Happy Independence Day! If you’re breaking out the BBQ or sitting poolside, don’t let your fashion slack! The heat may be rising, but a comfortable and festive pair of shows will cap off the perfect 4th outfit without seeming like you went a little overboard in the party store. Whole these women may not be celebrating the holiday with their outfits, take a cut from these sturdy shoes that will last through a few drinks and a whole lot of fireworks.
Jennifer Hudson and Kate Spade Penny Wedge Sandal
A cork heel is a great way to balance out the dressiness of a heel with a dressed-down attitude of a backyard BBQ. Jennifer Hudson has lost weight and looks fabulous in a short denim frock and sky-high cork heel. These look like just a step away form a wedge, which is the sturdiest structure of heel. Kate Spade, the classic American woman’s brand has created the best shape of show for flouncing through the grass. The Penny Wedge Sandal has the festive bright red straps and fluid shape and structure of a partial wedge.
Blake Lively and Sperry Top-Sider Authentic Original 2 Eye Boat Shoe
Blake Lively looks laid back and preppy in a striped sweater, easy white jean and dark blue boat shoe. A boat shoe, paired with cutoffs or skinny jeans have a boathouse feel with just the right amount of style. July 4th is all about being comfortable and stylish as you sip on a cocktail or eat a burger next to the pool. Sperry Top-Sider is the classic boat shoe brand, with more styles and colors than any other. The Authentic Original 2 Eye Boat Shoe is the perfect mixture of festive Americana style and a comfortable and chic shape.
Jennifer Aniston and Tory Burch Adonis Stripe Wedge
Jennifer Aniston has been a fashion icon since her days of making millions laugh as Rachel on Friends. Her casual-cool style is magnified by her timeless beauty and classic fashion sense. A pair of baggy cargo pants paired with a fantastic pair of espadrille wedges is the perfect balance of relaxing style and fashion forward mixing. Wedges are the most structured and durable heel shape, especially when your runway is a backyard. The Tory Burch brand has mastered the style of an espadrille and the Adonis Stripe Wedge has the celebratory color scheme paired with the resilience of a wedge heel.