20 Pairs of Trendy Square Toe Sandals to Stock Up On for Summer

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Between flatforms, puffed up slides and chunky sandals there are quite a few bold shoe trends to choose from this summer. But for those who aren’t feeling such attention-grabbing styles, there’s a more low-key design that’s equally as popular right now: square toe sandals. Yup, the ‘90s silhouette is still going strong after a rise in square-toe pumps and boots pre-pandemic. Now, however they’re coming to us in the form of easy slides, strappy kitten heels and even sporty Teva-inspired designs. Here, 20 of the cutest pairs of square toe sandals to complete your summer wardrobe.

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1. h&m Slides

These simple slides will go with everything in your wardrobe and cost just 30 bucks. Talk about a win-win situation.

reformation heels square toe sandals

2. reformation Simonetta Square Toe Kitten Heel Thong Sandals

Just like Reformation’s clothing, these shoes are made using eco-friendly materials and methods.

alohas square toe sandals

3. alohas Indiana Grey Sandals

Another sustainable option, Alohas’ block heels are incredibly comfortable and come in three color options.

jcrew square toe sandals

4. wal & Pai Ivar Sandals

Puffed up sandals and woven fisherman styles are both trending right now, but this design combines the best of both for one super-fun pop.

frame square toe sandals

5. frame Le Doheny Sandals

OK, yes, that heel may look intimidating, but the fact that it is a thicker block combined with the lace-up front means these shoe are actually more comfortable than they appear.

jeffrey campbell square toe sandals

6. jeffrey Campbell Sparkly Slides

Add a touch of glam to your everyday ‘fits with these fun green slides complete with rhinestones galore.

kendall kylie square toe sandals

7. kendall + Kylie Nantes Sandals

You can never go wrong with a simple metallic sandal.

mango square toe sandals

8. mango Square Toe Sporty Sandals

Chunky, strappy sandals are another hot summer trend, so why not combine it with square toes?

tony bianco square toe sandals

9. tony Bianco Clara Mules

Embrace the ‘90s vibes of square toes with a classic heeled mule. Even better if you wear it with a sleek shift dress a la Rachel Green.

sam edelman square toe sandals

10. sam Edelman Idina Sandals

These cross-over sandals offer way more support than slinky flip flops without venturing all the way into thick, podiatrist-approved territory.

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11. reformation Marcella Ruched Flat Slides

We love the gorgeous blue-and-white print on these easy slides, plus you can even sport a matching top or dress to go with them.

raye heels square toe sandals

12. Raye Preto Heels

Ease your way back into wearing high heels with a simple kitten heel rather than your old favorite four-inch pumps.

bog collective square toe sandals

13. B.o.g. Collective Rambla Square Toe Slide Sandals

Upgrade your plain flip flops for a more detailed pair, like this cute double-strap style.

sol sana square toe sandals

14. Sol Sana Eastwood Slides

If you like the idea of Birkenstock’s Arizona shoe but can’t seem to make it work for you, try this square-toe buckled sandal that’s a little sleeker and more fashion forward with a similar vibe.

alias mae square toe sandals

15. Alias Mae Leni Mules

Mint, pistachio, seafoam—whatever you call this beautiful pale green hue, it’s been popping up everywhere we look recently, so why no hop aboard the train with some sleek mules?

alohas 2 square toe sandals

16. Alohas Straps Chain Black Sandals

The ankle strap and double straps across the toes lend a ton of support to offset that super-slim stiletto heel.

raye square toe sandals

17. Raye Tiki Sandals

Wear these with everything from cut-off jeans to flirty sundresses to matching boxer sets.

villa rouge square toe sandals

18. Villa Rouge Demi Square Toe Sandals

Bright white shoes are hot for summer, but they also require a lot of attention to keep them looking fresh and clean. Icy blue is just as fun, but shows wear a little less overtly.

otherstories square toe sandals

19. & Other Stories Leather Square Toe Mules

These simple mules will see you through for years to come, even after square toes are replaced with the next hit footwear trend.

madewell square toe sandals

20. Madewell The Lianne Slides In Woven Leather

These woven slides also come in neutral brown and classic black for those who don’t love mixing lots of patterns.



Abby Hepworth is an RRCA-certified running coach who has worked in fashion for over 10 years. Want to know what shoes are in this season? She's got you. Need recommendations on...