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Remember when you ran out to buy new espadrilles every summer? Now the chic must-have shoes are huaraches. These woven leather sandals have evolved from a simple Mexican mercado score to become our go-to footwear. 

So many styles. So many colors. So much comfort. And so many compliments when worn with everything from a breezy sundress to Bermuda shorts.

Here are six pairs worthy of a spot in your wardrobe.

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Don’t want to totally ditch espadrilles? This Club Monaco pair ($139) is part huarache (the woven leather upper), part espadrille (the woven sole) and wholly cute.

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These white Ecote sandals ($39) have a little something extra--a ladylike T-strap.

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Highly Attractive

These Proenza Schouler mules ($995) are like a huarache gone uptown: woven leather on a chunky heel with funky fringe.

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These color-blocked Chamula shoes ($80) are a super-modern version of the traditional woven leather style, and the black-green-white combo is surprisingly versatile.

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Dress up jeans with a fun pair like these by Bed Stu ($40), which have ultra-bright yellow cording woven through green and pink leather patches. 

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Love to wear statement heels? Branch out into noticeably fab flats with these super-glam shoes ($330) by British luxury shoemaker Sophia Webster, complete with silver straps and polka dots.

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