You’ve got the apple pie, sparklers and July 4 barbecue festivities all set. Next up?
Take a break from all your Independence Day planning and enjoy our rundown of 13 great patriotic style icons—past and present—who’ll no doubt be remembered for their country’s loyalty as well as for their sometimes over-the top (and sometimes not) ensembles.
Patriotic Style Icons
A Man in Uniform and Blue Suede Shoes: Elvis Presley
Credit: Elvis Presley Post 249He gyrated those hips faster than a dashboard bobblehead cruising 90 miles per hour down a freeway riddled with potholes. He served in the military (and was even known to donate his pay to charity). All that, and he looked great every step of the way. Whether he wore sequins or military pins on his clothes, had long sideburns or none at all, his style was certainly head-turning and unforgettable.
What are some of your favorite patriotic style icons? Let us know…then get out there and enjoy your July 4! Be safe and have fun, fashionistas!