Fashions Under $50: Summer Sandals

By Erin Donnelly

Every fabulous single woman knows the importance of having incredible shoes. And with summer beckoning, now’s our chance to pounce on some strappy, sexy footwear as we show off our fresh pedicures. But since we money-savvy ladies need to have a strong financial footing above all else, we’ve rounded up 5 hot styles that won’t break the bank.


Old Navy Embellished Suede Sandals: Yours truly snatched up this pair a couple of weeks ago and have had my heels glued to them ever since. The dash of glitz makes these a much swankier alternative to my worn rubber flip-flops. P.S. This is just one of Old Navy’s many affordable sandal styles for summer-look for budget gladiators, beaded sandals, and more. $10oldnavysandals

Wet Seal Snake Gladiator Sandal: Glitzy gold faux snakeskin gives this flat sandal a luxe edge. Also available in silver and black. $14

Urban Outfitters Suede Trim Beaded Sandal: Get on the fringe trend with this boho-chic suede sandal. Available in pewter, tan and black. $29

R2 Women’s Nicoya Flat Sandal: This gem-studded T-strap sandal boasts a fun dash of personality. $39.95

Aldo Fairroir Sandal: This covetable gladiator sports fashion-forward studs and crisscrossing straps-tres stylish! $50

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