Red White and Blue All Over- Patriotic Ideas

Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays! I love the food we have at our BBQ, and I love the summer evening with fireworks filling the sky. In my search for Memorial Day ideas last year, I decided that everything for this holiday also goes great for the 4th of July and Veterans Day too! Here are some red white and blue patriotic favorites:

Fresh and bold flower arrangement
Red White and Blue Garland
Lifesaver fireworks
Confetti Fireworks (my kids would love these!)
Fireworks from paper towel rolls
Clothespin Pinwheels
Fireworks from Pringles Cans
Napkin rings from Slap Bracelets
All American Centerpiece with baseballs and croquet balls (LOVE THIS!)
Red White and Blue Tarts with Printables
LOVE THESE Cupcakes from Skip to My Lou- A MUST SEE!
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Do you have a favorite patriotic craft, recipe or decor idea? I’d love to see it! Leave me a link in the comments section and I will hop on over and check it out!

Happy Summer Everyone!!!

Wife, mom of 5, and creator of Somewhat Simple, Stephanie has a passion to create and inspire. She is an Orange County transplant who is now enjoying life in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoys traveling, shopping, organizing, cooking and creating simple projects for her home and family.
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  1. Michelle @ Sweet Something says

    Yay Steph! Thank you for the link! What a great post! Have a great day!

  2. SheilaC says

    Added my flag quilt that I keep out most of the year…. one of my favorites!

    Thanks for the RWB Party :)


  3. Sunshine of Seven says

    I LOVE the Red, White & Blue!!! These are Awesome posts, Thanks for sharing the cool ideas! I showed the pics to my kids and they were picking all the things we should make to go on our picnic!!
    A few years back, I painted the lower third of our front sitting room walls as an american flag (themed room!), that was fun! It has since been repainted though!

  4. Stephanie says

    Hi, My name is Stephanie & you linked to my framed jewelry holder a few posts ago. I just wanted to let you know that I have changed the name of my blog to Road Called Life and your link will no longer work! Here is the link to the Framed Jewelry Holder post just in case you wanted to update it! Thanks & sorry for the inconvenience! :)

  5. Stacia says

    The white chocolate dipped strawberries with blue sprinkles is such a cute idea!!

  6. Aiming4Simple says

    Those strawberries are just asking for me to make them! Thanks for all the ideas!

  7. Stephanie Lynn says

    Love this post! I get so excited about the fourth and all things red white and blue! Thanks for hosting {I can't wait to be inspired!} Thanks so much for joining The Sunday Showcase. I greatly appreciate it! Hope you are enjoying your week! ~ Stephanie Lynn

  8. Michelle @ Sweet Something says

    Hey Steph, linked up another July 4th project! Every link is SO creative~love it!

  9. Annabelle says

    Oh I just love this wonderful collection of red, white and blue!

    I'm your newest follower!

  10. Madigan at madiganmade says

    This is a great collection. Love the carnation balls and stripy strawberries.

  11. nhines says

    beutefull ideas, thank's for hosting this party,I enjoy it