A Trusty Tote
Classic boat totes are fool-proof when it comes to grab-it-and-go style. From preppy moms to downtown hipsters, the Maine original (going on 65 years strong), can function as beach bag or everyday tote and looks even better with age. Monogram it for extra panache.
L.L. Bean Custom Boat and Tote Bag, $34.95 - $49.95; llbean.com