New Products For This Summer: Tea, Shoes, Toothbrushes and more...
Harney & Sons Tea: There’s nothing like a glass of ice tea on a hot summer day. Enter Harney & Sons tea,a happy treat available at supermarkets and gourmet stores everywhere. A nice box collection features a four-set boxfilled with English Breakfast, Paris, Earl Grey Supreme, and Hot Cinnamon Spice. The products look so luxurious you cancreate a tea time at home and feel like you are in London. Enjoy fine bagged and loose leaf teas, and you can also find a wonderful array of teapots, cups, and accessories for the tea-obsessed. Prices start at $12 for 50 teabags. See www.harney.com.
Just Spices: Want to get a jump on summer barbecuing? Rubs are the answer. This new company, Just Spices, offers a set ofgreat meat rubs for chicken, seafood, pork, and beef. Take the box set for $26.99 and each BBQ seasoning sells for $5.99.Use to marinate meat, seafood, and vegetables. And here’s the good news-all of the ingredients are organic. Marinate your favorite foods at home, and take them with you on your next trip to cook at the beach house. It's easy. Where to buy?The products are available exclusively through the website,www.justspices.com.
Carmen Sol Totes: Since 2006, Carmen Sol has been the leading luxury, multi-chain retailer of the Caribbean. Fast forward ten years, and designer Carmen Sol Espejo, a New York native with over 20 years of retail experience, partners withSebastiano Di Bari, an Italian brand builder and former CEO of various Italian fashion brands. Carmen Sol’s products canbe found online as well as at specialty retailers and luxury resorts including Shopbop, The Ritz Carlton, One&Only, Four Seasons, and at Carmen Sol New York Boutiques in the Caribbean. Made in Italy, the bags smell of rose petals, resist water, and fabricated with a jelly material in 14 colors. The Angelica large tote is priced at $165 and capable of carrying your smaller purse, plus a beach towel and snacks for your summer activities. See www.carmensoul.com.
Mouthwatchers Portable toothbrushes: You do get tired of jamming your toothbrush into your tight toiletries bag, right? The portable Mouthwatchers toothbrush is foldable, so it’s the length of a deck of cards. Not only is it encased to keep your bristles sturdy, it is antimicrobial and cleans like dental floss, massaging the gums at the same time. Plus, it was invented by a dentist who wanted to make a superior toothbrush. A two pack costs only $9.99. See www.mouthwatchers.com for this product and its family of regular toothbrushes and electric ones, too
Oka-B Summer Sandals: Call these flip-flops with panache. Summer shoes with style. Never have I seen such comfortable, water-resistant, and pretty sandals at an affordable price starting at $35. While made of soft plastic in the USA, these attractive pairs can take you to a fancy party or a pool event with a flouncy summer dress. Many have received rave reviews online. You can purchase Oka-B sandals, balletflats, and wedges online or at participating stores. See www.oka-b.com for details.