Thursday, February 14, 2013

Martha Stewart's Beach Essentials

“Big straw beach totes are the best!”

Martha Stewart has taken some time out to reveal what she takes with her
on a well-deserved trip to the beach. 
Is there anything that she has missed? What is your must-take item?
“I have a wide variety of music—everything from Susan Graham and Feist to P. Diddy and Usher,” Martha says.


Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 100+, $10.50;

The Kindle is a major space-saver, especially for those who require multiple reading materials.
A Kindle, or good old fashioned book
Martha Stewart Fresh Portion 2-cup Chill Containers, $12 for a set of four;
Healthy snacks
“Fruit- and herb-infused lemonades are delightful beach beverages. Lemon Verbena is one of my favorites,” she says.
Icy-cold drinks
Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater, $7,
Refreshing facial spray
Sandal in violet lizard, $990, Herms;

“An oversize, good-quality cotton towel is so important,” Martha says.
An over-sized, good quality beach towel


Martha Stewart Straw Tote with Island Surf Stripe lining, $44; available spring 2010,
And a beach tote, to pack it all in to!