BCL Beautiful Things We're Glad Someone Made—Summer Edition 2018

 Image by  Patty Roth

Image by Patty Roth

From inflatable solar lights to cozy hammocks to eco-sensitive sunscreen, here are 10 creative, fun, and practical products to make the most of your summer.

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1. Havaianas Men's Brasil Logo Sandal Flip Flop

Kick back and relax in these soft and durable flip flops while you cheer on your favorite team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Every pair of Havaianas flip flops are designed and made in Brazil. Available in marine blue or navy blue. $26. For more details, click here.

2. Eagles Nest Outfitters ENO DoubleNest Hammock

This popular hammock from Eagles Nest weighs only 19 ounces and is big enough for two, stuffs easily into the attached compression sack, and is ready for long hours of relaxing whether you are camping, hiking, or taking a nap in your own yard. It's also available in a wide variety of color combinations. $69.95. For more details, click here. Hammock suspension strap system sold separately.

3. Ring Floodlight Camera Motion-Activated HD Security Cam Two-Way Talk and Siren Alarm

Protect your home from intruders while you're out having fun in the sun with the Ring remote home monitoring system. It features a motion-activated security camera with built-in floodlights, a siren alarm, and two-way audio. $249. For more details, click here.

4. BurnOut Suncare SPF 35 Eco-Sensitive Sunscreen

Be nice to the environment and yourself with this eco-friendly sunscreen from BurnOut Suncare. It goes on smoothly and is hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic, fragrance-free, and non-greasy. Even better, it's nanoparticle-free. $14. For more details, click here.

5. Lam Gallery Clear Purse

With heightened security at sports and concert venues, this chic and popular see-through bag (NFL approved) is pretty much perfectly sized for times when you need to carry more than a small wristlet can hold. Please always check bag regulations for the venue in advance. Available in black, gold, silver, and white trim. $37.99. For more details, click here.

6. Lifetime Pickleball, Badminton, Quickstart Tennis Net Set

No need to limit yourself to just one kind of net game at home or on the go with this versatile set from Lifetime. Portable and easy to set up with solid reviews on Amazon. $113.99. For more details, click here.

7. Mpow Floating Waterproof Phone Pouch

What's better than a waterproof phone case pouch for your summer activities in and around water? One that floats. $14.49. For more details, click here.

8. Hario V60 Ceramic Coffee Dripper, Size 02

Sleep in, skip the line, and enjoy the professional experience of a pour-over in your own home (great for the office too). Another added benefit is the money you will save over cafe prices. $16.05. For more details, click here. For Hario V60 Paper Coffee Filters, Size 02, click here.

9. MPOWERD Luci Outdoor 2.0 - Inflatable Solar Light

Attach this solar lantern to your backpack, and it will charge in the sun while you hike. Tap to illuminate your campsite in the evening. Clear finish with adjustable strap. $19.04. For more details, click here.

10. Pool Float Cup Holders (Pack of 14)

Looking for a colorful decoration for your pool party that's functional too? These floating drink holders make a great party favor or gift bag addition. 14 for $14.99. For more details, click here.

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