Hit the Beach in Style

By Jamie McKillop
|  Wednesday, Aug 3, 2011  |  Updated 11:54 AM PDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Hit the Beach in Style

advertisement

Ten beach essentials to hit the sand in style: 

1. Juicy Couture Hat
Shield your face from harmful UV rays with this Lurex woven raffia floppy hat. Subtle metallic thread and crochet detailing complete the boho-chic vibe. $78 at Bloomingdale's.

2. Heimstone Jumpsuit
Romp from dawn to dusk in this no-fuss jumper. It doubles as a beach cover-up and a standalone summer ensemble. $429 at Elizabeth Charles, 2056 Fillmore St. (at California), 415-440-2100

3. Zoë Bikini Bathing Suit
Channel the spirit of Saint-Tropez with this not-too-skimpy two-piece halter. The teal color, simple ruching, and gold loop detail keep it très sophisticated. $144 at Zoë Bikini, 3386 18th St. (at Mission), 415-621-4551

4. Sailormade Bracelet
This simple rope bracelet made of authentic marine hardware is a fashionable homage to the sea, and the nautical look never goes out of style. $115 at Unionmade, 493 Sanchez St. (at 18th), 415-861-3373

5. OPI Nail Lacquer
This Cajun Shrimp nail color adds some heat to fingers and toes, whether you’re headed to the bayou or your parents’ Nantucket cottage. $9 at Beauty Company, 2325 Polk St. (at Union), 415-567-8740

6. SkinCeuticals Sunscreen
This lightly tinted Physical Fusion UV Defense in SPF 50 is a water-resistant, zero-grease formula that dries silky like a powder. $32 at Marilyn Jaeger Skincare Studio, 3384 Sacramento St. (at Walnut), 415-751-0647

7. Bare Escentuals Waterproof Eye Shadow
Not ready to bare it all? Try this Prime Time Primer Shadow in Sundance. The liquid formula adds a subtle shimmer of color that perfectly complements a tan. $18 at Bare Escentuals, 845 Market St. (at Fifth), 415-357-9804

8. Kate Spade Tote
With a design inspired by Hinkley Yachts’ sense of luxury and sensibility, this slouchy, spotted satchel epitomizes both form and function. $325 at Kate Spade, 227 Grant Ave. (at Post), 415-216-0880

9. Gucci Sunglasses
Whether by bus or private jet, arrive at your destination in style wearing these retro Gucci tortoise frames. The medium, round shape fits mosts faces. $325 at Gucci, 240 Stockton St. (at Maiden), 415-392-2808

10. Martha Davis Sandal
Go straight from sand to street with this citron slip-on sandal. The bold color is just what you want for a stroll on the beach, and it also works for après-sun seaside dining. $455 at Gimme Shoes, 381 Hayes St. (at Gough), 415-800-8992

-- 7x7 SF

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out