12 Fisherman Sandals to Wear in Summer 2022

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Ask a fashion insider to name “it” Summer 2022 Shoes, you might expect Versace’s towering satin sandals or Y2k-style platform flip-flops to name a few. But really, the pair of shoes we most want to wear is less glamorous, but more versatile: fisherman sandals.

Fisherman’s sandals are back in the conversation with summer collections from Prada, Max Mara and Celine, among others. They feature a classic bend in a neutral-toned basket-weave upper, remixed by the designer with a heavy-duty rubber or platform sole (or both, in Prada’s case). Their appeal starts with their wearability: Most fisherman sandals are padded flats with lined leather straps that will let you walk for miles—but only if you really want to put them to the test.

more important to us market, fisherman sandals According to Libby Page, senior marketing editor at Net-a-Porter, bringing “a true fashion dominance” to summer clothing. “I love how this nostalgic and masculine shoe gets a minimalist makeover,” she tells us, citing The Row and Roger Vivier styles as symbols of the understated nautical look.

There is a golden rule when it comes to designing fisherman sandals. “Keeping it simple with this chunky style is key,” Page advises. She suggests some outfit formulas for incorporating them into your wardrobe: “They work best with white wide-leg pants and a simple blue shirt, or square chinos and a white tank top.”

Of course you can also flowy dress or match beach suit– The following 12 pairs are so durable that they will become your summer must-haves.

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Gaia woven leather sandals

We asked Paige to send in a few of her favorite styles of fisherman sandals; her list begins with The Row’s minimalist style. Thick straps and a thick but not overwhelming sole are supportive yet stylish – the pebbled leather gives off a gorgeous sheen with every wear.

Best Everyday Sandals

Theo Sandals

Here are the sandals you can go anywhere this summer: a stylish pair for the office Pantsthe beach in a brisk sundress, or the farmers market in a T-shirt, Denim shorts.Its versatility comes from the silhouette and surprisingly comfortable footbed paired with a full-coverage leather upper.

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foam rubber sandals

True fashionistas will only indulge in the fisherman sandal trend of Prada’s sky-high sandals. These repeat on the brand’s signature Monolith sole with an open upper – and of course the Prada logo.

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Pesca Heeled Fisherman Sandals

When we hired stylist Vivid Wu for her Warm Weather Essentials, she opted for Fisherman sandals from Hereu.this high-heeled version of it Ancora Sandals Featuring a trend-defining cage element, the low heel brings a dressy look. Follow Wu’s example and wear socks on cold days.

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Eyra Fisherman Platform Sandals

From Miami press conferences to weekdays in market office. They slip easily and I love square heads – and there is almost no break-in period.

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Viv Rangers Fisherman patent-leather grosgrain sandals

Another from the Page of Net-a-Porter personally recommended by Net-a-Porter, this Roger Vivier pair combines a heavy-duty look with a lighter-than-air fit. Behind the statement buckle, there is an elastic panel that slides (and stays on) easily. A molded footbed adds luxurious comfort.

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Delaney Fisherman Platform Sandals

Reviewers can only have good things to say about this highly supported pairing from Free People, which still offers three neutral shades. “These cute sandals are comfortable and stylish. Most importantly, they’re versatile,” raved one reviewer. Another added, “I bought these at the beach. Once I tried them on, I was hooked and ordered the yellow (love!) and black.” Shoppers said they were true to size.

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leather fisherman sandals

It’s a classic fisherman sandal that comes in four colors—cream, black, brown, and lemon—and is currently on sale for less than $100. It features a comfortable padded footbed designed for walking extra miles.

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Andreas Fisherman Sandals

Seasoned fisherman sandal wearers may want to stand out from neutral leather. Opt for sandals like Reformation’s, paired with shiny alligator patent leather, to take your shoe collection into even more colorful territory.

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Clea Block Heel Sandals

Finished in the Hedi Slimane fashion, the fisherman sandal includes an exaggerated lug sole for those who want to really get in.

Best Flat Fisherman Sandals

Ernest Sandals

Emme Parson’s take on the fisherman’s sandal – with old man and seaauthor, Naturally – it gets better with every wear. Over time, the vegetable-tanned leather conforms to your foot for a unique fit.

Best Platform Fisherman Sandals

Creeper Fisherman Sandals

Denim shorts, floral dresses, swimsuit cover-up sets: these vibrant pieces from Ganni will take them to the next level. While you’ll gain extra height, you’ll also be able to walk for miles thanks to the flat pitch of the sole.

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