Summer’s always a favourite time of year for me as I’m always at the beach with the girls. We’re close to the water so we like to take advantage of it by going in the morning to avoid the crowds. When it comes to packing for a day at the beach, I think it always pays to have a few key essentials with you to make the day not only enjoyable but sun safe too. So what should be in every beach bag this summer? Well, here are a few key things…
Long hot days on the sand require cool beverages and this little cooler bag is compact, cool and will keep everything icy cold.
If you’re heading down to the beach with a big group and want to get some music happening then a portable speaker is a must. This cute unicorn style speaker is loads of fun but is quite powerful too.
Perfect for lazy days at the beach, this chic beach chair is lightweight, easily portable and is made for sitting and relaxing.
We all know sun protection is crucial at the beach so definitely invest in a great beach umbrella. This print will stand out on the sand and it’s stylish to boot.
You’ll want a great carryall to tote all your beach gear around and this straw bag with it’s expandable feature will ensure that you’ll be able to fit everything without compromising on the style front.
A beach towel needs to be large enough to lay out on and looks gorgeous on the sand. This Matteau monochromatic number ticks both those boxes.
You don’t want to be caught out with a dead battery when there’s plenty of just laying back and relaxing ahead of you. This portable charger will ensure you’ve got enough power for a lengthy Insta scroll!
This soothing after sun spray by cult brand Ouai will provide a welcome cooling spritz at the end of a long day enjoying the sun.
Stay hydrated but make it chic! This Frank Green insulated bottle will keep beverages cool for hours but the poppy shades make it a playful addition to any beach bag.
If you want a convenient way to apply sunscreen then consider a spray. This delivers a fine mist that’s ideal for constant application throughout the day.