Designed by a mom who was tired of post-beach sand piles popping up at home, these bags are a no-brainer: a few quick shakes and you’re in the clear. (If only we could do the same with little bathing-suited bottoms).
You tried to film them frolicking in the surf last year, but your iPhone took a tumble into said waves. Protect it with an indestructible waterproof case and flotation device that and can snap underwater pics, too.
Available at lifeproof.com, $40 for float and $80 for the waterproof case.
Say goodbye to umbrellas on the loose. Invented by two moms, this anchor fills with sand to keep your shade source from taking flight.
Perfect for tidepooling and protecting little feet from steamy sand and concrete, Bailey Berry’s star-studded Croc alternatives come with interchangeable heel straps to keep ’em feeling fresh till summer’s end.
They work up an appetite building sand castles. Pack a picnic in the roomy carrier, which keeps food and drink cold for up to ten hours. Its chilling secret: It folds compactly and stores in the freezer when not in use.