Friday, June 25, 2010

Crafting & Cooking For 4th of July!

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My Etsy Shop - Americana Picnic

Check out etsy if you are looking for embellishments and supplies for your 4th of July crafting.


Mango Salmon, Grilled Corn & Spiked Lemonade
Smores on a Stick & Cherry Cheesecake Pie


Star Painted and Stitched Napkins
&
Cookie Cutter Napkin Rings


These are so easy to make. The cookie cutters were Mod Podged with fabric scrap strips to give them a little extra pop. I picked the napkins up from Target and jazzed them up with a little Folkart fabric paint and embroidery floss. Click for complete instructions.

Recycled Denim Table Runner
visit this blog post for step-by step pictures

This is the perfect project for recycling an old pair of jean and for using up scrap fabrics. Click for complete instructions.

Quilted Star - Made with fabric and Mod Podge!

I picked up the star from a shop call Big Lots, a discount store that always has seasonal merchandise. The star was painted with a "not so hot" stars and stripes design - so I painted over it and Mod Podged some quilting fabrics to the points. Click for complete instructions.


My First 4th Baby Bib and T-shirt Set!

New babies will want to join in the celebration! Jazz up some $dollar store items with a little fabric paint. Click for complete instructions.

Firecracker Bean Bag Toss

Build your own backyard carnival game with old coffee cans and a piece of plywood. Kids will love playing this classic game of toss.

1 comment:

  1. You are so creative! Love it!

    If your readers crochet, here's a free and simple crochet pattern for the 4th of July: http://handmadebyannabelle.blogspot.com/2010/06/make-your-own-red-white-and-blue.html. There are several great and easy patterns for the 4th on my blog so be sure to look around.

    Off to check out your ETSY shop!

    Annabelle

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