How to curate your beach bag essentials
For every woman, her beach bag is a sacrosanct. Filled with staples to make her feel her best wherever the sun takes her. Here's our guide to curating a beach bag full of must-have beachside companions for chasing the warmer weather.
Arguably the most important beach companion, the towel is any beach bag essential. Thoughtfully crafted for those long days at the beach, our Public Figure x Anisah Nasir Horoscope Towels are a summer staple. The functionality of the extra large towel size is complemented by the terry towelling underside and a flat woven top that eels like the love child of your favourite terry and turkish towels.
Who says your beach bag can't be both stylish and functional? Try a woven straw bag for tropical holiday vibes. The Benoît Bucket Tote by Worn store is a supersized handwoven tote perfect for your summer aesthetic. A modern take on a woven straw beach bag with a shoulder strap for a no-fuss, minimal style with maximum carrying capacity. Pairs perfectly with any colour palette, this neutral toned bag is made from handwoven natural and untreated fibres.
An essential for sun-safety and ultimate beach style, a pair of your favourite sunglasses are an important addition to your beach bag. A modern-vintage dream, Velvet Canyon's Revolution sunglasses feature thin frames with an angular hexagonal shape. In a classic tortoiseshell, these shades will be perfect for your summer wardrobe.
A pair of denim shorts are a fail-safe summer classic. Comfortable and versatile, they're the perfect bottom to coordinate with any bikini. Modelling off Lacausa's best selling Arlo Trousers, the Drifter Shorts are a new staple cotton short for summer. Designed to fit comfortably at the natural waist, with patch pockets and a raw hem. Made from Lacausa's medium weight, super soft cotton twill.
The Cover Up
A beach cover up is a beach bag essential; an easy, throw-on piece that protects from the sun while adding style to your beach outfit. A white tailored shirt is a versatile and must-have piece for your wardrobe. Kowtow's oversized shirt is a modern take on the classic shirt with an oversized fit, exaggerated curved hems and a patch pocket. In a lightweight organic cotton, this shirt will keep you cool in the summer months.
The One Piece
A one piece is a versatile swimwear option. The perfect addition to your beach wear, The Philo One Piece by Ziah meets all your beach needs while doubling as a bodysuit under tailored shorts or a maxi skirt for an everyday look. Taking cues from an 80s, high-cut silhouette whilst remaining a thoroughly modern feel. With a square neckline and eye-catching low back, its shape is clean and uncomplicated - with subtle nods to the sensuality of bare skin.