For a fancy July 4th party, a preppy striped tie in our nation’s tricolor is perfect for dressing up a red, white, or blue button-down.
Coppingford tie, Jack Wills ($69.50). 54 Jobs Lane, Southampton, 287-8750
Make like Lady Liberty in fluttery blue layers and draping, but stay this side of modern with an on-trend high-low bottom.
Maxi dress, JAY GODFREY ($395). Intermix, 64 Main St., Southampton, 283-8510
Striped nautical tees are top-of-mind for menswear this summer, so a blue-and-white striped shirt is a solid style investment beyond Independence Day.
Falcon cotton striped scooped V-neck, Christopher Fischer ($240). 67 Main St., East Hampton, 907-0900
Warding off nighttime chills is key when watching waterfront fireworks. Blue & Cream offers the ultimate Independence Day ensemble—a breezy white sundress topped with a blue bomber, finished with cherry-on-the-bottom red boots.
IRO Anabela leather jacket in blue ($1,195), Appolina dress ($298), Rag&Bone Newbury in red canvas ($495). Blue & Cream, 60 The Circle, East Hampton, 329-1392
Stylishly beat the forecasted July 4th heat with a color-blocked red, white, and blue tank top.