Tried and True: 15 Sandals You Can Walk in for Miles Without a Blister

Is there anything more offensive than flat sandals that give you blisters? Well, yes, certainly. But, they undoubtedly rank up there among our biggest sartorial pet peeves. We firmly believe that flat sandals should be a respite from our pain-inducing heels, which is why we decided to seek out the most comfortable sandals on the market.

All of the 15 styles listed below are from brands known for making high-quality, easy-on-the-foot shoes that will let your feet live their best lives during the summer. We found slides, ankle-strap sandals, square-toe sandals, and even thong sandals that your feet will thank you (or us) for.

Read on to shop the feet-friendly sandals that we stand behind—all of which will also make your summer outfits better. Win-win, right?

These contoured footbeds mold to the shape of your feet.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

Madewell is a go-to for classic, walkable sandals.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

How could a strap this squishy not be comfortable?

Available in sizes 5 to 10.

Ancient Greek sandals are known for being as well made as they come.

Available in sizes 35 to 42.

These are very supportive, making them great for treking around city streets.

Available in sizes 35 to 41.

We've yet to encounter a pair of Gucci shoes that isn't comfortable.

Available in sizes 5 to 12.

Loeffler Randall shoes are always insanely comfortable, and this pair is perfect for when you want to wear flats out at night.

Available in sizes 5.5 to 10.

You'll wear these simple slides for years to come.

Available in sizes 6 to 10.

The company known for making very comfortable sneakers also makes very comfortable sandals. 

Available in sizes 35 to 42.

"Birkenstock" and "comfort" are basically the same word at this point.

Available in sizes 35 to 42.

These slides have a subtly lifted arch that makes walking so much more enjoyable.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

Walking in Cole Haan shoes is similar to walking on clouds, thanks to the foam-cushioned footbeds.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

These $37 sandals have over 8000 reviews and five stars, so…

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

In-the-know women are constantly raving about how comfortable Gianvito Rossi's beautiful sandals are.

Available in sizes 34 to 42.

A rubber sole makes these comfortable espadrilles even more walkable. 

Available in sizes 35 to 40.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated by Allyson Payer.

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