Our 9 Favorite Things This Summer
Whether you're bound for the beach or simply headed to the backyard, we've rounded up just what you need for some fun in the sun. Beach tennis never looked so chic, thanks to Sunnylife's splashy paddles. The set comes with a smart carrying case and two balls.
Comfort meets style with Beatrice Valenzuela sandals. Handmade in L.A., they have cushy leather straps and cork soles, and come in six colors.$212, beatricevalenzuela.com.
Cocodune ends unpleasant swimwear shopping with at-home try-ons. Choose four pieces -- from bi- kinis to maillots -- and return those that don't make the cut.From $42, cocodune.com.
Coyuchi's organic-cotton towel, available in four stripe combos, has a soft flat weave on one side and ultra-absorbent terry on the other.$98, coyuchi.com.
Made from bamboo fiber, Biobu's dishwasher-safe lunch set consists of cups and dinner and salad plates for four.$99, biobu.com.
This tailored cotton dress by Hanro will take you from the pool to lunch with friends sans wardrobe change.$215, hanro.com.
Keep yours hydrated and protected with this water-resistant balm from Fresh. It has an SPF of 30 and works on the face and eye areas in a pinch.$25, fresh.com.