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We just can’t resist a good throw-back trend — and not many decades reigns supreme like the 1990s. Meet the reimaged square-toe sandal toping the summer 2020 trend list. Don’t worry; we aren’t seeing them done as literally as other ’90s trends. Let’s pause and pay our respects to fallen ’90’s classics, like faux tattoo chokers. Square-toe sandals have made their resurgence in a fresh, modern way with an undeniable cool factor. Trust us; if you don’t have a square-toe sandal in your closet for the summer, it’s time to invest. Keep scrolling to find your new favorite, from heeled to flat.
Who doesn’t love a little texture on a shoe? It adds a bit of personality, especially when styled with solid outfitting. Dolce Vita is a brand to look to when searching for a specific trend, so it’s no surprise they had a great selection of square-toed sandals. For the best flat, square-toe sandals, look no further than the Isaac style. It’s a simple shoe with a trend-forward texture that will go with everything in your wardrobe. Go ahead and add them to your cart, because these will quickly become your go-to all-summer shoe.
Dolce Vita: Isaac Sandal (click here)
Love them or hate them, a kitten heel requires some serious style-savvy outfitting. If you’re not a fan of the controversial heel height, the Roma sandals from LoQ may make you rethink your position. These itty-bitty heels are so chic with barely-there straps, on-trend square toe, and minimal heel. We can’t help but click ‘add-to-cart’ immediately. If LoQ is a new brand to you, it’s worth exploring their site. Their shoes, on the whole, are style perfection with a price tag to match. Warning: wearers will consistently receive compliments.
LoQ: Roma Sandal (click here)
This sandal from Vince is doing everything right. The block heel height is actual perfection, the color is a dream, the texture looks so expensive, and it’s currently available on Shopbop in all sizes. The Vince Elita Slides are incredibly versatile, from pairing perfectly with jeans to complementing a dressier look. They’re your next pair of do-it-all shoes. You are very welcome.
Vince: Elita Slide (click here)
Let’s add some height for something completely different. If you haven’t heard of Cult Gaia, get ready to fall in love. They have a high-end, beach-ready aesthetic that oozes chicness. Plus, their Pietra heel falls perfectly in line with this modern throw-back trend. Consider them the heeled sandal for the woman who makes a statement. The sandal features a strappy design and rock-stacking inspired heel; this shoe is a conversation starter. Best of all, the square toe pulls it all together for a dinner-by-the-beach look that puts thong flipflops to shame.
Cult Gaia: Pietra Heel (click here)