Remember when your mother went on a shopping spree every summer only to return with the most embarrassing “patriotic” shirts she could find “so you’ll look adorable on the Fourth”? If you don’t, count yourself lucky, because patriotic or not, you’ve got to agree that in most cases, stars and stripes aren’t exactly fashion-friendly.
Luckily for celebs, playing the patriotic card often gets you a pass with the fashion police. If it were any other day, we’d be lambasting these 13 celebs for donning these ridiculous outfits, but hey, it’s the Fourth of July. Let the patriotic flags fly!