4 Tips for Perfect 4th of July, DIY, Recipes, Home decor inspiration from KB Home
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4 Steps to the Perfect 4th of July


With the Fourth of July right around the corner, it’s about time to start dusting off those grills and stocking up on sparklers and red, white, and blue apparel.  To make this Fourth of July stress-free we’ve got you covered with home decor tips, recipes and more to throw the ultimate Fourth of July Celebration. Whether you’re attending a party or hosting one, keep scrolling for your ultimate Fourth of July celebration guide. 

Step 1: DIY Fourth of July Decor

Ready to get your patriotic DIY on? Visit a local store and recreate these classic Americana mason jars as a fun family activity. Feel free to get creative, mix and match colors, and make this project yours– after all, it’s a DIY!

Step 2: DIY Fourth of July Game

Fourth of July Backyard game- cornhole DIY
Photo and project: Brit+Co

Cornhole is the king of backyard games, and every party needs fun activities both adults and kids can enjoy together. Check out this fun DIY on how to make your personalized Cornhole set and stay within budget.

Brit+Co’s creative version is portable, inexpensive to make, and doesn’t involve heavy power tools. 

Step 3: The Perfect 4th of July Drink

Fourth of July Recipe: Watermelon Mint Agua Fresca
Picture and recipe: Katie Moseman, Magnolia Days

 Celebrate the  4th of July with  this Watermelon Mint Agua Fresca recipe. It may sound fancy, but creating it is as easy as 1, 2, 3. This light, quenching beverage is perfect for any summer celebration. Add some blueberries as a garnish for a patriotic effect! 

Step 4: Create a Crowd-Pleasing Dish

Fourth of July Recipe: Parmesan Tots with Dipping Sauce
Picture and Recipe: Country Living

It can be hard to know what to make for a large group of people, but we guarantee these Parmesan Tots with Dipping Sauce with be a crowd-pleaser! Not only are they easy to make, they’re entirely delicious. Serve in red, white and blue paper cones for a crunchy, tangy snack guests can hold while enjoying the Fourth of July festivities. 


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