6 Chic Beach Towels To Get You Through Summer

Wrap it up.

By Susannah Guthrie
With the intoxicating promise of summer within our grasp and a bucket list of beaches to visit saved on our iPhones, it pays to be prepared once the warmer weather hits.
And while sunscreen, a chic swimsuit and an on-trend hat are all key ingredients of the perfect beach day, we'd argue the all-important beach towel is the foundation you can't do without.
If you ask us, the right towel should offer ample coverage (shrunken towels that leave your legs exposed are, quite frankly, a travesty), excellent drying capabilities and provide the perfect backdrop to your sun-drenched Instagram photos.
No longer content with your bleached-out, too-short towel from your childhood holidays? It's time for the big leagues. Keep reading to see the best beach towels in Australia (hot tip: they make for great Christmas gifts).
Lead image courtesy of @countryroad