The only Fourth of July outfit inspiration you need


From the totally chic to the adorably cliché, Plato’s Closet has the exact outfit you need to celebrate the Fourth of July in style. You can let that patriotic flag fly and deck yourself out in the American flag from head to toe, or even tone it down with an outfit that requires a bit more thought and coordination. Here are nine outfits to inspire you – all from Plato’s Closet! Stop by before your celebration to complete your look before the big fireworks.


  1. A blue and white striped skirt and some red sunnies

This is a simple and classy outfit that’s fit for any celebration! Not loud or over the top, this dressed up look can easily be toned down for a casual vibe by pairing it with a pair Keds.

White lace halter style crop top: Rolla Coster brand / Size medium / $6

Blue and white striped skirt: Miami brand / Size small / $10

Blue sneakers: Keds brand / Size 7.5 / $8

Red heart shaped sunglasses: $6.99


julyfourth-romper-arrow2. A blue romper paired with a red and blue button down

Chances are you’re going to be setting off fire works well into the night. A light button down shirt is great for when the weather starts to get a bit chilly. Even if you don’t end up needing that extra layer, it looks great tied around your waist.

Ruffled blue romper: Forever 21 brand / Size small / $7

Red, white and blue flannel: Charlotte Russe brand / Size large / $8

White sneakers: Keds brand / Size 10 / $8

julyfourth-starskirt-arrow 3. All about the stars and stripes

I get that you’ve got some mad love for your country (no matter how frustrated you are with this election.) Let it show! No one will question what country your heart belongs to when you wear this.

USA crop top: Miami Style brand / Size medium / $6

Star skirt: Victoria’s Secret brand / Size large / $6

Black flats: Rue 21 brand / Size 6.5 / $6

Blue sunglasses: $6.99


julyfourth-tassledress-arrow 4. A simple red dress with blue accessories 

For those of you who prefer something simple, yet will still go well with the traditional Fourth of July color palette, a solid colored dress might be the way to go. Just top it off with some striped shoes and the right accessory and you’re good to go!

Red dress: Miami brand / Size medium / $14

Blue purse: $6

Stripe flats: Size 6 / $10


julyfourth-tassleshirt-arrow 5. Casual and comfy tank paired with shorts. 

If you’re going to the park or cooking out with family for the holidays, this is the ideal pick for you. It’s easy to move around in and you won’t have to fuss with it when you’re chasing around all your nieces and nephews. Just be careful not to mess up your crisp new white shorts!

Red tank top with a fringe bottom: Rue 21 brand / Size large / $3

White shorts: Rue 21 brand / Size 5/6 / $5

Blue flats: Maurices brand / Size 7.5 / $8

Blue sunnies: $6.99



6. Flags, flags and even more flags

Just like the last overly patriotic outfit, there’s no second guessing where you’re from. This outfit literally screams, “I’m from the U.S. of A, baby!” Go on, let that flag fly high.

American flag tank: Arizona brand / Size large / $8

American flag pocket shorts: Vibrant brand / Size medium / $8

American flag flats: Rue 21 brand / Size 10 / $6


julyfourth-tassleskirt-arrow 7. Tassel skirt, crop top and wedges

This isn’t your ordinary Fourth of July outfit. While every one else is wearing the same old, same old outfit, mix it up and get creative with a combination like this.

Maroon crop top: Charlotte Russe brand / Size medium / $6

Blue/gray tassel skirt: Windsor brand / Size medium / $8

Red and white striped wedges: Rue 21 brand / size 7.5 / $6


julyfourth-overalls-arrow 8. Denim overalls with a blue and white striped tank and red accessories

I don’t know about you, but to me overalls are the epitome of summer. When I think overalls, I think of playing outside and summer breezes. Let this classic be apart of your holiday outfit by pairing it with some stripes and red accessories. You can keep that casual look by styling it with blue sneakers, or jazz it up with some sparkly red flats.

Blue and white striped tank: Size small / $6

Denim overalls: Mossimo brand / Size extra small / $6

Skinny red belt: $3

Sparkly red flats: Size 6 / $4

Blue and white polka dot sneakers: Keds brand / Size 7.5 / $12


julyfourth-dress-arrow 9. White dress paired with a red sleeveless cardigan and blue accessories 

If you’re going to a holiday party where you may want to dress up a bit more, this outfit is ideal. It’s not only adorable, but also comfy! To dress up the look even more, consider pairing the dress with heals instead. However, if you’re going to be standing around and lighting fire works, some cute flats might be the way to go.

White dress: Charlotte Russe brand / Size medium / $10

Red sleeveless cardigan: Absolute Angel brand / Size small / $6

Blue necklace: $3

White flats: Nine West brand / Size 6.5 / $10

I hope this has you inspired to shake up your look this holiday. Spend time with your friends and family, set off some fireworks, and make sure to take a moment to remember what this celebration is all about.









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