You can make homemade July 4th party invitations from recycled materials inexpensively. Using recycled materials for your homemade July 4th party invitations is a great way to be green while having a good time. This article will provide you with detailed instructions on creating homemade invitations depicting a flag, firework, and red, white, and blue stars.
For this homemade July 4th party invitation you will need white card stock, old mail, newspapers, and magazines, a pencil, scissors, and glue. Start by folding the card stock in half. Write or print the necessary information on the inside of the invitation.
Then look through the recycled paper for red and blue pages. Cut stars and stripes from this paper. Arrange them on the front of the invitation like a flag and glue the paper in place. This recycled flag invitation is great for your July 4th party.
Another homemade July 4th invitation can be made using recycled foil wrappers. For this flag themed party invitation you will need recycled pieces of foil, scissors, card stock, and glue. Start this homemade party invite by folding the paper in half and writing the necessary information on the inside.
Then use the scissors to cut long, thin strips from the recycled foil. Start creating fire works on the front of your party invitation by gluing a few strips in the shape of a star. Then add more strips around the star to fill in the firework. Make a few fireworks in this way and allow the glue to dry. This homemade July 4th party invitation is easy and fun to make using things you would normally throw away.
Red, White, and Blue Star Invitations
Red, white, and blue stars are a popular July 4th symbol. This homemade party invitation uses recycled materials to create unique party invitations. For this craft you will need recycled white foam trays, a pencil, a pen knife, blue marker, glue, card stock, and a red marker.
Start by folding the card stock in half and adding the necessary details to the inside of the homemade invitation. Then use a pencil to draw a few stars on the foam tray. Cut out the stars and decorate them with the markers. Glue the stars to the front of the homemade invitation in any pattern you like. This July 4th party invitation will inspire your guest to use recycled materials as well as get them excited about your party.
Creating homemade party invitations is fun and inexpensive especially when you use recycled materials. Try making this July 4th party invitations for your guests, and you will be impressed with the results.