Tote one of these brightly hued towels with you to the beach or pool, and you’re sure to catch more than just a few rays.

Spotted towel, $340; blue towel with white stripe, $320; rolled towel in carrier, $320; carrier, $110; and coral beach bag, $150; from Pratesi,

Towels and bag, $39 each, at Restoration Hardware, (800)

Towels, $10 each, and flip-flops, $3, at Target, (800) 591-3869,