How Fashion Girls Dress For July 4th

When it comes to Independence Day style, you can always look to a fashion girl for the right way to achieve patriotic chic. No stars-and-stripes bikinis here. From backyard barbecues to ocean-front fetes, she deftly combines of-the-moment pieces with a graceful nod to the festive occasion. Whether your holiday look is anchored by a bathing suit or cutoffs, we’ve got four easy styling ideas to try this Fourth of July using pieces you probably already own.


July 4th Style, The Fashion-Girl Way

Red, white and blue is chic when adorning an eye-catching off-the-shoulder top. Team with white shorts and sandals.

Platform sneakers, cool sunglasses and a sleek timepiece add structure to a tiered maxi dress. The addition of a fringe clutch lends a relaxed sense of glam.

Give your swimwear an off-duty twist by teaming with easy slides, relaxed denim and retro shades.

A white tee is anything but basic when styled with a frayed denim mini, minimalist mules and wooden handbag.