What to Pack for Your Summer Getaway

what to pack summer beach getaway

The ultimate guide for your beach vacation! From accessories to cute, summer vacation outfits, we’ve got a go-to checklist for what clothes to pack for summer vacation.

summer beach swimsuits

Swimsuits

Swimsuits and Beach Styles

It isn’t a beach vacation without packing your favorite swimsuits! We recommend packing a mix of one piece and two pieces to mix up your look for each day. Want to know the current swim trends? Be sure to check out our 2021 Swim Guide. Don’t forget a cover-up. Our Sailing the Sea Knitted Tank Cover-up is a great one and done. Kimonos are also great if there’s a summer breeze.

Vacation Graphic Tees

Daytime Outfits

Whether you have your days planned down to the hour or tend to be a bit more spontaneous with your plans, it’s best to plan for the unexpected. We've got all the inspo for your summer vacation outfits. You never know where your adventures will take you! Graphic tees and sweatshirts are perfect layering pieces over your suit if you’re heading to lunch. They are also great travel outfits or lounge styles while you’re at the hotel or your beach house. Denim shorts are a must-have because they can coordinate with so many tops or tanks. For those cooler summer days, pack a pair or two of linen beach pants. They also make for a great swim cover-up! Finally, a casual romper or sun dress will be cute and comfortable for any plans you have on the go: shopping, exploring - whatever comes your way!

nighttime beach vacation looks

Resort Ready Styles

Nighttime Looks

It’s always a good idea to have those dressier outfits packed when you’re on vacation. Maybe you’re going to dinner or doing a date night. Whatever the occasion, we’ve got the essentials you’ll need! A midi, maxi, or something in between - choose the dress length based on your personal style and the occasion. You can easily dress up a romper with wedges and jewelry or stand out in a matching set.

summer beach getaway accessories

Beach Accessories

Accessories

It’s all in the details! Pack a mix of beach inspired jewelry such as our Capture the Coast Shell Tassel Earrings for your day outfits. Add some summer night sparkle with silver or gold accessories for those nights on the town. Want a golden glow without damaging your skin? Be sure to pack educatingthewheelers Luxury tan. Sun hats and sunglasses are also important for UV protection. To complete your head-to-toe look, pack a variety of shoes: a pair of sandals, sneakers, wedges, and flats will cover any outfit in mind.

beach essentials tote

 Bags

Purses

We’ve got it in the bag! A large tote will hold all of your essentials for your day at the beach. One of our straw purses or clutches will style any outfit perfectly for the beach. Coordinate your cooler backpack with you can coolers to keep everything nice and cold for the beach. Finally, a backpack is great for your travels to and from your vacay destination.

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