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Your guide to choosing the perfect pair of sandals

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Sandals are one of the many reasons why people look forward to summer.

A pair of sandals is the ultimate definition of having your cake and eating it, too. You get the comfort of walking around almost barefoot while feeling confident that your feet are protected.

In this article, we share our top tips to help find the right pair of sandals for summers to come!


If you're looking for a new pair of sandals, ask yourself: what is their purpose?

Have a think about where and why you'll be wearing them — this will help narrow down your choices. Consider whether you'll be wearing them for a casual day out, to the office or to an evening event. Each of these scenarios need a particular sandal design.


Comfort is an essential factor to consider before buying any pair of shoes and sandals are no exception.

Sandals come in a variety of designs some flat, others with a small heel. Make sure to choose a style and heel height that is comfortable for you to wear.


The ideal pair of sandals should have a little space at the end of the foot bed.

Leave wiggle room to ensure that your heel doesn’t hang out of the shoe. However, you should also make sure that the shoe is not so big that your foot slips around as this will put too much strain on your feet and back.


Nowadays, it’s paramount to invest in a good pair of sandals that can be worn on more than one occasion. They have earned the status of being multipurpose footwear that can be worn to both formal and casual events.

We recommend purchasing a pair of sandals that complement your wardrobe to ensure you get the most out of them.

Here are a few of our staff’s favourite sandals:

The Samia Heel

Embodying a sleek aesthetic, our Samia Heel Sandals are designed with a soft leather thong-strap with an on-trend squared toe-shape and a 5.5cm kitten heel.

Pair them with long skirts or denim for that effortless yet stylish look.

leather thongs for women

The Bera Slides

Our Bera Slides are super chic and add an instant improvement to your spring and summer wardrobe.

These effortless slides offer a round open toe and a sparkling buckle detail on the top. Finished with a natural foot bed, this look provides a glam beach-to-bar look.

slides with a buckle
buckled slides

The Junia Slides

The classic slide design has had a makeover with our Junia Flat Slides.

Premium leather and cut out detailing is embellished with pearls to create a chic style that you can wear both throughout the day as well as in the evening. 

leather slides with pearls
white pearl sandals

The Linita Slides

Adorned with pearls, the Linita Slides are more than your average sandals. A single scrunched strap textures the top of a breezy round-toe slide and comes in classic black and white colours.

They will effortlessly take you from the beach to dinner. 

slides with a scrunched strap

The Jennifer Slides

Our Jennifer Leather Woven Flat Slides have been handcrafted from premium in two versatile colours, kitted with three straps that are intertwined to create a flattering cut out effect.

Elevate your look as they go with everything from printed dresses to jeans.

slides with three straps

The Tilda Mule

At the office or a night out on the town, style comes easy with the Tilda Block Heel Slides.

Featuring a classic slip-on mule style constructed from premium leather and a block heel for comfortable all-day wear, Tilda will be your go-to pair in Spring and Summer.

slides with a heel

The Savannah Sandals

A sleek classic that is ready to be yours. Meet Savannah, our essential slip-on slides.

Crafted from genuine leather with a supportive sole and no fuss two-strap upper, this style will take you through summer and beyond.

leather slides

The Kenna Sandals

Set yourself up for all-day comfort with our Kenna Leather Sandals.

Showcasing a supportive platform sole, a comfy rounded toe-shape, adjustable leather straps with silver-toned hardware, this style is not to be missed!

black strappy sandals

The Pamela Fluffy Slides

Slip into these trendy fluffy slides, now available in leopard print! With a soft design and an elastic ankle strap, comfort is at the forefront of this style while bringing a bit of fun to your everyday outfit.

fluffy leopard print slides

The Jessica Fluffy Slides

Trans-seasonal wear has never been easier with the Jessica Slides! This comfy sandal-like style is super easy to slip into and out of, saving you the hassle of using your hands to put on your shoes.

fluffy sandals

The Linty Fluffy Slides — Limited Edition

Our best-selling Linty Slides are now available in two limited edition colours: beautiful dawn pink and trendy khaki.

Your feet will love spending their time in a pair of our Crossover Australian Shepherd Fluffy Linty Slides. With a soft woollen crossover exterior and three gorgeous colours, you can wear these while lounging around at home or add them to your outfit for an element of fun. 

fluffy khaki coloured slides

The Linty Fluffy Slides

fluffy grey slides

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