Comfy and summery items from local vendors and beyond.
Hello Kitty Tankini
This adorable baby blue Tankini with seashell pattern features a Mermaid Hello Kitty on the chest with bow detail on the back. Comes in sizes 2T-6. $54; available online at Oneill.com, Sanrio.com and at select Sanrio stores and independent specialty retailers.
OC Reusable Bag
Stash your beach essentials, toys, or snacks while reppin’ your roots. This reusable handmade bag is water-resistant and is big enough to tote around your beach towel, sunscreen, sunglasses and more. Choose from two sizes and black or white ink. Made by Corr Jute. $18-20. thelittlemarket.com
The Sportlette is a must-have for the active OC girl. The extremely soft and forgiving fabric offers plenty of stretch while maintaining fantastic fit and structure. Perfect for soccer practice, a game of beach volleyball, or the hike up a favorite trail. $24.99; available at delicateseams.com
California girls can represent their sunny state in this cute Cali teddy hoodie. Perfect for those summer nights by a beach bonfire, this sweatshirt comes in toddler and youth sizes. $36.95; West of Camden, 21028 Pacific Coast Highway, e120, Huntington Beach. 949-274-6739; westofcamden.com
Colorful, handmade beaded bracelets will accentuate your summer flair. Each one is custom made and can be mixed and matched to show off your unique style! $15 each. ocsocialbutterfly.com
These aesthetically pleasing hammocks can fit up to two bodies in a comfy cocoon for decompressing alone time or one-on-one relaxation. Make your backyard or porch a place of tranquility – plus it’s lightweight and portable to take to your favorite park or beach. $49.97; hammocksky.com
Custom Bra or Swimsuit
A bra or swimsuit tailored for your individual curves and style will help make your summer fashion a comfy breeze. The Bra Garden is a surgical boutique where skilled fitters are committed to finding the right style and size to meet your personal needs. (Get $10 off your first purchase when you mention you found Bra Garden through Parenting OC!). 8582 Warner Ave, Fountain Valley. 714-842-2414; bragarden.com
This fun, lightweight cotton muscle tank is just the right amount of flashy with rose gold glitter that spells out the word “Cali” – perfect for showing off your love for your roots this summer. $58.95. 21028 Pacific Coast Highway e120, Huntington Beach. 949-274-6739; westofcamden.com