Red, White and Blue
Looking forward to July’s big fireworks celebration? Wearing some combination of Red, white and blue is kind of a must on the fourth, but the American spirit doesn’t need to stop there. There are plenty of opportunities to infuse a patriotic twist into your summer look - beach parties and backyard barbecues, parades and family picnics, and even the summer Olympics (Go USA!). Whether you choose to make an over-the-top patriotic statement or keep it subtly festive, nothing says summer better than classic red, white and blue. We’ve gathered up a few ideas in our American-style round-up. Is your closet summer ready?
12 Jun, 2012
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Is your fella in need of a new summer wear option? Red, white and blue plaid is a classic warm weather look perfect for firing up the grill in style.
Lucky Brand Jeans | Buy
Summer picnics and parades call for a stylish escape from the sun. Available in red or navy, Forever 21’s sashed floppy hat is a timeless accent with American spirit.
Forever 21 | Buy
You don’t wear enough dresses. Pledge to wear more. This red, white and blue strapless number is effortlessly patriotic and perfect for a summer night out on the town.
Ruche | Buy
You’re sure to be on time for the fireworks show with this functional and understatedly festive watch from Dooney & Bourke. The good news? It’s available in two sizes, so you can rock a his and hers look if you so desire.
Dooney and Bourke | Buy
Looking for a super cute way to rock a little red, white, and blue this summer? Try this lace chiffon batwing top paired with cropped denim skinnies and red flip flops.
Old Navy | Buy
Make a patriotic statement with a string of red, white and blue flags. This bunting necklace from Tatty Devine is a finishing touch with a party vibe just right for summer shindigs.
Tatty Devine | Buy
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Equal parts patriotic and nautical, this stripy tee is an ultra-feminine option for summer. You’ll be warm weather-ready with a surprise keyhole back to keep you cool when the temperature climbs.
ModCloth | Buy
An unexpected hue on a cat-eye silhouette, these French-made sunglasses in cerise are practical, eye-catching, and just right for parade watching in the bright summer sun.
J.Crew | Buy
Help the man in your life suit up with American flair. Go plaid or gingham with a pocket square that is both stylish and subtly patriotic.
Bluefly | Buy
Hot summer days can turn into chilly summer evenings. Toss this lightweight scarf in your bag for all-American style after sunset – perfect for watching fireworks on the Fourth of July.
Free People | Buy