Flip flops, also known as thongs to the Aussies (makes sense when you think about it), are a very simple yet extremely practical shoe. They’re comfy, easy to wear and go with pretty much any outfit, what’s not to like? We’ve rounded up some of the best flip flops for women to protect your feet at the beach this summer.
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Now, you don’t just want to pick up a cheap pair of flip flops that are going to fall apart within a few days. Instead make sure you find a pair that is supportive, have good grip, and will make your toes look fabulous all at the same time.
The Ted Baker Suszie Flip Flops (opens in new tab) are dainty and great for wearing by the pool, but if you’re going walking in the local town then you might want to pick a more robust sandal like the Dolce Vita Black Woven Slide Sandals (opens in new tab), that will keep your toes protected. Check out our full list of flip flops and sandals below to find the perfect pair for your summer holidays!
For a stylish twist on your basic flip flop, these cute Ted Baker flip flops with a bow on the front could be worn with anything. Their PVC structure makes them suitable for being by the pool or at the beach, and the comfy sole means they are a breeze to walk in, too. They come in three different designs including simple black, khaki or a lighter floral design.
If it’s a classic flip flop you’re after, then these Yoga Mat flip flops are great for casual wear. Whether you’re strolling around the hotel resort or even tackling the public showers at the beach, these are a great way to keep your feet clean, dry and comfy. The soles are made from Gum Rubber, making them spongy and supportive, and the outer canvas material makes these shoes easy to clean should they get sandy.
These woven sandals provide a little more support and durability around the soles of your feet. Made from leather and wood, with a woven design encasing your toes means you’ve got that added protection if you’re venturing out for a walk rather than just lounging around. They are quite smart, so would look equally as good during the day or on a summer’s eve, and the geometric design adds a splash of colour.
Comfort doesn’t have to mean compromising on style with these dazzling sandals. Made from real leather with a suede lining, these double-strap sandals are great for walking in whilst keeping your feet cool. The jewel embellishment is what makes these flip flop stand out from the crowd and allow you to really add a touch of glamour to your casual beach outfit.
If you’re going to be doing more than just laying by the pool, then you’ll want something with a bit more substance. Doc Marten brings to us these flatform flip flops; giving you some added height, as well as making you look super cool and edgy this summer ( just please don’t wear with socks, unless you are a total hipster).
The Reef Stargazer flip flops are everything you need in an everyday poolside shoe. They have a squishy sole for maximum comfort, are easy to slip on and you have a choice of colours to choose from including glitzy ones if you like the glam look. Although basic, users found these flip flops to be surprisingly durable, so you can expect these to last you this summer and many more to come.