DIY Patriotic Wood Blocks

Perfect DIY for Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and the Summer!! Super cute and super easy to create.


What you need.

Sand paper

Wood Blocks – different sizes

Spray paint or acrylic paint in red, white, and blue.

Scrapbook paper, patriotic


Modge podge


Hot glue


Water based Wood Stain – optional


How to make

  1. Sand edges of blocks to create a smooth edging.
  2. Drill hole into top center of top of each block. Wide enough to fit rope into.
  3. Paint blocks.
  4. Cut paper if desired and modge podge to block.
  5. Sand to distress blocks and paper and lightly stain if desired.
  6. Attached other embellishments if needed.
  7. Cut a rope into a small piece and apply hot glue to end and work into hole.
  8. Singe tip of rope to simulate a firecracker.

Place out for decor!!!

Visit Family Every After for more pics and samples of this DIY. I think I am going to be making some of these this weekend!!!