Nothing says Summer Friday better than lounging poolside with a refreshing cocktail and a good trashy novel. We set out to find the best poolside essentials that will keep you looking your best even under the hot summer sun.

From a chic beach mat perfect for a poolside picnic to Havaianas for the hot pool deck, we've thought of everything. The only thing we're leaving out are the cool snacks and refreshments. We'll leave that to the experts, our friends at Kitchen Daily.

Click through the gallery above to see your 'Day at the Pool' essentials.