We’re obsessed with the irresistible allure of Straw, Raffia, and Leather this time of year. If you are too – scroll down and discover our favorite picks for a Stylish Summer by the Shore.

١. Khaïma – the new summer basket bag created by Pieter Mulier for Alaïa

© Alaïa
© Alaïa

Prepare to elevate your beachside ensemble to new heights with the mesmerizing craftsmanship of the Alaia Khaima Bag. A true testament to artistry, this bag boasts intricate detailing and sumptuous leather construction that emanates an aura of timeless elegance. A bona fide statement piece, it exudes an air of sophistication that effortlessly sets you apart during your summer escapades.

The Khaïma bag is available on www.maison-alaia.com or in Alaïa stores and select retailers worldwide. 8’743 AED.

٢. Miu Miu’s Miu Wander Wicker Bag

© Miu Miu
© Miu Miu

Looking for a Bohemian Chic type of bag? Look no further than the Miu Wander Wicker bag. Delicately crafted from woven straw and adorned with leather details, this bag emanates a free-spirited essence that knows no bounds. Its inherent versatility adds to its allure, as it effortlessly transitions from a stylish shoulder bag to a cool crossbody, ensuring it remains your faithful companion while you embark on adventures through sun-soaked coastal towns.

The Miu Wander bag is available on www.miumiu.com and in Miu Miu stores worldwide. AED 9’500.

٣. Balenciaga’s Beach straw tote bag

© Balenciaga

Balenciaga’s newest Raffia Bag is a work of art. This visionary creation epitomizes the brand’s avant-garde design philosophy, seamlessly fusing raffia and leather accents to forge a captivating contemporary masterpiece. A trend-setting gem – this bag is the perfect blend of style and functionality. Prepare to make a bold statement that resonates with both fashion insiders and beach enthusiasts, setting a new standard for sartorial excellence.

The Balenciaga straw bag is available on www.balenciaga.com and in Balenciaga stores worldwide. AED 6’290.

٤. Altuzarra’s Watermill bag in Rainbow

© Altuzarra
© Altuzarra

Immerse yourself in the ethereal allure of the meticulously woven Watermill bag, an epitome of serene beauty. Crafted with care from natural palm leaf, its generous and spacious silhouette invites you to embrace the freedom of unrestricted style. Adhering to an eco-conscious ethos, this creation showcases elegant trims in rich brown vegan leather, adorned with hand-stitched detailing that exudes an air of bespoke charm. A particular favorite is the Rainbow piece, an enchanting addition that adds a vibrant touch to this already IT accessory.

The Watermill bag is available on www.net-a-porter.com. AED 1’235.

٥. Loewe’s iconic Iraca Basket

© Loewe
© Loewe

Immerse yourself in a coastal reverie with the Loewe Iraca Straw Bag in Blue, a captivating embodiment of seaside allure. Crafted from natural straw and embellished with supple leather accents, this bag captures the essence of carefree beach days, transporting you to sun-kissed shores with every glance. Its design accommodates all your essentials with grace, allowing you to revel in the sand and surf while exuding an aura of timeless style. Prepare to embrace the spirit of seaside wanderlust as you carry the Loewe Iraca Straw Bag, a must-have accessory for coastal bliss.

The Iraca basket bag is available on www.loewe.com. AED 3’350.

Embrace the upcoming Summer – 2023 Edition with enthusiasm and an undeniable aura of style. It’s time to make a splash and prepare unforgettable looks with these IT bags. So, dive in and let your beach journey begin!