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1.Strappy Blowfish sandals that are sure to become your partner in summertime crime. Batman has Robin, Serena has Blair, you’ll have these shoes.
2.A pair of Havaianas flip flops so durable, they’d likely survive the apocalypse. Invest in a pair of these basics this summer and prepare to wear them for pretty much every summer to follow.
3.Dolce Vita wedges that add height to your silhouette, but thankfully no discomfort. These are cleverly designed with a platform that places no pressure on your feet, meaning you won’t be limping in pain after wearing them for all of two seconds
4.Crocs slides you’ll be able to ~slide~ on whenever you’re in a rush…which is always. These cozy babies are perfect for running errands or running to the pool, the latter of which I sincerely hope you’re doing today because MY OH MY is it humid in New York.
5.Inexpensive strappy sandals because pedicure season has arrived, so why not expose some toe?
6.Block heel sandals I’m currently obsessed with so BRB as I go ahead and order ‘em in my size.
7.Peep-Toe sandals capable of inspiring even Dorothy to ditch those ruby red slippers for a more comfortable (but equally as stylish) option.
8.Strappy sandals that require absolutely NO break-in time. Take 'em straight out of the box, put them on your feet, and be on your merry way. (Psst, over 4,000 people SWEAR by these shoes.)
9.Crossband sandals you'll want to negotiate PTO with now, considering you'll likely wear them morning, afternoon, and night — every day, all summer long.
10.Cork platform sandals that pair perfectly with all the summer dresses — mini, midi, and maxi — currently playing a starring role in the film that is your wardrobe.
11.Superga platform sneakers to give your favorite white kicks a summer-inspired upgrade. Espadrille bottoms = the epitome of warm weather style.
12.Heeled sandals that will provide something that not many shoes can: comfort. Who's going to be taking off their shoes only two hours into that wedding due to severe pain? Not you! You'll be doing the funky chicken with ease.
13.Madewell slip-on mules designed to be slightly wider, meaning if you’re foot is at that awkward width that’s not EXACTLY wide (like, you don’t purchase shoes in wide size but find that most heels just run way too narrow) — these’ll fit you beautifully!
14.Platform wedge sandals you'll be wearing to every single ~sort of but not really~ fancy occasion you have coming up this season, from dinner dates to birthday parties.
15.Lace-up sandals currently on super sale — we’re talking 70% off — so you know what? I’ll be adding these to my Asos cart right now. Free shipping? Free returns? Fantastic shoes at a fantastic price? Someone pinch me because I must be dreaming.
16.Cotton canvas espadrilles that I hereby declare to be the perfect summer flat: comfy, practical, inexpensive, and you know what? No socks required despite it being a more closed shoe.
17.Faux leather colorblock sandals ideal for any and every outfit/scenario, whether that involves grabbing coffee from your local coffee shop or visiting a health-rating-unknown bar while on vacation in a foreign country. Versatility! It is our friend.
18.Stretch fabric flip flops with over 👏 6,500 👏 reviews. To say these bad boys are loved is pretty much the understatement of the [Zenon: Girl of the] 21st Century.
19.Knotted bow sandals available in vibrant yellow and orange hues, both of which are so adorable that my heart is actually in pain just looking at them.
20.Sam Edelman thong sandals you can pair with literally anything in your closet, from your go-to denim shorts to that maxi dress you kind of hate but didn't return to the store in time.
21.Flip flops perfect for any casual affair, whether spending a day at the beach or going for a walk with your dog. The opportunities for these shoes to be worn = endless.
22.Wooden block heels you can easily wear to the office AND the much-needed happy hour after you've spent prime daylight hours sitting in your cubicle.
23.Cork platform sandals that will end your quest for the perfect vacation shoe: slightly more dressy than your flats, not quite as flashy as your stilettos. *chef kisses fingers*
24.Leather studded sandals that are basically the leather jacket of summer shoes. They have the ability to take denim shorts and a wrinkled tee and turn them into something super chic. *starts Instagram style account*
25.Strappy sandals available in 14 colors and yes, it's very likely you'll want to buy every single one. World, say hello to the perfect summer shoe.
26.Pool slides (part of the Stranger Things x H&M collection) for anyone who spent their Fourth of July indoors, waffle in hand, ignoring fireworks and human contact, just to binge the entire third season. Demogorgon > barbecues.
27.Blowfish sandals designed with an itty bitty wedge, meaning that if you — like me — hate shoes that are super flat, then these will likely become your new summer favorites.
28.Ruffle tie leg sandals because red dresses are great, but red heels are better. Pair this with even the most boring of outfits and BAM! Suddenly you're receiving 8,000 compliments a minute, looking trendier than thou.
29.A pair of tried-and-true Birkenstocks because your feet deserve nothing but the best, and by best I mean comfort and support. Don't knock the until you've tried them, folks.
30.Studded wedge sandals that, if it were in a graduating class and yearbook superlatives were still a thing, would be voted "most likely to be stolen by a sibling". Yes, your sibling will want to borrow these.
31.Jeffrey Campbell suede bow sandals perfect for warm spring + summer nights. Just picture it: an outdoor dinner, wearing a sundress, wine in one hand, a piece of bread in the other...
Me, trying to fool the world into thinking that I regularly take care of my toes: