Cinco de Mayo: a Mexican holiday, an American tradition. Though the holiday was created to celebrate Mexican heritage and pride, other than the city of Puebla- where the victorious Battle of Puebla took place in 1862- it is mostly celebrated in America. Nicknamed Drinko de Mayo, (because we need every reason to make up an excuse to drink) this holiday has been gaining nationwide popularity over the years, including in the fashion industry.
The day-long fiesta is all about bold colors and embroidered flowers. From margaritas to mariachi bands, here are a 6 vibrant Cinco de Mayo- inspired garments that will make you want to join the party!
Ecote Embroidered Front Soft Kimono Jacket
Inspiration: Mexican embroidery. $49.99 Urban Outfitters