Alright gals, sadly I am a last minute nelly. 4th of July is just one week from yesterday. My little area of the world is big on the 4th of July, It is totally our thing. It’s a multi day, multi event celebration, and we always try to flaunt our 4th of July Style with “flare” (get it ;)?). I have been scouring the web for the latest and greatest way to make a BOOM. You will need to order immediately to get these items on time. Ok, RUN!
For the 4th of July Parade:
Nothing says Americana Like Denim, Red, White, and Blue, Stripes and gingham! These cozy and casual items fit the bill and will look as at home all summer long as they do on the 4th. At these prices – you will want them all!
Details from left to right: JCrew – Smocked Square-Neck Top in Stripe on sale for $29.62 (use code “sunshine”). I totally adore this top as it can be dressed up or down and is in the softest cotton jersey, JCrew – Cut-Off Denim Short on sale for $44.60 normally $74.50 (use code “sunshine”), Gap – Chambray Dolphin Shorts on sale for $20 normally $39.50 (use code “stockup”), Gap – Eyelet Flutter Sleeve Blouse $30 normally $49.95 (use code “stockup”), Madewell – Jersey Whisper Cotton Stripe Tee $19.99 normally, Gap – 1969 Denim Jacket. $41.97 normally $69.95 (use code “stockup” ). This is a fabulous timeless jacket at a killer price!!!! Wildfox – Young American Tee $68, JCrew – Striped Vintage Canvas Tote Bag $26.70 normally $44.50. LOVE this big versatile tote!, Madewell – Pull-on Shorts in Gingham Check $19.99 normally $49.50, and lastly – SeaVees® for J.Crew legend sneakers in gingham $41.99 normally $88 (use code “Summer”).
For the Beach:
A star spangled beach day? Yes Please! Red, white, and blue is a must for the 4th spent on any beach!
Details from left to right: Old Navy – Ruffle Bandeau Top $22 with Striped Bikini Bottom $10, Gap – Star Flip Flops $4.77 (use code “stockup”), JCrew – U-Front Bandeau One Piece $60 normally $100 (use code “summer”), JCrew – Short Sleeve Stripe Keyhole Back One Piece $58.80 normally $98 (use code “summer”), Vineyard Vine’s – Solid Embroidered Cover-up $99.99 normally $128.00, Havaianas – American Flag Flip Flop $30 at Every Thing But Water, and Sundry – Seastraw Tote $125 at Everything But Water.
For the Backyard BBQ:
Make your 4th of July BBQ even hotter with these causal, yet head turning styles. Go with navy and white for a more subdued nautical look or red with blue or white denim for more of a statement!
Details from left to right: JCrew Strapless Criss Cross Top $44.62 normally $59.50 and Disc Statement Earrings $43.50 normally $58.00 (use code “summer”). I think this is a WOW look with minimal effort! Gap – Red One Shoulder Blouse $20.99 normally $49.95 (use code “stockup”), JCrew – Scoop Linen Tank Top $14.70 normally $24.50, JCrew – Striped Ruffle Skirt $35.99!! normally $69.50 (use code “summer”). I love this with a simple white tank! Made well – Siberian Red Wrap Ankle Sandal $49.99 normally $118. These beauties give any outfit a pop! Gap – Striped Tank (shown with white jean – details in the Cocktail section) $14.39 normally $29.95 (use code “stockup”). JCrew – Gingham T-Strap Bow Sandal $41.99 normally $138 (use code “summer)! . I adore the sophisticated sweetness of this shoe. Madewell – Verse Tie Back Top $29.99 normally $49.50. This is a basic great tee with a fun twist. Wear with your favorite white jeans or with a flouncy skirt!
For the 4th of July Cocktail Party:
Pop the bubbly, it’s 4th of July Party Time! These looks will take you from your daytime to evening event in a snap.
Details left to right: Gap – Mid-rise Best Girl Friend White Jeans 69.95, JCrew – Cold Shoulder Ruffle Blouse $35.99 normally $98 (use code “summer”), Sam Edelman – Denim Fringe Anabel Ankle Strap Sandal $65.96 normally $109.95 at Nordstrom. Anthroplogie – Cloth & Stone Juliette Open-Shoulder Dress $79.95 normally $118. Boston Proper – Striped Americana Clutch $29 normally $39. Off the Shoulder Dress , By Charles Henry $88 at Nordstrom, Gap – Fit and Flare Cami Dress$29.97 Normally $49.95 (use code “stockup”). LuLu’s – Navy Blue Polka off the Shoulder Maxi Dress (this is what I am wearing!!!! It makes me feel like dancing.) $58 (get 10% off if you sign up for email notifications). JCrew – Chambray off the Shoulder Sheath Dress $52.50 (use code “summer”). Normally $88. I personally own this dress. It is so chic and you will wear it into fall. But the chambray makes in very Americana – especially with red heels!