tie dye fourth of july banner

Tie Dye Fourth of July Pennant and a Tie Dye Linky Party!

tie dye fourth of july banner

Tie Dye is so fun. So when I Love to Create sent me an amazing Tie Dye package, I knew I wanted to make something to spruce up the #1905Cottage for the Fourth of July. And there’s something so festive about pennants. Tie dye Red White and Blue Pennants!

tie dye hannah

So my cute daughter Hannah and I made a little patriotic tie dye project. And I think it looks so cute on the front porch of the cottage!

tie dye fourth of july pennant tutorial at tatertots and jello

Here’s how we made this easy Red White and Blue project!

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fourth of july at the #1905Cottage

Make a Patriotic Molding Flag!! #LowesCreator

patriotic Molding Flag

I love being a Lowes Creator. This month one of the themes we could choose from was Patriotic Projects.

I love the Fourth of July!!

When we moved into our neigborhood more than 10 years ago, we were surprised to find out that there was a HUGE hometown parade and pancake breakfast right around the corner. And this parade happens on the #1905Cottage’s street. My kids love it because anyone can participate. So over the years they have decorated their bikes and loved being a part of the parade.

fourth of july at the #1905Cottage

So I love decorating the cottage for this Patriotic Parade. And I wanted to come up with a whimsical flag to hang at the cottage. So I headed down to Lowes.

1905Cottage Fourth of July Porch

I picked up some square molding and had the nice Lowes guys cut them into 3 foot sections. Here’s how I made the flag:

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20 fourth of july recipes and decor

Great Ideas — 20 Fourth of July Recipes + Table Decor Ideas!

I’m getting so excited about the Fourth of July!

20 fourth of july recipes and decor

We have a hometown parade right around the corner from our home. And then a festive BBQ and party.

I can’t wait.

So I was thrilled to see so many yummy recipes and Fourth of July Table Decorating ideas linked up this week. 

So many inspiring ideas! 

Be sure to click on the link under each picture to go directly to each tutorial.

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DIY Entertaining Caddy @ One Krieger Chick

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Simple Cheesecake Tart @ It’s Overflowing

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Patriotic Cookie Dough Brownies @ Kleinworth Co.

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