TGIF! Is it just me, or did 4th of July not make you feel like you got a day off in the middle of the week but rather that you had TWO Mondays this week? I’m so ready for the weekend, but I’m not quite ready to let the stars and stripes and patriotic fashions to go out of fashion yet. No, no, no! There is nothing that says more “summer” than blue and white striped tee, and the color combo red, white and blue isn’t just patriotic, but it also goes for nautical and any coastal style outfits as well. And don’t think stars and stripes are only for patriotic colors – you can make it with other colors as well – my favorite is navy, silver and white. 4th of July may be over – but don’t abandon your stars and stripes just yet when it comes to summer fashions.
Products in the picture above:
MICHAEL Michael Kors Spriped Maxi Dress ($120)
July 4th Stars Bracelet – Star Anklet ($8.50)
TOMS Calypso Canvas Wedge ($68.90)
Michael Kors Tote
All clothes: Nautica
Steve Madden ‘Stars’ Scarf ($39)
Lacoste ‘Rio’ Round Silicone Strap Watch ($150)
Sebago Bala shoes ($95)
Here is another sporty outfit, and the best: this is all budget-friendly finds and super cheap, and almost all of the clothes and accessories in this outfit also come in other colors so you can really make it your own. The Converse stars and stripes flag Chucks make the outfit – and you can easily go with different colors to get your outfit together, the Chucks are grey, easy to match.
Piped quilted waist coat by Zara ($39.99) Pictured in red, but also available in navy.
Hanes Women’s Nano-T® V-Neck T-Shirt ($7.99)
GAP 1969 mid-weight always skinny skimmer jeans ($29.99)
Swatch watch ($50)
Kipling Crossbody Bag ($32.99)
Converse Chuck Taylor Flag Shoes ($65)
Lastly… The Nautica clothes look sporty and you can totally see sneakers and a beach tote with them, right? Well, dress the same outfit up a little and combine with comfy Born high heels, leather clutch and nice jewelry and you have an coastal town go-out-for-dinner-outfit.
All clothes by Nautica
Rachel Roy star drop earring ($19.00)
Canopy Stripe Leather Pouch in Navy and Turquoise from Etsy ($75)
Børn ‘Myndy’ Sandal ($139.95)