A cabin bag is a necessity but you don't want to be dragging that to the beach with you. When you're planning a day at the beach, you want a stylish, lightweight alternative to house your sunscreen, sunglasses and swimwear. Thankfully, some top fashion houses understand the need and this season they've launched some beautiful pieces that are the answer to our beach bag woes that will carry you from yacht to beach to dinner without looking out of place.
Saint Laurent Panier Bag
A timeless beach bag with beautiful details, this Panier bag will never go out of fashion. Boasting plenty of space for beach supplies, it is made of raffa with leather handles and a Celtic monogram buckle closure.
Gucci Baiadera Stripe Tote Bag
A vision of summer, this colourful tote from Gucci has a slightly 'lived-in' look about it that makes it look like and feel like an old favourite. Featuring red leather trims and a shoulder strap, this is a great option for a practical beach bag.
Hermés Carre Taquin Bucket Bag
For when you want something a little more casual but equally as stylish, enter the Carre Taquin bag. Made of water-repellent Toile H Plume canvas, you're safe in the knowledge that it will hold up against the elements.
Dior Around The World Book Tote
A collection celebrating travel couldn't be more fitting for this piece. It serves well as both a carry-on and a beach bag, should you need an all-in-one.
LOEWE Paula's Ibiza
One of the many gorgeous pieces from the LOEWE collection with Paula's boutique in Ibiza. This raffia bag is a timeless classic that will serve you holiday after glamorous holiday.
Valentino Garavani Escape Bag
Summer calls for bright colours and this Escape bag from Valentino really pops. Featuring a bandana print and tassels, there is a lot going on and this is sure to be a bag that turns heads on the beach.
Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Tote
Made of 100% linen with fine leather handles, the Rive Gauche tote is one of the trendiest beach bags to be seen with this summer. With plenty of room for all you towels and accessories, it's a hardy bag for the beach elements.
Inès Bressand Neutral Akamae N.16 Bag
This straw bucket bag is great for something stylish that isn't required to stuff with your beach towels. Handmade with beautiful attention to detail, we particularly love the looped leather handles.
Prada Knotted Rope Tote Bag
This is the perfect holiday bag to take you from the beach to the beach bar seamlessly. The fabric interior is layered with a nautical rope that comes together with a drawstring tie.