Ladies, time to step up your pedicure game because it's officially sandal season. From '90s-inspired flatforms to embellished styles with major flair, we've rounded up the essential shoes to complete your warm-weather uniform. Click through our slideshow for the best picks and let us know which your favourites are.
Studded with pearls or embellished with crystals, these sandals up the glamour quotient of any look. Pair one of these with a floral maxi dress for an elegant evening ensemble.
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Paul & Joe Julo Heels ($685, 310.270.4620)
Miu Miu Embellished Leather Sandals ($695)
René Caovilla Faux Pearl and Crystal-Embellished Leather Sandals ($780)
Zara Metallic Sandals with Rhinestones ($80)
This cross between a flat and a platform gives you all the benefits of a heel with the comfort of a slipper. Style them with a striped t-shirt dress for effortless cool.
Tommy Hilfiger Wedge Espadrille Sandals ($378, 212.223.1824)
Jil Sander Black Strapped Sandals ($775)
Alexander Wang Jade Flat Sandals ($495)
Zara Flat Sandals with Buckle ($90)
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The Greek lace-up shoe is a perennial favourite for spring and summer, but executed in cheetah print or black leather, these interpretations offer a cool, edgy vibe. Wear them with a silk shirt and knee-length pencil skirt for a polished office outfit.
Manolo Blahnik for Band of Outsiders Vestalamod Sandals ($965, 212.582.3007)
Pierre Hardy Suede Lace-Up Sandals ($375) in Black
Stuart Weitzman Pantheon Sandals ($365)
Loeffler Randall Skye Gladiator Sandals ($250)
Dolce & Gabbana SS13 Striped Raffia Sandals ($995, 212.750.0055)
Rachel Comey Faye Sandals ($426) in Royal
Ria Menorca Avarcas de Menorca Sandals ($74)
Maiyet Two-Tone Leather Sandals ($595)