A lot of divisive sandals have develop into mainstream this summer season, reminiscent of velcro Tevas and low wedge sandals, nonetheless the one which I actually battle to get my head round is heeled flip flops. Scandi influencers have been sporting vibrant Havaiana flip flops with floral midi attire for a number of years, turning them from a seashore staple right into a stunning style purchase. Nevertheless this yr designers like Simon Miller, Cult Gaia and Gianvito Rossi have taken this one step additional and created a flip flop and stiletto hybrid. They’ve the basic strap falling in between the large toe and second toe that you simply’d anticipate from a flip flop, however then have a mini heel, usually with a curve making them look even edgier. Like any divisive development, the style crowd has bought behind these upgraded flip flops—what’s extra stunning nonetheless is how rapidly these are promoting out. It was a problem for me to seek out heeled flip flops which are truly nonetheless in inventory.
October 12, 2019