Shopping for summer music festivals: Accessories, beauty and more

We found everything you need to look good and stay cool at the hottest summer music festivals in Chicago.



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  • Topshop zigzag ikat backpack, $64, at Topshop

  • GirlProps flip-up sunglasses; and transparent wayfarer sunglasses with color-changing iridescent mirrored lenses; $10 each, at

  • Missguided Dahlia bow wellies, $29, at

  • Volcom The Block Box canvas cooler tote, $52, at

  • UO glow-in-the-dark nail polish, $5, at

  • Forever 21 cutout Southwest hair elastic, $4, at Forever 21

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    Peace and Love Peace and Love bohemian daisy wreath crown, $34, at

  • Echo Design geo straw floppy hat, $48, at

  • Sun Bum Cool Down continuous spray cooling aloe vera, $12,

  • H&M multistrand bracelet, $10, at H&M

  • Canvas Lands� End leather pouch belt, $50, at

  • Alite x Free People waterproof collapsible tent, $168, at

  • Cool Off Herbal Cooling Towelettes, four for $3, at Duane Reade

  • Mustard Drinkman tape cassette flask, $14, at

  • John Fluevog Derby Swirl boots, $265 per pair, at John Fluevog

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    iFan iPhone-powered personal fan (works with 30-pin connector), $13, at

  • Forever 21 tribal-inspired bib necklace, $9, at Forever 21

  • Foldable striped travel mat, $20, at

  • GirlProps wayfarer-style folding sunglasses, $10, at

  • BCBGMAXAZRIA banded fedora, $48, at BCBGMAZAZRIA

  • Tote+Able faux-bois-wood reusable beverage tote, $22, at Flight 001

  • American Eagle Outfitters pocket fanny pack, $25, at American Eagle Outfitters

  • Free People Chakra fringe scarf, $48, at

  • H&M ring-shaped metal hair clip with side opening and hair elastic inside, $5, at H&M

  • Smashbox Megatint Long Wear lip colors, $20 each, at Sephora

  • Deepa Gurnani Interlocking Triangles beaded headband, $55; and multiscalloped headband, $55; both at

  • Origins GinZing energy-boosting moisturizer (the gel formula creates a cooling sensation when applied), $27, at Origins

  • Rothco The Mini Desert canteen, $10, at

  • Burton Lil Buddy portable tailgate bag (with a built-in two speaker stereo system, heatwave-proof cooler and bottle opener), $100, at

  • Clinique Moisture Surge CC Cream hydrating color-corrector broad spectrum SPF 30, $35; and Even Better Eyes dark-circle corrector (with cooling massage-tip applicator), $40; both at Bloomingdale�s

  • Billabong Soaked N Smiling hat, $28, at

  • Na.PeliPeli flower crown, $10, at

  • Forever 21 Southwestern five-panel hat, $10, at Forever 21

  • O2 Cool Deluxe necklace fan, $8, at Bed Bath & Beyond

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    Fresh Citron de Vigne roller-ball parfum, $20, at

  • Bliss triple-oxygen instant-energizing eye gel, $50, at Bliss

Topshop zigzag ikat backpack, $64, at Topshop

Whether you plan on hitting up the weekend-long festivals Electric Daisy Carnival, Pitchfork and Lollapalooza; camping out at street festival shows; or checking out the free musical acts at Millennium Park's Downtown Sound, we found the best accessories and beauty products to accompany you to the shows.

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