American Flag Tart
Are you a patriot? Why not show your love about our great country and display the national flag and its true colors. Well, it is not obligatory to stuck to the old traditions. Instead, you can use a creative American flag. Have a look at this one. Its white stripes are formed by raspberries coated in sugar. The red stripes are made of raspberries without any covering and the stars are jam-glazed blueberries.
Red, White, and Blueberry Pops
For those who follow diet advices the idea of using much sugar in their Fourth of July party food wont be best one. So, we suggest that you use simple treats that has been colored using real strawberries, blueberries and plain yogurt. Their taste is so natural and delicious!
Patriotic Dog Bow Tie
Most of the American families have a dog. You need to prepare you favorite pet for the holiday, also. Make it look gorgeous, like a real gentleman that stands out in the crowd with a red, white and blue bow tie.
You also need cupcakes. And you need them decorated with different types of stars, for example. The national flag is essential element in the party food decoration.
Imagine this beautiful patriotic whirligigs spinning in the wind! They will transform your outdoor Fourth of July party atmosphere into an amazing festive place. Just make sure that you track them to clothespins so you will be able to place them anywhere.
Red, White, and Blue Berry Trifle
For best and quick results, you can purchase a pound cake. Of course, additional preparations are also needed, like placing lemon syrup on certain pieces of the cake. Then you need to layer raspberries, blueberries and other essential fruits. What can a cake be without whipped cream? Add a fluffy mixture of cream and cheese.
Hint: The cheese used for the cake should be reduced-fat cream cheese.
Four-Star Dining Decorations
Red, white and blue are a must for the Fourth of July. Any kind of decorations using this colors are suitable. You will be amazed what a good combination of blue tabletop runners and red and white napkins is. Just dare to make it.
Red, White, and Blue Stars
Do you know a better application for a sweet-tart berry jam? Delicious! This natural sweet ingredient is the best addition to buttery cookies. And if the cookies are in the shape of stars, this will make a great holiday decoration!
Patriotic Ice Cream Cone Wrapper
Kids love ice cream. And because they are probably the best part of every holiday, we should also think about their great time on 4th of July. Prepare some ice cream cone wrappers. Buy some ordinary ice cream cones and add your own stars-and-stripes clip art on them. It will make them look so special!
And now, let’s get back to the elders. You have to think about the patriotic spirit also. Cover the beverages under umbrellas in the national flag colors.
Placing such kind of sparklers on the holiday table will certainly be a good move. You will notice how quickly they disappear.
This little gorgeous patriotic fans are a fantastic way to wave away the heat. Of course, it all depends on the weather on the certain day, but the best thing you can do is to prepare some of those somewhere nearby, just in case.
Flag Cake-Stand Monument
This lovely cupcake monument is a true presentation of the most sincere patriotic feelings in an American family. If you are one of those proud Americans, make your own monument, too.
Stars and Stripes Clip-Art Paper Cones
These striped cones make a fantastic decoration. They can be filled with different goods, but for the purpose of the holiday, we suggest blue-potato chips.
Striped Picnic Table
Are you planning a patriotic picnic somewhere outside your house? Then you need to get a table with white and red striped tabletop surface.
Easy Sand Candles
Candles are also an inevitable part of a cozy and welcoming party setting. Think about finding the perfect red, white and blue candles.
Paper Wind Streamer
In case you have enough space in the garden, why don’t you place such kind of wind streamers? They are so effective and can be spotted even from outside your garden.
Patriotic Napkin Rings
Blue napkins and attached rings in the colors of the nation flag. Is there a perfect table decoration for 4th of July?
These pockets are also great! They will transform your traditional table into a holiday looking one. Place the silverware inside the striped napkins and prepare for the party!
What about this delicious flag cookies? They are decorated with the natural flag colors and when prepared they can substitute the real one on the table. Just make sure that you display them in the center of the table where everybody will be able to spot them at once.
Independence Icebox Cake
Tell us, do you love wafers? Then what about vanilla wafers?
Tell us, do you love strawberries? Then what about strawberry whipped cream?
Tell us, do you love berries? Then what about fresh natural ones?
Now, imagine all these ingredients in a patriotic icebox cake!
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To cheer the atmosphere up in the interior you can always use such kind of funny treats.
Flag Sheet Cake
Another fantastic example of a patriotic cake that can make your holiday table look so American. The ingredients are already well know – cream, strawberries and blueberries.
Pennants are more traditional way to decorate a home.
Red, White, and Blue Lanterns
Garlands also do great decorations. They are also make big fun for the kids in the family, so don’t bother using them.