Lust List: Our Top Summer Sandal Picks
What’s a flawless summer wardrobe without the perfect pair of summer sandals? For everything from barbecues to after-dark cocktails, we’ve rounded up 5 hot sandals that complete us, including reasons why we love them and where and how we’d rock them this summer.
WHY WE LOVE IT>> This mirrored wedge strikes an exact balance between glam and dance-all-night comfort.
HOW TO ROCK IT>> Try it with a striped hi-lo dress, floppy hat for day and matching oversized bangle. For night, go for a sexy lace cocktail dress and a golden clutch. Finish with a pair of statement earrings or layered arm candy, and presto!
GET IT>> Isabel Mirror Metallic Wedge Sandal
WHY WE LOVE IT>> We really wish it weren’t true, but it is impossible to walk on sand in heels. The solution? A glam flat sandal, of course! Plus, they take up practically no room in our beach bags.
HOW TO ROCK IT>> Style them with cutoff denim shorts in neon hues and a crochet poncho.
GET IT>> bebe Logo Heart Animal Flat Sandal
BARBECUE WITH FAMILY
WHY WE LOVE IT>> The woven detail and hand-beaded design lend anything from denim to little white dresses a chic tribal pop.
HOW TO ROCK IT>> Try it with a white crochet dress, oversized shades and a floppy hat.
GET IT>> Trisha Jute Hand Beaded Wedge
COCKTAILS WITH THE GIRLS
WHY WE LOVE IT>> Where do we start? Its standout hue? Flirty structure? This summer sandal has the power to take any cocktail look to the next level. Jaw drops to follow.
HOW TO ROCK IT>> Try it with a brightly hued bodycon with an interesting back cut. Trust us, you want to go all the way on this one.
GET IT>> Nicola Cuff Ankle Pin Heel Sandal
RESORT & SPA
WHY WE LOVE IT>> Its statement studs add edge, and we love the way its skinny gladiator-inspired straps embrace our ankles. The icing on the cake? Its python-accented wedge doesn’t sacrifice height for comfort.
HOW TO ROCK IT>> We can’t get over the way they look with dresses in tropical prints and oversized exotic clutches but are convinced they make perfect mates to silky shorts.