Handley Breaux Designs | What We're Loving Lately

It’s only May and the temperature is hot, hot, hot! The staff at Handley Breaux Designs has put together a list of things that will have you dominating summer! We guarantee that you will be looking super chic and staying cool with what we are loving lately! Enjoy!

Hat Attack Straw Bag

Hat Attack Straw Bag

Straw Bags

Weezie Beach Towels

Weezie Beach Towels

Straw bags are essential for the summer season this year! They are chic and practical for that beach vacay or for that poolside party! We are loving this Hat Attack straw bag! You can find it and many more like it on ShopBop!

Flicks Among The Flowers

Grab your picnic basket and head over to the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, because Flicks Among the Flowers starts back up June 5! The movies are classics and admission is free! The gates open at 6pm and we can’t wait to be the first ones inside! It’s the perfect way to spend a summer evening with friends!

Weezie Beach Towels

From the makers of our favorite bath towel, comes a beach towel! We could not be more excited for the new Weezie beach towel! These oversized towels are available in two patterns and are made to keep the sand away! We can’t wait to try them out on our next beach vacay!

Charlie Holiday Expedition Bikini

Charlie Holiday Expedition Bikini

Battle Republic

Spice up your tired exercise routine with Battle Republic’s boxing-inspired workout! This HIIT exercise allows you to punch out your daily frustrations and burn calories at the same time! So glove up and sign up here.

Belted Swim Suits

Accentuate that tiny waist of yours with a belted swim suit! We are loving this style this summer! The belted bathing suit is bringing out that inner Bond girl in us!

Dinner on the Patio at Bottega

If you want to get out of Birmingham for the evening, go eat on the patio at Bottega. The atmosphere, service, and food will transport you to the Italian countryside! With Frank Stitt as the executive chef, you can’t go wrong with anything on the menu! Bottega is a summer staple for HBD!

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

PSA: Do not read this book in public, or if you do, do not wear mascara! The Nightingale tells the story of two French sisters who resist the occupying Nazi forces during World War II. This book is one of those that sticks with you after you finish reading it.


Fight frizzy hair this summer with Color Wow DREAM COAT! It lasts through 3-4 hair washes and will not leave your hair feeling greasy like other anti-frizz serums! It’s perfect for those humid Alabama nights!