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Wrap Yourself In Beach Cover-Up Style

Caftans, kimonos, wraps, sarongs, and more- sounds like a beach goddess paradise. Every spring breaker or vacationista needs the essential beach cover-ups in her tropical vacation wardrobe. Here are our fave four pieces to keep you under wraps and in style for those in-between the pool and beach moments.

1. A long, sheer embellished kimono-sleeved caftan in stunning teal like this Matthew Williamson one is just screaming for a mimosa and huge thick-framed sunglasses. Go from mimosa mornings to balmy afternoons in this stunner, either over your favourite bikini or a slip dress for evening.

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2. Sleeveless halter maxi dresses are the most effortlessly chic wardrobe staples for beach getaways, and can be worn for day with flip-flops and cat-eye frames, right through to evening affairs with metallic accessories and glittery gladiator sandals.

3. With the right combination of sun protection and elegance, you” never regret packing the ideal flowy tunic. Beautifully silky tunics with interesting necklines and short hemlines, like this Burberry Brit swim cover-up, are a must-have for the south.

4. With so many ways to tie it, the traditional printed sarong is still a hit for beach-goers from land to shore. The ideal island aesthetic can be yours- just tie one on, like this Tara Matthews version.

Related: 2012 Swimwear Trends

Heading to the beach soon? Pick up on of these sarongs by clicking the image below.

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