Keep your cool: 6 products to make summer more bearable

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Throw the right kind of shade with this beachy patio umbrella from One Kings Lane. $329, Onekingslane.com

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With all due respect to the charms of artisan everything, ice cream makers are the wrong appliances to get cute with. This no-nonsense, no-ice-required one from T-Fal has instructions we can get behind: Pour in the mix, add a handful of candy and receive a bowl of ice cream. $50, t-falusa.com

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Thanks to HomeGoods’ new mobile app, you can now preview what’s up for grabs daily at your local store. On our summer wish list: this nautical cooler.
$40, at HomeGoods stores

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Because everyone likes the cool side of the pillow: The latest from Home Shopping Network Queen Bee, Joy Mangano, this plush pillow features a refreshing, gel-infused layer of memory foam. $40, Hsn.com

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Invented by two Southern gents with a soft spot for perfectly chilled mint juleps and vintage kitchenware, the Mason Shaker pours one pretty cocktail.
$30, Masonshaker.com

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Fans are notoriously function-over-form, but this vintage-inspired one from Wayfair is as cute as it is cooling.  $99, Wayfair.com



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