16 Chic Beach Towels to Take You From Picnic to Pool This Long Weekend

Summer is almost here and the excitement is palpable. Soon, we'll be toasting to summer Fridays, planning weekend escapes to Montauk and Ojai, and taking every opportunity to make the most of the stellar weather. 

If you're beach-, pool-, picnic-, or vacation-bound this summer, now's the time invest in a statement beach towel. Ahead of the long weekend, we scoured the market to find the very best beach towels to toss in your market bag or luggage. From pastel stripe Turkish towels to playful slogan buys, these are the top picks our editors are poised to add to their cart.

Shop these 16 chic beach towels to take you from picnic to pool and beyond this summer.