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The Weekend Guide

swims loafers!

You’re on a boat.

TREAD
Swims Loafers
What:
Summer should be spent near the water. In that vein, slip on water-resistant dreamboats for every adventure, from boating to the boardwalk.
Why:
Get waterlogged in the red, lace-front rubber/mesh pair.
Where: Available at neimanmarcus.com, $149.

RIDE
Villy Custom Bikes for DailyCandy Deals
What: Pop a wheelie with our Deal for $499 that gets you $600 to use toward a customized cruiser. Decide your frame style and choose colors for every part of the bike, down to the seat pattern.
Why:
Since nothing is fun unless it’s exclusive, Villy designed 30 hot pink rides available only to our readers. Score one for 23 percent off.
Where:
Available at deals.dailycandy.com.

READ
Tasteful Nudes … and Other Misguided Attempts at Personal Growth and Validation
What:
Experience crippling emotional maturity with funnyman (and This American Life contributor) Dave Hill’s first collection of essays. We promise you’ll LOL IRL.
Why: Chapters entitled “Loving You Is Easy Because You Live Pretty Close to My Parents’ House” and “I Kind of Remember You in the Chelsea Hotel.”
Where:
Available at amazon.com, $16.

SNACK
Boomchickapop
What:
We’re not officially endorsing the bag-of-popcorn-and-bottle-of-wine-for-dinner move, but this light, all-natural sea salt version makes for one great appetizer.
Why:
It clocks in at a mere 35 calories a cup.
Where:
Available at boomchickapop.com, $4.

DECORATE
Eva Sonaike Textiles
What:
Vibrant, geometric prints with a tropical flavor (banana leaves, palm trees) from the London-based designer and former Elle Germany editor are attainable stateside.
Why:
Her throw pillows and totes clearly indicate you’re on island time.
Where:
Available at nestdallas.com, $140-$165.

Photo: Courtesy of Swims