As cute as it is, this Nimmes Straw Tote from Anthropologie will set you back a cool $148. The inventive gals over at Brit + Co have a better idea: make your own. For around $30. We dug into the tutorial and discovered it is super easy. You start with this classic plain woven straw tote ($19 on Amazon):
The rest of the materials are pretty simple: basically some embroidery floss and silver & gold thread (which you can pick up at Michael’s or JoAnne’s). You’ll be rocking this super-cute beach tote in no time!