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6 Vacation Essentials to Add to Your Summer Packing List

May 25, 2023

Whether you’re prepping for a sun-drenched getaway to Newport Beach or you’re a local jet-setting elsewhere, now is the perfect time to revamp your summer vacation wardrobe! Newport Beach is home to several world-class shopping destinations, but when it comes to summer essentials, Lido Marina Village is a one-stop shop! From swimwear to loungewear and sunny day essentials, this charming village by the bay will have your whole family looking summer-ready in no time. Take a peek at our curated vacation packing list for some seasonal inspo!

Faherty x REEF Men’s Draftsmen Flip Flop

Buy at: Faherty

When it comes to a toes-in-the-sand kind of vacation, a pair of flip-flops is essential. Perfect for surfers and sunseekers, The Faherty x REEF Men’s Draftsmen Flip Flop is a limited-edition collaboration that features a classic design that’ll never go out of style. The flip-flops are made with a supportive Sugarcane EVA footbed and a custom ocean-inspired outsole imprint. They also feature a hidden bottle opener, so you’re always ready to toast to summer! Shop this summer staple at Faherty’s brick-and-mortar location at Lido Marina Village.

Malta One Piece Swimsuit

Buy at: Jenni Kayne

Ditch your faded swimsuits from last summer—Jenni Kayne’s Malta One Piece Swimsuit is stylish, simple and perfect for summer! Featuring a flattering square neckline and skinny straps, this suit is made from high-quality recycled nylon and elastane and comes in two beautiful colors: dark olive and terracotta. The Malta One Piece is also chlorine-resistant, so you can wear it in the pool or at the beach without worrying about it fading or losing shape!

Supergoop! Daily Dose Bioretinol SPF 40

Buy at: Cos Bar

A one-stop shop when it comes to quality cosmetics, Cos Bar has it all. Swing by the brand’s Lido Marina Village location and snag Supergoop!’s Daily Dose Bioretinol SPF 40 to protect your skin from the sun’s rays. This lightweight, oil-free sunscreen provides broad-spectrum protection and also contains 1% bioretinol, which is a gentle, plant-based alternative to retinol that can help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The sunscreen is also water-resistant and non-comedogenic, making it a great choice for all skin types.

Boys Sea Marsh Floral Boardie + Girls Slate Floral Rashguard One Piece

Buy at: Minnow

Just when you thought your kiddos couldn’t get any cuter, Minnow takes the cuteness to a whole new level. This swimwear brand features an extensive collection of boardies, rash guards, one-pieces, bikinis, cover-ups, hats and more. Dress your little ones in the Boys Sea Marsh Floral Boardie and Girls Slate Floral Rashguard One Piece, and prepare to take the cutest vacation photos ever!

Canvas Tote

Buy at: Stoney Clover Lane

If you plan on spending days on the sand this summer, a tote is a must-have. Stop into Stoney Clover Lane to pick out one of their adorable canvas totes, which come in avocado green, grape purple and noir black. These bags are also customizable (Stoney Clover’s specialty)! Add your own embroidery or decorate your tote with cute sew-on patches for the ultimate summer accessory.

Inez Washable Silk Short PJ Set

Buy at: Eberjey

Nobody does loungewear better than Eberjey. Made from 100% washable silk, this PJ set includes a short-sleeved button-down top and a pair of drawstring shorts. The top features a flattering v-neckline and a relaxed fit, while the shorts have a comfortable elastic waistband. The silk fabric is soft and smooth against the skin, and it is also breathable and temperature-regulating, making it perfect for summer nights when the weather’s warmer.

Written by: Kaylin Waizinger

Written by Visit Newport Beach

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