As much as we want the breezy connotations of a beach trip to ring true, in reality, the whole excursion is a production. Whether you're taking a summer day-trip from city to coast or partaking in a weekend Airbnb situation, these seasonal affairs can go from chic straw hats and soft Turkish towels to forgotten sunscreen and third-degree burns real quick. Plus, with social distancing rules imposing responsibility on these usually carefree months, it's even more essential to be as prepared as possible. To save you from collapsing under the weight of your (once again) overloaded tote, we streamlined a beach-accessories packing guide to better serve you.
We cover all the lounge to splash-around bases from folding chairs you can actually carry to durable bags that still look stylish, SPF goods that hold dual beauty power, sand-and-surf-safe fashion, water-resistant entertainment, and snack packs. We've also included the germ-repelling products you won't want to forget in the midst of a still-present pandemic. Scroll on to shop and put the breeze back in the beach weekend.
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