Goodbye boots, hello sandals! No need to blow your budget on a fresh new pair, this season has more than enough chic sandals that are reasonably affordable. Here are the hottest 10 we could find, all under $100, so you won't feel bad if you find yourself buying more than just one, or even two.
Hippie Chic Flats
If your style is hippie-chic, you will adore Steve Madden's Seaverr sandals. These neutral sandals are super comfy and pair easily with almost anything. While the tan ankle cuff and braided t-strap give off a relaxed and casually-cool vibe, the colorful print on the back makes for a bold surprise. Pair these sandals with skinny jeans and a structured jacket for work, or wear them with a silk maxi dress for a hot summer date.
This summer is all about unexpected surprises and accents, like these TopShop mint glitter sandals. These suede flatforms come in one of this season's hottest hues: mint green. But the fun doesn't stop on top. These trendy sandals feature glittered soles that give just the right amount of dazzle without venturing into tacky territory.
Not your typical jellies, these clear jeweled sandals from Zara are anything but schoolgirlish. The neutral colored straps are chic while the rose gold accents give these sandals the luxe treatment. The jeweled studs provide a glamorous contrast to the clear strap, resulting in a killer summer combination. Pair these dazzlers with a day dress for a sweet look or with an all-black outfit for a more vampy result.
Color Block Metal
It's no surprise that color blocking continues to be a fashion hit. For summer, upgrade your color blocking skills by incorporating metallic tones like this Boutique 9 sandal. The gold hues look fresh and chic, and is the perfect combination to show off your tan legs. While you might be tempted to go gold on your polish as well, opt for a matte gray instead for a fashion-forward contrast.
Pop Your Toes
From one big trend to the next, bright colors are a must this summer. If you find yourself not ready for the full bright makeover, start small with Sam Edelman's Gigi Sandals. The citron hue on these snake-embossed leather thong sandals looks young, trendy, and will make your toes pop. Not only are these flats fashionable and chic, they also feature a non-slip rubber patch sole for a comfortable fit. The notice-me citron pairs perfectly with most hues, giving these sandals a lot of range in the wardrobe department.
For the modern gal who avoids frills and bows, try on these modern two-tone-cool sandals from TopShop. The black and silver combination is edgy and streamlined while the criss-cross cuffed style is not meant for the prim or prissy. Pair these with all black for a modern sleek look or with a pastel-colored dress for an edgy contrast.
Summer sandals should be glamorous and fashionable without being too fussy. Enter Archer from DV by Dolce Vita, a sleek and sophisticated sandal that will become your footwear staple this summer. The minimalist style pairs easily, and goes from day to night without even blinking. The bright blue color is bold but chic, while the gold detail adds just the right amount of sophistication.
Chic Studs for Summer
Black accessories like these studded sandals from Zara will keep your bright and pastel-filled summer wardrobe edgy and contemporary. The black studs on these suede sandals give a whole fabulous new meaning to monochrome-chic. The closed toe feels unique and feminine, making these sandals the right shoe-in when you're not feeling high heels. Pair with a neon silk dress for a chic and edgy ensemble.
The Perfect Nude
Looking for nude sandals that are both sophisticated and contemporary? Vince Camuto's Malinda sandals in Bellini Patent might be the answer to your fashionable quest. The nude hue has a rosy tint that will accentuate and favor you summer tan, while the patent straps keep these sandals sleek and elegant. A sweet metallic bow adorns the top, giving it a playful and girly feel.
Nothing gets me quite in the summer vacation mood like the right pair of sandals. Sam Edelman's Grenada fit that bill more than adequately. The light brown straps give these jeweled shoes an understated feature, while the jade colored stones lend an earthy vibe that is bohemian luxe. Pair these sandals with denim cut offs and a white tank for a casual-glam look, or with a black silk maxi dress for a hippie-chic combination.