The 30 cutest summer shoes under $30

Who hasn’t gotten flip-flop fatigue already this summer? If you find yourself audibly sighing when you open your closet, we’ve found 30 (count ’em!) cute new pairs that won’t break the bank.


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    Heels + wedges

    These red suede ankle-strap wedges are super cute and lend a girly vibe to your fave cutoffs + tee combo.

    Bamboo Martha-01 Suede Open Toe Ankle Strap Wedge, $27,

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    Heels + wedges

    Nude heels are a must-have in every closet, and the peep toe make these pretties perf for summer.

    Faux Leather Mary Janes, $30,

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    Heels + wedges

    These cork platform wedges are perf for date night or girls’ night out.

    City Classified Olio Tan Platform, $27,

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    Heels + wedges

    The gold straps help glam up these espadrille wedges.

    Merona Earline Low, $25,

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    Heels + wedges

    These teal statement heels instantly summerfy your dark skinnies.

    My Delicious Date Dark Teal Patent, $22,

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    The studs wrapped around the ankle spice up these adorable booties.

    Breckelle Rocher-12 Studded Spike Round Toe Bootie, $28,

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    These chic shoes have a little bit of a heel to add some inches. Love.

    Soda Tidy Belted Cutout Ankle Boot, $28,

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    Western-inspired booties can bring out the cowgirl in anyone, trust.
    Mossimo Kasey Boot, $15,
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    Casual boots are an everyday essential. Adorbs paired with your fave sundress, even in September.

    Kaisha Ankle Boot, $18,

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    The floral embroidery adds femme flair to these booties.
    Mudd Western Ankle Boots, $19,
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    Nothing screams you’re ready for summer more than a fun and bright yellow sandal. Perfect for your trips down the boardwalk or down the street to your neighborhood park, you’ll be walking on sunshine everywhere you go.

    Rocket Dog Stelena Flat Sandal, $25,

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    Must try: Rose gold sandals with a matching pedi.

    AEO Fisherman Sandal, $30,

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    We are absolutely in love with snakeskin this season! These look rad with a graphic tee and white skinnies.

    AEO Faux Snakeskin Sandal, $30,

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    Want color and texture? Go crazy for crochet! These super cute sandals will blend right into your easygoing summer schedule.

    Maddy Braided Ankle Cuff Thong Flat Sandal, $26,

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    Keep things cool and classic with the always stylish strappy gladiators. These versatile beauties can be worked into almost any style environment.

    Breckelle Peru Gladiator Lace Up Open Toe Flat Sandal, $28,

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    Who says braiding is just for your hair? Braiding is a cute new look for a more put together flop.

    O’Neill Sugar Shack ’13, $30,

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    With the heat sinking in, we all feel a little more sluggish in the morning. For an-on-the-run option, a cute pair of comfy, crochet, flip-flops are your best bet!

    AEO Crocheted Flip-Flop, $25,

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    What’s the perfect shoe for a day on the water? A nautical themed flop! Super comfy, this preppy slip-on will be the catch of the day.

    Factory Critter Flip-Flops, $15,

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    If you’re doing everything this summer from amusement parks to concerts, you want something that isn’t afraid to get dirty. An inexpensive but fab floral flop is your go-to.
    Tropical Flip Flops, $6,
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    Dying for comfort? These padded faux leather flops are vibrantly colored and perfect for any all-day occasion.

    Faux Leather Thong Sandal, $8,

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    Sneakers + slip-ons

    These glitzy slip-ons are absolutely precious! Whether you dress them up or down, these casual cuties are fun and flirty.

    Girl’s Bobs World, $30,

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    Sneakers + slip-ons

    Go tribal with these espadrille slip-ons. We love them with a cute romper for a backyard BBQ.

    Chinle Espadrille Slip-Ons, $17,

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    Sneakers + slip-ons

    Slip-on sneakers def come in handy during the summer. Pick a pair in a popsicle hue for the most punch.

    Striped Lace Up sneakers, $15,

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    Sneakers + slip-ons

    Bring spring florals into summer with bright blossoms.

    Flower Tennis Shoes, $11,

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    Sneakers + slip-ons

    Rock these flats with a summery dress, shorts or jeans. They’re perfect with any outfit, for reals.

    Stroll Along Slip On Flats, $28,

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    Flats + skimmers

    Spice up your look with these sassy cheetah flats. Great with black and red accents.

    Women’s Mossimo Supply Co. Odell Ballet Flats in Cheetah, $10,

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    Flats + skimmers

    These fun flats are perf for going out to a nice dinner with friends, fam or your summer fling.

    Pyramid Studded Ballet Flats, $25,

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    Flats + skimmers

    Go neon or go home! These fluorescent flats are a total necessity for your summer wardrobe.

    Faux Leather Bow Ballet Flats, $20,

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    Flats + skimmers

    A light lilac pair is simple without lacking style. Ideal shoes for your summer job.

    Flats with Rubber Soles, $13,

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    Flats + skimmers

    Metallics are a must-have! Snag ’em now and then live in them all summer long.
    Mirage Metallic Leatherette Almond Toe Flat, $25,

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by Lexi Fried, Elizabeth Kuntz, Caroline MacLure and Hannah Meshulam | 2/1/2016
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