By now, you've probably (hopefully!) hunted down the perfect swimsuit. But a trip to the seaside is not complete unless you have something rad to slip over your suit, an awesome towel to sit on, and some major accessories to keep you hydrated, entertained, and looking swell. So forget about taking along that extra bathroom towel and last year's company team-building T-shirt—here are the best beach accessories under the sun!
Above, clockwise from left: Brette Sandler Swimwear Oversized Raffia Braid Hat, $110, available at Shopbop; Newport News Rosette Towel, $15, available at Newport News; H&M Deck Chair, available at select H&M stores; Illesteva Black Leonard Matte Sunglasses, $175, available at Satine; Billabong Shady Beach Umbrella, $30, available at Swell.
Above, clockwise from left: Cynthia Rowley for Roxy Knoll Boardshorts, $68, available at Roxy; Volcom Cut N Taste Beach Chair, $29.99, available at Tilly's; Full Tilt Beach Babe Sunglasses, $9.99, available at Tilly's; Echo Ikat Print Beach Towel, $25, available at Echo Design; J.Crew Beach Gauze Agadir Dress, $65, available at J.Crew.
Above, clockwise from left: Will Ferrell's Sexy Hot Tan SPF 30, $14, available at Swell; Rika Bleach Batik Sarong, $97, available at La Garconne; Diane von Furstenberg Beach Callin Cover-Up in Beach Leopard Sunkist, $285, available at DVF; Shoshanna Made With Love by Charlotte Ronson Romper, $250, available at Blue&Cream; Freaker Inc Neon Geometric Bottle Cozy, $8, available at Edge of Urge; Crooks and Castles Horsebit Ribbon Board Short, $48, available at KarmaLoop.
Above, clockwise from left: Anthropologie Camps Bay Recycled Radio, $68, available at Anthropologie; Topshop Chunky Aviators, $36, available at Topshop; Pins and Needles Crochet Straw Cloche, $28, available at Urban Outfitters; Mara Hoffman Stained Glass Blue Jumper Cover Up, $188, available at Shopbop.