Rejoice -- there’s still some summer left on the calendar. And since this is the hottest year on record globally (not good news), chances are you’ll want to cool off a bit with a dip in the lake or ocean. And because no one likes to head to the waterside empty-handed, we’ve prepared a list for you full of classic, chic and inventive beach gear. Here are five items that should make your time on the sand — or splashing through the waves — a whole lot more enjoyable.

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