At this point, you’ve got a great one-piece, something to wear over it, and a straw bag to match. (Plus, an AquaVault outdoor safe.) Now you just need something to lie on while half-reading a suntan-lotion-dampened copy of Us Weekly. Below, a guide to the best of what’s out there in beach-towel land.
$25 and Under
$101 and Over
Temperley London Florrie Print Beach Towel
For $405, this towel better do your taxes for you. (It doesn’t, but as pictured above, it can easily be transformed into a nice cover-up. And it originally cost $575.)
$405 at Orchard Mile