Liberty prints are back in a big way and A.P.C. got the trend just right with this girly cotton bag, $154, apc.fr.
Marni’s cotton canvas tote with leather trim will make you the belle of the beach. And the shape is perfect for those rolled-up towels. $470, marni.com.
From Michael Kors, a yacht-worthy tote, complete with nautical knots. $595, at Michael Kors, 866.709.KORS.
Made from lambskin and calfskin, Michelle Vale’s metallic bag is the epitome of beach chic. (Just watch out for the saltwater.) $295, michellevale.com.
From Gap, a sturdy yet chic striped carryall. $34.50, at select Gap stores.
Look out, Miami. MZ Wallace’s bright and shiny carry-all is South Beach all the way. Nylon and leather with sequins, $102, at mzwallace.com.
Attention, logo lovers. Coach’s sturdy canvas tote has your name (and theirs) written all over it. $398, at Coach stores, coach.com.
All aboard the Jitney! This kelly-green tote by Tory Burch is made for a Hamptons getaway. $265, toryburch.com.
Marc by Marc Jacobs’s nylon tote is as easy and breezy as a lazy day at the beach. $198, at Neiman Marcus, neimanmarcus.com.