OUR 9 LAST-MINUTE JULY 4TH HOSTING PICKS

1. SKIP THE MESS

Patriotic Plates & Napkins on sale at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Patriotic Plates & Napkins on sale at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Save time now (and clean-up time later) by going with paper! Our Patriotic Paper Plates and Napkins are just .97 cents each now through 7/10 during our Freedom Celebration Sale.

 

2. ADD A QUICK DOOR ADDITION

Make a great first impression by greeting guests with beautiful Swag or Wreath from our Patriotic Collection of Floral Designs. Each and every design is handmade right here in Champaign, Illinois by our wonderful and talented team. Grab it and hang it…you’re done!

 

3. KEEP CALM AND WAVE ON

miniature American Flags on sale at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

miniature American Flags on sale at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

It’s not truly a July 4th party without American Flags, right?? Quickly pop them in the ground, use them in your table settings, pass them out as party favors, and more…you can never have too many, especially when they start at just .59 cents each!

 

4. SET THE MOOD WITH LIGHTING

Home décor available in Champaign, IL.

Home décor available in Champaign, IL.

We love this quick table addition to light the way during your 4th of July Bash. Design Expert tip: fill with sand and drop in Yankee Votives. Viola, it’s just that simple, affordable and looks great!

 

5. PUT A BOW ON IT

Photo Source: http://myfrugaladventures.com/2013/06/super-simple-4th-of-july-mason-jars/ July 4th patriotic ribbon available at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Photo Source: http://myfrugaladventures.com/2013/06/super-simple-4th-of-july-mason-jars/

July 4th patriotic ribbon available at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

When in doubt, put a ribbon bow or tie on it. Dress up your mason jars with a quick ribbon tie, flowers from the garden and in less than 5 minutes you have a cute centerpiece.  Find tons of ribbon in all the patriotic patterns you’ll love, plus they’re all 30% off. Bonus!

 

6. ADD COLOR UP HIGH

All Hanging baskets are 25% off at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

All Hanging baskets are 25% off at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Nothing adds color to an outdoor get-together like beautiful blooms hanging for all to see. Visit our greenhouse for beautiful hanging baskets – they’re fresh from our greenhouse and all 25% off.  Pick red, white and blue flowers to stick with a patriotic theme for the weekend, then simply move them to different areas of your yard to enjoy the rest of the season.

 

7. And Color Down Low

25% off all planters at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

25% off all planters at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Patio need quick sprucing? Add in Flowering Planters! See them in all their color and glory in our greenhouses at incredible prices – take 25% off our ENTIRE stock.  Get them ready made or enjoy doing your own DIY planter. We have hundreds of planter options.

 

8. LET US DO THE TYING

Pre-tied 4th of July Bows for decorating can be found at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Pre-tied 4th of July Bows for decorating can be found at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Add loops of color to backs of chairs, on the door and more…we’ve saved you time by hand-tying them for you! Find them in bursting with color in our wedding department.

 

9. POP IN SOME NEW POTTERY

Red, white and Blue ceramic pottery is 25% off at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Red, white and Blue ceramic pottery is 25% off at Prairie Garden in Champaign, IL.

Now thru 7/10 save 25% off our ALL red, white and blue ceramic pottery. Mix and match your favorite styles and add them to your outdoor space.