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5 Pool Bag Essentials You Won't Want to Live Without

This time of year I am squeezing in every pool day I possibly can! Whether it’s a casual pool day with the fam or a bachelorette party in Charleston with the ladies there are five pool bag essentials that I’m not living without this summer!

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The Bag

Starting with the obvious! A great pool bag is essential for carrying sunglasses, wine, sunscreen and ya know… wine. I want a pool bag to enhance my outfit but also get the job done.

I love this straw bag with poms because while it’s adorable it also doubles as a portable little cooler. The whole bag is insulated which is perfect for keeping snacks and drinks cold while you’re on the go!

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Fruit Pool Floats

These may not fit in your bag, but they are ESSENTIAL for the perfect pool day. There is nothing better than very gracefully flopping onto a pool floaty and into the sunshine for the afternoon.

When the fruit pool float trend hit I was SO here for it. I think they are adorably cute in the pool and make such a statement. I love the lemon and watermelon Big Joe Fruit Slice Floats. Not only are they incredibly comfortable but they require no blowing up!

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Portable Frozen Cocktail Maker

Frozen cocktails at the pool are a game-changer. When we were in Charleston this summer for a bachelorette party, there was nothing I loved more than having another frosè delivered to me poolside (especially when you have these cute little drink floats!). When you’re having a pool day at home I found the perfect frozen cocktail solution.

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Bringing a blender out by the pool isn’t realistic but this Rabbit Freezable Cocktail Maker is durable and glass free. Just place your cocktail mix into the freezer for a couple of hours, give the container a few good squeezes and your cocktail slushy is ready to go. I love doing frosè and frozen Aperol spritzes.

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An essential piece of the five pool bag essentials puzzle. When I came across this adorable circular tie-dye blanket I knew it would be perfect for summer! I love a good fringe detail and it’s lightweight material makes for an easy haul to your location. I’ll definitely be saving this guy for picnics year-round after pool season.

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Watermelon Slicer

Only my all-time favorite pool snack ever. I grew up eating TONS of watermelon in the summer. It’s the perfect crisp, cool snack that you need on a hot day. I could literally sit and eat half a watermelon poolside but I decided to be civil. This handy dandy watermelon slicer makes having watermelon on the go a cinch!

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