As we celebrate our freedom from Britain's tyranny, let us all consider ourselves free from making questionable fashion choices in the name of patriotism.
I'm talking the Stars & Stripes.
Being a native Philadelphian, I have seen more than my fair share of gaudy, touristy ensembles, rife with huge flag decals or designs. And I get it. It's the Fourth of July, and you're visiting the Liberty Bell. You're practically obligated to don a flag-emblazoned fanny pack.
But there are ways to rock the Stars & Stripes without forsaking your style. Here are a few of my favorites from around the web:
The perfect summer tote with stars and stripes to boot.
|From WonderMolly via Amazon, http://amzn.to/1kjD86e|
Love this faded tank. And its waist-baring style will keep you cool.