The textbooks say plenty about Independence Day. I think we can all agree that what it really boils down to is tasty barbecue, relaxing by the beach and catching a good firework show. Despite your plans or reasons for celebrating, we all need a good outfit to play in. Check out our suggestions for how you can celebrate in style!
Style: Prim & Proper
Where to Wear: Family BBQ, Company Social
Why it’s Couture: As if you needed one more reason to invest in an off the shoulder garment this season! This look is sophisticated and fun, perfect for a night out to catch the fireworks.
Rebecca Minkoff Top, Shop Here
Miguelina Skirt, Shop Here
Toni Espadrilles, Shop Here
Style: Funky & Patriotic
Where to Wear: Festival, Outdoor Concert, Day Party
Why it’s Couture: This Valentino skirt just screams rebel patriot, two things we can’t get enough of. The Jeffrey Campbell lace ups are just the right touch to get the party started.
Joie Top, Shop Here
Valentino Skirt, Shop Here
Jeffrey Campbell Heels, Shop Here
Style: Nautical & Comfy
Where to Wear: Beach Party, Pool Day, Yacht Ride
Why it’s Couture: This cozy little DVF number is perfect for women of every age who want to keep it comfy and classy on the Fourth. The mules add a colorful flair to spice up the casual look.
Asos Hat, Shop Here
Diane Von Furstenberg Romper, Shop Here
Urban Outfitters Mules, Shop Here
Style: Sexy Chic
Where to Wear: Day Party, A Night on the Town
Why it’s Couture: Every fashionista knows fringe is always in. Take your midi length dress fom frumpy to fierce wih this added touch. Don’t have time to change between your day and night festivits? Then this is the look for you! Add a platform heel and a staement clutch and you’re good to go.
Clover Canyon Dress, Shop Here
Clare V Clutch, Shop Here
Style: Kimono Maxi
Where to Wear: ABSOLUTELY ANYWHERE
Why it’s Couture: Every girl loves a good maxi. Which is why we couldn’t resist this Free People dress that’s easy, practical and effortlessly cool. Not to mention the 70’s-style kimono sleeve and embroidery that adds a funky touch. Finish off your look with a red lip and beach waves and take on the holiday the right way.
Free People Maxi, Shop Here
Nasty Gal Bag, Shop Here
Nars Lip Pencil, Shop Here