How to Be ‘Extra’ This Fourth of July, According to These 10 Celebs
It’s the same thing every year: Fourth of July rolls around, and we’re stuck grilling hamburgers for 50 neighbors and fourth cousins twice removed we haven’t seen since, oh, last Fourth of July. This year, it’s time for a change. We’re taking a page out of Kristen Bell’s and Mariah Carey’s playbook and celebrating Independence Day with these ten extra (i.e., as over the top as it gets) celeb-approved tips.
INVEST IN MATCHING PJS LIKE KRISTEN BELL AND DAX SHEPARD
Patriotic onesies? Don’t mind if we do.
MATCH YOUR OUTFIT TO YOUR TABLESCAPE
Be the extra accessory your brunch needs.
OR STAGE A SPACE-THEMED PHOTO SHOOT LIKE KARLIE KLOSS
Star-spangled helmet optional. Fierceness required.
MODEL YOUR OUTFIT AFTER MILEY CYRUS CIRCA 2015
The more sparkle, the better.
OR MIMIC JOE JONAS’S SNAZZY DUDS
He’s a party animal.
YOU COULD CELEBRATE ON A YACHT OFF THE COAST OF CAPRI LIKE MARIAH CAREY
What’s with the nylons, Mimi?
OR MAKE A MUSIC VIDEO OF YOU HOSTING A PARTY AT YOUR MANSION LIKE SELENA GOMEZ
Be sure to jump in the pool with all your clothes on at the end.
WHILE YOU’RE IN THERE, FILM A SAUCY VIDEO WITH AN AMERICAN FLAG LIKE ALESSANDRA AMBROSIO
Bonus points if you add a cowboy hat.
AND TAKE A SUPER PATRIOTIC PHOTO LIKE ROB LOWE
Handsome is as handsome does.
LASTLY, YOU SHOULD DEFINITELY GET FESTIVE WITH YOUR BFF LIKE DEBRA MESSING AND MARISKA HARGITAY
Hair poms and scrunchies forever.
Additional reporting by Alexandra Hough