It’s National Flip Flop day and, go on admit it, I know you love yours, but we want to celebrate the summer shoes that don’t leave your toes gripping on for dear life…and they look kinda cool too! Here’s a list of our favourite alternatives to flip flops that you might want to feature in your shoe closet this summer.

Xero Shoes Umara Z-Trail

These super comfy, lightweight sandals are a big hit at MUTU Towers as the weather starts to warm up! They are durable enough to be worn almost anywhere and their trail-friendly design means we can go exploring during our daily walk! UK Mamas and US Mamas, click here.Xero Shoes

Kolhapuri Vivobarefoot

We love the design of the Kolhapuri. It’s inspired by ancient Indian cobblers and we think this would be an awesome addition to your summer closet! KolhapuriHandcut Pandora Vivobarefoot

The perfect substitute for a flip flop. Easy to slip on and can be worn poolside or dressed up for a warm summer evening.Handcut PandoraMata Canvas Vivobarefoot

Not open toe but perfect for summer strolls and we just love how comfy they feel! What’s even more awesome about these shoes is that every pair made saves 17 bottle from landfill! Cool huh? Vivobarefoot US Mamas click here to browse + UK Mamas click here.Mata

Want some more summer shoespiration? Head over to our Pinterest page for our latest barefoot shoe recommendations.