Need a beach towel? Old Hollywood carries an assortment of Pendleton Super-Sized Beach Towels ($48) inspired by Native American designs.
Not into buying new? (I hear you!) Want to save some money? (Yes, please.) There are many great recycled fashion shops in the neighborhood where you can save and shop greener, like Buffalo Exchange (504 Driggs Ave.) and Fox and Fawn (570 Manhattan Ave), among others. Also check out KRRB.com, a “neighborly” online place to buy, sell and trade.
Are there little ones in your life? Outfit them at Caribou Baby (272 Driggs Ave.)
No matter what, pack the sunscreen! Here is a really interesting video on how to chose sunscreen that is good for you and the environment.
Have a great summer and enjoy the FREE pool!
Want to support Open Space Alliance of North Brooklyn, which raises money to expand and improve our local parks, including McCarren Park Pool? Make a donation in any amount here, or come to The Big Splash, a fundraiser at the pool tomorrow night!
Fashion look ideas from:
Fanaberie (102A Nassau Ave), In God We Trust (70 Greenpoint Ave), Julia James Boutique (200 Franklin St), Dalaga (152 Franklin St), Word (126 Franklin St), Kill Devil Hill (170 Franklin St), Cato’s Army Navy (654 Manhattan Ave), & Alter (109 Franklin St)