Reader Simara wrote in recently saying, “I have a fashion emergency!! I need an outfit for a Memorial Day Barbecue. Can you offer some cute bbq ideas? I really want to try and pull off the cropped top, but any other ideas would be great.”
Of course! Show off your patriotic side for Memorial Day in outfits that play up the good old red, white, and blue. Though you’re probably super excited about brushing off your summer whites, go for patterned looks in case an errant splash of barbecue sauce comes your way. Skew towards flat sandals for comfort or a subtle wedge heel if you need a little height.
Try these on for size:

Whether you want to dress up or dress down, we’ve got you covered: