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4th of July decorations for a patriotic party

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Star-spangled decor

Check out this roundup of all things red, white and blue for your 4th of July party decor needs. These star-spangled finds will brighten up any party.
Star-spangled decor

It's time to celebrate how lucky we are to live in this amazing country and adding fun and festive decorations to your 4th of July party will make everyone feel patriotic.

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Star-spangled decor

Welcome flag

Let your guests know they've come to the right house with this Patriotic Welcome Americana Garden Flag. Not only is it perfect for the day of your party, but it also makes a great addition to the garden all summer long. ($10)

Star-spangled decor

Flag bunting

No 4th of July party is complete without flag bunting. Go for a softer and more subtle approach with this tea-stained Antique Look American Flag Bunting. Adorn your doorways, awnings or porch with this classic piece of decor. ($17)

Star-spangled decor

Stars and stripes chair

There never seems to be enough seating at parties, but these inexpensive Stars and Stripes Patriotic Chairs solve that problem. These chairs give your guests plenty of places to relax and also provide instant festivity on your lawn or patio. ($5)

Star-spangled decor

Patriotic chip and dip set

Snacks are a staple at any party. This Patriotic Stars and Stripes Chip and Dip Set is just what your table needs to add some red, white and blue to the spread. For a creative twist, make homemade star-shaped tortilla chips by cutting shapes out of corn tortillas and frying them yourself. ($38)

Star-spangled decor

Star lights

Get instant sparkle with this Battery-Operated Star Light Set. Liven up your tablescape, add them to planters, or string them inside your patio umbrella. With no power outlet necessary, you can easily add light anywhere. ($15)

Star-spangled decor

Patriotic paddleball

Don't forget the kids! Give them something to do with Patriotic Paddleball party favors. Not only will they entertain themselves, but you'll have fun watching them try to master the paddleball. You might even decide to give it a whirl. ($10 for 12)

Make DIY red, white and blue decor for the home >>

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