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11 Festive Accessories for Cinqo de Mayo

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As you may have heard, Sunday is Cinco de Mayo! The holiday, which celebrates Mexico's symbolic 1862 victory over France, isn't hugely popular in Mexico itself, but it has become an opportunity for Americans to drink celebrate Mexican culture and heritage. It is also an ideal time to break out all the happy, colorful prints that have been stashed away in Tupperware under your bed all winter. So whether you're channeling a sombrero vibe with J.Crew's Panama Hat (and then rocking it all summer long) or layering on bold necklaces folk dance style, here are a handful of ways to bring modern Cinco de Mayo mojo to the party. Olé! —Cleo Zancope

1. Lalesso Matunda S Fruit, $45 at Soludos
2. Tanner Flat Sandal, $395 at Tory Burch
3. Collection Mercado Popover, $395 at J.Crew
4. Graphic Me Up Top, $67.99 at Modcloth
5. Fan Fringe Necklace, $148 at J.Crew
6. Panama Hats, $58 each at J.Crew
7. Bones and Feather Collective Oval Signet Ring, $55 at BaubleBar
8. Triple Combination Necklace in Metal and Tribal Style Fabric, $29.90 at Zara
9. Buffalo Head with Turquoise Horns Necklace, $35.90 at Zara
10. Proenza Schouler Baja Suede-Trimmed Striped Tweed Jacket, $1475 at Net-a-Porter
11. Proenza Schouler Baja Suede-Trimmed Striped Tweed Shorts, $695 at Net-a-Porter

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