Family DIY fun crafts and projects
Jun 17, 2014
Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More
It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun projects fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.
Hip, hip hooray for the Fourth of July! This festive holiday is just a few weeks away from today, so it's time to start planning activities, getting dates on calendars and tracking down the appropriate red, white and blue attire for this year's celebration. Craft bloggers have already been hard at work putting together a variety of fun activities to try at home; this week's roundup features a few of my favorites.
Photographer Kristen Duke has your photo needs covered for this year's Fourth of July. Check out her blog for some fantastic patriotic printables that you can use to create a fun photo booth.
If you're hosting a Fourth of July party at your home, present your children and their friends with a dip-dyed fireworks bag as the perfect take-home favor. Get the directions from Oh Happy Day.
Speaking of dipped projects, My Sister's Suitcase shows you how to create oversized, bleach-dipped tassels to turn into patriotic garland.
Black and White Obsession is your destination to learn how to make a variety of cement garden stones, including a colorful American flag. What's the trick? Use a Jell-O mold!