Striking a balance between comfy, stylish and practical is first on the list for a beach day; and this applies to everything from your outfit to your beach bag, and all the little goodies inside.
Luckily the outfit is usually pretty straightforward… a pretty bikini under a loose summer dress, stylish sunglasses and your favourite Havaianas. Picking a beach bag is something that requires a little more thought however.
You can’t go wrong with the classic sailor look, with wide blue and white stripes in a thick, durable cotton. Another gorgeous option is to select one with a more rustic, woven fabric in a neutral tone that will match everything and anything you wear. Either way, make sure it has more than one compartment so that you can keep sunscreen and sand away from your phone and sunglasses when you venture in to the water for a dip!
When it comes to what’s in the bag, try to limit it to the bare essentials. If we had to narrow it down to five must haves, the first thing on the list would be:
Once you've got the bag and the all of the essentials that go into it, you’re ready to hit the beach for a day of sun, sea and sand.
Author: Emma Donovan