Dress for July 4th in Style!
Versatile enough for the beach or business, Sperry Top-Sider's Anchor Print Infinity Scarf offers a dash of color and pattern to complement any outfit. Made from soft, lightweight cotton, this jersey scarf offers a stylish defense for cool summer evenings or the chilly office air conditioning. $30,
All American tote
Perfect for carrying beach, pool or parade-watching supplies, this festive printed tote bag features soft, double-rope handles, a magnetic snap closure and a woven lining with an interior compartment for summer essentials. $19.95, oldnavy.com.
Legend has it that the Panama hat gained its iconic status when President Theodore Roosevelt wore one on his visit to the Panama Canal. Since then, these stylish hats have graced the heads of cool-handed American greats like Ernest Hemingway and Paul Newman. Woven entirely by hand from toquilla palm fronds, it offers a tomboy touch to any ensemble. $58, jcrew.com.
Big and bold
Suitable for the beach or a picnic in the park, this ultra-soft, 64-inch square towel is roomy enough for the whole family. Its bold, trendy chevron stripes make it easy to spot from the pool or sea. The towel has an ultraviolet protection factor of 50-plus. Monogramming is available. $59, potterybarnkids.com.
L.L. Bean first introduced its French Sailor's Shirt in 1967 as a tribute to the shirts worn by French Navy sailors. Since then, generations have embraced the timeless nautical-inspired styling, which has weathered the storm of many fleeting fashion trends. Bonus: The comfortable rib-knit cotton offers multi-season wear. $34.95, llbean.com.