- May 17, 2012
The iconic star spangled banner waves proudly in these stunning examples of patriotic photoshoots. The widely recognized stars and stripes have represented American nationalism and pride since it was first erected during the Civil War.

The red, white and blue flag demonstrates power and strength when waved over shoulders or draped across bodies. Old Glory has also inspired fashion designers alike, creating dresses, shirts and ensembles decked out in this patriotic pattern. Denim jeans and jackets provide the finishing touch to a true Americana spread.

When a country's flag waves proudly in the air, a spark of admiration beams among its citizens. These patriotic photoshoots showcase the big and bold American culture continues to be a source of influence and inspiration.

From Constitutional Celeb Covers to Boho Americana Editorials: