Making your own festive decorations with supplies you already have or can reuse is infinitely better than buying cheap decorations at the dollar store. Liz Stanley over at Say Yes to Hoboken is always coming up with the cutest craft ideas. Even though I don't have a little one to craft with—her blog is stocked full of kid craft ideas—I love perusing her site for great home accent ideas and peeks into her personal style! These really cute Paper Sparklers would be perfect for any 4th of July party, whether it's indoors or out, for kids or adults.
- Festive straw
- Wooden skewers
- Vellum paper in red, white and blue
- Scotch tape
- Cut a piece of paper about 4 inches by 3 inches. Make very small fringe cuts almost all the way through as shown above, leaving about 1/2 at the top uncut.
- Continue reading the DIY: Fourth of July Paper Sparklers by Liz Stanley at Momtastic.
(Image: Say Yes to Hoboken)