A dozen red, white and blue summertime essentials for celebrating the country's birthday party.
By Lauren Rosenberg
Lit with the included LED bulbs, paper lanterns illuminate from dusk to dawn's early light.
These graphic outdoor pillows look good enough to bring inside once summer's over.
Make it a banner day with cotton napkins and table runner.
Cobalt-hued dinnerware you can use on July 4th...and every other day.
Classic American good looks in super bright colors.
Ditch the disposable plastic flatware. This dishwasher-safe stainless and acrylic set can be reused again and again.
Planning on catching the fireworks at a local park? Pack snacks in a lightweight fabric basket.
Just add your favorite flowers.
Graset galvanized steel plant pot, $20/each, Ikea stores
Retro ketchup and mustard bottles bring a fun diner vibe to the barbecue.
Unwind on a padded stand-alone hammock—no trees necessary!
Mix some stars and stripes accents in with your everyday dinnerware for festive flair.
Holding 340 ounces of lemonade (or your favorite beverage), this dispenser will keep the whole crew refreshed.
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