This July 4th, Have a Star Spangled Celebration!

June 26th, 2015 by Desiree Smith

Next weekend is one of my favorite holidays: July 4th! There’s nothing better than spending the day outdoors, grilling with family and friends, watching fireworks and celebrating our freedom.

If you’re looking to change up your typical red, white and blue layered gelatin dessert, here are some fun new ideas:

Royal icing and fondant come together for a stunning, yet simple design on these Americana Starburst Cookies.

July 4th Cookies



Use the Wilton Easy Layers! 5-layer cake pan to make this impressive stacked Layered Flag Cake.

July 4th Layered Flag Cake



This impressive chevron cake is made with Ready-to-Use Decorator Icing Pouches – saves you time on preparing and coloring your own icing! Watch how to make the Americana Wave Sheet Cake here:


Tell us: what will you be making this 4th of July?

Desiree Smith Desiree is the Public Relations Manager at Wilton. She spends her days monitoring media opportunities, working with newspaper, magazine and television contacts, collaborating with bloggers and handling a variety of other odds and ends. Desiree has a degree in journalism and experience writing for newspapers and television. Outside of Wilton, she enjoys running and planning outings with friends.

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