Straw Studios Graphic Canvas Tote
Leather handles add a little style to this roomy tote, but the best part is the three interior pockets that keep all of your essentials (keys, sunscreen, phone, wallet) organized and within reach.
To buy: $18, jcpenney.com.
Melissa Odabash Anastasia Embroidered Top
Pair this lightweight top with a pair of white denim shorts for a laidback, boardwalk-ready look, or toss it on while you’re lounging seaside (or at the pool) for a little UV relief.
To buy: $90, net-a-porter.com.
South Beach Pink Ombre Beach Bag
A place to stash your towel, swimsuit, and sunglasses with room to spare. You'll even find yourself reaching for this pretty pink tote for errands around town, too.
To buy: $16, southbeachofficial.com.
Eberjey Soul Searching Natalya Cover-Up
Why hide your gorgeous new swimsuit? This gauzy, slightly sheer cover-up lets the patterns and hues show through, without leaving you totally exposed.
To buy: $111, eberjey.com.
Mar y Sol Caracas Tote
Instant classics, these bright, cheerful bags (they come in five different colors) are carefully crafted to last for years to come. Pro tip: Pick a hue that works for your home, and use these totes to store blankets, towels, or magazines in the off-season.
To buy: $135, marysol.com.
Mango Striped Jersey Dress
Part swim cover-up, part chic summer dress, this on-trend crochet piece transitions effortlessly from the beach to the bistro.
To buy: $30, mango.com.