When the sun gets hot and days get longer, all East Coasters are drawn to the shore. Be it the Cape, the Vineyard, or the Hamptons, people from the East dominate our coast's summer hotspots. And what better excuse to party by the sea than the day of our nation's birth? Whether cruising around the water or partying on land, one thing was for sure- the East Coast got down this July Fourth. Here's how and where the best celebrations by the water took place in our East Coast Fourth of July Instagram round up. More»
[Could there BE a better way to celebrate your freedom than by skydiving into the Day and Night party?]
Americans love an excuse to justify a long weekend of day drinking and going out until 6am, and the Hamptons scene this past weekend proved to be TEEMING with all sorts of folks coming together with one common cause: to celebrate our freedom in the most wild ways possible. From beach BBQ's to the unforgettably patriotic outfits spotted at chic pool parties, check out our roundup of some of our favorite 4th of July Instagrams from the Hamptons over the weekend....
Lovers of Lilly Pulitzer's preppy bright hues and tropical prints are in their element during the summer months. There's no better occasion for strutting around in your Lilly sundress than when you're brunching on Martha's Vineyard or clam baking in the Hamptons. But what about when it's back to reality? While these eye-catching looks are the uniform when you're shore-side, it can be tough to transition them into your daily wardrobe. We've got some useful street style examples to help take your favorite Lilly looks from the cobblestone streets of Edgartown to the bustling streets of Manhattan. Click through for 6 ways to wear your Lilly Pulitzer long after your beach vacation is over. More»
Over the weekend in the Hamptons, Ben Watts hosted his 10th annual Shark Attack Sounds at the Montauk Yacht Club with Theophilus London and Chelsea Leyland, DJ LARiot skydived into Gurneys Inn for the Day & Night Independence Day party, Sports Illustrated Supermodel Ariel Meredith celebrated the 1st Annual Voss Foundation Benefit at Georgica, and so much more! More»
Forget cliche American flag bikini tops and frocks. Guests at Ben Watts' Shark Attack Sounds party on Friday showed us innovative ways to pay tribute to our country and fun ways to style classic summer whites. Click through our slideshow to see our favorite looks from Shark Attack at the Montauk Yacht Club. More»
Having a moral hangover after the weekend shenanigans in the Hamptons? Monday morning was a rude awakening for all of us in the office, and we're going to try and relive the holiday weekend by hand-selecting some of the best party shots on Instagram. These Hamptons photos will probably put the party-quality of your past weekend to shame, and give you a little relief that someone else out there is also having a rough Monday.
We're still not 100% recovered from the 4th of July weekend, but on the bright side, we're nursing our hangover by the pool. Follow @gofghamptons!
Hitting the Hamptons? Partying at Nobadeer beach in Nantucket? Enjoying the fireworks in Newport? No matter where you spend your Fourth of July Weekend, one thing's for sure...you have to do it in style. This holiday weekend is the perfect time to release your inner prep. Play Kennedy for the weekend in stars and stripes of all sorts. From a pool-side barbecue to fire-work viewing, Guest of a Guest will make sure you are the chicest patriot. Pack some of our favorite red, white, and blue digs this weekend from our Fourth of July Preppy style guide. More»
With the 4th of July weekend just hours away (t-26 hours until you're on the road), it's time to start packing your patriotic essentials. Click through for the list of head-to-toe necessities to keep you prepared and styled for the long holiday weekend. More»
Most people have either experienced house guests from hell themselves or have heard horror stories from friends. They are the type of guests who makes life miserable for their hosts during their entire stay, leaving perpetual messes and costing their host their hard-earned time and money. These are the type of guests who are clueless as to why they never receive invites back into the homes of their friends. But what if — gasp — it turns out that you are that clueless person, and you are going to visit your friends in the Hamptons for the upcoming holiday? Fear not. By following these seven tips, you can rehabilitate yourself and once again enjoy couch and bed surfing to your heart's delight.
We're just counting down the hours until it's time to jet-out East this weekend (and just praying that we can call in sick on Friday). Hopefully the weather holds out and our Friday "sick-day" works, because the Hamptons are full of can't-miss parties. From Ben Watt's annual Shark Attack Sounds Party taking over the Montauk Yacht Club (and hopefully going past 11:30 pm) to the Voss Foundation's First Annual Benefit at Georgica, it's going to be a crazy 4th of July! More»
In true New York summer fashion, the party moved from the city to the Hamptons over the weekend, with well-dressed guests decked out to attend events all around town. From a special screening of "The Way, Way Back," to an Elle Decor celebration, to a 4th of July Warm Up party, click through to see which guests won us over with their summertime looks, including Little white dresses, lots of florals and pops of color.
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