box Firecrackers
Firecrackers! These a great crafts project for any age. Plus you are using up toothpaste boxes! What a great way to upcycle something you would just throw away.
3 Star String Art
Check out this step-by-step tutorial to create this darling patriotic star craft.
Patriotic Mason Jar Craft
There is something so Americana about mason jars and the 4th of July! It’s a great way to serve utensils or make your table centerpiece with flowers.
DIY July 4th Star Crown
How cute is this?! You can make matching star crowns with your daughters or make a bunch of them for your 4th of July party.
All-American Upcycled Can
I’m a huge fan of repurposing and upcycling. I love to look at food packaging that would otherwise be recycled and figure out a way to repurpose it.
DIY Paper Star Decorations
Make your own DIY Paper Star Decorations using inexpensive paper lunch bags. Great for 4th of July decorating!
Handprint American Flag Craft
This American Flag Handprint Craft for kiddos is such a cute patriotic keepsake made using paint sticks!
DIY T-Shirt 4th of July Wreath
This Fourth of July wreath is FREE (made from old T-shirts) and EASY (perfect for kids to make) — a fun craft!
DIY Patriotic Decor with Free SVG Files
If you have a cutting machine then you are in luck! These lanterns and stars are made out of glitter cardstock and they are stunning.
Pom Pom Eagle Garland
Cute-as-pie and only minutes to make! This Pom-Pom Bald Eagle Craft is the perfect easy holiday kids activity or summer art project!
Easy Burlap Fourth of July Wreath
How cute is this wreath? Super easy to make and a great way to decorate your door.
American Flag Cootie Catcher
Super easy and fun craft for the kiddos! You can print out the cootie catcher and simply fold.
DIY Paint Chip Star Banner
Paint chip craft projects can be SO much fun! Here is a very easy star banner that you can make with your Cricut Maker or Explore Air 2!
4th of July Mantel Craft
Grab these free cute printables to create this awesome 4th of July mantel. It’s sure to impress!
Red Wagon Patriotic Table Centerpiece
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I hope these DIY 4th of July crafts have you getting excited! Drop me a comment below and share with me your favorite thing about the 4th of July. And if you are looking for some tasty 4th of July party ideas then check them out at the Prudent Penny Pincher.
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