What's in Our Beach Bags: Our Summer Vacation Must-Haves

Need some last-minute packing help ahead of your vacation? PEOPLE staffers reveal the items they can't hit the beach without

ALAÏA SHORT BEACH DRESS

Diana Pearl, Features Editorial Assistant: I don't love all trends, but I admit that tassels are one that I'm totally on board with. So when I spotted this dress, with its low back covered in beaded tassels, I knew it would be perfect as a beach cover-up or for cocktails afterward. It's the chicest addition to any beach bag that's normally stuffed with sunscreen and towels.