Everything You Need for a Boat Bachelorette Party

SPF? Check. Underwater camera? Check. Swimsuit that says "If Lost: Please Return Me to My Squad"? Check. Ahoy, 'maidies!
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Sophie Ross
sophie ross the knot bridal fashion and beauty expert
Sophie Ross
Bridal Fashion and Beauty Expert
  • Sophie Ross is a Senior Copywriter at Adore Me.
  • Sophie is an experienced style and beauty writer.
  • Sophie worked as an Associate Editor for The Knot from 2017 to 2019.
Updated Oct 24, 2018
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Austin. Miami. Chicago. No matter where you're headed for your bachelorette party, there's a chance—especially during the summer months—that an epic boat party will be involved. (Even if you're not aware it's on the itinerary, you never know what surprises your bridesmaids have in store. *Insert winking-face emoji*). Be prepared to seas the day by stocking up on the essentials, below.

1. This cute kit has it all: sunscreen, aloe gel, a hair tie, "deodorant towelettes" (yes, really) and more.

Boat kit

David's Bridal I'm On a Float kit, $15, DavidsBridal.com

2. What would a bachelorette party be without an Instagram-worthy pool float?

Ring pool float

The Knot Shop diamond ring inflatable pool float, $16, WeddingShop.TheKnot.com

3. Of course, you need some for your drinks as well.

Drink floaties

The Knot Shop rainbow drink float, $15, WeddingShop.TheKnot.com

4. And some fun cups for them too.

Bachelorette party cups

PacesLane bachelorette party cups, $3 each, Etsy.com

5. An underwater camera is an accessory you definitely won't regret bringing.

Underwater camera

Polaroid 16MP waterproof digital camera, $40, Target.com

6. Accessory-wise, you'll want some inexpensive sunnies you won't have to stress about. (These ones are customizable.)

Customizable bridesmaid sunglasses

TheCraftyEngineerx personalized sunglasses, $8, Etsy.com

7. And these chic sun hats for some extra protection from the sun.

Sun hats

David's Bridal gold sequin tribe sun hat, $30, DavidsBridal.com

8. No fancy sandals here! Just some adorable, on-theme flip-flops.

#bridalsquad flip flops

David's Bridal Bridal Squad flip-flops, $17, DavidsBridal.com

9. Your squad will obviously need some matching bathing suits too.

Bridesmaid one-piece swimsuit

Dress Lily If Lost letter unlined one piece swimsuit, $16, DressLily.com

10. And a waterproof phone case is always a good idea—so you can document every moment on your Insta stories without having to worry about that pesky thing called water damage.

Waterproof phone case

Insten hot pink waterproof dry bag carrying case phone holder, $2, Walmart.com

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