Summer’s here again and it’s time to polish those toenails and get your feet back in the sun. Here’s how to get beach-ready with this summer’s hottest sandals.
Start dreaming of your perfect summer footwear with our pick of this season’s best sandals for laidback beachwear and elegant tropical evenings.
To be honest we love everything from Ancient Greek Sandals, a Greek shoe company inspired by traditional, handcrafted techniques and using only natural leathers and materials. But if we have to choose then these simple toe-loop sandals, available in a range of colours, are our favourites.
Pearl beaded lambskin sandals by Lanvin
Who says that sandals can’t be elegant? Lanvin’s sleek black lambskin sandals with pearl detailing certainly proves they can. Perfect for refined beach dining under the stars. Table for two at Meeru anyone?
Lola crystal-embellished slides by Mother of Pearl
Contemporary cool fashion brand Mother of Pearl has created a range of laidback, stylish sandals perfect for summer sightseeing or just lounging on the beach like these crystal-embellished slides.
Flavia Mesh Inset Flat Sandals by Diane Von Furstenberg
A sandal which can be dressed up for eveningwear and down for the day, Diane Von Furstenberg’s flat white sandals in leather and mesh are an elegant option for any foot.
Magdalena gladiator sandals by Charlotte Olympia
The fun-filled, irreverent footwear designer, Charlotte Olympia, has created her own version of the Roman sandal in what she describes as ‘Aztec meets gladiator’ in gold nappa leather.
Patmos Espadrille Flat by Paul Andrew
Paul Andrew has added a hint of elegance to the trusty espadrille with his pretty cotton canvas summer sandal.
Sable Sandals by Joie
Californian fashion label Joie has dubbed its Italian-made Sable Sandals ‘Joie a la Plage’ and we can see why, the leather soles with simple dual contrast leather straps in black and natural make these chic sandals this season’s perfect beachwear.
Yayoi sandals by Sophia Webster
Add a bit of vibrancy and colour to your summer wardrobe with Sophia Webster’s white Yayoi sliders. With their bright tangerine and red detailing and orange soles they practically scream summer fun in the sun.
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Photos: Beaded slides, Espadrilles, Two-tone flats