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Splash Into Summer With These Perfect Picks For Fun In The Sun!

A portable speaker and a woman in a cover up.

It’s officially summertime, and we’re sure you can’t wait to start soaking up the sunshine. However, before you can head to the beach, the pool, or even the backyard, you’ll need to make sure you have the proper summer gear! Thankfully, our friends at QVC have helped us put together the ultimate checklist for seasonal fun. Here’s everything you’ll need to make the most of your time in the sun!

Maybe you’re packing for an epic family vacation, or perhaps you’re getting ready for some much-needed rest and relaxation. Whatever you’re planning to do this summer, having the right gear will make all the difference.

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1. Altec Lansing Hydratek Magnetic Floating Speaker

Sometimes, all you need is a great playlist. Make sure the vibes are right no matter where you go with this portable, waterproof speaker!

Take your favorite music everywhere for only $32.98 (regular QVC price $36, available in five colors).

A portable speaker hanging outside next to a pool.
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2. Susan Graver Soleil Knotted Side Swim Dress

Feel like packing light for your vacation? This cute swim dress lets you seamlessly transition from pool to party without having to change a thing!

Swim in style for only $37.99 (regular QVC price $79, available in four colors)!

A woman wearing a pink and white swim dress.
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3. Jantzen Layla Cross Back High-Neck One-Piece

Do you love swimming, but hate swimsuit shopping? This swimwear solution is the answer to your woes. Cute and comfortable with total coverage — what’s not to love?

Hit the beach with confidence for $46.99 (regular QVC price $99, available in three colors).

A woman wearing a light blue, one-piece swimsuit.
This image is from QVC.

4. Attitudes by Renee Printed Open Front Cover Up

If you’re looking for a cover up that still lets you show off your swimsuit, this open-front design is for you! Plus, it comes in two striking patterns that are sure to make you the center of attention this summer.

Get this fashion-forward cover up for $34.99 (regular QVC price $66, available in two colors).

A woman wearing a cover up over her swimsuit.
This image is from QVC.

5. Clarks Cloudsteppers Sport Thong Sandals – Breeze Sea

Finally, a pair of flip-flops that are actually comfortable! These adjustable sandals are perfect for wearing to the beach, the pool, or just a quick walk outdoors.

Upgrade your summer footwear for $42.98 (regular QVC price $49, available in 18 colors).

A woman's feet wearing a pair of flip-flops.
This image is from QVC.

6. Garden Reflections 9′ Half-Round Patio Umbrella

When it comes to prepping for summer weather, a patio umbrella is one piece of gear you shouldn’t be without! This one is perfect for providing shade to small spaces.

Avoid getting sunburned for only $25.99 (regular QVC price $49, available in six colors).

A light blue patio umbrella against a light background.
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7. H2GO! Summer Bliss Shaded Inflatable 8ft Family Pool w/ Cupholders

Why go to the pool when you can bring the pool to your yard? This inflatable option comes with convenient cupholders and a detachable sun shade for maximum relaxation.

Enjoy a soothing soak for $41.98 (regular QVC price $67).

A family sitting in an inflatable pool outdoors.
This image is from QVC.

8. Skechers Track Ombre Vegan Washable Bungee Sneakers – Sheer Classic

If you have some outdoor adventures planned for this summer, you’ll need gear that’s up to the task. These cushioned, machine-washable sneakers are perfect for even the dustiest trails you might want to explore.

Hike in comfort for $39.99 (regular QVC price $75, available in four colors).

A pair of purple ombre sneakers against a light background.
This image is from QVC.

9. Sharper Image Portable Cold Plunge Ice Bath

Have you ever been so hot that you wished you could take a literal ice bath? Well, this portable option makes it easy to do just that! It’s also a great way to help relieve muscle soreness.

Stay cool this summer for $64.98 (regular QVC price $79).

A black ice bath against a grey background.
This image is from QVC.

10. Nostalgia Electrics Countertop Snow Cone Machine

Nothing says summertime like a refreshing snow cone! With this retro-style device, you can easily make this frozen treat from the comfort of home.

Enjoy a snow cone whenever you want for $69.99.

A light blue snow cone machine next to a freshly made snow cone.
This image is from QVC.

Summer comes and goes in the blink of an eye, so you’d better stock up on gear now! That way, you’ll have plenty of time left to enjoy the warm weather.

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