Flat Sandals for $50 and Under
Ankle Strap Flats From Newport News
When your pedicure is on its last legs, buckle on these faux–patent leather sandals that hide chipping polish. Also available in raspberry, black, and white.
To buy: $15, newport-news.com.
Winna Hurache Sandals by Mossimo Supply Co.
Ideal for the lazy days of summer, these faux-leather sandals slip on and off without any fussy buckles or straps. And since they’re rainbow-colored, they match practically everything in your closet. Also available in white, brown, and bronze.
To buy: $20, target.com.
Black Gold Chain Sandals From Fred Flare
Faux-alligator skin and gold hardware make these flats look expensive. Add to that their wallet-friendly price and cushiony padded insoles and they’re an embarrassment of riches.
To buy: $28, fredflare.com.
Ecote Woven Sandals by Urban Outfitters
Make waves by pairing these ocean blue leather sandals with khaki shorts or a flowy cotton skirt. Also in red and black.
To buy: $28, urbanoutfitters.com.
T-Strap Sandals by Deena & Ozzy
Want to add edge to an ensemble? Try these chain-embellished polyurethane-and-rubber sandals.
To buy: $38, urbanoutfitters.com.
Foxey Sandals by Rocket Dog
The neon yellow patent leather of these gladiator-inspired sandals brightens up outfits in navy, white, black, and gray, while the three adjustable buckles allow for a perfect fit. Also in six other colors.
To buy: $44, zappos.com.
Chandelier Thongs by Colin Stuart
Who wants diamonds on the soles of her shoes? Show off these bejeweled bronze thongs―which have a chain closure―with a simple cocktail dress.
To buy: $49, victoriassecret.com.
Soho Patrice Beaded Thongs by Zigi
These shell-adorned faux-leather slides make getting dressed a day at the beach. Pair them with denim or khaki shorts, skirts, or sundresses. Available in two other colors.
To buy: $50, dsw.com.