Best of Summer Sandals

by SheKnows
May 6, 2009 at 6:22 p.m. ET
In a flashback to the 80s, jelly sandals are back this season. These Burberry check jelly flats are a fun choice for casual wear. They are stylish and chic, while comfortable to wear at the beach or pool. You can get these jelly sandals from Net-a-porter for $125.

1 /49: Christian Louboutin Fringe T-Strap Sandals

1/49 :Christian Louboutin Fringe T-Strap Sandals

These Boho-chic T-strap sandals are sold exclusively at Saks Fifth Avenue. They come in your choice of purple, grey or black. Featuring a slight platform sole and 4 3/4-inch heel, these sexy sandals are a funky and fun choice for summer.

2 /49: Fendi Chef Ring Slide Sandals

2/49 :Fendi Chef Ring Slide Sandals

These slide sandals from Fendi come in luxurious rose gold metallic leather. You won't be able to miss that these shoes are from Fendi with the cutout logo rings highlighting the front of these sandals. You can order these shoes right now from Neiman Marcus for $730.

3 /49: Cynthia Vincent Knotted Rope Wedge Sandals

3/49 :Cynthia Vincent Knotted Rope Wedge Sandals

These hippie-chic sandals feature tobacco brown leather combined with natural rope details. You can get these platform wedge sandals at Cusp for $350. They will be the perfect choice to go with your Bohemian-inspired fashions.

4 /49: Ann Demeulemeester Ankle Strap Sandals

4/49 :Ann Demeulemeester Ankle Strap Sandals

These gorgeous leather sandals are a sophisticated choice. They feature rich Italian leather in a thick cuff that ties at the ankle. You can find these Ann Demeulemeester sandals at Saks Fifth Avenue, priced at $705.

5 /49: Bottega Veneta Double-Band Sandals

5/49 :Bottega Veneta Double-Band Sandals

Sometimes you don't need a lot of glitz for a shoe to be beautiful. That's the case with these simply sophisticated sandals from Bottega Veneta. Featuring ash leather and thick double bands, these sandals can be worn from the office to a night out on the town. Priced at $820, these Bottega Veneta sandals are available at Saks Fifth Avenue.

6 /49: Brian Atwood Yellow Patent Sandals

6/49 :Brian Atwood Yellow Patent Sandals

These bright yellow patent leather sandals from Brian Atwood are a sunny choice for summer. These vibrant sandals will go beautifully with your floral print dresses this season. Featuring a 5-inch heel and a 1-inch platform, these Brian Atwood sandals certainly won't go unnoticed. They are available at Net-a-porter for $725.

7 /49: Chloe Red Leather Bow Sandals

7/49 :Chloe Red Leather Bow Sandals

These red leather sandals from Chloe will jazz up any neutral outfit with their amazing color. You can wear them with everything from your favorite little black dress to white capris. Get these high heel Chloe sandals at Net-a-porter for $675.

8 /49: Christian Louboutin Gino Sandals

8/49 :Christian Louboutin Gino Sandals

Featuring an interesting combination of colors, these Christian Louboutin sandals will really stand out in the crowd. They feature a T-strap and open sides, but a closed toe and heel. You can find these beautiful sandals at Saks Fifth Avenue for $865.

9 /49: Christian Louboutin Petal Sandals

9/49 :Christian Louboutin Petal Sandals

These pretty pink sandals feature beautiful crepe satin in a blooming petal design. Priced at just under $1,000 at Neiman Marcus, these Christian Louboutin sandals are definitely a big splurge purchase. However, they look to be worth every penny.

10 /49: Costume National Blue Open Toe Sandals

10/49 :Costume National Blue Open Toe Sandals

If you are looking to add a blast of color to your wardrobe, these open-toe sandals from Costume National are a hot choice. They feature pebbled blue leather and a structured wedge heel. You can find these gorgeous sandals at Saks Fifth Avenue for $690.

11 /49: Derek Lam Aja Ribbon Sandals

11/49 :Derek Lam Aja Ribbon Sandals

For something completely different, check out these ribbon sandals from Derek Lam. They feature tan fabric ribbon and plexi orange high heels. These unique sandals are available at Net-a-porter for $650.

12 /49: Diane von Furstenberg Cork Wedge Sandals

12/49 :Diane von Furstenberg Cork Wedge Sandals

Cork sandals have come back into fashion in the last few years. These sandals from Diane von Furstenberg feature a simple slip-on style in bronze suede. The 3 1/2-inch cork wedge heel makes them perfect for a party. You can find these DVF sandals for $255 at Cusp.

13 /49: Dior Starlet Platform Sandals

13/49 :Dior Starlet Platform Sandals

These pretty patent sandals from Dior feature a light blue color and flirty bow over the peep toe. Priced at $670, these sandals are available at Saks Fifth Avenue. The cork platform and heel are a nice contrast to the patent leather.

14 /49: Dolce & Gabbana Strappy Sandals

14/49 :Dolce & Gabbana Strappy Sandals

Pink, orange and red come together beautifully in these strappy sandals from Dolce & Gabbana. These pretty sandals will fit right in with the other colorful pieces in your summer wardrobe. You can buy these Dolce & Gabbana sandals at Neiman Marcus for $750.

15 /49: Emilio Pucci Cork Strappy Wedges

15/49 :Emilio Pucci Cork Strappy Wedges

These green and yellow Emilio Pucci print sandals are a fun choice for summertime. You can wear these with everything from a white eyelet dress to a pair of shorts. You can get these wedge sandals right now at Net-a-porter for $595.

16 /49: Frye Studded Thong Sandals

16/49 :Frye Studded Thong Sandals

These T-strap sandals feature studded detailing throughout. These green leather sandals are a chic choice that can add some pizazz to your summer wardrobe. Available at Shopbop, you can get these Frye thong sandals for $158.

17 /49: Giuseppe Zanotti Pink Patent Sandals

17/49 :Giuseppe Zanotti Pink Patent Sandals

These pretty sandals come in glossy fluorescent pink patent leather. They are the perfect shoe for a party and would be a stark contrast to an all black (or all white) outfit. These Giuseppe Zanotti sandals are $595 at Net-a-porter.

18 /49: Givenchy Lace-Up Sandals

18/49 :Givenchy Lace-Up Sandals

These sandals from Givenchy have an edgy, hip appeal that is sure to be a big hit this summer. They have cutout details on the sides and skinny laces. These urban-chic sandals are priced at $785 at Saks Fifth Avenue.

19 /49: Gucci Venere T-Strap Sandals

19/49 :Gucci Venere T-Strap Sandals

White sandals are the perfect choice for summertime. They are cool, crisp and chic. These white Gucci sandals are accented with fringe details and gold hardware. You can get these T-strap sandals at Saks Fifth Avenue for $675.

20 /49: Jimmy Choo Suede Platform Sandals

20/49 :Jimmy Choo Suede Platform Sandals

Suede isn't just for winter. It works well in many summer sandals too. These Jimmy Choo suede sandals are beaded with a tribal design. They have a slight platform and 5-inch wooden heel. These luxurious sandals are $1,195 at Saks Fifth Avenue.

21 /49: Juicy Couture Cutie Flip Flops

21/49 :Juicy Couture Cutie Flip Flops

Perfect for the beach, these hot pink and white rubber flip flops would be a great addition to your vacation wardrobe. You can find these Juicy Couture flip flop sandals at Net-a-porter for just $55.

22 /49: L.A.M.B Lace Up Sandals

22/49 :L.A.M.B Lace Up Sandals

These white leather sandals are accented with a rope cord that laces up the front and wraps around the ankle. These sandals have a nautical flavor that is perfect for summer. You can get these L.A.M.B. sandals at Shopbop for $320.

23 /49: Lanvin Satin Bow Sandals

23/49 :Lanvin Satin Bow Sandals

These pretty pink sandals by Lanvin will put some pep into any outfit. They feature a strappy design highlighted by a big bow at the heel. These hot pink sandals are priced at $1,110 at Net-a-porter.

24 /49: Alexandra Neel Strappy Wedge Sandals

24/49 :Alexandra Neel Strappy Wedge Sandals

These rosy pink suede sandals feature perforated woven straps for a unique look. If you are looking for a pretty pair of sandals that is a little unusual, these cute wedge sandals are a fantastic choice. You can order these Alexandra Neel sandals from Shopbop for $770.

25 /49: Manolo Blahnik Flat Slingback Sandals

25/49 :Manolo Blahnik Flat Slingback Sandals

You can't go wrong with Manolo Blahnik sandals. These casual flat sandals feature rich brown leather and goldtone hardware. The Manolo Blahnik Etna sandals are priced at $665 at Cusp.

26 /49: Manolo Blahnik Jeweled T-Strap Sandals

26/49 :Manolo Blahnik Jeweled T-Strap Sandals

If you are looking for a pair of shoes for a summer party, these glitzy sandals from Manolo Blahnik are a hot choice. These high-heeled T-strap sandals have jewels along the center strap for some added sparkle. You can get these bronze leather sandals at Cusp for $875.

27 /49: Marc by Marc Jacobs Cutout Metallic Slides

27/49 :Marc by Marc Jacobs Cutout Metallic Slides

These simple slide sandals feature silver metallic leather in a unique cutout design. These Marc by Marc Jacobs sandals have a 1 1/2-inch wedge heel to give you just enough height while still being comfortable. These sandals are $195 at Cusp.

28 /49: Marc Jacobs Crisscross Slingbacks

28/49 :Marc Jacobs Crisscross Slingbacks

Multicolored leather bands come together to form these funky Marc Jacobs sandals. These colorful sandals are priced at $670 at Saks Fifth Avenue. They have an elastic slingback band, so they are comfortable and easy to wear.

29 /49: Michael Kors Congo Sandals

29/49 :Michael Kors Congo Sandals

These flat sandals from Michael Kors are a comfortable yet chic choice for summertime. These sandals feature bright sunny yellow leather and knotted details. You can order these Michael Kors Congo sandals at Neiman Marcus for $425. They also come in camel leather.

30 /49: Miu Miu Jeweled Sandals

30/49 :Miu Miu Jeweled Sandals

These beautiful jeweled sandals from Miu Miu come in supple gold leather. They are highlighted by the crystal embellishments over the open toe. You can purchase these Miu Miu sandals at Neiman Marcus for $750.

31 /49: Miu Miu Purple Patent Sandals

31/49 :Miu Miu Purple Patent Sandals

These purple patent leather sandals from Miu Miu are a little funky but a whole lot of fun. They have a 5-inch cork heel and a platform sole. You can wear these sandals with all your colorful print dresses this summer. Priced at $585, these Miu Miu sandals are available at Saks Fifth Avenue.

32 /49: Miu Miu Python Cork Sandals

32/49 :Miu Miu Python Cork Sandals

Exotic skins are in this season and here's a beautifully exotic sandal from Miu Miu. These python sandals feature a T-strap and buckled slingback. The interesting combination of the cork platform with the python stiletto heel certainly gives these sandals a unique look. These Miu Miu sandals are $985 at Neiman Marcus.

33 /49: Musa Swarovski Crystal Sandals

33/49 :Musa Swarovski Crystal Sandals

These flat sandals from Musa are embellished with dazzling Swarovski crystals. The metallic silver sandals are a great way to dress up a casual summer outfit. Priced at $417, these Musa sandals are available at Net-a-porter.

34 /49: Oscar de la Renta Open Toe Sandals

34/49 :Oscar de la Renta Open Toe Sandals

Many designers are experimenting with thick ankle cuffs and interesting straps this season. Here's another unique choice. These open-toe sandals from Oscar de la Renta feature distressed leather, a closed back and elasticized strap. You can find these pretty sandals at Neiman Marcus for $595.

35 /49: Pedro Garcia Suede T-Bar Sandals

35/49 :Pedro Garcia Suede T-Bar Sandals

Crystals add some sparkle to these sexy high heel sandals from Pedro Garcia. These shoes are perfect for a party or special date. You can order these Pedro Garcia suede sandals from Net-a-porter for $550.

36 /49: Prada Bow Platform Sandals

36/49 :Prada Bow Platform Sandals

These slingaback sandals from Prada have a very interesting design. Featuring black whipsnake and tan leather, they have bow details at the toe and ankle. You can get these platform sandals at Neiman Marcus for $990.

37 /49: Prada Raffia Plaform Sandals

37/49 :Prada Raffia Plaform Sandals

For a very unique look, check out these brown and black raffia sandals from Prada. These gorgeous designer sandals feature a knot over the open toe and a 3 1/2-inch heel. These raffia sandals are priced at $830 at Neiman Marcus.

38 /49: Prada Sequined Slides

38/49 :Prada Sequined Slides

These pretty pink slides from Prada are dressed up with sequins that fade from black to pink. These dazzling shoes will light up any summer party. You can get these slide sandals from Neiman Marcus for $590.

39 /49: Proenza Schouler Cutout High Heel Sandals

39/49 :Proenza Schouler Cutout High Heel Sandals

These printed silk sandals from Proenza Schouler feature a 3 1/2-inch heel and delicate style. You can find these beautiful sandals at Shopbop for $595. They are an ideal choice for a summer party or special date.

40 /49: Ralph Lauren Two-Tone Runway Sandals

40/49 :Ralph Lauren Two-Tone Runway Sandals

Featuring a combination of brown leather and ivory linen, these gorgeous strappy sandals are a hot choice from summertime. You can get these Ralph Lauren T-strap sandals from Neiman Marcus for $675.

41 /49: Salvatore Ferragamo Crisscross Sling Sandals

41/49 :Salvatore Ferragamo Crisscross Sling Sandals

Simply yet sophisticated, these slingback sandals from Salvatore Ferragamo will be a staple in your summer wardrobe. They feature strawberry leather and a 4-inch heel. You can purchase these Ferragamo sandals from Neiman Marcus for $550.

42 /49: Sam Edelman Gold Thong Gladiator Sandals

42/49 :Sam Edelman Gold Thong Gladiator Sandals

Once again gladiator sandals are a trendy choice this summer. These gold gladiators from Sam Edelman feature a thick buckled ankle cuff and pebbled gold leather. You can get these flat sandals from Cusp for $89.

43 /49: Sergio Rossi Color Block Sandals

43/49 :Sergio Rossi Color Block Sandals

Bold and bright, these leather sandals from Sergio Rossi have an offbeat flavor that is vibrant and fun. Combining red, blue and pink nappa leather straps, these funky sandals are priced at $925 at Net-a-porter.

44 /49: Sergio Rossi Narrow Zip Sandals

44/49 :Sergio Rossi Narrow Zip Sandals

Zipper accents are very trendy in handbags right now and that holds true for shoes too. These Sergio Rossi sandals feature a zip detail up the front. But the highlight of these sandals is definitely the amazing cobalt color. You can find these Sergio Rossi sandals at Neiman Marcus for $670.

45 /49: Stella McCartney Cherry Thong Sandals

45/49 :Stella McCartney Cherry Thong Sandals

These pretty pink linen sandals are dressed up with cherry accents. These Stella McCartney sandals have a metallic gold sole and a buckled ankle strap. You can purchase these flat summer sandals at Net-a-porter for $795.

46 /49: Theory Gladiator Sandals

46/49 :Theory Gladiator Sandals

Featuring anthracite patent leather and tonal hardware, these gladiator sandals from Theory will add some shine to any outfit. With a low wooden heel and buckled ankle straps, these trendy sandals are a hot choice for summer. You can order these sandals from Cusp for $285.

47 /49: Tory Burch Briza Gladiator Sandals

47/49 :Tory Burch Briza Gladiator Sandals

These flat gladiator sandals from Tory Burch are perfect for your summer vacation or everyday wear. They feature camel leather accented with gold hardware. You can pick up these gladiator sandals from Net-a-porter for $265.

48 /49: Tory Burch Thora Logo Sandals

48/49 :Tory Burch Thora Logo Sandals

Casual shoes don't need to be cheap or ugly; these Tory Burch thong sandals are perfect for casual summer days. They come in your choice of blue or watermelon patent leather, and have the Tory Burch medallion over the toe. You can find these sandals at Cusp for $115.

49 /49: Tory Burch Zigzag Flip Flops

49/49 :Tory Burch Zigzag Flip Flops

These rubber flip flops are the kind you find in your neighborhood drug store. They are printed with a zigzag pattern on the footbed and feature the Tory Burch signature medallion over the toe. You can find these casual flip flop sandals at Shopbop for just $45.