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Set the Table|4th of July Red, White & Blue

Need a quick 4th of July table setting?  Check out this Independence Day Red, White and Liberty Blue table top.  Centerpiece takes center stage with white hydrangeas in a star wrapped vase and Old Glory flying high.  Red round place mats with eyelet edged dessert plates showcase red and white checked rolled napkins with paper star ring.  Its all for a quick dessert in late afternoon before watching the fire lite fireworks display.

Pinterest graphic- 4th of July table

Easy to create DIY Centerpiece is as simple as going to your backyard and clipping a few hydrangeas from your favorite bush.

Supplies for Patriotic Centerpiece

Glass Round Vase with straight sides, taller and wider than Mason Jar.

Wide mouth Mason Jar

Star or other Patriotic scrap booking paper- 2 – 8 1/2″ sheets, or  Star Vase and Napkin Ring Paper- PDF

Hydrangeas or other white floral, like daisies, magnolia blossoms, carnations/bloomed roses

2 American Flags

Scissors or pruning sheers to cut fresh floral



  1. Cut paper to fit inside vase.  You may have to tape two pieces together to fit our vase. To make napkin ring,  measure around rolled napkin and cut paper into 2 1/2″ wide bands and long enough to fit around center of napkin.  Use transparent or double sided tape to close.
  2. Fill Mason Jar with water. Insert inside larger paper lined vase.
  3. Arrange cut stems with leaves removed from florals, insert into mason jar.
  4. Add flags as desired to vase.
  • Be sure to change water every day and replace florals as they wilt.
  • Enjoy!

Patriotic centerpiece-

Watch Video on How to create this Table-Scape with Arrangement and Napkin Roll


4th of July- red, white & blue tablescape
setting the table-4th of July red, white & blue


DIY Rolled Napkin Fold is wrapped with star studded scrap-booking paper, if you can’ find what you want, download the pdf link at top of page.  Insert a dessert fork or silverware between the napkin and paper ring.  Double sided tape is used to secure to back side of napkin.  You’re guests will love this little detail and it takes moments to cut out and tape.

If you would like to see more DIY, Recipes, Home Decor Ideas & More please check out my website,

Hope you have a Wonderful Celebration!  God Bless the USA!

Happy 4th of July!

Other Ideas you might like to try:

Mini Strawberry Pie recipe
Mini Strawberry Pies-Stars n Stripes
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Cran Raspberry Mirror Cake Recipe-

About Author


Liz Bushong is an expert in the three-dimensional art of entertaining. She transforms simple dining occasions into beautiful and memorable moments by adding a touch of her own “sassy” style. For the past several years Liz been entrusted to decorate the White House for several Holidays. She is a featured monthly guest chef/designer on WCYB TV 5, WSLS10-Daytime Blue Ridge and other television shows. Liz is the author of Sweets & Savories cookbook as well as past contributing writer for VIP Seen and Bella magazine. See recipes and ideas: and social media. Liz is offering a free download of Black and White Creative Table-scape Ideas when you subscribe to



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