Summer is officially upon us, and whether you’re planning a week long escape to the beach or just a weekend by the pool, we’ve got your list of packing essentials. Don’t load up your beach bag without reading on! Shop all of our buyers picks for travel essentials here.
Obviously, a cute suit is a must. A bra-sized suit will give you the best fit and support possible, so you can enjoy everything from lounging by the pool to a game of beach volleyball. This wildly cute tankini from Curvy Kate offers extra tummy coverage for those who want a little extra modesty but don’t want to sacrifice style. Shop all our bra-sized swimsuits here. And of course, don’t forget the sunblock and beach hat for added sun protection!
The must-have fashion staple right now is, of course, the bralette. We’ve seen a ton we love, and these from Free People are some of our favorites. Made of super soft and stretchy lace, these are perfect for layering under lightweight summer tees. Pairs well with a beachy summer read.
Got that cute new halter dress you want to break out for vacation, but don’t want to pack an extra bra? Pick up a convertible bra like this one from Marie Jo and you can wear one bra with everything in your suitcase! Of course you also can’t forget underwear, and this seamless thong from Hanky Panky is made of breathable material perfect for hot weather.
Comfy pajamas are a must on vacation, but they can also be cute! This shorts and top set from eberjey is unbelievably soft and won’t take up too much room in your bag. Add a pair of slippers for walking around in the hotel and you’re all set.
Whether you’re walking down to the pool or going from beach to bar, a chic swim coverup can go a long way. This cotton one doubles as a cute dress, perfect for grabbing a casual dinner after a day at the beach, and is so lightweight and breezy you won’t feel hot or sticky.