Pride Gear Roundup: The Essentials For Every Parade & March
From headbands to rainbow laces, these are the items you must check out for your Pride marches.
Pride Month is officially here! With the historic month falling during summer, it’s important to be fully stocked with all the gear for going out and being under the sun. You also need to express yourself with the best products that have a heavy utility factor. Striking that balance between Pride expression and utility can be a challenge. But from Polo Ralph Lauren UV-protected sunglasses to The North Face Explore rainbow-emblazoned hip pack, the products featured in this article don’t forsake style for purpose.
If your need is to fully express yourself, then what’s included here features a rainbow flower head crown that gives off a fun and proud vibe. Also, a glittery rainbow hand fan offers a dramatic flair while also utility to cool oneself off from the heat. And for everyone proud to display their pronouns when they go out, Amazon has pronoun pins for you to present your authentic self wherever you go.
For clothing, UGG has an all-gender pair of shorts with a rainbow print that makes a statement with its bold colors. Also, for all the LGBTQ+ cat lovers out there, the intersection between furry friends and Pride is in t-shirt form. Lastly, make sure to take care of your feet with Crocs clogs that give you comfort while marching during Pride and with Dr. Martens rainbow laces that queer up any pair of shoes.
Make sure to check out these items below.
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Available in over 15 patterns (although a Pride rainbow is our favorite), this fan has the utility to cool you off as you march through the summer sun while also making a proud fashion statement. Available for $19.99 on Amazon.
It's time to celebrate pronouns during Pride, and what better way to express who you are than proudly emblazoning your wardrobe with your pronouns. And this pack is representative of all the pronouns we identify with . For $46.99 on Amazon you get 210 buttons in bulk to share with everyone in the community!
When you're looking for brand recognition and utility, look no further than The North Face and the utility they provide in their fanny packs. Carry everything you need for a march or parade with it safely and securely attached to your person. This Pride design starts at $29.95 on Amazon.
When thinking or Pride wear, you want to stand out. The best way to do that is with UGG's all gender shorts starting at $27.18 a pair on Amazon. What we love is the inclusiveness of the colors used while also being bold enough to make a statement.
Nothing says style like some rainbow frames from Polo Ralph Lauren. On Amazon, these Pride essentials are on sale for $159.31 a pair. These beauties frame the face with a UV protection coating that will easily protect your eyes while you go out for a parade.
The beauty of Crocs is how perfectly well they take care of your feet. With Pride Month involving a lot of walking, these rainbow-designed shoes will keep your feet nice and relaxed while you go out marching. And they're on sale at Amazon for $34.99 a pair.
Now if you have your own pair of shoes but you're looking to Pride them up a bit, then Dr. Martens has you covered. On Amazon for $29.99, these rainbow laces help your Pride stand out no matter what you have on your feet.