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The 10 Best Sandals to Wear All Summer
Sandals are the unofficial shoes of summer. They’re easy to pack and quick to slip on, and they protect against hot sand — just don’t get caught wearing them to the office. From flip flops to slip-ons, sport sandals to strap-ins, there are probably more options for your feet this summer than you thought. We’ve sorted through them all and picked out the best sandals to outfit your feet for the dog days.
Havaianas Top Flip Flops
These classic black flip flops are appropriate for the gym, the beach or weekend lounging. One of the most affordable options on the market, this style is available in a range of colors.
Adidas Adilette Cloudfoam Slide
This updated version of the classic Adidas slide has incredibly soft Couldfoam construction. The contoured EVA-cushioned footbed is noticably more supportive than similarly-priced flip flops.
New Balance 330 Sport Slide
This slide from New Balance features a neoprene strap with adjustable buckles and a flexible, cushioned footbed. It is available in whole sizes from 8 to 12.
Teva Hurricane XLT2
This water-friendly sandal has straps made from polyester, nylon and recycled PET webbing. They are easily adjustable and are appropriate for a range of activities.
Chaco 30th Anniversary Tegu
These easy-on Chaco sandals have a supportive midsole and non-marking outsole. They are more laid-back than traditional styles from the brand, appropriate for post-activity lounging.
Keen Uneek Slide
Unlike Keen’s other sandals, these are decidely off-duty sandals. The two-cord upper adapts to the foot’s shape and provides lightweight PU midsole gives support for hours of wear.
Birkenstock Arizona Soft Footbed
These classic sandals have a foam-topped cork footbed that molds to the wearer’s foot. Two adjustable straps guarantee a secure fit appropriate for all-day wear.
Malibu Sandals Colony Sandals
These sandals mix the woven style of huaraches with the comfort of crepe sole shoes. The faux leather upper sits on a moulded EVA footbed that offers support and cushion.
Ancient Greek Sandals Miltos Sandal
This elegant sandal is handmade in Greece from naturally-tanned leather. Featuring thick straps across the toes and upper, this model has a buckled heel strap and rubber sole.
Yuketen Arizonian Leather Sandals
This leather slide from Yuketen is a luxurious take on a classic Birkenstock style. It features a contoured leather footbed, a jute midsole, a crepe outsole and distinct buckles.