15 DIY Wearable 4th of July Items

4th of July is such a fun holiday to craft and celebrate as a family! I look forward to these family gatherings every year!  So here are several red white and blue tutorials on patriotic accessories and 4th of July crafts for a patriotic family gathering.  I’ve included t-shirts, skirts, flip flops, tote bag, felt bows and even watercolor tattoos.

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Create a new 4th of July tradition or do a simple activitiy for kids with these awesome Patriotic crafts! Use these pictured instructions to make red, white and blue CraftsDIY DecorFood and RecipesParty Ideas, Free Printables, and Activities for Kids perfect for 4th of July!

4th of July Crafts

Bandana Flag T-shirt

1.  Bandana Flag T-shirt ~ Transform a plain t into a patriotical t-shirt perfect for the 4th of July using dollar store bandanas.

Stars & Stripes Applique T-shirt

2.  Stars & Stripes Applique T-shirt ~ This Stars & Stripes flag shirt is adorable! You’ll need a white t-shirt along with a few embellishment items you can find at your local craft supply store. Perfect to wear on the 4th of July or any other patriotic holiday.

Colored Flag Shirt {kids craft}

3.  Colored Flag Shirt {kids craft} ~ Flag made from kids artwork using an iron-transfer method.

Eraser Stamped Patriotic Shirts

4.  Eraser Stamped Patriotic Shirts ~ No special stamps are needed, simply use a pencil eraser.  Easy peasy.

Patriotic Clothing

4th of July Ruffle Skirt Tutorial {Patriotic Clothing}

5.  4th of July Ruffle Skirt Tutorial {Patriotic Clothing} ~ Check out this adorable ruffle skirt perfect for the 4th of July festivities! Your little girly girl will love her patriotic look, and you’ll love that you made it yourself thanks to this great tutorial! Looks great paired with a simple white shirt!

Star Spangled Skort {free Pattern}

6.  Star Spangled Skort {free Pattern} ~ How fun is this Star Spangled Skort?  It’s perfect for running around and doing cartwheels yet still keeping modesty.  {{wink}}    

DIY Bandana Dress

7.  DIY Bandana Dress ~ Make these adorable children’s bandana dresses out of bandana’s from the $1 store. 

Red, White and Blue Denim Jacket

8.  Red, White and Blue Denim Jacket ~ Need something cute to wear this 4th of July? Come learn how easy it is to paint your own flag jacket for the festivities. 

Patriotic Accessories

Patriotic Flip Flops

9.  Patriotic Flip Flops ~ Spend some time crafting together on the 4th of July weekend and make these cute patriotic flip flops using lots of fun red, white, and blue ribbon. Then you will have them ready to wear to your 4th of July barbecue and can keep them on hand for the Labor Day and Memorial Day too.

Patriotic Tote Bag

10.  Patriotic Tote Bag ~ Dress up a plain tote bag with patriotical ribbons for a festive flair for the 4th of July.

Felt Bows Red, White & Blue

11.  Felt Bows Red, White & Blue ~ These adorable felt bows can be used as hair clips, headbands or even on shoes.  There’s so many options!

Made in the USA

12.  Made in the USA ~ Show your patriotism and love of your country by wearing it! Use the free printable to make a pinnable badge.

4th of July Reversible Apron

13.  4th of July Reversible Apron ~ This apron not only provides protection for your clothing, but with this apron, you’ll look super cute with it on! The versatility and pocket add fabulous detail to the otherwise simple apron!  

Retro Patriotic Nails

14.  Retro Patriotic Nails ~ Give your nails a patriotic coat before heading out to celebrate 4th of July with friends and family. This fun tutorial will show you how to dress your nails up in the perfect patriotic pattern.

DIY Watercolor Temporary Tattoos

15.  DIY Watercolor Temporary Tattoos ~ This fun printable 4th of July tattoo design is a great way to express the love of your country.  


 Be sure to check out the Tip Junkie Patriotic site for decorations, party ideas, free printables, recipes, and kids craft ideas.


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