For a designer bag that looks just as good in the city as it does on the beach, consider Chloé’s refined Woody tote in woven raffia, or use Balzac Paris’ eclectic take on the bucket bag to elevate pale blue jeans. Look to Demellier for a woven shoulder bag that embodies minimal elegance, or keep it classic with Proenza Schouler’s leather trimmed design.

And, happily, the high street is all over the trend too, so there’s something for every budget. We’re in love with Mango’s structured styles (which sell out quickly, so be fast), and the likes of Sézane and Cos have also released some outstanding versions.

Here, see the ELLE fashion team’s verdict on the best straw bags for summer and beyond. Now all we need is to manifest some sunshine…