Now the sun has finally put in an appearance, many of us have suddenly realised that we're not equipped for such an unusual weather phenomenon. We have all the blankets, winter coats and boots we could possibly need, but for the last six months there's been little need for sandals and sun loungers. Fortunately, preparing for a warm spell doesn't have to break the bank, because there are plenty of vouchers out there that can help.
At the moment you can use this code to get 10% off all orders at Laura Ashley. The summer range includes cool picnic accessories, decorated with ice lollies. It's on offer at the moment, with the picnic carrier down from £30 to £18.90, and the folding chair down from £35 to £24.50. An extra 10% off could be all you need to push this into your price bracket.
Of course, there's always plenty to be found to kit out your summer in the Poundshop, which stocks everything from seeds to plastic tableware and skipping ropes. This voucher will get you 5% off all orders of two or more items too - which will make everything even more of a bargain.
If you're hitting the garden, you can also get 10% off all orders over £20 with this voucher code. The site offers a huge range of seeds, plants, and everything else you need to get your garden blooming this summer.
Apparently every woman needs a bucket bag this summer. The 1990s throwbacks have plenty of space for your beach essentials, and at Clarks include a zipped security pocket so you can keep your wallet safe on the way to the beach too. A the moment this code will get you 20% off all full price bags at Clarks.
Crocs tend to divide the nation. There are those who consider them vital beach essentials for all the family - when the brood needs to leave the house without spending 20 minutes lacing and buckling themselves into shoes. There are others who consider them a shoe abomination. If you fall into the former bracket, then you can sign up to the Crocs newsletter through this link, and it'll give you 20% off.
If your whole wardrobe needs a bit of an overhaul, then you will need all the vouchers you can get. This code gives you 10% off all overs over £40 at Bonmarche, which is a useful start.
Brown Bag Clothing
If you sign up for the newsletter through this link, you can get £5 off your next order of men's branded fashions.
Pretty Little Thing
This affordable fashion brand just got even more affordable, with this voucher for 10% off your first order.
Long Tall Sally
For women over 5'8" and size 7 shoes, then any new seasons is just an opportunity to have a new shopping headache, so Long Tall Sally might offer a solution - and the 10% discount won't hurt either.
If you're after some beach reading, you could take a look at The Works - which is offering 15% off all purchases when you use this voucher.
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