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11 best wash bags

We round-up the most stylish and practical cases for your lotions and potions

If you're heading away this summer, you'll need somewhere to store your toiletries and make-up. 

We've found a selection of wash bags of all shapes at sizes to pack, whether you're heading for a weekend break or a lengthier stay, there will be one that will fit your needs.

Click on the gallery to see the IndyBest buys


Having been the victim of many a wash bag bottle and tube explosion (note to self, tighten lids before packing) the new Cath Kidston’s quilted bags which go in the washing machine are top of my list. For sheer luxury, The White Company white leather wash bag is hard to beat, while Victoria Green's new range at Debenhams does some of the prettiest prints in the business – and they’re easy on the purse strings.

Buy now

1. Cath Kidston Button Rose Quilted Large Cosmetic Bag, £28

2. Victoria Green Swallows Print. Set of 2, £12 

3. Percy & Reed 'What A Carry On' All Purpose Beauty Bag, £29

4. The White Company Leather Wash Bag, £45

5. Orla Kiely Flower Print Large Wash Bag, £32

6. Benefit Beauty Bag, £20.06

7. Champneys Large Wash Bag, £12

8. Victoria Green Spot Print, £12

9. Cath Kidston Notting Hill Rose Beauty Bag, £28

10. Sew Lomax Beach Huts Wash Bag, £35

11. Aromatherapy Associates, from £14