Comfortable shoes are having a moment (praise), and leading the way are backless slides. They’re the champions of cushy footwear for being equal parts fun and easy to wear, and we’re definitely down for mixing one or two (or five) pairs into our normal shoe rotation. Here, the 27 best pairs to consider adding to your wardrobe now.
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Don’t let the shine fool you—gold, silver and bronze go with absolutely everything.
A mix of black patent leather and deep indigo denim makes these the ultimate casual work shoe.
Nine West ($60)
A touch of crystals on the heel and a big bow on top make these the ultimate girly-girl slides.
Dune London ($120)
The print might come from the fastest mammal on earth, but it’s totally cool if you wear these solely to stroll to the ice-cream shop.
These palm fronds are begging to be taken on a tropical vacation.
Charlotte Olympia ($625)
Meet the warm-weather version of a rockin’ moto boot.
Dolce Vita ($140)
Channel your inner Kate Middleton in oversize suede knots.
So French, so chic, so getting added to our shopping carts.
Club Monaco ($349)
A delicate ankle wrap means there’s zero chance of these beauties flying off your feet mid twirl.
For the woman who knows that more is more and less is a bore.
Jeffrey Campbell ($155)
Your go-to tan sandals might just get kicked to the curb after seeing these.
These wine-colored stunners pair nicely with dinner parties.
Bottega Veneta ($590)
As the brand that really got this trend off the ground, Gucci will never steer you wrong.
Sturdy leather in not-quite-pink coral keeps these slides from looking too girly.
Megumi Ochi ($268)
To help you channel your inner punk.
Alexander Wang ($595)
Just try not to think of mai tais.
Free People ($128)
Soft metallics + multicolored fringe = the shoes of our dreams.
Loeffler Randall ($295)
If these are as soft as they look, we’re never taking them off.
As pretty as a lush summer lawn, without all the dirt.
A perfectly worn-in look so you can say, "These old things? I've had them for years." (We promise we won't tell.)
Stuart Weitzman ($425)
The perfect shade to wear now and, frankly, all the way through fall.
There’s nothing delicate about these bold blooms, and we’re here for it.
Forever 21 ($48)
Give your boat shoes a break and slip into these sailors instead.
Tory Burch ($225)
Pair these with an elegant LBD for maximum comfort at all those upcoming weddings.
Sam Edelman ($130)
Don’t worry if you find yourself aimlessly stroking these eco-friendly slides. We won’t judge.
Brother Vellies ($465)
Perfect for strolling through the grounds of Versailles…or the flower section of your local grocery store. Whichever is closest.
Steve Madden ($80)
A buzzworthy pair of shoes if we ever saw one.