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6 Family Beach Ideas

Here's some of our fave ideas for the beach, that you might like for your little ones. Perfect for 10 years and under.

Lobster Batuko adult swimsuit as shown on Little Hotdog Watson

Parent Treat

Because if we're jumping in the sea with the kids we might as well look cool too. This Batoko swimsuit is made from recycled plastic waste from the sea.

Swim Fin kids blue shark swimming aid as featured on Little Hotdog Watson

Beach Essentials

LHW Pinterest is full of beach bag essentials to help including this cool swim aid, Swim Fin.

Clean Up kids beach book as featured on Little Hotdog Watson

Read On

Some informative reading for your little environmentailist. This book joins Rocket as she sets off to save an island from plastic pollution. Clean Up with Rocket.

Foldable kids beach bucket from Kidly as featured on Little Hotdog Watson

Foldable Bucket

Yep, because this way they fit in a bag and pack away for every summer to come. Available in 4 colours from Kidly

Rocks making words beach crafts as seen on Little Hotdog Watson


Inspo for your treasure hunters - look for stones to make words. Mauibelleis full of beautiful ideas for their treasures.

Silver glitter crocs as featured on Little Hotdog Watson

Mind The Rocks

If you'd told me 6 years ago I'd be a Crocs convert I'd have laughed but since living close(ish) to the beach these are firm favourite for the kids and stony beaches.

Image: @lucindadunninghood Hat: Cub Navykin

Sun Hat

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Hope you enjoyed these beach ideas. Would love to hear your tips too.

Author: Emma Watson is the owner of Little Hotdog Watson

Little Hotdog Watson is a kidswear brand with a difference. We make kids hats unlike any other by combining style + innovation. Our sun hats offer triple protection from UV, Mosquitoes and Overheating, while our winter hats are water resistant, reflective and extra cosy. Take a look at our hats here.

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