Barefoot is best, but some bejeweled/pompom-ed/ruffly/otherwise embellished sandals are pretty great too. Here, 20 excellent pairs, whether you want to spend $ or $$$.
Bold move starting this slideshow with jellies, but they are more of a summer classic than "Sorry," and it's kind of funny when an adult wears them.
These are flat so you can wear them to frolic in the park without aerating the grass, and they're the prettiest pale purple.
At a most un-Chanel price.
Say that five times fast.
The sheer panels make it like not wearing shoes at all.
Me: "If I see another pineapple in 2017, so help me..." Also me: *add to cart.*
A small heel for a bit of lift, pompoms for a bit of fun.
Do not leave unattended while you take a dip, that's all we have to say.
Good for when you want to pretend you're wearing proper shoes to the office.
Actual proper shoes that come with bonus ankle ribbons.
Classic espadrilles in the prettiest pale pink.
When your favorite emerging designer (Molly Goddard) meets your favorite high-street shop (Topshop).
These slides are doing the most—beaded antennae *and* pompoms!—and we love it.
Hurry up and get engaged so I can wear these to your sickeningly sweet wedding.
Never not into a dramatic curved upper.
So very Carrie B. in the most complimentary way.
These Mercedes Castillo = Christopher Kane Spring 2009 (those fluttery circles) but for your feet.
(We have a pompom problem, and these Trademark slides aren't helping.)
A chunky Dr. Scholl's shape meets a low heel inset with pearls in this pair from Nicholas Kirkwood.
These dudes from No. 21 are f*cking mad, but if you can, you gotta.