Whether you're hosting friends at home or planning a laid-back bash on the beach, the Fourth of July is all about showing off your American spirit—and your creativity. See these 35 stylish July 4th decor ideas that are sure to be a hit with your family and friends.
Looking for a tasteful way to display your favorite greenery? Show off your creativity by covering a plant pot with classic red and white gingham.
Red Gingham, Starting from $2.25
There's nothing more thoughtful than adding a personalized accessory to a party. This festive flag, which features an initial, is good enough to display beyond the holiday.
Americana Flag, $35
There's no reason why your July 4th bash can't include a rustic decorative accent. This star place card holder, featuring a round wooden base, fits the bill.
Star Place Card Holder, $12 for 15
This festive star tea lantern is sure to put guests in the party mood.
Star metal tea light lantern, $33
Take your celebration to the beach—but only if you have a stylish umbrella in tow.
Italian Beach Umbrella, $103
A decorative element, like this simple bronze star statue, is the perfect finishing touch for a patriotic dining table.
Black and Bronze Metal Star Statue, $20
Celebrate the holiday by chowing down with these stylish linen/cotton napkins.
American Flag Star Dinner Napkin, $30
Infuse a touch of dimension—and an inviting glow—into an outdoor space with this graphic flameless candle.
Patriotic Pinwheel Flameless Candle, $29
Dress up a front door with a patriotic wreath design that's sure to make guests feel welcome.
Patriotic Round Wood Curl Wreath, $24
With this welcome mat, guests will get into July 4th party mode the second they step foot into your home.
Home of the Brave Door Mat, $33
A few striped pillows can make your outdoor seating area even more cozy—and festive.
Americana Stripe Lumbar Throw Pillow, $20
Put your creativity to the test by spray painting quart-sized in Independence Day-themed patterns.
Ball Mason Jars, $9 for 2
Take your decor plan beyond the American flag motif with these polka dot lanterns.
Blue Polka Dot Hanging Paper Lanterns, $4
Show off your treasured family snaps in chic, understated frames in red or blue.
Monica Rich Kosann Frame, $100
Hang a string of tassels along the edge of a wooden dining table or even a fence.
Red, White, and Blue Tissue Tassel Garland, $16
These marbled paper plates are so chic you'll feel guilty tossing them at the end of the night.
Paper Plates, $5 - $10
When the temp dips during the evening, your guests will appreciate a cozy cotton throw.
Natasha Cotton Throw, $31
A simple piece of artwork that speaks to the holiday can easily enhance a gallery wall or take a bookshelf or side table to the next level.
8 x 10 4th of July Sign, $2.50
Wooden baskets, featuring a painted flag design, are a fun way to store party favors.
Americana Baskets, $9
Hang a cluster of flag fans to add visual interest to a blank wall—then let your guests take them home at the end of the night.
Flag Fans, $14 for 12
Get in on the beaded trend with these placemats boasting classic stripes in red, white, and blue.
Beaded American Flag Placemat, $12
Serving burgers in a red, white, or blue tray will certainly encourage guests to get into the Independence Day spirit.
Burger Baskets, $8 for 4
This American flag tablecloth is a must-have for any July 4th table design scheme.
American Flag Tablecloth, $79
The kids in attendance will get a kick out of these USA-themed balloons.
Patriotic Fourth of July Foil Balloon Pack, $20
Add a pop of color to your space with this classic red-and-white striped rug that can work well beyond July 4th.
Nantucket Red/White Area Rug, $45
Embrace your love of the USA by making a mini flag a part of your centerpieces. Tuck them into vases or rest one on top of each table setting.
Mini American Flags, $12 for 50
It's not Independence Day if string lights aren't in the mix.
Patriotic Stars 10' LED Glimmer Strings, $12
With this spatula, you'll be showing off your American pride with every burger flip.
Star Spangled Spatula, $75, Tuckernuck
A red, white and blue bandana tablecloth can be the star of your July 4th bash. To make your own, try these .
Cotton Paisley Cowboy Bandanas, $12 for 12
This beaded coaster is a sweet addition to any table.
Stars & Stripes American Flag Beaded Coaster, $2