Pure Picks: Kristina Blahnik

Strut onto the beach with these elegant and functional summer essentials from the Manolo Blahnik CEO.
“There’s nothing quite like spending a sun-kissed summer day and relaxing warm evening in the Hamptons. I absolutely can’t live without these accessories when I visit the East End!” Photography by Zac Frackelton
“I’m quite passionate about skin care, especially when it comes to protecting my skin from the sun. This formula is silky soft and lightweight, and has a high SPF to ensure I can get the most out of my days spent on the beach!” Brightening defense sunscreen, $55, RVL Skincare, rvlskincare.com
“A classic forever sandal. The smooth leather and the tiny sleek gold buckle make it an elevated classic. Pair with a crisp cotton or linen sundress for an effortless look.” Hata mid brown calf leather flat sandal, $725, Manolo Blahnik, manoloblahnik.com
“This is my most worn Manolo Blahnik style!” Yellow suede buckle mule, $745, Manolo Blahnik, manoloblahnik.com
“I absolutely love my Kiini crochet bikini. It adds a pop of color and texture to simple beach day accessories, and always makes me happy when I put it on.” Kaia bikini top, $170, Kiini, kiini.com
“Siracusa is the perfect summer shoe for any gentleman in your life. I always look to raffia details as an excellent way to elevate a more casual silhouette, and the intricate pattern makes this the ideal go-to shoe for any summer holiday.” Siracusa Hata mid brown calf leather flat sandal, $595, Manolo Blahnik, manoloblahnik.com
“My ever-faithful L.L.Bean Boat and Tote with bright-colored handles comes with me on every beach day. I always throw in my sunscreen, lip balm, a sarong and my favorite book, and it fits everything with ease.” Boat and Tote, open-top, $40, L.L.Bean, llbean.com

Visit Manolo Blahnik at 52 Main St., East Hampton.