Celebrating Summer Decor–Beach Cottage Patriotic!

Summer is in full swing and it is one of my very favorite seasons to decorate for! It is the perfect opportunity to combine two elements that make my heart so very happy! This year the cottage on the creek has gone all “Beach Cottage Patriotic” in its summer decor by combining red, white and blue elements with treasures from the shore that speak of warm weather celebrations!

 

Summer decor goes "Beach Cottage Patriotic" by combining red, white and blue elements with treasures from the shore that speak of warm weather celebrations.

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Patriotic Flag Project

As promised, here is a fun project that can be easily completed in a couple of hours.  That is, if you gather all of your materials before starting and if life doesn’t get in the way of your creation time.  Oops, I’m getting ahead of myself!  All you need is an old window, an old flag, and a few miscellaneous supplies to create your very own Patriotic Flag Project!  Let’s get started!

 

The Flag Decor Project is the perfect addition to summer decor that will look perfect from Memorial Day through Labor Day!

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Patriotic Decor for Summer!

Did you hear?  Summer officially arrives today!  I think someone forgot to tell Mother Nature though, since temperatures have already been soaring into the 90’s with heat index of over 100 degrees for a couple of weeks now.  In Missouri, we typically consider Memorial Day to be the kick off to the summer season.  One of the great things about summer is the succession of holidays that lend themselves to celebrating red, white, and blue.  Just adding a few key touches of Old Glory can transform your current displays into refreshing patriotic decor!

 

Adding a touch of red, white, and blue turns current decorative vignettes into patriotic decor!

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