Memorial Day Deco DIY

Memorial Day is just around the corner! A lot of people think they don’t have the time. Be honest with yourself, getting crafty is fun and if you can get your kids involved the whole experience is worth it! Making memories with the family is one of the greatest treasures any holiday can bring. So, let’s get crafty to show off our patriotic spirit!

Here are some of our favorite family friendly crafts you can do with the family:

Painted Lawn Stars

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Credit for idea/picture @The Concrete Cottage

 

Check out The Concrete Cottage‘s original post here.

What You Will Need

  • Cardboard
  • Scissors or cutting tool of your choice
  • Construction marking spray paint (safe on grass)

Cut a big star into cardboard and paint your lawn red, white, and blue to show your spirit!

Patriotic Tissue Paper Tassel Garland

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Credit for idea/picture @Landeelu

 

Check out Landeelu‘s amazing tutorial here.

What You Will Need

  • Tissue paper of various colors & patterns (patriotic theme)
  • Baker’s twine (red, white, and blue)
  • Ribbon (patriotic theme)
  • Rotary cutter or scissors

She goes into wonderful detail with pictures and personal preferences to make this an easy DIY.

Patriotic Popcorn

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Credit for idea/picture @JaMonkey

 

Check out the lovely JaMonkey’s instructions here.

What You Will Need

  • 4 cups popped popcorn
  • ½ cup blue candy melts
  • ½ cup red candy melts
  • Red and blue sprinkles

A tasty DIY that looks good for minimal effort!

If you want more ideas check out our Pinterest Memorial Day Board.

Tag us on Twitter with your Memorial DIY’s! @TMT_Lville

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