by Jennifer Nicole Dienst | July 01, 2008

customizable coasters  

  

Touch of glass. We love iomoi’s customizable coasters in beachy patterns and bright colors. $26 each, with bulk discounts available. (925) 820-6488; www.iomoi.com

 

 

 

mini Adirondack chairs  

 

Table Topics. Perk up the tablescape with Nantucket-inspired mini Adirondack chairs as place cards, which double as take-home photo frames. (877) 977-7747; www.idealfavors.com

 

 

  
Don Julio Tequila 

  

Smooth sipping. Tequila manufacturer Don Julio has hand-harvested Agave plants for more than 45 years. The brand’s oh-so-light Blanco edition is a crowd-pleaser. About $35 for a 750-ml bottle. www.donjulio.com

 

 

 

 Laguna Beach Mat Kit

 
  

Your place in the sun. Let them sprawl in style with Gemline’s Laguna Beach Mat Kit, which can be logoed. $6.98 each for orders of 50 or more. www.gemline.com

 

 

  
Sago palm bonsai

  

Tiny tropic. After the trip, keep the good beach feelings going by sending a mini Sago palm bonsai gift. $50; (877) 733-3683; www.redenvelope.com

 

 

 

 Zip-Zac towels

Towel tote. Leave the bag at home and store your necessities in the Zip-Zac towel’s built-in, water-resistant pocket. $40 and up per towel; bulk discounts are available. (800) 477-4283