Spring Break Bachelorette Party Essentials You Don’t Want to Forget

This is for all you beach-bumming, pool-plunging bridal parties out there this season.
by Maggie Seaver

An afternoon or weekend spent lounging by the pool or with your toes in the sand is a winning bachelorette party idea 10 out of 10 times. It’s you, your favorites, sun, water and ice-cold drinks—what could be better? Whether you’re jetting to Mexico for a long weekend or driving to the coast for the day, here’s everything you’ll want with you.

  1. Chic Swimwear

    black one-piece bathing suit

    Treat yourself to a stylish new suit you also can pack for your honeymoon.

    Summersalt The Submarine in Sea Urchin, $95, Summersalt.com

  2. Epic Pool Floats

    rosé bottle pool float

    Do it for the Insta. And if you’re not into rosé, check out these other amazing pool floats.

    Big Mouth Toys rosé bottle pool float, $25, Target.com

  3. A Stylish Sun Hat

    Asos straw floppy

    Keep the sun from your eyes while all eyes are on you and your floppy brim.

    Asos straw floppy hat with slogan and size adjuster, $26, US.ASOS.com

  4. Serious Sunscreen

    La Roche Posay Anthelios clear skin dry touch sunscreen

    Don’t let strong rays and sunburns put a damper on the festivities. Achieve the perfect, healthy glow thanks to a luxurious, yet protective layer of sunscreen.

    La Roche Posay Anthelios clear skin dry touch sunscreen, $20, Target.com

  5. Fabulous Towels

    pineapple round beach towel

    Bring something to nap on and dry off with, like this cute, round towel.

    The Knot Shop pineapple round beach towel, $15, WeddingShop.TheKnot.com

  6. Vino To-Go

    Lila Wines rosé

    Cheers to not worrying about breaking wine glasses by the pool.

    Lila Wines rosé, $12 for 4-pack, Store.NinetyPlusCellars.com

  7. Also Pool Floats for Your Drinks

    The Knot Shop diamond ring drink floats

    Your cocktail is your baby this weekend, so treat it with the care it deserves.

    The Knot Shop diamond ring drink floats, $15 for set of 3, WeddingShop.TheKnot.com

  8. Themed Koozies

    Fox Blossom “Bride” glitter can cooler

    Keep your drink from overheating and your hands from freezing (you know—the important things).

    Fox Blossom “Bride” glitter can cooler, $8, FoxBlossom.com

  9. Bachelorette T-Shirts

    Aloha Bride, Aloha Beaches

    It’s not a bachelorette party until you bring out the witty tanks and tees.

    SparkledwithGraceCo Aloha Bride, Aloha Beaches bachelorette party shirts, $20 each, Etsy.com

  10. The Essential Beach Bag

    Forever21 pom-pom straw beach tote

    How else are you going to tote your wine in a can?

    Forever21 pom-pom straw beach tote, $19, Forever21.com

  11. A Little White Dress

    Lulus Afterglow white shift dress

    If you’re planning to hit the town after soaking up the sun, a cute going-out ensemble is a must.

    Lulus Afterglow white shift dress, $49, Lulus.com

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