14 Things to Buy if You Really, Really Love Ice Cream | theSkimm
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You scream, we scream. July is National Ice Cream Month. So we’re here to give you the scoop on summer’s tastiest treat. 

Whether you’re making it at home or looking to order in, we got you. From adorable bowls to an entire sundae kit … we’re losing cone-trol.

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For when three scoops equals an arm workout…
Scooper
Change your tool
$19.95, Sur La Table

And save arm day for later. The magic is in the handle. Aka, it features a defrosting fluid that warms to the touch. So you can get those perfectly round scoops each time. Chef’s kiss.

Buy it
For when you want the smell of your favorite flavor close by…
Earrings
Wear earrings
$20+, Decadent Mini on Etsy

Literally. These mini neapolitan studs are scented, handmade, and oh so cute. We’re melting.

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For when you’ve got a ton of freezer fruit and a love for bananas...
Yonanas
DIY
$97, QVC

This maker can turn any frozen fruit into a tasty treat. Just toss ‘em down the chute and watch what happens. You’ll get a froyo-like dessert in minutes. Boom.

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For when you’re looking to ration out the tub you just bought…
Bowls
Make it one scoop
$13.89/set of 12, Amazon

These bowls are the perfect size for your after-dinner treat. And did we mention they’re adorable? Because they are.

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For when you’re proud of your obsession and want everyone to know it…
Poster
Redecorate
$21.59+, Society6

Gallery wall, anyone? Add a fun print to your kitchen. Or bedroom. Because whether you’re with friends or eating alone … you’re a true ice cream stan.

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For when you wanna go hard on your next dessert…
Sundae Kit
Upgrade to sundae status
$16.94, Honeybutter Desserts on Etsy

And go wild with toppings. This kit has waffle cones, sprinkle packets, sauces, candy, and so much more to take your treat to the next level. We don’t blame you if you don’t wanna share.

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For when vanilla and chocolate get a bit boring…
Van Leeuwen
Spice up your recipe with Van Leeuwen
$26.99, Bookshop

Aka, the iconic Brooklyn-based ice cream shop. Recipes range from simple to advanced, with a lot of the ingredients coming from your pantry. Packed with flavor and low on sugar. The fam will be impressed.

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For when you’re craving the classic childhood favorite…
Sandwich Mold
Make a sammie
$32/set of 2, Food52

Ice cream sandwich, of course. Add a brownie mix to the silicone mold and bake it. Once that’s done, you can add your desired ice cream and let it freeze. It’s that simple. Order up.

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For when a regular bowl just ain’t cutting it…
Waffle Bowl
Waffle bowl to the rescue
$19.93, The Home Depot

Pour your batter into the mold and let it bake for about four minutes. Things just got that much more delicious.

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For when your sweet tooth is just too much to handle…
Phone Case
Decorate your phone
$23.39+ Society6

Even if you can’t eat it, you can still stare at it. While working. And dreaming about your next bowl. Wait, is that ice cream calling?

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For when the late-night craving hits…
Daily Harvest
Snack away
$8.99+, Daily Harvest

But on dairy-free, gluten-free ice cream made from ingredients like coconut, strawberry, cacao, and avocado. So it’s actually nutrient-packed. With no refined sugars. Win-win.

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For when your outfit needs that perfect finishing touch...
Enamel Pins
Add an enamel pin
$8 per pin, Museum of Ice Cream

Because you’re an ice cream kween. And accessorizing a jean jacket never looked so good.

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For when your kid’s outfit needs that perfect finishing touch…
Hair Clips
Add a clip
$10/set of 2, Meri Meri

Nothing says ‘happy summer’ like some ice cream hair clips. Tbh, you may wanna keep them for yourself. We won’t tell.

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PS: These are editorially selected, but if you purchase, theSkimm may get something in return. 

PPS: If something’s out of stock, oops, it was there when we published. And we apologize for any shipping delays due to COVID-19. Thanks.