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Why You Should Open Your Mind To Closed-Toe Shoes In Summer

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    Being wishy-washy isn’t always a bad thing. Case in point: We’ve had our minds on sandals ever since the weather got warm enough to warrant exposed toes, but the latest crop of fashion-forward flats has us changing our tune — and itching to jump back into closed-toe kicks. And, considering the fetching, flat-soled footwear we’ve been seeing lately, we’re mighty glad we're switching things up.

    One look at the crop we rounded up ahead and we suspect you’ll be tempted to push your sandals aside, too. The high-coverage options we gathered include embroidered designs, graphic prints, embellished material, and thoughtful details that will jazz up even the most casual of outfits. Plus, the unexpected styles look fresh amid the season’s usual skimpy steppers. Click on to boost your summertime shoe game in no time flat.



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