The sun is shining and the weather is sweet, now is time to beat the heat!

With summer around the corner, it's the perfect time to start stocking up for sunshine with summer accessories. This list is packed with hot ideas for staying cool in humid heat, from itty-bitty bikinis to portable fans.

Refreshing foods are essential in sizzling temperatures; they'll keep you cool and nourished. Test out some tasty new popsicle, smoothie and drink recipes this summer to quench your extreme thirst. There are also a wide variety of summer gadgets available which not only keep you cool, but make you look cool as well. Take the iPhone adaptable fan or the breeze-blowing umbrella for a spin in rising temperatures.

Browse through these breezy summer accessories for hot new cooling ideas.