The birthday of America, 4th of July is a very popular holiday in the summer and it should be. After all it is the birth of our country! With all the picnics and parties going on, there are a bunch of decorations and crafts we can create for our picnics. This would be cheaper than buying them at the store too!
There are 50 DIY crafts listed in this list and we have picked what we feel are the top 5 DIY projects you can do to amaze your friends and family. Try some of the crafts for your next picnic, you won’t be disappointed by the turn out of them and how they add charm to the picnic or party. Hope you all have a safe 4th of July.
Some Favorites from the Full List Below
Make this low-cost wreath by using old t-shirts or clothing, a round disk or cardboard and paper white stars. This is all stuff you have around the house and you should be able to create this with less than $10.00. Depending what you use for the wreath, you can determine your material sizes and go from there on making your wreath.
Paper lanterns so easy that kids can make them with their parents. You can then decorate them with stars and other patriotic items. Hang these on a string or ribbon and if you want, put an LED candle or light in them to really light them up for the night.
Make your own sidewalk chalk and save big this summer by not having to buy store bought expensive chalk. All you need is some plaster of paris, dyes and a mold. We used a star mold to make it more patriotic for the 4th of July. This will keep the kids entertained at your next picnic!
Make this rosette banner to hang at your next 4th of July party to decorate on a budget. People will love this crafty rosette banner but they don’t have to know how little it costs to make something that looks so perfect. Make the banner with a bunch of paper and then put your own letters on it.
Stars are a great simple way to decorate for the 4th of July. These stars are simple to make although they are not the cheapest craft to make until you purchase wooden dowels, stars, spools, and the yarn. You can make a few for under $25.00 though so if you only need a few, they are a cool table decoration.