What You Need In Your Beach Bag
7 essentials for a day in the sun
As you prepare for upcoming sandy retreats, consult our checklist of beach bag essentials--from sunglasses and slip-ons to a page-turning read. And while you’re at it, take a peek at five other items--including the perfect carryall--to amp up your day in the sun.
Splurge on a traditional Turkish towel that’s made of lightweight organic cotton in a quick-drying weave.
You’ll need a flattering swimsuit cover-up to throw on before you hit the boardwalk. (We’re partial to Madewell’s chambray shirt.)
Throw on a pair of these canvas slip-ons for a long walk on the beach or to get you to and from the car.
Blu Kicks ($58)
Filter your water and infuse it with fruit for a spa-like experience in the sand.
Clean Bottle Square ($10 to $45)