39 Patriotic 4th of July Decorations to Celebrate in Style
Show off your red, white, and blue spirit with these patriotic Fourth of July decorations.
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Whether you want to deck your home out in stars and stripes or simply incorporate some subtle red, white, and blue onto your porch or dining room table, there are plenty of 4th of July decorations to help you celebrate the birth of our nation. Need a little inspiration? We’ve got a few July 4th ideas: From festive dishes that will hold all of your favorite 4th of July appetizers or picture-perfect 4th of July desserts, to kits for DIY 4th of July crafts, there’s something here for every need and budget. These patriotic decorations will not only get you in a party mood but many can also be used at outdoor BBQs all summer long!
American Flag LED Net Lights
More than 400 net LED bulbs make up this 3 by 6-foot American flag. It’s perfect for hanging on the side of your house, garage, or backyard pergola. You can even suspend it between your favorite front yard trees for a bright display of red, white, and blue. While you’re at it, learn about the history of the Fourth of July.
Pleated American Flag Bunting
American flags are the ultimate 4th of July decorations, so these buntings are a must for your front porch, fence, or storefront. Each eye-catching, polyester bunting is 3 by 6-feet and is reinforced at the top with a canvas strip. There are three brass grommets for easy hanging and it won’t fade in the sun. Have a large area to cover? Order a few and hang them side by side for a truly festive look. Celebrate the day by brushing up on this Fourth of July trivia.
Independence Day Party Banner
Looking to throw the ultimate summer bash? Welcome your guests with this banner that says it all. Hang this festive sign, which measures 12 by 60-inches over your front door or food table to let everyone know you’re ready to party like it’s 1776. Since it’s printed on premium-grade satin paper and comes with four all-purpose self-sticking mounts, you’ll be able to reuse this banner year after year. Take a gander at these American flag pictures for a bust of patriotic pride.
American Flag Rug
Put your patriotism on full display with this American Flag rug from Ruggable. This rug is available in nine different sizes and three muted color options, making it ideal for any room. But that’s not even the best part: Our favorite thing about this rug is that it’s washable! It doesn’t matter if you spill your wine or your four-legged friend has an accident. Simply detach the rug cover from its pad, toss it in the washer and dryer, reattach it to the pad, and voila! Your rug is clean without having to hire or rent a pricey professional cleaner. These are the best Fourth of July games to play at your party.
Americana Oilcloth Outdoor Tablecloth
Don’t forget the patio! Outfit your outdoor dining table with this star-studded tablecloth. This tablecloth, which is available in rectangular or round, is made with water-resistant, acrylic coated cotton, which means it’s easy to clean and won’t crack or peel.
Star Wind Chime
Every summer breeze will remind you of the land that you love if you hang this star wind chime outside your window. Made of iron, this red, white, and blue star wind chime measures 6-inches across and 16-inches when hung.
Indoor Door Mat
Show your love for your country all while keeping your floors clean. This 30 by 18-inch doormat is non-slip and will prevent anyone entering your house from tracking in leaves, dirt, or mud. Love it too much to think about putting it on the floor? It’s also suitable for framing. Here are another 14 things we’re buying at Wayfair to create a backyard oasis.
U.S.A. Patriotic Bird House
Yours isn’t the only home worthy of some amazing 4th of July decorations. Your favorite feathered friends will be living the American dream in this Eucalyptus wood birdhouse that comes complete with a picket fence, American flag, and two separate entrances. It stands 8.5 inches tall.
Flag Galvanized Tray
Whether you’re having your besties over for cocktails or hosting a neighborhood barbecue, this galvanized tray, which measures 15 inches across, will come in handy for serving your refreshments to your guests. Not up to hosting this year? Use it as a home base for your napkins, salt and pepper shakers, and other favorite condiments.
Patriotic Gnomes, set of 3
These adorable gnomes seemed to burst onto the decor scene within the last year, and we love seeing them dolled up for the various holidays. You’ll be glad you added this patriotic trio to your collection of 4th of July decorations. Each gnome stands 13-inches tall, so seat them on your mantel, in the center of your table, or on your new galvanized tray.
Wicker Rattan Stars, set of 15
The sky’s the limit when it comes to decorating with these red, white, and blue wicker rattan stars. String them up for a festive garland, hang them on one of your indoor plants, or scatter them on the table for a quick and easy patriotic touch.
Metal American Flag Yard Stake with Solar Lights
Give everyone proof through the night that your flag is still there with this 42-inch tall metal yard stake. The flag has eight solar-powered bulbs that light up when the sun goes down so your stars and stripes will light the way for all who pass by.
Woven Throw Blanket with Decorative Fringe
If you plan on heading out to watch some fireworks, take this versatile and functional throw with you to sit on or wrap around your shoulders. It’s 100 percent cotton, machine washable, and comes in a muted red, grey, or blue that will add a nice touch of color to any room.
“Dawn’s Early Light II” Graphic Art Print Wrapped on Canvas
Looking to display your love for your country all year long? This graphic art print on canvas, which comes in seven different sizes, is professionally hand-stretched and stapled over pine-wood bars in a gallery wrap style. Its on-trend gold ink is fade-resistant and it comes with hanging accessories and instructions, so you can hang it up as soon as it arrives. Just be sure that when you hang it, you don’t make one of these 8 decorating mistakes that make your home look messy.
Americana Summer Kitchen Towels, set of 2
Whether you’re cutting up a watermelon, prepping for a barbecue, or making a fresh pitcher of ice-cold lemonade, you’ll be spending some time in the kitchen. Let these festive kitchen towels remind you what summer’s all about. These towels are 100 percent cotton and machine washable and also make a perfect hostess gift.
Wood Curl Wreath
Outfit your front door with this red, white, and blue wreath made from lightweight birch wood. Everyone who passes by your house will see this 18 by 18-inch wreath and give a salute to the U.S.A.
4th of July Buffalo Plaid Table Runner
Buffalo plaid isn’t just for Christmas. This red, white, and blue buffalo plaid table runner, which measures 13 by 72-inches, will add a festive touch to your 4th of July table. It’s made with 100 percent cotton and machine washable, so you don’t have to worry about spills. But if someone does spill a little barbecue sauce, here’s how to remove almost every type of stain.
Stacking Container Set
Hosting any sort of get-together requires a ton of work and preparation. Making some of your signature dishes ahead of time is always a great idea, which is where these fun and festive stacking containers come in. These dishwasher-safe, melamine containers come in three sizes. Not hosting this year? Each container has its own lid, so you can pack up your world-famous potato salad and take it with you. Speaking of, here are 10 picnic-ready potato salad recipes you’ll want to try out.
Red, White, and Blue Firework Lights, 2 pack
Setting off your own fireworks can be dangerous, not to mention illegal depending on which state you live in. That’s why we love these hanging firework lights. Each battery-operated light has 120 LED red, white, and blue microlights, which are spread out between 30 bunches of 16-inch long copper wire that you can bend into a variety of shapes. The lights are waterproof and easy to hang thanks to a hook on the battery case and also come with a remote that allows you to set a timer, turn them on and off, adjust the brightness, or select one of eight lighting modes (fade, flashing, etc.) for a unique look. If you’re still wondering about the real deal, here are the states where fireworks are illegal.
Americana Star Cocottes, set of 3
Add some star power to your 4th of July bash with these star-shaped stoneware cocottes. Each star holds just over eight ounces and they are oven safe up to 450 degrees. Serving your food outside? Each star comes with a matching lid to keep the heat in and the bugs out.
Flag on USA Coasters, set of 4
Do you cringe every time someone puts a glass or bottle down on your wood furniture? If so, you’ll definitely want to pick up a pack (or two) of these patriotic coasters before your next party. And if one of your guests misses the coaster, try one of these 6 tricks to remove water stains from wood.
Americana Reversible Quilt Set
Don’t forget to add a festive touch to your bedroom. This reversible quilt set, which includes a quilt and matching pillow shams, is a machine washable, microfiber polyester blend that’s breathable and lightweight, making it a great option for the summer months. Want to keep it on your bed all year long? Simply layer it with other blankets when the weather starts getting cooler.
American Flag Party Supplies, 45 pieces
Get all of your 4th of July decorations in one convenient package. This 45 piece set comes with everything you need to have the most patriotic party ever, including a party banner, balloons, paper fans, American flag shutter sunglasses, star confetti, hanging swirls, and festive ribbons. Now that you have the decor covered, check out these 15 party-planning tips to throw your best summer fiesta.
Uncle Sam Inflatable Dinosaur
A dinosaur dressed as Uncle Sam. Need we say more? This prehistoric patriot stands four feet tall and has two bright white LED lights for a fun nighttime display. You’ll also receive stakes, tethers, and a built-in sandbag for a quick and easy setup as well as a plug and power blower that will inflate your dino in seconds.
Red, White & Blue Pop-Up Tinsel Tree
Who said you can’t leave a Christmas tree up all year long? This red, white, and blue tinsel tree stands just over five feet tall and comes decorated with sequin star ornaments. It takes just seconds to put together and is waterproof, making it perfect for your living room or your front yard.
Outdoor LED Star String Lights
Sit under the stars with these string lights, which are available in blue, soft white, or multi-colored. Each strand of these solar-powered lights is 30-feet long and turns on automatically when the sun goes down. They have a built-in rechargeable battery that can last up to 12 hours when fully charged. Choose from two modes (steady or blinking) or use the on/off switch when you’re not outside. We think these lights are pretty versatile, so you can hang them up just for Independence Day or leave them up all summer long.
Keep your 4th of July bash organized with the help of this patriotic caddy. With six compartments, it’s perfect for holding all of your rolled napkins, utensils, or even your bottled beverage of choice. Remove the dividers to make this caddy even more versatile.
Patriotic Wand Craft Kit
Heading to watch a 4th of July parade or a local fireworks show? Let your kids spread some patriotic cheer by waving their own homemade wand. This easy-to-use kit includes enough self-adhesive foam pieces, non-woven polyester strips, and plastic straws to make 12 wands.
4th of July Photo Backdrop
Want to snap some great family photos or up your selfie game? Hang this 7 by 5-foot, vinyl photo backdrop in your backyard for some festive photo-ops. With 15 different backdrop options, you’ll find something for every style. But before you post your patriotic pics, take a look at these best Instagram captions for gram-worthy selfies.
Small Cloth American Flags
What’s a Fourth of July party without an American flag? You can pass these out to your guests, use them to create a patriotic table topper, or wave one with pride as you watch the fireworks. The 6-inch by 4-inch flags are attached to wooden sticks and are made in the U.S.A. In the market for a full-size flag? You can’t go wrong with this American flag that has over 12,000 reviews on Amazon.
Americana “Hello Summer” Candle Sleeve
This candle sleeve combines a few of our favorites in one: American flags, watermelons, stars, and the word “summer” all with a touch of glitter. At 4.25 inches wide, the iron holder is the right size to hold a pillar candle.
Stars Stemless Wine Glass Set, 2 pieces
These stemless wine glasses are all dressed up in a silicone sleeve that’s not only festive but practical too since they make it easier to hold your glass and prevent sweating. Plus the set comes with one in red and one in blue so you won’t get your and your drinking buddy’s wine glasses confused.
Oversize Flag Pillow
Spruce up your living room with an American flag pillow. This 16-inch by 24-inch polyester-linen blend pillow is oversized and fits a recliner or club chair. The back is plain white. Find out 20 American flag facts.
Flag Hand Towel
Get your bathroom in on the festive feel, too, with these stars and stripes hand towels. They are Standard 100 by OEKO-TEX certified, which means each has been tested—and shown not to contain—over 300 harmful chemicals.
American Flag Patriotic Pinwheels, 36 pieces
Line your walkway or driveway with these stars and stripe pinwheels. With a 5-inch pinwheel and an 11-inch stick, these are large enough to see from the curb. Note that you’ll need to put the plastic pinwheels together.
4th of July Star String Light
Light up your backyard in a show of red, white, and blue stars with these 40-foot long LED string lights. You can dim them, turn them off or on, set them on a timer, and pick one of eight light setting modes (fade, blinking, etc.) via the included remote control. Best of all, you don’t need to plug them into an outlet as they’re battery-operated.
Patriotic Party Sunglass Assortment
You’ll be seeing stars when you sport a pair of these American flag-themed glasses that come in a variety of fun shapes. They come in a pack of 6, making them perfect to share with family and friends. Or you can grab a few packs and toss them into goodie bags.