There’s nothing more aggravating than getting ready to head to the beach on a perfect summer day and then realizing you’re missing an essential such as sunglasses or a hat or, worse yet, arriving there and remembering then that you forgot something. Well, not to fear, because today we’re bringing you every beach essential you could possibly think of, all in one place and all under $100. That’s right! Sandals, beach towel, cover-up—this is your chance to stock up on anything you may be missing (or simply need to upgrade) for the summer days ahead. And once you have all the necessary items, we suggest revisiting this post and pre-packing that beach bag for your next day of fun in the sun—just so that you don’t leave anything out. Your dreams of being the best dressed girl on the sand are about to become a reality.
You can thank us later, but for now, shop our affordable and beach-ready picks below!
This simple bikini makes a big impression.
ASOS Seersucker Stripe Beach Crop Top Co-Ord ($26) and Seersucker Stripe Beach Short Co-ord ($30)
Throw these in your bag for post-beach partying.
We love statement sunnies.
A good book makes the hours fly by while you get that perfect tan!
Wear this with denim shorts and sandals for a chic post-beach look.
Adorn your ears with these non-basic headphones.
This classic style will have you made in the shade all day long.
This towel was made for Instagramming.
Cutoffs are my personal favorite fuss-free alternative to a beach cover-up.
No one would ever guess these chic sandals only cost $30.
No dead phone for you!
Wear this with your best high-waisted bikini or one-piece.
Opening Image: @SongofStyle