Sandal picks you can wear anywhere your freshly painted toes can take you this summer.
After last week’s heat spell, you likely took stock of your sandal lineup, and perhaps realized you need a new pair or three.
Here are some picks that you can wear to work, barbecues, ice-cream runs, summer weddings — anywhere your freshly painted toes can take you.
Toms Chambray Brown Suede Zoe Sandals ($59 at toms.com). Denim is everywhere this season — even on shoes. The look is surprisingly fresh and really complements summer whites. These Toms mix chambray with brown suede and, as always, with every pair sold the company gives a pair of shoes to a child in need.
Tibi Carmen Grain (on sale for $270 at needsupply.com). These modified gladiators take the strappy sandal trend to a more sophisticated level. Wear them to work, take them when you travel — the nude color goes everywhere, with everything.
Flamingos Delano Crisscross Platform Slide Sandals ($300 at Nordstrom). Nordstrom’s De Soleil Pop-In shop has tons of fun swimsuits, sunglasses and pool toys in addition to these on-trend platform slides with cool jute detailing at the sole.
Rodarte & Other Stories Sequin Sandals ($175 at stories.com). The high-fashion house’s collaboration with & Other Stories goes gloriously glam with these disco-inspired heels. Wear them with a LBD for a wedding or date night, or look so cool by pairing them with jeans and a T-shirt.
Marais Classic Mule ($198 at maraisusa.com). Mules have made a huge comeback thanks to their classic looks and versatility. This pair is made in L.A. with an on-trend block heel that’s just the right height for working or walking.
Topshop Hipster Lace-Up Sandal ($48 at Nordstrom). Gladiators are still hot, and you can try on the trend for less with this suede pair, available in black or brown. A tassel in back adds a little extra flair.
Madewell The Drea Wedge Sandal (on sale for $149.50). Outdoor weddings call for a wedge, and this pair won’t gather dust after the formalities conclude. It works with long-line work slacks, adds length when wearing a midi skirt and adds sweetness to sundresses.
Adidas Originals Adilette Wood Slides ($120 at adidas.com). If you remember rocking pool slides in the ’90s, these might be your go-to weekend sandal. A polished wood sole and faux-leather strap make them a little more grown up, but just as fun.