How to celebrate July 4th: Our top DIY ideas for Grownups & Party Animals

June 30, 2016 - 5 minutes read

Don’t worry guys, we have not forgotten about you. We made 2 separate July 4th collections to make sure you celebrate the declaration of independence in style, no matter where you are. Read the first part, dedicated to kids, here. 

For Grown-Ups

Sit back and relax because you’ve already won half the battle of putting together a celebration! You have all you need right here at your fingertips.

4th july party celebration1.Make sure your party is Instagram-worthy! Capture fun moments with your family / friends with a Photo Booth – (get quotes from Photo Booths all around town on Hirely). If you’re late booking one and can’t make it to the stores, print your own props here!

2. Steak Sandwich Stackers The perfect appetiser for a barbecue on Memorial Day. Sure anyone can serve small sandwiches but why not kicking it up notch with these fun stackers and get Flag Label Printables here

3. Feast your eyes on this! Get a custom-made cake to impress your guests. They will sure be speechless when you cut them a piece of cake and see it’s patriotic at the core.

4. It’s time for YOU to shine! Up your #OOTD game with 4th of July star crowns !

5.  Nail Nail Nail, what do we have here? Nail your manicure game with lil’ July 4th flair.

6. Star Spangled Confetti Balloons What’s a good party without some decorations? Fun & easy DIY project that will add patriotic pops of color to your bash!

7. You’re a-mason! For a unique July 4th centrepiece, add a patriotic touch to your mason jars!

8. Share your patriotic sentiments with guests by making eye-catching boozy strawberry party treat.

For Party Animals

It’s time to get LIT like fireworks on the 4th of July! Try a couple or try them all and you’ve got a 4th of July that’s bound to be extra festive & frenzy!

4th july party celebration1.Four Score & Seven Beers to go & Drunk on Liberty High on Freedom top Be the centre of the party with this punny wifebeaters!

2. Bomb Pop Shots Do you remember college?… when things were care-free… going to bars… pulling all-nighters…. doing shots. Ah those were the days! Relieve those days with these yummy red, white and blue shots.

3. American Flag Layer Cake ‘Cause Baby you are a firework! Come on show them what you’re worth!  Are you looking for show-stopping cake? Go big… really really big with baking cake with sparklers!

4. If you don’t really want to invite your co-workers or boss to your party at least show them you care little a little about them by sending funny ECards.

5. Who loves gearing up for the 4th of July? Be a rock-star with extravagant star-spangled party outfit!

6. Party like its the 4th of July! Throwing an all-day party means a full entertainment schedule is necessary. Please your crowd with some drinking games (NOT BEER PONG) like Thunderbolt True American , Ultimate Freedom & 15 Awesome Drinking Games

7. I don’t know about you, but we usually entertain outside for the 4th of July. Book Junk Boat for the best outdoor party you can imagine!

8. If you are bored with just decking out your home with decoration, wow your guests with full body painting, some of Hk’s top body painting artists are on Hirely.

Be sure to share your creations – snap a pic and tag us Instagram @Hirely.events! Can’t wait to see what you guys create!


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