Accessories, clothing and fun stuff to hit the beach in style
Time Out Dubai staff
The best beach buys We’ve got at least seven months of easy beach dwelling to look forward to before the thermometer re-sets to stun. If you’re going to be hitting the sand hard this season take a look at our selection of gadgets, bikinis, shorts and fun stuff to help you stand out on the beach this year. All are available from stores in Dubai or from online retailers in the city. Beach cosmetic bag
Love this cheeky beachy vinyl cosmetic bag from online beachwear store Sand Dollar Dubai. Dhs245. www.sanddollardubai.com.
Sea-Doo sea scooter
Reach your favourite dive site in no time using this new top-of-the-range underwater scoter from Adventure HQ. Dhs12,000. www.adventurehq.ae.
The perfect ball for throwing around in the sea or pool, it has extra bounce in the water. Buy one from Go Sport. Dhs45. www.go-sport.com.
Sun Bum Flyer
Hip, surfer-friendly skincare brand has a nifty range in beach toys, too, including this frisbee available at Adventure HQ. Dhs90. www.adventurehq.ae. Beach umbrella
Dhs16 spent at Carrefour is all that stands between you and lovely, lovely shade when you’re at the beach. Dhs16. www.carrefouruae.com.
Mysingö beach chair
Nothing says old-school beach tradition like Ikea’s mass-produced Swedish deck chairs. Dhs225. www.ikeauae.com.
Rip Curl board shorts
Stand out with these Sun & Sand Sports board shorts that look like the very best of Instagram on your legs. Dhs245. www.shop-sss.com. Missoni swimsuit
This knitted pattern halter neck swimsuit from Missoni at Boutique 1 is beachwear of the highest order. Dhs1,875. www.boutique1.com. Aqua Lung Yucatan snorkel set
Start your exploration of the high seas with this matching mask, fin and snorkel set. Dhs185. www.diveshop.ae. GoPro Hero 4
Capture your best moments with this rugged and waterproof camera available at Plug Ins. Dhs1,999. www.pluginsme.com.
Waka Waka Power
Taking this solar-powered charger to top up your mobile while out sunbathing is a good idea. Dhs405. www.desertcart.ae.
Red Paddle Co. 10’6”
Take your stand-up paddleboarding to the next level and buy your own inflatable board from Adventure HQ. Dhs4,590. www.adventurehq.ae.
DJI Phantom 2
Take your seaside snaps to the next level with a personal drone – the ultimate in beach gadgetry. Dhs2,850. www.rccorner.ae.
Arnaz Aruza beach bag
Designer beach bag from Dubai-based luxury holiday clothing supplier Resort Runway. Dhs775. www.resortrunway.com.