Tunics are at once laid-back and glamorous, the perfect adult alternative to shorts and a tee when heading to the beach. And to figure out what to wear underneath, check out our guide to different bathing suit styles.
This embellished cover-up ($184) is a completely glamorous take on the tunic: Black and body-skimming with lots of smooth, shiny stones and a plunging neckline.
The blue and white trim on this Woven Tunic Cover-Up ($98) reminds me of tiling in the kitchen of a luxe hotel suite in Mexico.
J. Crew’s Solid Beach Tunic ($58) is clean and classic in white, with flirty bell sleeves.
This sheer Milly tunic ($303) is made of silk; it will move in the wind and show off a hint of the swimsuit below.
Velvet’s Alka Top ($84) is completely relaxed, with just a bit of feminine ruffle detail.