Independence Day

How To: Make DIY Confetti

Two simple steps for creating bright and festive filler for party balloons.

1 Proper Way to Fold an American Flag

When your flag isn’t on display, fold it into a traditional triangle shape and store in a safe place to show your respect. Here’s how to do it.

These Patriotic Mason Jars Are the Perfect Summer Craft

For a simple, festive DIY, paint a few old mason jars red, white, and blue. Then fill the jars with your favorite summer flowers and use them as a fun, themed centerpiece.

These Firecracker Cakes Are the Ultimate 4th of July Dessert

Wow your party guests with these festive (and delicious!) vanilla and strawberry cakes.

How to Create the Ultimate Birthday Banner

Five simple steps to creating party garland with serious pop.

7 Pieces for a Fourth of July Party

If you’re celebrating the birth of our nation with a get-together, here are some star-spangled accessories that will help to spruce up your space.

15 Fourth of July Recipes for the Grill

Elevate your Independence Day barbecue with these crowd-pleasing appetizers, sides, and mains.

Creative Fourth of July Party Ideas

Throw a star-spangled outdoor party with fuss-free recipes and festive décor.

8 Festive Decorations for a 4th of July Bash

Get your home ready for Independence Day with patriotic party supplies bursting with red, white, and blue.

15-Minute Entertaining Ideas

As the holidays approach, fast, foolproof, and surprising party planning ideas.