20 Products That Show Your American Pride
June is when we celebrate Flag Day, which marches right into the Fourth of July. Let your surroundings reflect a patriotic spirit -- easy to do thanks to the old stars and stripes being a perennially popular warm-weather motif. Here's how to do it, from products somewhat patriotic to the full-out Star-Spangled Banner.
Price: $12 | Buy it on Oriental Trading
These reusable, non-woven polyester Patriotic Flag Tote Bags come in sets of 12, perfect for party favors as well as for quick grocery trips, or going to the library or the park. At less than $1 each, it's okay to misplace one or two along the way.
Price: $20 | Buy it on AmericanFlags.com
There's something special about flying your own real U.S. flag. This sturdy but lightweight 2- by 3-foot nylon flag is made in America, with components sourced here too. Its red, white, and blue are guaranteed for a year.
Price: $49 | Buy it on Amazon
Don't get too excited by the idea of having one of these 10-foot, used-car-lot-style attractions at a home or business without understanding that the blower is sold separately -- and can cost upward of $150. But it's a friendly, silly way to fly the flag.