The Stylish Way to Wear Your Patriotism on Your Sleeve
There’s something alarming about the global trend of throwing American-themed parties, and it’s not the staggering volume of popcorn being consumed—it’s the attire. Attendees typically wear basketball jerseys, cowboy boots, and hats fashioned out of red plastic cups. Perhaps it’s time to set a new standard for American style. The three flag-inspired outfits below range from subtle to statement-making and come just in time for Independence Day.
O Say Can You See?
You’ll have to look closely to see the stars and stripes on these three pieces, but sometimes an inconspicuous show of patriotism speaks volumes.
Broad Stripes and Bright Stars
There’s no reason why your all-American look should be restrained by traditional color palettes and prints—try fashion-forward pieces with technicolor hues (or a lack thereof).
And the Wardrobe of the Brave
Each of these pieces are unmistakably American, yet each has an unexpected twist—sequins, a gold Statue of Liberty, Snoopy. Because what’s more American than Peanuts?