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Like grains of sand, no two bags are exactly the same. Case in point: the tote bag. While its shape may seem underwhelming and unvarying — a simple rectangle with no promises of zippers or compartments — this convenient carryall can range from pretty and patterned to bright, bold, and statement-making.
That said, you want your tote statement to be a good one — and you want your bag to seamlessly transition from a meeting in the boardroom to a stroll on the boardwalk. So, to make sure you've got all your summer must-haves on hand wherever you may be, we found 22 totes that can harbor it all (including that economy-sized sunscreen). Are they useful? Yes. Are they cute? Totes.
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