These are the hottest accessories to snag for your next summer pool party

Stay cool and prepared!

If you’re looking forward to a season full of pool parties and beach-side lounging, you’re not alone. The Kit’s Shopping Editor, Renée Tse is helping us get pool party-ready with must-have accessories! Shop the products below. 

Cooler and Beach Totes

Totes are definitely a poolside or beachside accessory. It’s important it can carry all your essentials, including drinks! 

SHOP: Canvas Tote Cooler Bag by OUI; $45 at Indigo | SunnyLife Drinks Bag; $76 at Holt Renfrew | Mesh Bag; $98 at Lulu Lemon 


You can’t talk pool party accessories without towels! If you’re in the market for the perfect beach towel this year, go for a minimalist option like a Turkish towel or a thicker option to keep it versatile.

SHOP: Left on Friday Towel; $60 at Left on Friday | Parachute Beach Towel; $79 at Parachute | Kotn Beach Towel; $65 at Kotn 

Pool Party Electronics

You probably don’t think electronics are needed at a pool party, but these products really add to the atmosphere and guest enjoyment. 

SHOP: Fujifilm Mini 12 Camera + Film in Mermaid, Hearts and/or Rainbows; $89.99 at Amazon | Hampton Bay Solar Powered LED RGB Floating Light; $30 at Home Depot | JBL PartyBox 110 Waterproof Bluetooth Wireless Speaker; $499 at Best Buy 


Grab some cute pool floaties to add to your pool, beach bag or camping pack. 

SHOP: Wonder Co. Floral Pool Donut; $6 at Indigo | Funsicle Floating Flamingo Ride-on Floatie; $50 at Home Depot | Monterey Inflatable Pool Hammock & Lounger; $25 at Canadian Tire | SunnyLife Shark Baby Float; $68 at Holt Renfrew