If an out-of-the-blue urge to book a balmy escape along the Amalfi coast or a jaunt to Capri takes you over - do not resist. It's the start of August, and true to tradition, the denizens of Europe are already en route to said chic destinations for a month-long holiday to the tune of perfectly tousled beach tresses, nutty tans, and Sgroppinos. So we thought, why not bookend the summer with a glamorous getaway of your own? To get you in top form before you jet, we've culled 9 classic beach essentials to take with you. Click here to read the full story!