Attention, male shoppers: Beat the heat this summer by investing in some comfortable and stylish sandals.
Like breathable clothing, a quality sandal is one of the best ways to stay cool as the temperature continues to climb.
Whether you’re looking for a casual go-to pair for day-to-day, something sporty or simply something to wear while you’re lounging by the pool, there’s style of sandal that’s right for you.
We’ve rounded up some of our favourite pairs that will make summer shopping a breeze. All you have to do is book your pedicure!
Often imitated, but never duplicated, Birkenstocks are the gold-standard in comfortable summer footwear. Providing unparalleled arch support, these sandals are an eco-friendly staple to your summer wardrobe.
Although they take time to break in, once your feet have adjusted to the signature footbed, you’ll never want to wear another pair of sandals again.
As one customer put, “These sandals are perfect! I didn't think I was ever going to get my boyfriend into sandals but I did and he actually likes them a lot. He says they are very comfortable and great on hot days. He does like wearing them and they go so well with so many different clothes.”
SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $135
If you’re looking for the ultimate sandal to wear on your next adventure, look no further. Teva focuses on performance; from hiking to long walks, these sandals are extremely durable and feature Responsive Float Lite cushion for added comfort.
With multiple five-star ratings from customers, this go-to outdoor sandal that won’t slow you down.
“These are supremely comfortable. Give you the support and sureness of foot of a hiking boot, with the freedom of a sandal. No break-in time, uppers are very kind to your skin. Soles give excellent traction, even when wet,” wrote one reviewer. “Have taken these on some really gnarly trails, talus fields and bushwhacks, and they've held up like champs. Could not recommend these more highly.”
SHOP IT: Amazon, $91
These slides are a must-have for hanging by the pool, heading to the gym, or chilling at the beach with friends.
Made with cloudfoam plus technology, these slides offer a stylish twist on an old classic, with nearly 1,500 customers giving them a five-star rating.
“Most comfortable slide ever,” wrote one reviewer. “I can't stress how comfortable these are. I spent a week in them and it cloudfoam was better than any other slide I've ever tried on or owned.”
SHOP IT: Adidas, $45
Cruise around town in these nautical-inspired sandals that feature a weathered leather appearance and rubber sole with added traction. The perfect pair to slip-on and go, whether or not you’re a seafarer or simply running errands, these are the perfect choice for a laidback summer look.
“I purchased these for my husband and he loves them,” raved one reviewer. “They are very comfortable. These flip-flops will be a staple this summer.”
SHOP IT: Sperry, $75
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