Beach Bag Essentials

We asked some of our favorite designers, experts, and coastal personalities what's in their beach bags. Here's their must-have essentials that you can buy now.

Giada De Laurentiis' Beach Essentials

The Food Network star and super-mom dishes on her beach must-haves.

Giada De Laurentiis
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What's in Her Bag?

This radiant chef, author, TV personality, and supermom of 4-year-old daughter Jade is a pro at whipping up scrumptious, clean-your-plate Italian fare on the Food Network and at home. And she has a secret to staying so svelte in spite of her trade: keeping active on the coast. "My husband and I love to paddlesurf and take walks on the beach near our home in L.A.," she says.


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