5 Best Beach Bags for the Summer and Beyond
Summer is right around the corner and we just can’t wait to have a little fun in the sun. Whether you’re heading to the beach, the pool, or taking a trip out of town, having a functional tote bag is essential. With so many great selections available, it can be challenging to narrow it down to just one. We feel you, and we’ve rounded up five picks that are both fabulous and functional.
Straw Circle Handle Tote Handbag - Target, $35
We are crushing on this on-trend straw handbag from Target—oh em gee, it is beautiful! (It’s also a steal at only $35.) It’s roomy enough to be a legit beach bag and carry everything you need for a day of fun in the sun, but it’s fashionable enough that you’ll want to use it all summer long, no matter where you’re headed. Morning trip to the farmers market? A night on the town? It does it all.
Beaded Crochet Tote Bag - Madewell, $128
This beaded crochet tote from Madewell is giving us all of the bohemian beach vibes in the best way possible. Not only is this beautiful, beaded bag an excellent accessory to level up any outfit, but it is also a stunning piece of art. This gorgeous, oversized purse is available in a classic neutral shade or a ready-for-fun rainbow design. Handcrafted with wooden beads, this carryall is sure to be a showstopper this summer and beyond.
Bogg Bag - Amazon, $210
Say hello to THE bag of summer 2021—and it’s so hot, you’re going to want to place your order on Amazon while you still can. This washable, mom-invented tote was made for days at the beach, zoo, park—basically, wherever you go with kids, it’ll be the bag you grab on your way out the door. The hardest part will be choosing which color to buy. (We’re all about Mint Chip here at Maed.)
BTB Los Angeles Sandy Beach Woven Tote - Nordstrom, $194
This unique look from Nordstrom is giving us picnic feels and we are here for it. Available in two different color options, you cannot go wrong with this spacious tote. It just screams fun, and you know when you reach for this bag, you are about to have a good time. With lots of room for sunscreen, a change of clothes, and everything in between, this bag has got you covered. Perfect for the beach, pool, or just a casual day out, this woven tote bag with its magnetic closure is guaranteed to be your go-to this summer.
Prada Straw Tote Bag - Farfetch, $1050
FARFETCH is keeping us classy all summer long with this sizable sunshine-colored straw tote from Prada. The open-top makes it simple to slip in the things you need and retrieve them just as easily. This ultimate accessory can transition seamlessly from day to night with its unique design and fresh look. Let’s face it, it has been a YEAR, and you totally deserve this happy yellow tote for your beach days this summer.