Everyone needs a summery tote to carry your suntan lotion, magazines, sunglasses, phones, and that extra silk Milly cover-up to and from the beach. Don’t ever think you have to sacrifice style for function though – check out my top beach bag picks for 2011 below!
A handcrafted, woven palm leaf bag featuring a contrasting crochet overlay, leather stitching, perforated edges, and magnetic-snap closure at leather tab. The handbag’s interior is lined and includes a zip pocket and 2 patch pockets for easy access. Available at Saks Fifth Avenue.
This unique canvas handbag features a fun screen-print beach party photo graphic on the front and back. Available at Shopbop.
In classic Tory Burch style, this straw tote features metallic trim for that extra dash of glam. Gorgeous! Available at Tory Burch.
Italian-chic with an oversized leather bow covering the entire front of this straw tote and finished off with refined leather handles. Available exclusively at Saks.