Our 16 Favorite Brands for Cute and Comfy Warm Weather Shoes
There’s more to life than a blister-causing kick with zero wow factor, and we’re prepared to give you the scoop on all the best foot candy out there that won’t break the bank. These are our favorite brands to shop for the most comfortable, stylish shoes that will make you look and feel amazing, all season long.
Ipanema Nectar Slide
Brazilian brand Ipanema is a favorite of celebrities like Ashton Kutcher and Kate Hudson because it’s comfortable and stylish without trying. This hummingbird slide is hip yet feminine, and bound to get you alllll the compliments.
To buy: $38; nordstrom.com.
Havaianas Freedom SL Maxi Sandal
With their signature textured sole, Havaianas are the most comfy, travel-friendly flip flops. Waterproof and very walkable, these high-shine cuties come with metallic hardware, making them more elevated than your standard thong sandal.
To buy: $36; zappos.com.
BC Footwear Big Ferris Wheel Slide
We love BC Footwear for their cool west coast vibe and cruelty-free vegan construction. These fringed slides would look adorable with a pair of cropped wide-legged jeans.
To buy: $65; urbanoutfitters.com.
Handcrafted in Menorca, Spain, the local, island-inspired slingbacks are not only cute, but durable and easy to slip on. These vibrant mustard leather ones will be your new summer faves.
To buy: $90; asos.com.
Superfeet Dana Boulder Sandal
Designed with podiatric medicine in mind (so you know they nailed comfort) the signature Superfeet shape offers support and a luxury feel that is great for travel or just for running around. We love the oatmeal grey color, leather lined footbeds, and slip resistant outsoles on this sturdy summer sandal.
To buy: $95; nordstrom.com.
Dr. Scholl’s x Urban Outfitters Original Sandal
A collab between foot-friendly Dr. Scholl’s and millennial brand UO has us coveting a pair in each color—orange, lilac, and white. Get the limited collection before they sell out!
To buy: $78; urbanoutfitters.com.
Seychelles Survival Mule
Known for their vintage-inspired styles with a modern twist, Seychelles make cute shoes for women with a romantic side. These blush pink leather mules make going to work more fun.
To buy: $100; amazon.com.
Madewell Noelle Slingback Sandal
If you’re not a Madewell Insider, then we don’t know what you’re waiting for (it’s free). Free economy shipping. Free hemming on jeans. The cutest shoes at the most affordable prices. We wouldn’t lie to you! This peep-toe leather slingback in cream can take you from daytime casual to date night.
To buy: $98; madewell.com.
Soludos Ibiza Embroidered Platform Smoking Slipper
New York City-based Soludos knows that women want comfort without sacrificing price or quality. Pair this embroidered slip-on with your favorite maxi dress and you’re ready for brunch with girlfriends.
To buy: $98; zappos.com.
Old Navy Sueded Classic Sneaker
The fashion sneaker trend is going nowhere, and we love these light sage green sneaks under a cute sundress.
To buy: $27; oldnavy.com.
Chinese Laundry Gavin Pointed Toe Flat
These rainbow sequined flats are our pick for a colorful, playful shoe that will take you through summer.
To buy: $50; amazon.com.
ModCloth Well-Stepped d’Orsay Flat
These banana-printed, loafer-like flats have the perfect amount of personality to punch up even the simplest of outfits.
To buy: $49; modcloth.com.
Dr. Scholl’s Shoes Scout Sandal
A classic brand know for comfort, Dr. Scholl’s has gone really fashion forward. These blue suede flatforms are dressy enough to be considered a heel, but way more realistic than your stilettos, with a footbed that contours to your foot and defender repellent to protect your shoes from oil and stains.
To buy: $78; nordstrom.com.
TOMS Rosa Sandal
You know TOMS by their signature espadrille style, but have you seen their super comfy heels? This saffron suede block-heel sandal is our pick for your new “nude” shoe and great for summer weddings. Plus, with every pair of shoes you purchase, TOMS will give one new pair to a child in need.
To buy: $99.95; zappos.com.
Marc Fisher Shire Strappy Mule
Clean. Effortless. Chic. These are the millennial-pink block heels of our dreams and are guaranteed to have all your friends asking where you got them.
To buy: $69; marcfisherfootwear.com.
Glerups Open Heel Petrol Shoe
A Denmark brand that began by crafting only two pairs of shoes a day from the wool of their Gotland sheep, Glerups are now one of the most popular “indoor shoes.” They have a soft calfskin sole (for indoors) or a natural rubber sole (for outdoors) and are 100% wool, absorbing moisture and keeping your feet dry all summer long. Great for Mother’s Day gifting or a baby shower (adorable baby boots here), Glerups are one of footwear's best-kept secrets.
To buy: $95; glerups.com.