5 Essential Beachy Gadgets for Island Hunters

If you owned an island, what are the five things you couldn't live without? Check out this list of trendy beach products, inspired by HGTV's Island Hunters.

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June 14, 2019

HGTV’s Island Hunters...two reasons I’m obsessed with this show:

1) The thought of real people actually in the market for their own island? Mind = blown!

2) It reminds me of the wishing game we played as kids (or adults): “If you were stranded on a desert island… what would you ­_______?” These types of questions have kept generations of slumber parties going into the wee hours of the morning.

Now, here’s an HGTV twist on the traditional game: If you owned an island, what are the five must-have items you would bring? A few game rules: food, water and other necessities do not count. Neither does the luxury cabana and pool. We’re assuming you have those things already (hey it’s a game, not reality). I’m talking about the cool, beachy gadgets that would make your island life more fun and convenient.

I’ll start…

$12.99

Because we all know that sand and margaritas do not mix. Bonus: A non-slip surface to protect your tropical cocktails from accidental spillage.

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$21.99

We all love sand, just not in those places where sand loves us. Don't deny it...we've all been there.

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$29.99

If you own the island, you must own the tunes. Plus, it's waterproof for worry-free splish-splashing.

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$22.45

You can never have too many spaces to hold your stuff at the beach. This plantable holder is great for beverages, keys and sunglasses.

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$15.99

If the island breezes aren't enough, this personal misting fan will keep you cool in the tropic heat. There's also an optional USB port in case you're "working from home" while you soak up the rays.

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Now it's your turn. Go day-dream for a minute, then share your list on social with hashtag #IslandHunters.

For more island inspiration, watch Island Hunters, Sundays 10|9c, part of HGTV Beach Night.

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