Lace-up Sandals are the Only Shoes We Want to Buy This Summer

Summer's favorite new shoe is a slinky style that elevates even the simplest outfit. Shop our these must-have lace up sandals now.
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With signature interlaced straps varying from barely-there to maximalist-lilke styles, lace up sandals, nicknamed "naked shoes" are evidently the tried-and-true shoe of the summer. Creating an ultra-sexy look by leaving much of the foot bare, they are the easy to style, easy to wear, and appropriate to wear anywhere. Need some inspo on how to wear summer's favorite look? Create a minimal date night look by pairing lace up sandals with a slip dress in the evening. Dress up a pair of jeans by adding a low-heeled pair for a day time look. Ready to take your styling a step further? Tie them over a pair of trousers for a right on-trend effect, a la Bottega Veneta. No matter how you style them, you're sure to create your next iconic look with these lace up sandals. Here are 10 of our favorite pairs of the newest summer staple to add to your wardrobe. 

Madga Butrym

These red leather sandals will add some spice to your wardrobe this summer. With their 90's inspired square toes, these lace up sandals combine multiple trends in one style. If red is too bold, these sandals also come in classic options of black and white.

Sweden Heels, $910, Madga Butrym

Isabel Marant

Designed by an iconic French house, it's no surprise these sandals are elegant with a touch of boho. If you're looking for a minimal yet stylish option, add these lace up sandals to your next dinner outfit. 

Askee Sandals, $445, Isabel Marant

Jimmy Choo

Perfect for a special occasion like a wedding, these white leather sandals include just enough detail with a subtle embossed crocodile texture. 

Lovella 85, $895, Net-A-Porter

Porte & Paire

With barely-there straps, these lace up sandals are quintessential for any 90's style lover. Don't let its minimalistic look fool you, this pair makes a big style impact.

Knotted Leather Sandals, $266, Net-A-Porter 

A.W.A.K.E. Mode

Lovers of a good squared toe silhouette, these white sandals are a go-to style perfect to wear to any event. The leather straps are placed perfectly to create secure placement for your feet, while simultaneously crafting a modernist look. 

Orphelia Sandals, $350, Net-A-Porter


An ideal choice for a casual day-out post-quarantine, these low heeled lace up sandals are perfect for all-day wear. Pair with a pair of cropped jeans and you're ready to go. 

Heeled Leather Square Toe Sandals, $89.90, Zara 

Personifying the sentiment that girls just want to have fun, these shoes have a whimsical personality of their own. Styled with a feather detail on the strap, these black sandals are practically begging for you to show them off. 

Upflair Nappa Sandals, $895, Valentino


Delicate and provocative, and great for a night of dancing. These sandals have just enough stap to keep the shoe on your foot, and just enough detail to make it the stand out piece of your outfit.

Doyle Sandals, $460, IRO

Gianvito Rossi

Too hot to touch and too cool for school, these lace up sandals offer a perfect balance of edge and glam. Including a small pendant and small gold metal pearls interwined in its laces, these lace up sandals maintain statement-making quality. 

Luxor Sandals, $995, Gianvito Rossi

Miu Miu

Inspired by the glitz and glamour of the '80s, these life of the party sandals are perfect to wear with a mini-dresse or cropped denim. With a 4" heel, this particular shoe may appeal to a seasoned, stilleto-lover.

Metallic Leather Sandals, $681, Net-A-Porter

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