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Surf's Up! A Peek Into 5 Chicago Tastemakers' Beach Bags

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    Going to the beach should be relaxing, so there's no need to bury your head in the proverbial sand when figuring out what to bring. Because SPF alone won't cut it, we present you with the ultimate source of packing inspiration, courtesy of 5 local tastemakers. From beauty essentials to munchies to fashionable UV protection, these perfectly curated beach bags have all the goods necessary for major fun in the sun.

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