Conscious brands to enjoy at the beach this summer

We know summer's late this year but we're still optimistic and to help you prepare we have put together some of the best sustainable beach essentials that in our opinion, are must-haves for when the sun eventually decides to show its face. 


A red vintage beach umbrella on a beach with white sand and blue sea
Business & Pleasure Co. ​​

Business & Pleasure is the ultimate brand for those who want to bring a touch of vintage glamour to their beach adventures. With their retro-inspired beach umbrellas and parasols, made from eco-friendly and biodegradable materials, you'll feel like you've stepped back in time to the golden age of Hollywood while also doing your part to protect the planet. These beauties don't just look great, this beach essential is also made with high-quality materials that will keep you cool and protected from the sun's harmful rays. 



Looking for a beach essential that's both sun-sational and stylish? Look no further than Finlay sunglasses! With their trendy frames and polarized lenses, these shades are the perfect catch for anyone who wants to make a splash at the beach. But don't let their playful designs fool you - these sunglasses are made with high-quality materials and serious attention to detail.

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If you're looking to add some pizzazz to your next beach day, then you need a Longing Towel! This luxurious towel brand is the perfect mix of style and substance. Made from 100% Turkish cotton, Longing Towels are super-soft, ultra-absorbent, and quick-drying. Plus, they come in a range of sizes and designs, making them a seriously sizzling beach essential.

A lady is sitting wrapped in a towel and eating an watermelon


Olivanna London is a breath of fresh sea air for your skin and a perfect post- beach essential! This British skincare brand takes inspiration from the ocean to create nourishing and luxurious products that will make you feel like you're on a tropical vacation. From their sea-salt infused scrubs to their seaweed-infused masks, Olivianna London's products will leave your skin glowing with health after simmering in the sun all day. 


Seaweed on the sand


And of course, PAPER London. No beach look is complete without a hat, right? That's where PAPER London's Beach Hat comes in - it's like the cherry on top of your fabulous beach outfit. With its wide brim and playful fringe detailing, this hat is the perfect beach essential accessory to keep you cool and protected from the sun's rays. 

May 09, 2023 — Paper Team