Use a large plastic coffee container as a trash receptacle. First, cut a 2-inch-diameter hole in the lid. Then, drill a small hole through the handle and the lid. Thread a piece of cord through the holes to serve as a lanyard.
paint and distress empty coffee cans and than wrop with jute string ...hot glue beach charms or small seashells ..can stencil labels like BEACH or ESCAPE .. cans can be used to display / store magazines, summer reading novels, sunsceen, tv guide and remote, etc.