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The Ultimate Memorial Day Guide

Memorial Day is a holiday dedicated to honoring our fallen veterans. This day should represent the patriotism of our country and bring all loved ones together. Whether you celebrate Memorial Day at the beach, a BBQ, or a baseball game, be sure to recognize those who sacrificed their lives protecting our country. This Memorial Day, Escapada Living has put together the perfect guide to help you rock your holiday weekend! These outfits and recipes will be the standout of any patriotic event!

What To Eat:

Revolutionary Berries

These strawberries are a healthy and easy patriotic dessert that will be a hit at every party!

red white and blue berries

{Photo and Recipe via Holidays Page}

Red White and Blueberry Popsicles

Treat yourself to one of these refreshing all American pops on a hot summer day!  Made from just blueberries, raspberries, and Greek yogurt, these make the perfect guilt-free dessert!

ice pops memorial day

{Photo and Recipe via The View From Great Island}


What to Drink:

Blackberry Mint Ginger Fizz

Muddled blackberries and mint are a refreshing base for a cocktail that will jumpstart your summer season.  Topped with mint and blackberries, this drink is sure to be a crowd pleaser!

blackberry mint ginger fizz

{Photo and Recipe via Grey Is The New Black}

Red White and Blue Sangria

Sangria is everyone’s go-to summer drink.  There are so many ways to mix up your basic sangria recipe.  This version uses Pinot Noir as a base, along with brandy, cranberry juice, orange juice and various seasonal fruits! 

red white and blue sangria

{Photo and Recipe via Noble Pig}


What To Wear:

Escapada Living has the perfect patriotic attire for every summer holiday.  From our red white and blue Regatta print, to the classic navy and white Tampa print, there’s a summer dress fit for everyone’s style.

The Sleeveless Daphne Tunic Dress is here just in time for the summer season!  Based on our best selling Mimi Tunic dress, this sleeveless version will keep you cool durring those hot summer months.  Shop for the Daphne Tunic Dress here!

Shop all styles in the red white and blue Regatta print here!

The Sleeveless Kinsley Dress is the perfect dress for All-American holidays, along with every other summer weekend.  The gold buttons, smocked neckline, and tie belt give this dress effortless style! Shop for the Kinsley Dress here!

memorial day escapada

White jeans and a cute top is the perfect transitional outfit for those cooler spring nights.  This Sleeveless Kimmy Top looks great paired with jeans or shorts, so you can wear it all summer long!  Get your Sleeveless Kimmy Top here!

kimmy top escapada living

The Lynette Top is one of our best selling styles and is now available in solid Navy! Dress it up with some patriotic jewelry for a polished summer look! Shop the Lynette Top here! Also, check out the ¾ Sleeve Corbin Top, now available in White and Navy!  Shop for it here!

red white and blue escapada