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14 Beach Bags That Are Both Cute and Functional

Woven basket handbags have been all the rage this year, proving that these summery straw accessories are chic enough to use even when you’re far from the beach. But seeing as we’re in the midst of summer–and a super hot one at that–it’s important that you invest in a proper beach bag. From beach reads to sunscreens, you need something that’s big enough to hold all of your junk. Whether you’re looking for something nautical like a striped canvas tote, or something more tropical like a colourful raffia bag, we’ve picked out some of our faves. So grab a cute towel, pick out a chic bag and head down to the water. With one of these under your arm, you’ll be the queen of the beach this summer.