Is there anything better than a summer day spent splashing at the beach? We’ve rounded up our fave products to keep that summer feeling all year long. From the Frog Orange Water Baby Carrier, designed to let you wear bub in the water, to adorable veggie shaped teethers, we’ve got your summer buys right here.
1. Deluxe Umbrella Banana Palm
We’re California Dreamin’ with this Banana Palm brolly, sure to brighten up any outdoor space. It includes a carry bag and shoulder strap so you can take it to the beach. It has UPF 30 sun protection coating and is waterproof up to 500mm. $129.00 from Sunnylife. Check it out here.
2. Girls Vintage Balance Bike
We love this Girls Vintage Balance Bike. Learn to ride in style with these wheels! $99.99 from Reid Cycles.
3. Love Mae Flower Garden Lunch Box
This stylin’ cooler bag by Kollab is the ultimate lunch box for school or weekend picnics. It’s insulated, water-resistant and comes with leather-look or cotton canvas handles. $19.95 from Kollab. More info here.
4. Iconic Toy – Ice Creams Melt
Nothing says summer like a Bubble-O-Bill, which is why we are melting over these Iconic Toy wooden Ice Creams Melt. Inspired by some of our fave frozen treats: Rainbow Paddle Pop, Chocolate Paddle Pop, and the aforementioned Bubble-O-Bill, the set comes with four wooden ice creams, a wooden stand and three paper bags for pretend play. Suitable for ages 3 and up. $39.99 from Make Me iconic.
5. Oli & Carol Teethers – Broccoli and Kale
Proof the Kale trend has truly taken hold comes in the form of this adorable teether. Shaped like a piece of kale this is part of Oli & Carol’s vegetable inspired range. Also available in broccoli, watermelon, carrot, banana and avocado. The range are eco friendly; made from 100% natural rubber from Hevea tree and coloured with food grade paint. $29.95 from UrbanBaby.
6. Fruit Keychain Detail
Adorn the school bag with a summer fruit inspired keychain. The bright strawberry is our fave, but Seed Heritage have unicorn’s, love hearts and little scooters in their range. Check out more here.
7. Herschel Settlement Youth Backpack
The iconic Hershcel Settlement backpack has won us over with this bright youth range. Check out Kidostore for options. $99.95 from Kidostore.
8. Frog Orange Water Baby Carrier
Hit the waves with your bub in tow! The Frog Orange Water Baby Carrier lets you wear your little one in and around the water. The Aussie designed carrier is the first made from wetsuit material and is super safe and easy to put on. It boasts an ergonomic “M” position seat and is ideal for a weight range of 4-11 kilos. From $134.95.
9. Beach Cart
Back by popular demand this beach trolly has a weight capacity of 130kg. It’s made from tough-stuff and sure to assist on a camping trip, picnic or day at the beach. $245 from The Beach People.