Fourth of July Style

Today I am excited to be joining up with Tara of Mix and Match Fashion and Marion of Marionberry Style to show off our 4th of July party and picnic looks.

I love how Tara glammed up her gingham dress with a sequined clutch and Marion was bold enough to style a jumpsuit.

Of course I love wearing red, white and blue since they so easily become nautical...a trend I insist on incorporating into my style year round, but especially during the summer!

Hope you've found some fun inspiration for the 4th this year, do you have any fun plans? I'm just hoping to catch some fireworks, and maybe have a s'more or two!

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The Rundown
Anchor Tee c/o Skip 'n Whistle
Striped Shorts Old Navy similar
Sandals Target similar
Striped Clutch Hilside Bags
White and Rose Gold Link Bracelet c/o Jeweshop
Knot Bracelet Banana Republic
Thin Gold Ring Etsy via Sweet Olive Jewelry
Sunglasses "Mahalo" c/o Nectar
Nail Color "Turquoise and Caicos" Essie


  1. Love your adorable outfit, so much fun collaborating with you :)

  2. Love this outfit so perfect for the 4th of July. You found the perfect backdrop for these pics. :) I have similar shorts but can't seem to locate them. I hate when that happens.

  3. Loving these outfits, but I am totally in love with that red and white striped clutch!!

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  4. I have the tank version of your anchor tee and I may have to wear it on the 4th! Very cute with your striped shorts.

    The Tiny Heart

  5. You all look so cute! In love the lighting in your photos :) A perfect 4th of July look

  6. Your whole outfit is beautiful and that tee is summer perfect:) Happy Wednesday, darling. xo

  7. Yay, 3 of my favorite bloggers all in one spot! :) You all look fabulous. I love your combo of stripes and an anchor, so classic and fun!

  8. Love all three outfits!! Your tee & striped shorts are so cute!
    Marta, xo

  9. Love all three outfits! This is such a fun holiday to dress for. Your red clutch is the perfect addition.

    xo, Amy Ann
    The Real Arnolds

  10. Such a great nautical look! Perfect for the occasion ;)

  11. SO ADORABLE!! I love that tee with the anchor. And the striped clutch is perfection. Too cute!


  12. This is the PERFECT outfit for the 4th--your shorts fit you so well :) All you ladies look beautiful!


  13. Love your look, laid back, comfy, yet chic.

    Happy 4th!

  14. All of these are adorable! Love your anchor tee!

    xo Amy

  15. I have been looking for shorts exactly like that! I wish Old Navy still had them! I really like them paired with the anchor print tee! This is one of my favorite outfits from you!

  16. I don't know how you could resist going with a nautical outfit for the fourth of July - the colours absolutely call for it and justify it! I love that you kept your outfit mostly blue and white, adding in just the tiniest touch of red with your clutch. It's a different take on the nautical look than I'm used to seeing and I love the result. Happy (almost) Fourth of July!

  17. These are some really cute looks for the 4th! I always enjoy dressing up. I'm doing red & white this year.

  18. I just love this whole look but I love your setting for the pictures even more. And you took the pics at the perfect time of day.

  19. Very patriotic, what a great setting for pictures.
    I adore the stripe mix and hope you have a nice long weekend.

  20. Oh Lydia. You ladies all did a great job. Your photos, as usual, are stunning. I love this tee so much and it goes perfectly with your shorts and clutch.

  21. Everyone's looks are great! I really like your t-shirt! The marina makes a beautiful backdrop for pictures!

    Nicole to the Nines

  22. What a great look! Love this bag!

  23. I love the striped shorts and that cutch! Such a great look to celebrate July 4!

  24. You all look fab! I adore your striped shorts.

    Bedknobs & Baubles

  25. I have the same tee and will "borrow" this look from you. Great look for the Fourth. Happy holiday!

  26. really cute nautical look! love how you incorporated double stripes w/the clutch.


  27. Such beautiful pictures and such a fun collaboration. You look great!

  28. What a fun post…love those striped shorts!!


  29. Hehehehe, I'm glad that your take on it is nautical. Those striped shorts are the bomb, and I love that you've got a striped clutch, too! I can't believe the fourth is tomorrow. Whoops, time flies.

    Also I wish I could send you some Reeses Pieces. Those have to be my favorite candy.. besides Reeses, of course...

  30. Your version is sooooo adorable!!


  31. The red striped clutch is the perfect accessory for this outfit! Super cute 4th of July look!
    Jeans and a Teacup

  32. These pictures are really pretty by the boats! Red and white stripe clutch is the perfect addition to this look. Hope you had a great weekend.