A pattern that's synonymous with summer

Stripes are the official pattern of summer. Not just reserved for patriotic July 4 celebrations, stripes are now found on every warm-weather product from your trunks to your towels. This classic pattern's simple and crisp design is a sure-fire way to complement almost everyone's style.

1. Modern stripe beach towel, $69 at Williams Sonoma Home

2. Galvanized Americana tray, $32 at Pottery Barn

3. BP striped ruffle wrap dress, $55 at Nordstrom

4. Melamine salad plates, set of four, $34 at Pottery Barn

5. On the Rocks acrylic glasses, $26 at Pottery Barn

6. Blue-and-white striped flatware set, $16 at Crate & Barrel

7. Southern Tide seersucker swim trunks, $85 at Nordstrom

8. Outdoor wide-striped pillow cover, $69 at Williams Sonoma Home