In case you haven’t already figured it out, Taylor Swift is a lot cooler than you. In fact, this year she seems to have instituted her own new holiday: Instapendence Day.
Yes, each 4th of July all Americans come together in celebrating their right to document every moment of their existence on social media. Despite her penchant for British compatriots, Taylor’s no exception — her holiday just looks a lot better than ours. (Seriously, does she live in a magazine spread?)
First, there’s this patriotic conflagration of beautiful skinny people:
Next up, we’ve got Taylor being her regular level of uber-cute with Ed Sheeran for some reason and a teensy American flag:
And finally, Taylor and her brother Austin (who — surprise — is remarkably hot) lighting some sparklers on a tasty-looking fruit-speckled flag cake:
We hope you had as happy and fashionable a Fourth of July as Taylor did! Here’s to all the past and future Instapendence Days.