Beach Lifestyle with Almost Essential.

Summer beach lifestyle has officially started; the beach vibes are getting stronger and stronger. Whether you are off to a party beach or to a secluded spot, it is always hard to look cool and stylish when it’s hot and sandy.
Hence, I have come up with a great selection of beachwear that is both comfortable and à la mode. Colourful kaftans, dresses, sandals and swimsuits, what else? Pack your beach basket and don’t forget to wear sunscreen!
Discover my picks and shop the selection here on Almost Essential lifestyle blog.

RHODE RESORT – Lea Pineapple-print Cotton Dress
This cotton dress is a must-have for your next beach getaway. I love the exotic pineapple print and the relaxed shape. Wear it with flat sandals, a pair of statement sunglasses and a classic sun hat to highlight the holiday mood.

THEMIS Z – The Kyma Basket with Leather
I love Themis Z Mykonos inspired range, and this basket is the ideal beach companion. The hand painted design is available in different colours and the leather handles give it a unique touch. Best bit? It can be monogrammed, perfect as a gift or as a treat to yourself.

ETRO – Abstract Floral-print Ruffle-trim Cotton Skirt
Crafted from a lightweight cotton patterned with a bold abstract print, this multicoloured skirt can be easily worn over your swimsuit for a chic off-to-the-beach look. Pair with a large beach tote, sandals and chunky jewellery to intensify the boho vibe.

ÁLVARO – Alberta Feather-embellished Sandals
Add a playful twist to your holiday wardrobe with these gorgeous chocolate brown sandals. Embellished with delicate colourful feathers, they can be worn day and night. Match with a long feminine dress for a dreamy off-duty look.

VALENTINO – Rockstud Rubber Slides
Mix some blush-pink with some spiky studs and add a touch of romantic rock to your beach look. Available in a nice range of colours, I have picked the blush-pink ones because I love the contrast with the iconic Rockstuds. Match with a fun playsuit and extra-large sunglasses.

DOLCE & GABBANA – Butterfly-print Halterneck Swimsuit
I love the vintage silhouette of this swimsuit! Shaped with a wrap-style halterneck and high-cut legs, it has a girly butterfly print and a flattering shape. Style with a long skirt and a straw hat to heighten the feminine feel.

GUCCI – Striped Round-frame Acetate Sunglasses
These statement Gucci sunglasses will protect your eyes and turn heads at the same time. The oversized round frame is embellished with yellow, blue and red stripes, perfect to add a retro touch to your style.

CAMILLA – Miranda’s Diary Silk Playsuit
This sultry silk playsuit is cut to a thigh-skimming length with bell sleeves and a centre-front tie to emphasise the waist. Flattering and sexy, it is hand-finished with sequins, beads, and crystals around the neckline. Style with jewelled sandals and a casual