Summer is around the corner and we know everybody is excited and looking forward for #beachday and living their best life. 2018 has been one hell of a year and what better way than to end it on a high note?

Image via: Truffle Clutch Beach Pool ZA

1. A good bikini:

Everybody loves a good bikini, after all what is Summer without a good bikini right?

We know what you’re thinking, stores hardly sell bikini’s that accommodate every body type. Also, If you’re like us and are very picky about the bikini’s you choose to wear then this list is perfect for you…

  • SavageXfenty
  • Mrponline
  • Zando
  • Zaful

These are amongst one of the best online shops to purchase bikini’s at, so get to shopping hun!

2. Sunglasses:

2018 Spring/Summer is all about the cat eye! Everybody loves a good pair of Cat eye Sunglasses. People are buzzing over this trend and honestly we cannot blame them . They are very stylish and fashion forward.

So here’s a list of places you can find them:

  • Mr Price

They are going for a mere R59.99 on their online store. Extremely affordable and the website is easily accessible. The product will be delivered in one day when you purchase! Cool right?

  • Iamtrend

This online store specifically sells different types of Sunglasses. Their sunglasses are up to date with trends , probably because it’s their speciality. Cat eye Sunglasses are going for R290 which is a little bit more expensive but the quality makes up for it.

3. The Summer Dress:

Dresses are a must-have! Easy flowing long plunge dresses are definitely the way to go. Easy and looks good on everybody.

  • Superbalist
  • The FIX
  • Legit
  • Zando
  • Refinery

-Are the perfect shops to buy these dresses. Their ranges are diverse and caters to all sizes.

4. Hats:

Twiss straw buckets hats are in this seasonal. Keeping you looking stylish and up to date with trends this Summer.

They come in different shapes and forms . They are also very convenient during that 30 degree weather.

5.Bags! Bags! Bags!

The cross body bag and waist bag are amongst the most fashionable trends this season.

  • The cross body bag

We love the fact that they look good with almost anything from dresses to crop tops and shorts and jump suits!

  • The waist bag

Everybody is jumping on this trend this season. Kim Kardashion was sported rocking it with figure hugging tights. These mini bags are mostly convenient for when you attend parties or go out with your girls to have fun and don’t want to lose anything.

6. Sunscreen:

The heat in the summer can be very damaging to the skin so it is important to take care of yourself in that aspect . Contrary to popular belief, irrespective of race sunburn affects everyone. Some more than others…

So remember to always take sunscreen with you when going to the beach. Have fun while protected…

  • Clicks
  • Dischem

-They also offer the best sunscreen items to date!

Got any other must have items in mind for this summer? Let us know in the comments below! And remember to stay…