The Best Totes For Your Beach
Let your favorite oceanfront destination inspire your new summer bag.
Hit the surf this summer with a stylish beach bag that’s more than apropos for your favorite sandy spot. From the see-and-be-seen East Hampton to San Francisco’s quaint Stinson Beach, we’ve rounded up some selects that are sure to fit in with each locale’s fashion vibe. Never has studying a little geography looked so good.
SAINT LAURENT STRIPED CANVAS BEACH TOTE, $795 BEST FOR: EAST HAMPTON, NEW YORK
It-bags rule in New York, so why not bring a little savoir faire to your stay on Long Island?
GIVENCHY LEATHER-TRIMMED NEOPRENE BACKPACK, $1,880 BEST FOR: FIRE ISLAND PINES
The stylish set on this island are always trend-spotting and this trendy backpack is boardwalk-ready.
CLARE V. BEACH MARINE CANVAS-TWILL TOTE WITH ROPE HANDLES, $225 BEST FOR: SAG HARBOR
Crisply updated nautical style makes a nod to the seaport's history as a whaling hub.
SATURDAYS NYC SURF-PRINT REECE COTTON TOTE, $115 BEST FOR: MONTAUK
There aren't any palm trees out in the East End, so these tropical prints will suit the surfer crowd.
SOPHIE ANDERSON HAND-CROCHETED LILLA COTTON TOTE, $290 BEST FOR: CAPE COD
Painters and writers flock to Truro and other beaches in this area with an appreciation for an artisan-crafted choice.
TORY SPORT WOVEN-LEATHER TOTE, $425 BEST FOR: HILTON HEAD
Colorful plaid fits right in with the preppy leanings of this enclave of southern courtliness.
SEE BY CHLOE DENIM AND TEXTURED LEATHER TOTE, $295 BEST FOR: STINSON BEACH
Denim hailed from the west and it still typifies the laid-back luxury of San Francisco's favorite beach.
ERNEST ALEXANDER AIDEN WAXED-COTTON UTILITY TOTE, $245 BEST FOR: MALIBU
Here's a Baywatch-bright bag to pop in the back seat of your vintage convertible when you head out to Point Dume.