Star spangled style: 4 looks of the fourth
Be a fashion star in stars and stripes! Or, make red, white and blue look good on you this Fourth of July.
From patriotic patterns to all-out Americana looks, here are four great laid-back looks for your Independence Day celebrations — whether you’re barbecuing, spending time by the pool or watching fireworks.
Make a splash in stars and stripes
Old Navy does the Fourth of July right with patriotic twists on everything from shorts and tanks to dresses and flip-flops. But, if you’re going to spend the Fourth at the pool, beach or a water park, why don’t you make a splash with your stars and stripes? This mixed-pattern bikini top will go with a pair of bottoms that you already have. Or, sync it up with the matching star-print bikini bottoms. Women’s Star Spangled Bikini Top, on sale $12 and Women’s Star Print Bikini Bottoms, $10 (plus 2% Cash Back), oldnavy.com
Want to take a less literal outfit interpretation of the holiday? Try on these blue-and-white dotted chino shorts from the Elle line at Kohl’s. Pair with a crisp white, sleeveless button-up or a simple white V-neck T-shirt that will give you a festive look. Elle Print Shorts, on sale $19.99 (plus 4% Cash Back), kohls.com
Slide on this red and blue damask-patterned dress with a cute pair of wedges or sandals for an all-American look that you’ll want to wear all summer long. We especially love the double-layered design detail that adds interest. Ax Paris Women’s Printed Dress, $34.49 (plus 5% Cash Back), kmart.com
Scarf it up!
Cue Lee Greenwood’s “Proud to Be an American.” May the Fourth be with you in this American flag-inspired scarf. Add a patriotic punch to a simple denim shorts and T-shirt combo by looping this stars and stripes scarf around your neck. Women’s Stars and Stripes Print Oblong Scarf, $13.59 (plus 1% Cash Back), target.com