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    34 Stylish Sandals That'll Actually Make Your Feet Incredibly Happy

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    1. Braided rope sandals so you can join the thousands of reviewers who already do the happy dance whenever they wear these. They're light, always on trend, and are specifically designed to ensure all-day, blister-free wear.

    Promising review: "I was concerned that they would loosen up after wearing them for awhile. But so far, these are working great. They are super comfortable for all-day wear and light enough to wear at the beach. The woven fabric straps are somewhat adjustable, because the straps overlay each other rather than being all connected into one piece, so you can move the placement of the straps to sit higher or lower on your foot. This doesn't tighten or loosen the straps, but prevents a strap from cutting into your foot." —JulieRez

    Get them from Amazon for $29.95+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in 23 colors).

    To learn more about these, check out "These Strappy Sandals Are Loved By 2,500 People And You'll Probably Love Them Too".

    2. Espadrille flatform sandals that'll help you put your foot down on choosing between style and comfort. There are two things about these that you'll never get tired of: elasticized straps and their timeless design.

    Forever 21

    Promising review: "I love these espadrilles! They fit just right, are super flexible, and go with any outfit!" —Crystal C.

    Get them from Forever 21 for $28 (available in sizes 6–10 and two colors).

    3. Blowfish wedge sandals with faux leather straps and canvas material for officially meeting your new solemate. Will you wear these every single day this summer? Let's just ask the cushioned footbeds — they say yes.

    Promising review: "These are a lot more comfortable than expected! I prefer low heels and the height on this sandal is perfect. I can wear these all day and don't have any foot pain. I wore these while pregnant, as well so there was a little bit of wiggle room when my feet would get swollen." —JCheng

    Get them from Amazon for $32.50+ (available in sizes 6–11 and eight colors).

    4. Lightweight, waterproof Birkenstocks made of flexible foam, because whoever has said they tried Birks and didn't love them is LYING. These are meant to help you stylishly live out the rest of your days in pure bliss.

    Free People

    Promising review: "I have so many pair of both these. They are perfect for summer. They're super comfortable and durable!!! I had to walk for 12 hours unexpectedly and these sandals saved my feet. There was not one blister or cut. My feet didn't sweat in them, either and my feet felt supported! The sandals also still look like new. I will always vouch for these sandals." —lunachic

    Get them from Free People for $45 (available in sizes 5-10.5 and seven colors).

    Free People has Birkenstock styles galore! Check out the rest of their options to find your perfect ~match~.

    5. Ankle strap, open-toe flatforms so you can get a *leg up* on dressing fashionably all season without letting painful options cramp your style.

    Promising review: "These shoes are so cute and comfortable. I wore them all day chasing my toddler around an amusement park and they were so comfortable. I love that they dress up an outfit. The white detail at the bottom is my favorite. I need these in all the colors!" —Lacy Yarrow

    Get them from Amazon for $17.49+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and 26 styles).

    6. Chunky block-heel sandals to easily elevate your style without sacrificing sweet, sweet comfort. Every part of their design is designed to make your feet happy, including cushioned footbeds, knit fabric uppers, and elastic slingback straps.

    They're Dr. Scholls, aka the EXPERTS on comfy shoes!

    Promising review: "I just got these and they are so comfy! They're so easy to get on and off, with stretchy straps instead of buckles or velcro. The bottoms are rugged and seem to be very sturdy and are the perfect height. I can wear them to picnics, barbecues or even out on the town. They are very comfy! I definitely recommend." —bexlex

    Get them from DSW for $69.99 (list price: $90; available in sizes 6–11 and three colors).

    7. Rubber slides that'll quickly find themselves glued to your feet 24/7 when you discover their barely-there, relaxed appeal. They're already a cult-favorite and super cheap so you WILL be stocking up before you know it.


    Promising review: "These are the BEST THING I have ever purchased from Amazon. These shoes were exactly what I wanted and was looking for. They're such a comfortable and stylish shoe. They go with literally everything. I will buy another pair for sure." —izze skyler

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes 5–13 and 14 colors).

    To learn more, check out "These Unbelievably Comfortable Sandals Will Make You Wonder If You're Wearing Shoes".

    8. Leather bow-embellished sandals for taking a major step in the right direction when you want to dress up, but still keep your piggies safe from pain. Not all heroes wear capes, but now there might be bows.


    Promising review: "I had seen these on two of my favorite bloggers for over a year, but assumed they would be uncomfortable. The price kept me from finding out for a while, I pulled the plug and figured I would try them. Spoiler: I love them. I'm a Birkenstock girl who is fairly averse to any sandals that look like they don't have any padding. These have a teeny amount of padding and for me, were comfortable from the first day when I wore them for over 12 hours. The placement of the straps with the bows really works, because you don't have to exert effort to keep them on your feet. These are my sandals for the summer, and I'm thrilled I finally tried them!" —Mon88

    Get them from Shopbop for $139 (available in sizes 5, 7, 10 11).

    9. Low, ankle strap block heels, because attending weddings shouldn't mean automatic discomfort. Welcome to a life where you can stay on the dance floor all 👏 night 👏 AND feel best dressed. Of course, you'll want to go home anyway to escape small talk. That's just a fact.

    Promising review: "I used to wear heels when I was younger, just can't do it anymore but I love this look and have been wanting something similar for a while. I had reservations about ordering shoes online I have to admit, but these are stylish and super comfortable, and fit very well. I wore them for eight hours (dancing even!) the first time, no blisters or anything! I usually wear athletic shoes and flip flops so that's saying something! Also, I have wide feet and they feel great." —Trisha

    Get them from Amazon for $12.96+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and 24 styles).

    10. Slip-on cork wedges so you can give your sundresses a lift *and* stay on your feet from morning to night. I suppose this means you can actually to do all your errands now...better make plans to show off these bbs, instead.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "These are sooo comfortable and casual, but still fashionable! These are my dream summer shoes, and I wish I could buy a pair in every color! I got the green and they add a nice pop of color to most outfits!" –MaryMoore

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $29.99 (originally $39; available in sizes 6–10 and three colors).

    11. Faux leather gladiator sandals with lightly padded insoles that'll ~conquer~ the painful shoes in your closet to make sure your piggies are never squeezed again. They'll go with everything so well, you won't even wonder where your other shoes went.


    Promising review: "These are the BEST sandals for the price. I love this style and they're extremely comfortable. They're my go-to shoe during the summer. They'll definitely last the entire season, even though I've been wearing them a LOT. They don't look cheap and are great, comfortable, universal shoes." —Natalie

    Get them from Amazon for $12.89+ (available in sizes 5, 5.5, 8 and two colors).

    12. Leather crossover sandals for feeling like you left the house in slippers, but still looking fashionably put-together. Their supportive contoured footbeds are definitely about to become a part of your Netflix and couch routine.


    Promising review: "I'm a teacher so I'm on my feet all day. These are super comfortable and fit the bill of being both stylish and practical. When I wore them to work the first time, I got a ton of compliments! I feel infinitely more put-together when I wear these as opposed to old flip flops, and they really elevate my 'running around town' style game." —puppylove

    Get them from Everlane for $118 (available in sizes 5–11 and four colors).

    13. Flat elastic sandals, because the key to enjoying warm weather is wearing shoes that make your feet sing with joy. It is the season to dance through fields, after all. Now you'll look stylish doing so.


    Promising review: "I love these shoes. I got them in three colors and have gotten two of each in navy and black as backups — proof enough of how great they are! They're so basic, simple, and inexpensive, but they feel great and I get a lot of compliments on them. I stand a lot at work and these don't wear me out, surprisingly. Did I mention I love these?" —Jill O.

    Get them from Amazon for $8.44+ (available in sizes 5-11 and in 13 colors).

    To learn more, check out "These $10 Sandals Have Already Made Thousands Of People Incredibly Happy".

    14. Bombé-strapped heels so you can introduce color to your closet without straying too far from your ~comfort zone~. Would you rather a pot of gold or comfortable yet stylish shoes? Probably both, but let's start with these.


    Promising review: "I’m in love with these shoes — they’re the perfect subdued expression of the rainbow trend. The heels aren’t too high either, so I’m comfortable in them all day." —Mel421

    Get them from Madewell for $138 (available in sizes 5.5–11 and two colors).

    15. Rhinestone T-strap sandals that'll help your ensembles *shine* and prevent you from fading midday.

    Promising review: "I really like these shoes. I wore them all day for a beach wedding and they were super comfortable. The clasp is adjustable, and the shoes have a bit of sparkle but aren't over-the-top." —Phila

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in nine colors).

    16. Peep-toe leather sandals for a very, VERY manageable approach to heels when getting dressed up for formal occasions. Nothing's a bigger party pooper than sore feet.


    Promising review: "The very first time I wore these I danced for hours at a wedding, and I swear they didn't pinch or rub my foot in any way! It is rare to find such a pretty shoe at a good price that is this comfortable. They're adorable, too. I highly recommend." —Anne

    Get them from ModCloth for $44.99 (originally $59; available in sizes 6–10 and three colors).

    17. Yoga sling flip-flops, because these'll make you more relaxed than if you were at a yogi retreat. Not to mention, they'll go with e v e r y t h i n g and never go out of style. I'm feeling zen already.

    Promising review: "I racked up a whopping 68 miles across six park days in Disney World wearing only these flip-flops. My steps are often missed while I'm pushing the stroller so I'm sure there were even more miles than that. My feet normally get very hot and swell, and I really hate wearing tennis shoes. I never wore these before our trip and was so happy there was no break-in period at all. It even rained for hours on end one day and my feet were still comfortable in these. I would highly, highly, highly recommend these!" —Jamie

    Get them from Amazon for $21+ (available in sizes 5–11 and 18 colors).

    To learn more, check out "Thousands Of People Swear These Are The Most Comfortable Sandals Ever".

    18. Metallic slingback wedge sandals so you can kick your look into an all-time high while staying low to the ground. Whoever said being trendy *and* comfy is impossible has never worn these.

    Promising review: "This is made of top quality materials with great style and a comfortable fit. Grab these while you can!" —Zappos Customer

    Get them from Zappos for $84 (list price: $140; available in sizes 5.5–11 and five colors).

    19. Faux suede strappy heels that'll make you feel like a modern Cinderella if she had been smart enough to choose comfier shoes. Though you'll probably still run home at midnight to catch your takeout delivery.,

    Promising review: "These sandals are so cute and surprisingly comfortable. The quality looks and feels much more expensive than what I paid for these babies. The straps aren't suede but a soft velvet, very fine and soft. I love the height of the heel. These are a steal!" —Liz

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes 5–10 and in four colors).

    20. Cut-out slingback pumps for putting some pep in your step with zero risks of cramped piggies. Plus, these'll *carry* you well into fall!


    Promising review: "I have very wide feet and these fit well and are comfortable shoes even with having a heel." —Ellaandorimomma

    Get them from Target for $29.74+ (available in sizes 6–11 and two colors).

    21. Ankle strap wedges, because these'll keep you from wilting when it's been HOURS since you've seen your couch. Socializing is hard. Let these lighten the burden.


    Promising review: "I got these to wear to a friend's outdoor wedding and I am SO glad I did! There was so much gravel and rocks all over. These were really comfortable to wear all night and to dance in all night. They were the perfect mix of dressy/casual and went really well with my long navy blue dress. I got many compliments on these and they are nice quality. They fit great. I would recommend for all-night wear." —Serena A

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in 30 colors),

    22. Wide-width strappy sandals so your feet can feel FREE from the peril of narrow shoes. These'll dress up literally any outfit you come up with, over-worn jeans included.

    Lane Bryant

    Promising review: "These are awesome looking sandals and they're comfortable. Also, the length is great. They're not too long, but my heel isn't hanging over the back. Also, the width is perfect for me." —rickysmom1

    Get them from Lane Bryant for $39.95 (available in sizes 7W–12W and three colors).

    23. Criss-cross faux leather sandals that'll quickly become your go-to until it's simply too cold to wear them any longer. But you'll be ready to break 'em back out the minute warm weather returns — their classic sophistication will be READY.


    Promising review: "I have NEVER purchased a more affordable yet comfortable pair of shoes! I am a bit of a brand snob but always end up ruining my expensive summer sandals so I decided to give these a try! Let's just say I may buy every color before it's all said and done!" —Stephanie S.

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and in 15 colors).

    24. Faux suede gladiator sandals with self-tie tassels for ensuring the only break you'll need from your day is from how many times you need to thank people for their compliments.

    Forever 21

    Promising review: "I love these shoes, they are so stylish and comfy. Plus they go great with both jeans and dresses. Definitely recommend." —Yolanda G.

    Get them from Forever 21 for $19.90 (available in sizes 5.5–10).

    25. Faux leather buckled sandals, because you'll never want to ~take a walk in someone else's shoes~ again. I mean look at these, when will you want to take these off?


    Promising review: "I ordered three nearly identical (appearing) sandals from three different stores, and this pair was by far my favorite. They are super soft — you barely feel them on your feet. They have a delicate, feminine look. I’ve paired them with a dress, shorts, and skinny jeans. I definitely recommend!" —Stephanie Henkel

    Get them from Amazon for $9.44+ (available in sizes 5–11 and eight colors).

    26. Knotted-twist slide sandals so you don't have to go ~wild~ with spending to find the perfect mix of practicality and trendiness. I do believe animal print just proved itself as a neutral for all your outfits.

    Old Navy

    Promising review: "These are a super comfortable, stylish sandal. I love them. I brought them last week and I haven't stopped wearing them since." —Naquanda

    Get them from Old Navy for $22+ (available in sizes 6–11 and three styles).

    27. Beaded platform wedges that'll take your looks to new heights — all while cancelling any curfews your old shoes might have given you. The night is young, my friends.


    Promising review: "Oh my goodness, I LOVE these sandals. My feet look amazing. They are comfortable to walk in despite the high heel, because they are wedges. The straps around my leg fit just right. I actually took a picture of my feet...yes my feet...because I just loved how they looked in these shoes. I have gotten compliments from anyone who sees them." —Colleen Sinclair

    Get them from Amazon for $28.98+ (available in sizes 5–10 and nine colors).

    28. Sam Edelman geometric slides with cushioned footbeds for regularly putting your best foot forward, minus any midday regrets. Blisters? These have never heard of those.

    Promising review: "These far exceeded expectations: very stylish and comfy, which is very important when your feet swell a lot with pregnancy. I will buy more colors, I love these sandals!" —Grammythegreat2019

    Get them from Nordstrom for $99.95 (available in sizes 5-12 and five colors).

    29. Lightweight sporty sandals, because these are MADE to keep you moving (even if you're just hustling to work). They're shock-absorbing, moisture-wicking, and super breathable. Folks, I do believe these are a champion.


    Promising review: "I have a lot of problems with my feet, but I’m going to tell you what, I love these shoes! They are so comfortable and even after wearing them all day my feet do not bother me . I’m definitely going to be ordering every color they have in the shoes." —Debbie householder

    Get them from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes 6, 8.5, 9, 10 and in rose red).

    30. Teva water-resistant sandals so you spend your summer so comfortably, you may just get a little adventurous. Apparently there is more to the season than air conditioning!

    Free People

    They're made of super durable EVA material.

    Promising review:"These are so cute and comfy! I just love the desert colors! They are very rich looking and very, very close to being exactly like my original Teva's that I cant live without. They are very comfortable, supportive, and don't poke or scratch inside the sandal! YEA!" —KHAZ

    Get them from Free People for $40 (available in sizes 6–10 and six colors).

    31. Ankle strap sandals with ~memory foam~ insoles that'll not only make your regular outfits feel brand spanking new, but instantly prove their worth when you wear them every single day. Not that you'll have to spend much in the first place!

    Promising review: "I'm beyond impressed. It’s so hard and frustrating to find not only cute shoes, but comfortable shoes for bigger and wider feet. My feet fit and feel great in these sandals. The sole is so nice and soft." —K.S.

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99 (available in sizes 6–11 and nine colors).

    32. Woven rhinestone slides for looking and feeling *sunny* even when humidity reaches an all time high. I can't speak for your hair, but your feet will be absolutely fine.


    Promising review: "These are cute and comfy. I love the color, and they have just the right amount of sparkle. I got them in both colors! I'm in SoCal and wear these year-round. These sandals have a high quality look and feel to them. Love them!!!" — STAURS

    Get them from Torrid for $27.67 (originally $36.90; available in sizes 7–12).

    33. Braided Y-strap sandals, because these'll keep your feet perfectly cool when summer gets a little *too* hot. Plus! Their slingback elastic casing is specifically designed for comfort. Win, WIN.

    Promising review: "These sandals are super cute and comfortable. I wore them all day today (for the first time) with no issues. They are perfect, not too tight or too loose, just enough space to accommodate different width feet. I'm going to order another color!" —Maine

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and eight colors).

    34. Cut-out block heel sandals so you'll never feel anything but relaxed, even when dressing up. Happy feet = more energy to hunt down hors d'oeuvres at events.

    J. Crew Factory

    Promising review: "Let me start by saying you need these in your closet! The laser cut detail makes these block heels look chic and a little more expensive. Also, these heels are extremely comfortable. I wore them for the first time to explore a little town in my area. I had never broken them in and we walked a few blocks. I can truly say they never made my feet hurt! So if you're contemplating purchasing these, go right ahead." —Mimisaurss

    Get them from J.Crew Factory for $58.50 (originally $98; available in sizes 5–12).

    You actually showing up for plans now that your feet don't hurt:

    The CW

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