Here’s a confession: Sometimes we feel kind of cheesy wearing full-blown red, white and blue garb — even if it is the Fourth of July. There’s something about it that can feel, well, contrived.
With that in mind, we searched through some of the most recent runway looks to find loads of new ideas from some of fashion’s top names. Whether you want to sport the star spangled trifecta or just go for a monochromatic number, there’s plenty of inspiration here to choose from — all fresh off the catwalk.
Patriotism hits the runway, hard. See how these top designers spangle their collections!
Celine creates the perfect combination of red, white and blue that is sure to make a patriotic statement.
Missoni’s artistic blend of red and white just screams independence.
Mugler's Resort 2013 collection
features a lot of structured tops and straight lines in whites and reds that
encompass the colors of the American flag.
patriotic Anna Sui blends the USA
flag colors together in this creative design.
Chloe’s latest designs incorporate all three colors into various designs.
Leave it to Tory Burch to match this beautiful white dress with brilliant red and blue accessories.
This dress by Alice+Olivia
may feature a softer hue of one of our flag’s primary colors, but still blends
white and blue in a patriotic way.
Issa’s Resort 2013 brings us a simple dress in a strong hue of red that can
represent the U.S.A without going overboard.
Balmain goes all blue for this patriotic outfit option. Plus denim? Totally American all the way!
A strong red like in this Givenchy design can have many
interpretations, but all we see is ‘America’ this July Fourth.
Ocean blue trousers with white stripes and
a dark red coat make for a patriotic Prada
Paul Gaultier pairs blue with blue in this classic maxi, topped off with
a chic turban for a stylish holiday.
Acne's latest designs show off a collaboration of two national colors.
Posen’s all-white look from the Resort 2013 collection
encompasses one of the USA’s most patriotic colors.
pairs strong shades of red and blue in this design for Resort 2013.
Collette Dinnigan design is a pure ocean blue, straight off of our flag.
The classic vibe of Fendi makes for the perfect patriotic look.
Floral has been made patriotic by this Michael van der Ham look.
All three of our amazing colors are featured in this Tsumori Chisato top and matching bag.
The patriotic blue really pops on the classic white in this Resort 2013 Jason Wu look.
A rusty red and sky blue represent our pride in this Diane von Furstenberg outfit.
Blue on blue on blue. Balenciaga takes our beloved color to the max.
Alexander Wang went all out with pure white in his Resort 2013 collection, which with right accessories are totally on par with Fourth of July festivities.
All we're missing is the blue with this red dress and red and white shoes bye J. Mendel.
We've got blue fever with these Rachel Zoe Resort 2013 looks. Way to represent our flag, Rachel.
This muted red Burberry Prorsum look brings out one of our most prized colors. Patriotic to the max.
Nanette Lepore runs with the all white theme for this patriotic holiday.
This is the ultimate patriotic look thanks to Rebecca Minkoff.
A patriotic blue ensemble by Rag & Bone is perfect for nighttime fireworks.
You can never go wrong with this all red Christian Dior outfit that is sure to make a statement of loyalty this holiday.
VPL demonstrates their support to America with this blue and white look that resembles our very own flag.
Nothing says Fourth of July like a maxi dress by Marc Jacobs in our country's brilliant colors.
This simple white Elizabeth and James look is accented with blue sandals that will keep you cool on this hot Fourth of July.
This Derek Lam look is the ideal patriotic outfit to stay comfy while shooting fireworks.
These Marni separates would not be the same solo, but together they make the picture perfect match for the holiday.