Eager to be out and about and head to the beach? Here’s what you need to pack or buy once you get there. Retailers along the Mid-Atlantic seaboard share their insights on top fashion and accessory trends this season so that you’ll look (and smell) your best.
Tie dye color block bikini by PQ Swim, top $80; bottom $68
The Our Oh So Comfy Top in muted cheetah print has been a bestseller for the past four years. The off-the-shoulder detail reminds Oller of what actress Goldie Hawn might wear. The piece can be worn with most ensembles. It also doesn’t wrinkle, so it’s travel-friendly, according to Oller.
Pirette, $48 for 0.5 once roller oil
Ish Boutque, 403 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. 302-212-2577. ishshop.com
With a mix of coconut, surf wax and other essences of a breezy day, Pirette is a true summer scent. “It literally smells like the beach,” says Christina Lawson, owner of Ish Boutique. “And it stays on your skin for a very long time.”