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While L.A. may not be known as a walking city, strolling the SoCal streets proves that we Los Angelenos take our fashionable footwear very seriously. And during the summer months, it seems us L.A. locals like to elevate our shoe game by sporting some of the season’s coolest trends—menswear-inspired brogues, lace-up wedges, flatforms, and sandals that show off those pedis. Armed with our trusty camera and with our powers of outfit observation on high alert, we hit the streets of L.A. to deliver you a gorgeous gallery of summer shoe snaps to give your soles a little lift.
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