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Summer Sandal Guide 2011: Womens Flip Flops

2011 Sandal Series

Who’s ready for great weather?

Walk on the BeachSummer is just about here all over the country. As the hot weather rolls in the summer sandals come out of hiding and get ready for a full season.

If you’re like most you’ll be needing some essential sandals this year. Multiple pairs of flip flops are usually necessary for different events like days at the beach, the park, and just hanging out with friends.

For all of summer’s activities there is a sandal.

Here are the top women’s summer flip flops…

Top 10 Women’s Summer Flip Flops

There are some cool trends from 2011 in these sandals. Check them out and share your thoughts…

1. Born Honeysuckle

Born Honeysuckle

Shop: Born Honeysuckle Sandal

Here’s a cute little flip from Born. The white floral design on the strap makes for an elegant touch to the classic summer flip. You can wear this for a dress-casual occasion or perhaps even a date to give off that extra bit of fun personality.

2. New Balance De-Jo

New Balance The De-Jo LUFTC

Shop: New Balance De-Jo Sandal

The cushioned EVA foam footbed on this flip from New Balance makes for comfortable walking wherever you go this summer. The pink design is a great color plus this flip flop is part of the Lace Up For The Cure® collection. A great so of support and style for the Summer of 2011.

3. Calvin Klein Jacky

Calvin Klein Jacky

Shop: Calvin Klein Jacky Sandal

A new fun design from one of the biggest names in fashion. Calvin Klein brings to you this retro looking flip. The sole is lightweight for a sleek and cool look. The upper has the fun ring design and comes in this hot red to help you make a statement this summer.

4. Sofft Baler

Sofft Baler

Shop: Sofft Baler Sandal

Flowers seem to be a big trend this summer. Here’s another cute floral patter flip flop from Sofft. It comes in yellow for a splash of summer color. The heel raises you up just enough to stand out. The design of the footbed is made for comfort. It’s leather with cushion underneath to keep you pain-free wherever you go.

5. Timberland Beautiful Performance

Timberland Beautiful Performance

Shop: Timberland Beautiful Performance Sandal

The design of this flip flop is sleek and sophisticated. The design is made to allow your foot to rest secure and comfortably all summer long. The upper is leather for a soft feel with durability to go too. It’ll be tough to wear these flips out this summer. They can be your go to pair for all casual occasions and events.

6. Yellow Box Cupcake

Yellow Box Cupcake

Shop: Yellow Box Cupcake Sandal

A playful flip from Yellow Box. It’s got polka dots for a fun little feature you won’t see too much out there, but the dots have made a bit of a comeback this year. The footbed is also really comfortable. These flips would work great for easy going afternoons such as an afternoon at the park or ballgame.

7. Reef Stargazer

Reef Stargazer

Shop: Reef Stargazer Sandal

The classic beach style flip complete with a few sparkles. This little touch of sparkle is a big trend heading into summer. Catch these Reef flips at a great price and add a little extra bling to your summer wardrobe.

8. Sanuk Yoga Mat

Sanuk Yoga Mat

Shop: Sanuk Yoga Mat Sandal

More pink from and this time it’s from Sanuk. These guys are known as having the most comfortable sandals around. These are lightweight and comfortable. Check them out for casual and even sporty events this summer. Great for all outdoor activities.

9. Teva Illum

Teva Illum

Shop: Teva Illum Sandal

These blue beauties from Teva are water-friendly and they even feature a front facing lamp. Light your path anywhere you go night or day this summer. Teva is always at the front of the race in flip flop design. Pretty cool flips for Summer 2011.

10. Earth Rose 2

Earth Rose 2

Shop: Earth Rose 2 Sandal

This padded sandal offers great comfort with the unique Earth footbed and sole. The design allows your foot to sit in a more natural position. The suede strap allows for a secure fit and comfortable feel on your feet. The floral design gives off a fun and summery vibe.

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