Q&A: Summer’s Fabulous Beach Cover-ups

By Erin Donnelly

Q. I’ve going on vacation soon and need to find a beach cover-up that’s chic enough to wear around the resort. I want to feel comfortable, but also stylish. Is that possible?
A. But of course. Summer’s most stylish beach cover-ups are guaranteed to steal your swimsuit’s thunder (thank God!), and can double as a dress in a pinch. Slip these beach babe essentials into your suitcase.
pic4Marc by Marc Jacobs Wave Print Cover-Up: This jumper’s vibrant print will help you make some serious waves.
Diane von Furstenberg Tasha Cover-Up Mini Dress (left): This belted cover-up (available in LA-perfect turquoise) is sexy enough to wear out to the clubs.
Milly Cabana Marmount Gathered Tunic Cover-Up (right): Make a bold statement in this vibrant tropical number.
Calypso Christiane Celle Etah Paisley Sarong: This versatile paisley sarong adds a taste of island flair.

Malia Mills T-Dress: You’ll get plenty of mileage out of this white cotton dotted swiss piece, which can be worn several ways.


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