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Ready to shop ‘til you drop? Our patriotic hit list (jewelry, accessories, and so much more) is, quite frankly, the bomb!
Here’s the sparkler that’s definitely going to light up your night: Chandon Classic Brut—one of our favorite, affordable bubblys–has introduced a Limited Edition bottle to help you toast the holiday in style. The all-American label is perfectly cheering…the sparkling wine even more so. $21.99; bevo.com
Take the chic of classic gladiator flats and add the punch of festive red and you’ve got a bonafide holiday on your hands—or rather, feet. The edgy Schutz Erlina Sandal pairs perfectly with everything from day dresses to skinny white jeans, so you can walk comfortably (and stylishly) on the wild side this summer. $200; revolveclothing.com
Iconic and hot all at the same time, Ray Ban’s Original Gold Aviators have been amped up with seriously sexy mirrored lenses that will have you seeing blue. Polarized for the crispest, clearest vision, these are sunglasses you’re going to want to flag down right now. $199.95; sunglasshut.com
A Striped Straw Tote needs to play a starring role in your summer wardrobe: This one’s roomy and relevant, with a magnetic snap closure, lined interior, and multiple compartments for all your beachy must-haves. $39.99; saksoff5th.com
This high-impact, opaque Pretty Amazing Lipcolor cushions your pout with texture, shine, and big-time polish. Choose our favorite shade for the holiday—aptly named “Strength”—and you’ll be powerfully pulled together in a flash. $9.50; bareescentuals.com
Gold stars, this is. We’re seeing them in the form of 10K Studs that are bling-y enough to have you grinning from ear to ear, yet diminutive enough for every day. (But frankly, we like them shining brightly at night.) $44.99; macys.com
Take the hottest colorblock bikini, turn it out in a red-hot shade, and you’ll literally be setting off fireworks left and right. This Solid & Stripe Miranda Two-Piece—made of the finest Italian swim fabric–has contrast edging, a halter/triangle cut, and coverage that’s perfectly fitting for beach or poolside. $78 each; modaoperandi.com
A Stars-and-Stripe Beach Towel, that is! This deliciously patriotic pattern is done up in a polished cotton terry, so you’ll be shining from sea to sea. $19.99; ae.com
When everyone else is putting out the predictable flag cake, go for a more explosive, showy dessert with this Red, White, and Blueberry Trifle. Sweet slices of angel food cake and fruity goodness are nestled between heady layers of cream-cheese whipped cream—a decidedly refreshing twist on the usual Fourth of July fare.
You’ve invested plenty in gorgeous hair color; now wear your red (and brunette) proudly by caring for it with products that maintain the rich gleam between appointments: Joico’s Color Infuse Red-Enhancing Shampoo and Conditioner puts color-stripping to a screeching halt. Color Balance Blue corrects brunette hair on contact—banishing those overly warm, orange tones that love to creep up in summer. And Color Endure’s Sulfate-Free ingredients gently protect color from the big fade, while suffusing each strand with silky nourishment. $16-$18.