Memorial Day Cookout
Memorial Day is one of my favorite holidays because a) last year I got married Memorial Day weekend and b) it's the kick off to summer! It's the perfect excuse to host a backyard BBQ with friends, family, and plenty of great food. So be inspired by a little red, white, and blue goodness today and start planning your own Memorial Day celebration!
Red Rope Cuff
Minimalism gets a shot of Americana with this elegant wrist-wear from Bauble Bar. Go for some laid-back luxe with a crisp lucite cuff featuring nautical details.
Gold Chain Sandals
Walk like a goddess in these gorgeous gold chain sandals from Dolce Vita. Back-zip closure with leather upper and captivating chain detail. Wrapped microwedge heel with leather sole.
Painted American Flag
This wooden flag from Pottery Barn is made entirely of recycled pine and then painted for a rustic finish. 50" wide x 27" high. Detailed with a distressed painted finish and sealed with lacquer for moisture resistance.
Stuffed Cheddar Burgers
Everyone knows the key to a good cookout is great food, so impress your guests with this delicious stuffed cheddar burger recipe! Image and recipe: Southern Living
Create a patriotic dessert table with homemade pies and fresh fruit tarts shaped like stars! Image: Martha Stewart Weddings
Welcome to Our BBQ
Get creative with themed signage for your summer festivities using your own imagination or fun printables like these! Image: Hostess With the Mostess
Navy Polka Dot Dress
This polka dot skater dress by Asos features a round neckline, sleeveless styling, a pin buckle belt to the waist, a flared skirt and a keyhole cut-out to reverse. Designed with a short cut length. Available in two colors. Shown in Navy.
Red Summer Dress
This lightweight red dress from Asos is perfect for summer picnics! Featuring a sweetheart neckline, a fitted bodice with a button through front, soft A-line skirt with pleated detailing, adjustable shoulder straps, and a cut-out back with a shirred panel to the reverse. Available in two colors. Shown in Red.
Red + Blue Lemonade Cocktail
While the kids sip on Coca-Colas, serve this simple and delicious cocktail to the adults! This limoncello spritzer with blueberries and raspberries is both festive and easy to make. Image and recipe: Betty Crocker
Men's Chambray Shirt
Faded J.Crew cotton chambray shirt in blue with white buttons, button cuffs, a collar tab and concealed collar buttons. A classic Americana-inspired piece, this shirt has a love-worn finish for instant homestead heritage.
Peanut Favor Bags
As American as baseball and apple pie, have single servings of roasted peanuts in individual paper bags for easy favors. Image: On to Baby
Mason Jars + Striped Straws
Embrace vintage Americana by serving refreshing drinks in mason jars with . Image: On to Baby
$15.99 for 12
Bring back the taste of childhood with vintage-inspired bottle Coca Cola! Image: Wedding Chicks
$11.36 for a 6 pack
For easy DIY patriotic decor, pair cobalt glass bottles with bright flowers and a few scattered American flags! Image: Better Homes and Gardens
Red flowers + burlap
To add festive color to your table, try red flowers in mason jars, wrapped with burlap ribbon and red & white check fabric. Image: Catch My Party
$15.75 for 10 Yards of Burlap Ribbon
For a more sophisticated patriotic look, try clean neutrals and burlap with a bold navy and white striped table runner. Image: Style Me Pretty
Dust off the grill and get your chef's hat ready! It's time for summer barbecues to make their triumphant return with by these fun invitations from Tiny Prints.
$1.19 each for 50
Red Rope Cuff > baublebar.com, Gold Chain Sandals > zappos.com, Painted American Flag > potterybarn.com, Stuffed Cheddar Burgers > southernliving.com, Dessert Table > marthastewartweddings.com, Welcome to Our BBQ > hwtm.com, Navy Polka Dot Dress > asos.com, Red Summer Dress > asos.com, Red + Blue Lemonade Cocktail > bettycrocker.com, Men's Chambray Shirt > mrporter.com, Peanut Favor Bags > ontobaby.com, Mason Jars + Striped Straws > amazon.com, Vintage Coca-Cola > amazon.com, Patriotic Decor > bhg.com, Red flowers + burlap > amazon.com, Tablescape Inspiration > stylemepretty.com, BBQ Invite > tinyprints.com