It’s hard to believe we already well into the summer, so much so that the Fourth of July is right around the corner! Whether you’ll be picnicking in front of fireworks, attending a fun summer soiree, or hosting a neighborhood BBQ, this day is full of fun and flamboyant fashions. After all, when else can you get away with wearing an American Flag dress? Keep reading to see how Fourth of July fashions can work with anyone’s personal style.

Shorts by Banana Republic Red Shirt from Anthropologie

Maybe wearing a flag doesn’t sound like your cup of tea. You can still show your pride without feeling outside of your fashion comfort zone. For a more tailored look you can choose dress shorts and a blouse with the patriotic color scheme. These printed shorts from Banana Republic (59.50) and button-up blouse from Anthropologie (58.00) combine color and prints, but still work a classic and sophisticated vibe.


Shorts by True Religion

If simple, laid back, and comfortable are your favorite words, it’ll be easy for you to keep it all American at this year’s festivities. Choose some denim cut offs and a breezy tank top and you can relax the night away. All you need to finish it off is a cold beer and a hot dog! To avoid looking too basic, check out options with a little bit of flare. The subtle stars and stripes on these True Religion shorts (88.00) are perfect.

Seersucker Dress by Trashy Diva

Girly girls can bring back some good ‘ol American vintage charm in a retro inspired dress. And for a look that inspires nostalgic style, look no further than Trashy Diva dresses. This one in seer sucker (163.00) is perfect for a Fourth of July bash, but will also carry you throughout the whole summer. Finish off with a fabulous sun hat and you’ll be an all American beauty.

Shorts via Nordstroms

Shorts by Slimskii

And last, but not least, for those who love to make a statement. Whether you push the fashion boundaries every day or simply look forward to holidays for the excuse to do so, there is no such thing as too many stars and stripes. After all, mixing prints is trendy, right? You can’t go wrong with flag themed shorts (99.50) from Nordstrom. Pair it with a printed bandeau like this one from Slim Skii (19.95) underneath a sheer top and you’ll be the epitome of summer fun.