The Toys of Summer

updated 07/14/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 07/14/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT

PETAL PUSHER

MICHELLE ROY CLIP-ON FLOWERS
Handmade of silk and dotted with crystals, they blossom in hair—or anywhere. Salma Hayek buys them by the
bunch. $45; 310-470-3909

FOOT LOOSE

SIGERSON MORRISON FLIP-FLOPS
Cameron Diaz, Molly Simms and Kelly Ripa have all wiggled their toes into these plastic flip-flops, which come in bright colors and get a special kick from the kitten heel. $85; Bergdorf Goodman and www.vivre.com

SWIMSUIT YOURSELF

ROSA CHA BIKINIS
These sexy two-pieces, a hit with supermodels like Gisele and Karolina Kurkova, can be personalized with a photo of a pet, a boyfriend or, heck, Justin Timberlake. $220-280; 866-4-RosaCha

ALL ABOARD

SURFING
The trend crested when real-life surfer Cameron Diaz caught some waves in the new Charlie's Angels. Other fans: 2 Fast 2 Furious star Paul Walker, who shred it up last month in Panama, and actress Hilary Duff, who plans to attend surf camp in Malibu.

SLEEK SHADY

BLINDE DESIGN SUNGLASSES
The wraparound design hugs the face (and what faces: Madonna, Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon and Gwen Stefani) and boasts that cool Matrix edge (they should—they're by the same designer). $215; 877-679-0247

TUTTI FRUTTI

FRUIT MARTINIS
The coolest drinks are being served up with a refreshing twist: At New York's Town restaurant, the cosmos (right) get a deep injection of flavor from raspberry puree. Other fruits in season at hip eateries like L.A.'s Sushi Roku: litchi, pomegranate, key lime, blood orange and cantaloupe.

SKIN FLINT

ARCONA SUNSATIONS MINERAL BRUSH
Celebs like Diane Lane and Lucy Liu are getting the sun-kissed look without the worries with this all-in-one SPF 20 sun protectant, bronzer and foundation powder. $40; www.arcona.com or 800-657-9991

"HI" TECH

VERTU
With its on-call concierge, this handmade mobile phone (left) costs up to $21,000 (within the price range of Gwyneth Paltrow and Madonna, who both own one); www.vertu.com. T-MOBILE SIDEKICK This color-screen cellphone, carried by Demi Moore, comes with Web browser, instant messaging and camera. $300, 800-TMOBILE

CLOTHES CALL

COACH HAMPTONS TRAVEL CRUSHER
This colorful sun hat, worn by stars like Brooke Shields, will brighten even an overcast day. $78; www.coach.com

SWEETEES BY MELLIES
Tiffani Thiessen and Charlize Theron have snapped up these breezy tank tops. $45; 877-463-5543

GET CARRIED AWAY

CANVAS BEACH TOTE BY UTILITY
All-purpose but playful, it can be monogrammed (or more) to make it truly your own: Kate Hudson asked to have "Malibu" stitched on one bag and "St. Tropez" on another. Now she's set for either summer destination. $65 ($95 personalized); at Intuition, 877-310-8442

SUMMER TUNES

FEEL GOOD TIME
Pink (right)

NEVER LEAVE YOU (UH OOOH UH OOOH)
Lumidee

FRONTIN'
Pharrell Williams featuring Jay-Z

ARE YOU HAPPY NOW?
Michelle Branch

BEACH READS

HARRY POTTER #5
J.K. Rowling

ACTION!
Robert Cort

HOW TO BECOME FAMOUS IN TWO WEEKS OR LESS
Melissa de la Cruz and Karen Robinovitz

MANEATER
Gigi Levangie Grazer

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