Category Archives: Patriotic Crafts

A six-flag salute to Flag Day: Six flag crafts you can make

Tomorrow is Flag Day and I’m sharing six DIY flag crafts from the past here on Crafts ‘n Coffee. Most of these are easy, and you can make one of these flags in a summer afternoon. So, get out your … Continue reading

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A DIY Patriotic Topiary & a mysterious giveaway . . .

Do you like a good whodunit? I recently saw this pretty, DIY Patriotic Topiary on Pinterest, and I wondered “whodunit”? So, I clicked through and started to unravel the mystery. This Patriotic, Fabric Topiary was first shared by Anastasia Pollack, … Continue reading

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Summertime salute: A mesh ribbon wreath in red, white and blue (and another giveaway!)

Are you a fan of Deco Mesh? I’ve shared some fun Deco Mesh crafts, like the Deco Mesh Topiary or Deco Mesh Halloween Ghost. Recently, I saw something new at Jo-Ann Stores – rolls of mesh ribbon only 6” wide. … Continue reading

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An easy, patriotic wreath kids – or anyone, can make

My Red, White & Blue Bandana Wreath is an easy summertime craft for kids – and adults. Keeping kids in mind, I chose a smaller, 10” wreath form so that you could make this patriotic wreath fairly quickly. Personally, I like … Continue reading

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Saluting summertime with a collection of 13 patriotic crafts

I cannot believe that Memorial Day, and the unofficial start of summer, is less than a week away. (Of course, if you’re Canadian, you’re a week ahead of us.) To celebrate, I’m sharing a collection of red, white and blue … Continue reading

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DIY Vintage Fabric Rag Balls showcase your favorite fabrics (And I have a giveaway to get you started)

Every crafter is a hoarder of some sort, don’t you think? Is your passion buttons, yarn, glitter, or . . .? For me, it’s fabric, which is one reason why I adore Fabric Rag Balls. Rag Balls are a great … Continue reading

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May I recommend a few sweet candy crafts for July 4th? (And we have a winner!)

No doubt you’ll be getting together with family and friends over the next few days, and these candy crafts would make a welcome hostess gift. Or, if you’re hosting, add one or two to the dessert table. I confess, I … Continue reading

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A DIY pallet art tutorial you don’t want to miss

What would motivate me to write a blog post first thing on a Saturday morning? How about this incredible, Faux Pallet Art Flag by Johnnie over at Saved by Love Creations? I am so enchanted by Johnnie’s artwork and tutorial, … Continue reading

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Make your own Patriotic, Folk Art Bird

Today’s Patriotic, Folk Art Bird is definitely a keepsake craft – a treasured project that you’ll display for years. Designer Rebekah Meier walks you through the process of creating the body from shapes of STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam, and then covering … Continue reading

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An easy patriotic craft: Make an America-The-Beautiful Flag

Today is the finale in the mini-series of patriotic flag crafts, and I’m featuring my no-sew,  America-The-Beautiful Flag. This super-easy flag craft is part of the I Love the USA blog hop introducing Laura Kelly’s new patriotic fabric, America The … Continue reading

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