Meet Summer's Easiest, Chicest Sandal
Because Summer's shoes should be easy, even the dressier pair we love this season is as carefree as it is cool. The lace-up sandal trend returned again, this time with a walkable block heel that adds a kick to your tees and cutoffs or gives pretty dresses and skirts a fresh touch of the trends. The effect in every case is statement-making, albeit requires a lot less commitment than the knee-high gladiators we've seen in seasons past. In fact, these lace-ups are pretty low-key; finished in suede or, in some cases, just a pop of color, the most eye-catching part is how they tie sweetly at the ankle.
Read on for our editors' picks, and shop the shoe you'll be living in for the rest of Summer.