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8 Handmade Crafts to Celebrate 4th of July


Welcome your guests with this patriotic door mat. It’s perfect for July 4th, comes in red, white or blue and will look fantastic at your front door. The blue one is also great for any Cowboys fans! Additional colors are available for a $5 fee, just send the artist a message. (The Painted Lilly, $38)


Show your patriotic spirit with this beautiful 18 inch red, white and blue berry wreath accented with a large American Flag ribbon and metal stars. Measures 18 inches in diameter and 3-4 inches deep. 23 inches high with ribbon. May be able to fit in between a storm door. This wreath requires over head coverage to prevent moisture damage. (Elegant Holidays, $45)



Adorable patriotic burlap garden flag. This completely handmade garden flag measures approx. 12 wide and 18 inches long and is weighted at the bottom. The design element on the burlap is fabric and the star is hand painted. The garden flag has been treated for outdoor use. However, the flag is weather-resistant under normal weather conditions, it is not waterproof. It is suggested to place item in covered, protected area. (aDOORnaments, $25)


Vintage dairy crate with metal strapped sides and handles. Features wonderful red, white and blue weathered paint and makes rustic July 4th decor. Also doubles as storage! Appx 18.75″L x 13″w x 10.75″T (Haute Green Hutch, $54)
This listing includes the instant PDF download of the Star-Spangled Banner in four color varieties (red/white/blue, gray text, red background, blue background) – all as pictured. All designs sized on an 8.5x11inch PDF document. Margins allow design to fit into 8×10 inch frame if trimmed. Print at home, or take to your favorite printer! Perfect for holiday home decor, or even great decor for that BBQ or party you have coming up. (Cheyenne Lyons Design, $6.50)

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Lo Lankford

Lo Lankford is a recent Los Angeles transplant after a decade in the Big Apple. In her "spare time" (ha!) she used to run a dog rescue called Badass Brooklyn and helped save over 400 dogs. Otherwise? Nerd'do well, whistle blower, proud hillbilly from the sticks.


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4:42AM PST on Jan 31, 2015

Great ideas! I love the crafts. Thanks for sharing!

7:14AM PDT on Jul 27, 2014

Thank you

7:28AM PDT on Aug 5, 2013

gread ads?

3:35PM PDT on Jul 4, 2013


5:35AM PDT on Jul 2, 2013

Thought these were things that YOU could make, not buy. I guess you could make them, but this is an advertizement for stuff others are making and selling. Disappointing article.

10:27PM PDT on Jul 1, 2013

Thank you! :)

7:45PM PDT on Jul 1, 2013

Great ideas!

6:50PM PDT on Jul 1, 2013

Neat stuff, forwarded

7:21PM PDT on Jun 30, 2013

I really like the door wreath which can stay out until fall!

6:47PM PDT on Jun 30, 2013

great ideas

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