14 Stylish Alternatives To Birkenstocks

We are huge fans of the Birkenstocks trend, but even we will admit that the comfortable slide-on shoes are not for everyone. If you have found yourself questioning the revival of the ugly-cute sandal, but still longing for a comfortable shoe of your own, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gathered our favorite slide-on sandals that are fashionable, amazingly easy to wear, and appealing to a wide range of stylish sensibilities.

Scroll on to see our favorite comfy-yet-cute sandal picks!

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    ASOS Federal Leather Sliders ($38) in Blue/Pink

    The cotton candy colors of this sandal are a perfect way to try out the pastel trend.

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    Chloé Double-Monk Slide Sandals ($845)

    A wide band and gold buckle detailing give this shoe an equestrian flare that we adore.

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    Dolce Vita Neary Flat Slide Sandals ($109)

    A nude band means you can style this shoe with virtually anything, while the snakeskin detail adds an edge.

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    Collection Privée? Embellished Triple-Buckle Flat Sandals ($650)

    The embellishments let the shoes speak for themselves. Pair with simple neutral separates, and let your shoes do the talking.

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    H&M Slip-On Sandals ($30)

    For a sandal that is ready for anything, try this athletic-style pair.

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    Jeffrey Campbell Caprese Flat Slide Sandals ($91)

    Add a little glimmer to your outfit with these metallic sandals.

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    Joie A La Plage Sable Two Band Sandals ($144)

    These black patent sandals are as easy to wear as they are chic.

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    Matiko May Multi Band Sandals ($120) in Black

    Love gladiator sandals but hate all the buckles and zippers? Voila! The slide-on gladiator.

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    Kate Spade Attitude Two Band Sandals ($198) in Gold/Black

    We love how the black and gold color combination dresses up these simple shoes.

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    Loeffler Randall Paz Two Band Sandals ($150) in Gold/Zebra

    If you’re looking for a stylish slide with support for your feet, this is the shoe for you.

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    Marni Textured-Leather Sandals ($730)

    This shoe combines two of our favorite trends—the slide-on sandal and the flatform.

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    Newbark Roma Snake-Effect Leather Sandals ($300)

    These snakeskin slip-ons are as simple as they come, but the added texture make them incredibly chic.

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    Opening Ceremony Textured Flat Sandals ($189)

    Want a little pop of color in your shoes? The lime green band on these sandals should do the trick.

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    Tibi Cross-Strap Flat Sandals ($375)

    The small heel on this sandal gives the perfect amount of lift.

    ​Which shoe is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!


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