Zara Has the Perfect Fourth of July Dress (and It's on Sale)

Come Fourth of July, wearing red, white, and/or blue just comes with the territory—but dressing to the theme of the holiday doesn't mean it has to be cheesy. In fact, our pick for the holiday is a dress that we've already spotted all over the streets of NYC courtesy of none other than Zara. The lightweight gingham mini is airy enough for surviving the summer heat, and the high neck guarantees you'll survive the day sunburn-free.

Whether your plans involve picnicking, pool-partying, or just keeping things low-key, this style does the job. Add a straw hat and sandals, or throw it over your bikini, and you're good to go. If you're still not quite convinced, here's one added bonus: The style is currently on sale. So you'll have more to put toward your barbecue budget for the coming weekend.

Read on to see the dress that you'll want to wear this Fourth of July (and afterward too), along with a few similar styles we love!