Summer is officially here and that means it is time pick the best beach bags of the season. Just like beach cover-ups, the beach bag is enjoying a bit of a fashion renaissance. Gone are the days when slapping your keys, cash, lip gloss and sunscreen in a zip-lock bag would suffice. Today's fashion savvy sun lovers, demand a chic bag that is super on-trend and large enough to hold sun essentials, mobile phone and more. Our 2015 winners will not disappoint. From vibrant totes to pretty straw bags, there’s something for everyone at every price point. Here's our top ten list.
#10 The Indego Africa Clutch
. Do good while looking good with this chic woven palm leaf clutch! Made by the artisans of the Covanya Cooperative in Rawanda, this bag has a bright textile inside lining. Proceeds from the sale of this hand- crafted one-of-a-kind bag supports women entrepreneurs of this African country.
#9 Lila Bucket Bag by Sophie Anderson.
This lust-have is the most expensive beach bag on our list. Handwoven in Columbia, this beach bag has a wide shoulder strap and can be worn cross-body. The durable crocheted cotton is patterned in a Bohemian print. The mint pom-pom and bright orange trim completes this gorgeous number.
#8 Mar y Sol 'Collins' Woven Tote
. Handmade using sustainable sea grass and leather, the sale of Mar y Sol products enables families to gain economic independence, preserves traditional craft and promotes environmental conservation. The bold navy and white stripes and removable tassels of this spacious tote evokes yachting in San Tropez. Who knew looking fabulous could also be doing such good!!
#7 Lisa Perry Circle Square Beach Tote.
Never mind the bright yellow canvas contrasted with the white leather sun… this beach bag had me at “hello”… which is stamped on the interior bottom of the bag. A nice surprise everything you open it.
#6 Jaunt The Resort Bag in Grand Yacizi.
Given the sand and surf lifestyle of a beach bag, this pricey number is a total splurge! However, the unique shape, size and modern Ikat print won us over. A girl can dream..!
#5 Photo Realism Tote by Dezso Sara Beltran Llc
The cotton beach tote that has a palm print so realistic, it always keeps a sunny outlook on your side. Girl crush!!
#4 H&M Beach Bag. At $10 this is an amazingly stylish find. Made of woven plastic with a print motif and two handles at the top, this bag wipes clean with a damp cloth. Love the ..when in doubt vacation slogan.
#3 Herschel Supply Co
This beige beauty has a beachy blue striped trim and matching blue interior. This bag is crisp, simple and soothing.
#2 Clare V. red tote
. The Bold 'oui' messaging lends cheeky appeal to this leather tote. Say Yes to this stunner.
#1 Our beach bag of the year is the Pomecita by MONSERAT DE LUCCA.
The classic beach tote is updated with whimsical pom poms and a fully lined interior. This charming tote easily carries and secures all necessities with a drawstring closure. Love Love Love...
See you at the beach!!