How to Pack for Your Beach Vacation: The 5 Key Items You Need for Tulum, Santorini, Palm Springs, Miami and Hawaii
If You're Going to Tulum, Mexico
The laid-back, bohemian town — beloved by the fashion set — is known for its mix of history and paradise. Stock up on lots of white swimwear and dresses as well as straw bags and espadrilles to really nail the vibe.
Buy It! Charlotte Pom Pom Maxi Dress, $30; boohoo.com
Buy It! Joana Multi Pompom Tote, $249; revolve.com
Buy It! Laced Demi Wedge Sandals, $79; shopbop.com
Buy It! Sunglasses, $9.99; hm.com
If You're Going to Santorini, Greece
Cerulean blue oceans and white stone walkways set the color scheme for a Santorini vacation, so opt for hues you'll find in the sea — lots of light blues, whites and seafoam greens.
Buy It! Hermosa Bralette Bikini Top, $112 and Zuma Bikini Bottom, $90; bloomingdales.com
Buy It! Stripe Poplin Wrap Dress, $90; topshop.com
Buy It! Brocade Rosa Tote, $98; walaswim.com
KATE SPADE NEW YORK
Buy It! Stillwell Sandals, $168; katespade.com
Buy It! Oversized Angular Square Sunglasses, $22; asos.com
If You're Going to Palm Springs, California
Master the look of this California desert town, oft an escape for Los Angeles residents and beyond, with a preppy palette. Think pinks, ginghams, bright patterned dresses and more.
Buy It! Gingham Off-the-Shoulder One-Piece Swimsuit, $118; jcrew.com
Buy It! Garden Party Dress, $250; toryburch.com
Buy It! Scalloped Faux Leather Tote, $49; nordstrom.com
Buy It! Freja Pearl Embellished Sandals, $150; lkbennett.com
Buy It! 52QSS Rectangle Sunglasses, $330; solsticesunglasses.com
If You're Going to Miami, Florida
The style in Miami is sexy and sexier, so the look you want is bold everything. Gear up with cutout bikinis and skin-baring dresses, as well as colorful shades, bags and sandals.
Buy It! Double Strap Crossover Bikini Set, $45; missguidedus.com
COOPER & ELLA
Buy It! Jessa Kaftan, $88; cooperandella.com
Buy It! Color Me Happy Canvas Beach Bag, $89; neimanmarcus.com
Buy It! Sandals With Lightning Detail, $39.90; zara.com
Buy It! The Playa Black & Pink Mirrored Aviator Sunglasses, $60; tobi.com
If You're Going To, Hawaii
This is the ultimate spot to indulge your tropical side, like with palm tree prints and patterns and a sunset palette. Don't forget rose-colored sunglasses and a chic sarong.
Buy It! Fuller Bust Swimsuit by Wolf & Whistle, $68; topshop.com
Buy It! Patterned Sarong, $12.99; hm.com
SEE BY CHLOE
Buy It! Sunset Logo Canvas Tote Bag, $195; intermixonline.com
Buy It! Donddi Sandals, $59.95; stevemadden.com
Buy It! MELT Browline Cateye Sunglasses, $28; forever21.com