Americana-inspired fashion for the Fourth of July

An American flag print scarf is $24.95 at Lane Bryant.
An American flag print scarf is $24.95 at Lane Bryant. Lane Bryant

Whether it’s stars and stripes or the traditional red, white and blue, it’s easier than ever to find styles to add spark to outfits for the Fourth of July weekend and all summer long.

Head to the pool or the lake in stars-and-stripes board shorts for men, $26.94 at Old Navy. Easy-to-care-for 100 percent polyester and machine washable.

Patriotic kicks from Keds feature red-and-white stars or red-and-white stripes and two sets of laces: tonal round and white cotton, $39.95 at

Lane Bryant offers an Americana Collection of shirts, dresses, scarves, socks and more. One of the most versatile pieces is the flag-print scarf, $24.95.

More shopping news

▪  Fable + Flame at 125 Burt Road will host its semi-annual warehouse sale through Saturday. Save up to 80 percent on home decor and accessories.

Fourth of July sales

▪  The Fleur De Flea Vintage Urban Market, an outdoor show featuring more than 150 vendors, is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 231 Witherspoon Street in Louisville at the Festival Plaza Waterfront Park. Admission is free. Food trucks and drink vendors will be on site. Go to for more info.

▪  The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass in Simpsonville will celebrate Independence Day with a holiday sale featuring 20 to 70 percent off already discounted prices. At Chico’s, the entire store is 30 to 60 percent off through Monday. At the J. Crew Factory store save 50 percent on select item through Tuesday. At the Hanesbrands outlet, save up to 75 percent off clearance Friday through Monday.

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Harriett Hendren: 859-231-3175