Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Red White and Blue 4th of July Banner

We have such a fun round up for you today...
 110 Red, White & Blue Ideas! 
How fun is that! Patriotic treats, decorations, free printables,
party ideas and lots more.
Lets get started with our Red, White and Blue Fourth of July Banner

• Recollections Burlap Banner Kit - found ours at Michaels - you could always cut out your own
• 4 wood stars - also found at Michaels
• Paint - we used Americana Ultra Blue Deep, True Red and White Birch
• Glue gun & glue stick
• Paint brushes - regular foam brush and a foam pouncer
• Blue Glitter - optional - we didn't end up glittering our stars after all

• Paint your banner red. We gave ours two good coats letting them dry good in between.
• Give your stars two coats of the blue paint. [If you'd like to glitter your stars. Just do one coat of paint. Then paint on a coat of glue and sprinkle with glitter.]
• Polka Dot your banner using the white paint and the foam pouncer.
• Hot glue the jute that came in the banner kit along the back of each flag. Make sure to space them out evenly.
• Hot glue your stars to every other flag.
Hang it up and enjoy!!

Want even more ideas for 4th of July? Check out the Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue Pinterest Board HERE!
Now Ready for the other 100 ideas we promised... Check them out!


  1. These are great! Thanks for all these together!

  2. This turned out so cute! I never would have thought of polka dots for the 4th of July, but I seriously love it!!

  3. Looooove this! It stood out to me from all of those thumbnails!!!

  4. Love the banner!! Super cute!! Pinned :)

  5. LOVE this banner, perfect for the 4th and it looks super easy to make. Pinning!

  6. So funny. I am in a banner swap. I just sent mine out yesterday. My pieces are so similar. I used red and while polka dot vinyl. Then I used a big blue star on the vinyl. I love the burlap on yours. Cute.

  7. Such a cute way to add a little patriotic flair to our 4th of July celebration!