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This adorable bikini gives you
just the right amount of coverage for a cute summer day at the beach or pool.
The bright colors will look fantastic with your glowing summer skin.
Free Spirit Moderate Bikini Bottom, $11, forever21.com
Halter Fringe Bikini Top, $15, forever21.com
The frilled top on this suit is
the perfect option for your bestie’s annual end-of-year pool bash.
Floral Ruffle Bandeau, $15, forever21.com
Floral String Bikini Bottom, $10, forever21.com
white crochet bikini top is totally on trend this summer and will look great with
any skin tone.
Crochet Sunsuit Triangle Top, $8, americanapparel.net
bright bikni is perfect for catching the eye of that cute lifeguard you’ve been
Ruched Balconette Bikini Top, $13, forever21.com
Low Rise Ruched Bikini Bottom, $10, forever21.com
A solid hot pink suit would look
fab with so many different tops and bottoms, you’ll be able to mix and match it
with any suits you already have.
Strappy Triangle Bikini Top, $13, forever21.com
Favorite String Bikini Bottom, $10, forever21.com
These gladiator-inspired sandals make transitioning from day to night a breeze. Wear ‘em with shorts and a tank or a glam maxi.
City Classified Daren Beige and Gold Ankle Strap Thong Sandals, $16, lulus.com
We love the feeling of sand
between our toes, but not after we put our shoes on! These sandals won’t trap
sand between your tootsies, so they’re perfect for a long day at the
Women’s Woven-Strap Sandal, $23, oldnavy.gap.com
The geo pattern on these sandals
will catch the eye of every passerby. Rock them with confidence all summer
Womens Shi by Journeys Greta Sandal, $30, journeys.com
The beads on these shoes make
them a must have for hot summer nights. Try them with a floaty sundress and a glam headband.
Beaded Boho Sandals, $20, forever21.com
These sneaks are a necessity for days
spent wandering outside in the grass. The bright colors make them super cute
for warm summer afternoons.
Champion Anchors, $45, keds.com
We adore this bag for the pool or
beach this summer. The shells make the tote totally unique!
Sun N Sand Beaded Shells Woven Straw Tote, $45, kohls.com
The funky patterns on this tote
add a new dimension to your summer style.
Roxy Mystic Beach Tote, $40, zappos.com
How perfect is it that this tote
comes with its own bamboo beach matt? You’ll never have to carry a towel to lie
out on again.
Cabo Beige and Tan Beach Tote with Bamboo Mat, $26, lampsplus.com
This beach bag is perfect for when
you know you’re going to be taking a dip in the ocean, since you won’t have to
feel guilty about tossing your wet towel into this adorable plastic tote.
Crocs Classic Translucent Beach Tote, $30 (on sale), 6pm.com
This oversized beach bag has the
cutest nautical theme to it—perf for days by the ocean! Bonus: it’s big enough
to toss an extra towel into for your forgetful BFF.
Straw Bag, $40 (on sale), jessicalondon.com
Beach pants are so in this
season! Experiment with a new look with these funky pants to cover you up this
Keeping Calm Beach Pant, $44, billabong.com
This dip-dyed cover up is great
to just throw on before you head out to tan by the pool.
Strappy Gauze Dress, $40, roxy.com
Give everyone a sneak peek of
your adorable suit with this sheer cover-up.
Off the Shoulder Dress, $44, roxy.com
You can get creative with how to
wear this perfectly patterned sarong. Go flirty, fierce, or anything in
Soaked Tie-Dye Chiffon Sarong Cover-Up, $24 (sale), kohls.com
Bring a piece of the beach with
you wherever you go with this palm tree printed dress.
Xhilaration Junior’s Racerback Swim Coverup Dress – Palm Tree Print, $15, target.com
This funky version of the vintage
cat eye look is super cute for summer.
With Love from CA Preppy Round Sunglasses, $17, pacsun.com
The retro pattern on the sides of
these shades adds a colorful touch to your outfit, no matter what else you’re
Retro Half-Frame Sunglasses, $7, forever21.com
Be bold this summer with these
funsy heart-shaped glasses!
Heart Shaped 58mm Sunglasses, $12, nordstrom.com
These checkered sunglasses would
look great with your outfit for a picnic in the park or chilling outside with
Vans Spicoli 4 Shades, $12, zappos.com
These bold sunnies will draw everyone’s eye to the beach beauty behind the peach cat eyes.
Vans Circle Lens Cat Sunglasses, $12, zappos.com
This dress will make ya look
super cool, no matter how hot the weather is.
In Print Condition Yellow Print Dress, $44, lulus.com
This preppy dress is so perfect for
a Sunday brunch with the fam.
Toile Racerback Dress, $45, delias.com
We love the way this dress flows
around you. It’s the prime sundress for the summer.
Lulus Exclusive Play the Field Cream Dress, $42, lulus.com
The daisies smattered across this
shirtdress make it look girly and fresh for the warm weather. Pair it with
sandals during the day and wedges at night and you’re set!
New Look Daisy Cap Sleeve Swing Dress, $34, asos.com
The tropical pattern on this
sundress will make you feel like you’re traveling to the Caribbean, even if
you’re just walkin’ to the neighborhood pool.
Bellfield Tropical T-Shirt Dress, $38, asos.com
Turquoise and coral both scream
summer! So there’s no better pairing for a sweet statement necklace.
Beaded Statement Necklace, $24, nordstrom.com
This necklace is perfect for a
pop of color on a hot steamy day. Pair it with a bubble dress or even a t-shirt
to add some pizzazz.
Layered Statement Necklace, $24, nordstrom.com
Show your beachy side with this
sparkling silver starfish bangle.
Rockport Starfish Bangle in Silver, $12, francescas.com
No one will be able to take their eyes off you while you're wearing this glowing gold medallion necklace.
Double Medallions with Beads Long Pendant Necklace, $11, claires.com
Anchors aweigh! These pale blue nautical studs are wearable
with any outfit, from cruising on a boat to hangin’ at home.
Oversized Anchor Button Stud Earrings, $8, icing.com
These high-waisted white shorts
are a perf way to strut your stuff and show off your newly tanned legs.
LA Hearts Lace Overlay Shorts, $33, pacsun.com
This pair of shorts can be worn
with any soft tee or tank you have for a casual, cool look.
Chambray Dolphin Shorts, $38, nordstrom.com
Who says jean shorts have to all look the same? The lace on these adds a li'l attitude to your outfit.
Liv High-Rise Shorts in Pale Indigo Lace, $40, delias.com
These cute shorts will give you a
perfect excuse to show off your long legs in the upcoming months. Pair them with
a flirty crop top or a slouchy tank.
Crochet Trip Wrap Shorts, $22, loveculture.com
These are just the right floral
print shorts to rock with a chambray shirt. The bright colors give you so many
amazing options for accessories and shoes to pair with your outfit.
Floral Bloom Ruffle Shorts, $19, loveculture.com
Want to keep your face perfectly
sun kissed instead of completely burnt? This ‘by the sea’ hat will do the
Roxy by the Sea Hat, $29, pacsun.com
This fab fedora will work
perfectly with any outfit to keep your cheeks out of the sun. Wear it with a
flowy maxi dress, casual jeans, you name it.
Straw Fedora, $18, nordstrom.com
This colorful hat can definitely take the heat, with a wide brim that gives your shoulders major coverage from the sun.
Striped Floppy Hat Pink, $15, target.com
This fun pink pineapple print will
make the perfect statement if you’re lookin’ to stand out. Use it to spice up
an outfit or rock it with a sporty ensemble.
Pineapple Frenzy 6-Panel Cap, $9, forever21.com
Keep your eyes out of the UV rays
with this lightweight floral straw fedora. Your head will keep cool while the
rest of you heats up in the warm summer sun.
Floral Straw Fedora, $13, forever21.com
A texturizing spray gives you
perfect beach hair: lots of volume and wavy tousles.
Bamboo Beach Summer Ocean Waves Tousled Texture Spray, $20, sephora.com
fab beachy waves and a matte finish with just a few sprays of this easy-to-use
Beach Babe Texturizing Sea Salt Spray, $6, ulta.com
Keep your hair completely frizz-free with this styling spray, which blocks humidity 70 percent better than silicones and oils.
No Frizz Weightless Styling Spray, $26, ulta.com
Always wanted your hair to have
those long beachy tousled waves you get from the ocean when you’re not at the
beach? Just a few sprits of this and you’ll be completely transformed into a
Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray, $26, sephora.com
This styling lotion will give you
much needed moisture to your dried out hair this summer. Use it to build volume
or give your locks a bit of sleekness for a fancier touch.
Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion, $19, target.com
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