8 Sustainable Summer Sandals for the Beach, Boardwalk and Beyond: On Trend


ColumnSummer’s just started, and there’s several more weeks of sandal weather ahead of you, so check out our top 8 sustainable summer sandals for your upcoming vacation!

1. Loren Flat by A.S.98

These chic but sensible sandals are specially handcrafted by Italian artisans from the finest leather materials. They’re city smart, but will also let you blend in seamlessly on an Italian piazza, Moroccan market square, a countryside picnic or a resort in Mexico. Wear them with your favorite summer shorts for a casual day look, or don them with a flowy dress for night time.



2. Tanzania Sandals by Cocobelle

Easy and comfortable, these trendy little sandals will let you walk around feeling like you are practically barefoot. The black and gold combo can be paired with pretty much anything, and appropriate for pretty much any occasion.



3. Chasing Mountains Sandal by SixtySeven

Go for this sporty style of sandal with elastic criss-cross strapping if you know you need something that will get you around on any terrain. Although practical and efficient, these Spanish made sandals are stylish and trendy enough to wear with summer shorts, a cute dress or on a trek to the beach.



4. Finca Sandals by Coqueterra

We love these Birkenstock inspired, earthy sandals! Great for city walking, biking or strolls on the boardwalk, these cute kicks are made in Portugal from materials all sustainable sourced from Portugal. Wear them with a summer dress, skirt or a pair of leggings when the nights start to get chillier.



5. Cream Thong by melissa

The sustainably made and incredibly chic rubber sandals by Brazilian label melissa are still going strong. This season’s styles are right on trend, like these metallic and black thongs. Easy to slip on and off, they are the beach lovers best friend!



6. Espardena Slingback by melissa

Another one of our favorites by melissa, these slingbacks add a pop of color to any outfit or beach cover up, and are perfect for poolside or sandy adventures. They’re sleek enough to even take you from the water to the cocktail lounge for an aperitif.



7. Sequined Sandals by Deepa Gurnani

Step it up for nighttime with these elegant and eye-catching sandals from Deepa Gurnani, who started her career as a beading expert for Alexander McQueen. The Indian inspired designed adds an exotic element to these sandals, which will only enhance the chic factor of  your outfit.



8. Torrance Sport Wedge by Naya

Channel a bit of Iggy Azalea meets Marilyn Monre with these awesome, genuine leather platform sandals from Naya. The adjustable ankle straps make them easy to wear, and you’ll be surprised at how comfortable the wedge really is!


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