How to Make Simple Patriotic Wall Decor

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Getting ready for the summer holidays?  There are so many fun ways to decorate!  Check out this simple patriotic wall decor idea you can quickly and easily create!  Keep reading for some other great decorating ideas for the summer holidays too!

Summer is just around the corner and along with it comes some special patriotic holidays!  I love to add patriotic touches to my summer decor.  There is something about the red, white, and blue that just feels good and I love the extra color too!  However, I don’t always leave it up all summer!  So, I like to find ways to quickly and easily add some simple patriotic decor without having to redo everything.

Today, I am joining up with some blogging friends to give you lots of inspiration for the upcoming summer holidays and some simple patriotic decor ideas!  If you’re hopping over from Dabbling and Decorating, welcome!  Wasn’t that a fun idea?!  I’m so glad you’re visiting my blog today too and I know you’ll enjoy all of the fun ideas from these blogging friends!


The first room to be styled for summer is our music room. I got a new decor piece that I just couldn’t wait to decorate!  While this wall hanging planter can be used year round, my first thought was how perfect it would be to add some simple patriotic wall decor that could easily transition to regular summer decor too!


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I’ll share with you a couple of other quick tips and some of my favorite ways to add red, white, and blue for some simple patriotic decor too!  Ready to decorate?  Grab a few flags and let’s get started!


How to Make Simple Patriotic Wall Decor

Favorite Simple Patriotic Decor Items:

1. Start with a Simple Patriotic Decor Inspiration Piece

This wall hanging planter from @eveagetools is such a budget-friendly way to make a great statement!  Gathered items, featured in a collection, always draw the eye and what better way to display my small flags than in a simple patriotic decor collection?!

To hang this wall hanging planter, I added a rusty old nail to the frame of my mirror.  Next, I simply hung the planter and added the glass vases.  After that, I added small fern and palm branches, freshly cut from the trees in my yard and then added my flags.

When I am ready to transition to regular summer decor (or any other season!), I can use this wall hanging planter by just removing the flags and adding seasonal flowers or greenery.  I also have an idea to use it to propagate some of my pothos plants, but that’s for another day, another post! ????

I absolutely love having decor pieces that I can use in different parts of my home and especially when it can be used in so many fun ways, year round!  This wall hanging planter is a perfect focal point over a mantel, in a gallery wall, to add life and dimension in a hallway, or even in a kitchen or bathroom!  For just over $20, the size is perfect to be a statement piece!

2. Using your inspiration piece, add a few more simple patriotic decor touches

Note: you’re just adding a few touches!  If you want to redecorate everything for the summer holidays, go for it!  However, if you’re looking for simple and quick, you can still have a festive and beautiful space.

After hanging and decorating my inspiration wall hanging planter, I took a few more flags and added them to my existing summer decor.  You can see from this “before” picture that it was so easy to give it a patriotic look in a matter of minutes!

Here is my regular summer decor for this space:

And here is after 5 minutes of adding simple patriotic decor:

See how easy that was?!  I wasn’t kidding when I said grab a handful of little flags (these are only $10 for a pack of 24!) and have fun with it!

Create a neutral summer decor base to enjoy all season!

Summer is truly one of my favorite things to decorate for, both the patriotic holidays and regular summer decor too.  Living in Florida, I love the chance to add a little bit of vintage coastal.  As a result, my regular summer decor served as a perfect base to add these simple patriotic decor touches!

Even if you don’t leave patriotic decor out all season, you can have a lot of fun with some simple summer decor.  After that, it’s easy to add a few flags and get an instant patriotic look.  I especially love using blue in my summer decor and love how it blends perfectly with the patriotic touches.

You can find some of my favorite ways to decorate for summer and get that vintage coastal look over on THIS POST!

Some of my favorite ways to add those summer blues are with accessories.

Are you ready to decorate now?!

I hope somewhere in the simplicity of these ideas, you’ve had a spark of creativity and an idea of how you can add some simple patriotic decor touches to your own summer decor!  It’s the perfect time for those fun and festive pieces to make their way into your home and set the stage for fun summer memories!

Next, I hope you’ll hop over to Tatertots and Jello and check out this fun patriotic decor idea!  There is so much inspiration today and you’re sure to get some creative ideas!  I want to so many of them myself!

Thanks for hopping by!  Wishing you a wonderful and memorable summer!

More Patriotic Decor Ideas from 8 Talented Bloggers

Simple Vintage Americana Porch Table Ideas // Dabbling & Decorating

How to Make Simple Patriotic Wall Decor // Robyn’s French Nest

No Sew Patriotic Scrap Flags // Tater Tots & Jello

Simple Ideas to Decorate with Red, White, and Blue // Simply 2 Moms

How to Make a Festive Patriotic Front Porch // Pasha is Home

Patriotic Picnic Ideas & How To Decorate // The Pond’s Farmhouse

How To Create An Easy Patriotic Tablescape // Cottage in the Mitten

Summer Sunroom Dining // White Arrows Home

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