5 memorial day style icons

+ the tricks to channel them this weekend.

by liza darwin and steff yotka

Finally, Memorial Day weekend is here! But before you start thinking about the beach/BBQ/pool party/whatever you're going to be doing in approximately an hour, stop and get inspired by our Memorial Day muses first.

From a French prepster like Jean Seberg in Breathless to boho stoner babe Milla Jovovich in Dazed and Confused, we've picked our favorite cool girls to channel this weekend. And since Monday marks the unofficial beginning of summer, don't be surprised if you find yourself dressing like these style icons all season long...we know we will. 

If you want to go preppy, channel Jean Seberg in Breathless with Hye Park & Lune Shirt--$84

Kate Spade Glasses--$68

Benefit Mascara--$23

If you want to go sporty, channel Kate Bosworth in Blue Crush.

Hurley Bikini--about $45 each piece

Urban Outfitters Shorts--$54

Clarins Sunscreen--$41

If you want to go bohemian, channel Milla Jovovich in Dazed and Confused.

Nasty Gal Jeans--$80

Free People Shirt--$88

Bumble and Bumble Hair Oil--$38

If you want to go pink, channel Reese Witherspoon in Legally Blonde.

Christies Bikini -- $140

Courreges Oversized Pink Sunglasses -- $455

Dior Addict Lip Polish -- $31

If you want to go patriotic, channel Michelle Williams and Kirsten Dunst in Dick.

Nasty Gal Tank -- $45

Pandora Daisy Studs -- $45

Bobbi Brown Art Stick in Sunset Orange -- $26