It’s almost summertime, and while we could put our hard-earned dollars toward a practical work blouse, a new bikini or pair of sandals sounds so much more exciting. We’re going to go ahead and chase that thrill, so come along with us to check out the best waterfront items the web has to offer, from a ridiculously chic beach towel to the printed cover-up you’re going to wear everywhere.
Jadetribe Beach Pom Tote ($144)
We have one word for you: pom-poms!
Stash your halter bikinis until next season; this summer, we’re all about a bra-inspired top.
Garrett Leight Machado Sunglasses ($295)
Clear sunglasses are just as versatile as black shades, and feel that much more special.
Janessa Leone Jane Hat ($185)
A boater hat feels like a fresh alternative to a fedora.
Ruby Mint Meridian Striped Towel ($78)
From the fringe edging to the oversized super soft fabric, it's no wonder Ruby Mint is a favorite among beach-goers in the know.
Lisa Marie Fernandez Lauren Flounce Bikini ($400)
Loeffler Randall Sawyer D’orsay Sandals ($158)
You can go ahead and call us twinkle toes.
Max Mara Carote Tunic ($541)
A breezy tunic is the ideal cover-up.
MiH Jeans The Halsy Cut-Off Shorts ($150)
You know those vintage shorts you’ve never been able to find? These have the same vibe, minus the endless hunting.
Pixie Market Sugar Baby Lace Romper ($56)
Can you ever really have enough sweet little lacy things? That was a rhetorical question.
Spitfire BBX Sunglasses ($36)
Stand out in a sea of plastic sunglasses with this unique metal pair.
Topshop Tile Print Saffiano Tote Bag ($72)
Doesn’t this patterned tote remind you of gorgeous Moroccan tile?
Two by Vince Camuto Shirt and Skirt ($168)
Keep this post-beach outfit in your tote so you can go straight from the sand to the surf bar.
Madewell Large Zip Pouch ($32)
Stash your keys, cell, and cash in a printed pouch inside your beach bag.
Related: How To Care For Your Bathing Suits
Kaanas Marrakech Cabo Shoes ($99)
Behold: the perfect shoes that go beyond the beach.