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.
Stoneware Tray With Rope Handle
Serve sliders and other small bites atop this ceramic platter. The rope handles offer up a nautical vibe—even if your party isn’t set up near the water.
To buy: $20, target.com.
Fourth of July Table Runner
Dress up a picnic or folding table with this tasseled stripe runner. Festive for the occasion, but versatile enough to be used beyond the summertime holiday.
To buy: $39, potterybarnkids.com.
4th of July Drinking Paper Straws
Sip sweet cocktails and refreshing juices at your holiday barbecue from these decorative paper straws. Pop them in a glass and add instant flair to your tabletop.
To buy: $6 for 50, ivanasgiftsnthings.etsy.com.
Bamboo Cutting Board
Prepare for your party by slicing and dicing crudités atop this long bamboo cutting board. When the prep is complete, the piece can transition into a serving platter for cheese and charcuterie.
To buy: $36, sunnylife.com.
Stars and Stripes Oven Mitt and Potholder Set
Whether helping the grill master handle a hot dish or making the crab boil more manageable, this set of potholders will certainly come in handy.
To buy: $33, wayfair.com.
Americana Pinwheel Food Pick Set
Use these decorative picks as a super simple cake topper or to distinguish between meat and veggie offerings.
To buy: $6, pier1.com.
Patriotic Flag Pennant Banner
If your backyard is bare, this stars-and-stripes banner offers an easy way to add some festive color. At 9-feet long, it can be draped from tree to tree or strung along the eaves of a porch.
To buy: $20, crateandbarrel.com.