Have the winter blues got you down? Are you dreaming of sunshine and warmer weather? Yes, even in LA where the sun shines nearly 365 days out of the year, Southern California natives are longing for that magical time just like everyone else.
No matter where you live, there are certain must-have items that every girl needs to survive the summer. These are the swoon-worthy essentials that will have you melting before things really heat up.
A fundamental item on every girl’s list is the quintessential bikini. After all, she’ll be living in it all summer long and finding the perfect swimsuit is no easy task.
With KHONGBOON SWIMWEAR, finding your favorite swimwear has never been easier. This beautiful, handmade, luxury beachwear designed by Supaporn Khongboon, has been featured in L.A. Swimweek 2015 and was named “one of the hottest swimwear brands of 2015” by ELLE.COM. KHONGBOON is inspired by a love that spans from the Mediterranean Sea to the white sand beaches of Thailand. These exquisite designs and the supreme cut of the swimwear make this brand ideal for every girl. The custom prints, soft fabrics, reversible tops and bottoms, and the affordable pricing, makes this a perfect match for today’s woman who is ready to meet the world for adventure and live out her wildest seaside dreams.
With summertime right around the corner, you’ll want to put your best foot forward. For over 30 years, Reef has been the leader in open-toe footwear. Inspired by a love of surf and beach culture, Fernando and Santiago Aguerre brought their idea from South America to Southern California and the rest is history. Versatile and multi-functional, this casual lifestyle footwear calls to the free-spirited traveler inside of us all.
This popular brand is also recognized for their ambassador program which supports some of the best wanderers and thrillseekers around the world. Reef Ambassador, Rob Machado, who is known for not only his surfing skills, is also a leader in style. You can check out Rob now in episode one of the “Just Passing Through” Film Series where he’s “Just Passing Through Bali”. This cool 10 episode series will bring the viewer along to exotic locales, showcasing the ambassador’s adventures around the globe, taking in cultures and exploring foreign shores.
As any Southern California local knows, a pair of Reefs is a staple in every beachgoer’s closet. Almost synonymous with the lifestyle, Reef is an exciting brand that’s always expanding its horizons.
To round out your list of summertime essentials, there’s one item you must never leave your home without – your favorite pair of sunglasses. Etnia Barcelona’s eclectic selection offers a broad range of colors, collections and designs that are sure to win your heart and your sol. Inspired by the Mediterranean culture, these unique shades have been seen on some of Hollywood’s hottest celebrities such as Jessica Alba, Julianna Hough and January Jones. These exclusive collections are a brilliant way to express your individuality and have you looking incredibly stylish all season long.
Whether you’re planning a getaway to a warmer climate or just seeking out style for the season to come, these finds are a mid-winter’s dream come true. Treat yourself. Seasons may change, but your love for fashion will always remain the same.