If you're in need of a pair of comfortable women's sandals for the beach, the pool, a summer wedding, or a long summer vacation, you may want to take a look at our top picks for the most comfortable women's sandals of 2021. We’ve handpicked the styles that will leave you feeling comfortable, stylish and fabulous!
Let’s face it, if your sandals are uncomfortable, it doesn't matter how cute they are. You'll be wishing you could rip them off your feet all day!
Luckily, prioritising comfort doesn't mean you have to compromise on style. A number of different brands have come out with some incredible designs that will be sure to provide you with all the comfort you need. Not only that, but we’ve also included some classic sandal styles that are best-sellers year-on-year.
Without further adieu, we present the most comfortable women's sandals (as selected by the expert staff at Footgear) for summer 2021!
Revere Portofino Sandal
The Revere Portofino Sandal is the perfect casual style for everyday wear. This style has been designed with comfort, support and style in mind.
Revere is all about fit and included with all sandals are additional strap extensions offering more flexibility than ever for those who suffer with swollen feet or have a wider foot. The footbed is not only cushioned and contoured, it is removable, and for those who need orthotics this is amazing.
Made with soft leather on the upper and extra cushioning under the foot, these casual sandals are one of our favourite styles of 2021.
Silver Lining Lorelei Sandal
The Silver Lining Lorelei Sandal is one of our more versatile styles: perfect for an evening look or for dressing up a casual outfit. These sophisticated wedges have an anatomically contoured footbed and a stylish Z-Strap and ankle loop strap designed to support your feet all day. These Lorelei sandals are a must try in 2021!
Frankie4 Women’s Sandy Slide
The Frankie4 Women’s Sandy Slide has a simple yet chic look, and is definitely one of our top picks for 2021! One of our most comfortable and popular styles, it is perfect for travelling or a casual day out and about.
All of our Frankie4 styles are designed by podiatrist and physiotherapist Caroline McCulloch, so you can feel confident knowing that your sandals will be comfortable, all day.
Frankie4 Women’s Lilli Slide
The Frankie4 Women’s Lilli Slide is another stand-out style and perfect for those wanting to make a statement without sacrificing their comfort. This lightweight, durable shoe offers quality, foot support and will be a wardrobe staple all summer long. A bestseller that is often sold out!
Birkenstock Arizona is a genuine classic and with such a versatile, iconic look, it’s hard to beat. This Unisex sandal is perfect for those looking for a minimalist look.
Birkenstock is renowned for their quality, supportive footbed, and with the Suede Taupe Arizona, a layer of latex underneath the suede lined footbed gives extra cushioning for added comfort. It’s no wonder that the Arizona is one of the most popular, go-to models in their sandals range!
Birkenstock Gizeh Birko Flor
Birkenstock Gizeh Birko Flor is an absolute must when it comes to casual, everyday sandals. We love the easily adjustable strap, meaning you can achieve the perfect fit.
The Gizeh comes in an amazing array of colours and patterns, both leather and Birko-Flor. Birkenstock also caters for the customer who is seeking a Vegan option, with both the Birko-For upper and microfibre lined footbed; and as always, made with the environment in mind.
Also, because it’s a Birkenstock sandal, you know it will be a comfy fit due to their signature contoured footbed that will mould to the shape of your foot. These are an absolute must try for summer 2021!
Tips for Choosing A Comfortable Sandal
So why is comfort so important when it comes to choosing a pair of sandals? Well, for starters, the more comfortable the footwear, the more comfortable the feet that wear them. An ill-fitting shoe can cause blisters, heel pain, and even damage your ankles, knees or hips! That’s why it’s important to choose comfortable sandals. After all, comfort can make the difference between a good pair of sandals and a great one.
To get the most comfortable sandal for you , it is alway best to try on and check the fit. Check the length and width of the sandal against your foot while you’re standing, and ensure that your heels are sitting close to the back of the sandal. Your feet should not be hanging over the edge at any point. Check that the contour or the cushioning is sitting in the correct part of your arch and fix the straps so that your foot feels comfortably secure and the sandal doesn’t flop around while you walk. If you can tick all these boxes, there’s a great chance that the sandal is going to be perfect for you; the fact that they look so great is a huge bonus.
When you discover good footwear there is no turning back; your feet feel happy, your body feels happy and you feel stylish. So why not take the leap and try a pair of sandals from our list of the Most Comfortable Women’s Sandals for Summer 2021; go into stores to find an extensive range and be fitted by our well trained professionals or pop online.