There is nothing like
a good beach day in the summer. If you’re like me, your beach bag is full to
the brim with sunglasses, books, magazines, sunscreens, and of course your
beach towel and a coverup. This makes finding the perfect beach bag all the
When looking for a beach bag, make sure
it’s roomy enough for all of your beach supplies. The straps must be
comfortable and it should be easy to carry. As for the material of your beach
bag, I am personally partial to straw and wicker for their classic sensibilities,
but canvas and cotton totes can’t be beat for their ease in cleaning and
Of course, the bag should be cute, too!
This season, look for paisley and floral prints and accessories, along with
nautical themes. Statement and totes with phrases are also making a comeback.
Don’t worry about matching your bag to your swimsuit or your coverup – it’s
summertime, so a mix of prints and colors is refreshing and fun!
Top Row, Left to Right: Reversible
Paisley Tote – $37.40 – Endless, Extra
Large Raffia Crochet Beach Bag – $135 – Boutique To You, Katharine
Hamnett Beach Bag – $95 – Yoox, Roxy
Free Flow Beach Tote – $32.50 – Delia’s
Middle Row, Left to Right: Canvas
Bag – $58 – Boden, Ethnic
Tote by Stephanie Johnson – $69 – Athleta, Small
Canvas Wicker Tote – $195 – Tory Burch, Pass
The Shades Griffen Striped Canvas Tote – $175 – Bloomingdale’s