By Kristen Shirley
This story originally appeared in the July/August 2017 issue of Elite Traveler.
Create a white-hot look this summer in anything-but-basic sandals with fanciful details.
A ruffled leather strap and ankle tassel give a playful vibe to the Flora sandal.
$945, available online at gianvitorossi.com
The Wild Thing slides feature the brand’s signature fringe on the strap, creating a casual but interesting silhouette.
$475, available online at aquazzura.com
Thanks to his signature laser-cut design, these sandals are instantly recognizable as Alaïa.
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