REEF PHANTOMS MENS SANDAL
Billed as a guy’s performance sandal, the Reef Phantom Mens Sandal ($32) is cool, comfortable and looks ace. It definitely deserves to be on the best men’s sandals list. The synthetic upper contains nubuck lined with air mesh, offering great comfort and water resistance. Teva molded the entire footbed from EVA. It has an anatomical arch support courtesy of the contoured compression molding. The underneath is both grippy and durable. These are a pair of sandals that will take you right through the summer and beyond. An absolute snip at the price, these Reef Phantoms will be seen out in force this summer. Expect to see them in abundance at beach parties.
RAINBOW PREMIER LEATHER MENS SANDAL
The Rainbow Premier Leather Mens Sandal ($51) is the most famous of the Rainbow range, and its got all dressed up for this summer. The traditional single layer that we all know and love is still in place. They’ve also used their latest classic finish leather throughout to make it all fancy. The top grade leather used in the construction has a clean, fresh look thanks to the polished top sole. The double stitched strap looks awesome and a bonded nylon thread holds the nylon toe post firmly in place. Anyone who’s a fan of the Rainbow sandal, and who isn’t?, will love this summer’s model.
CHACO FLIP ECOTREAD MENS SANDAL
Finally, we have a flip that won’t flop, as the Chaco Flip Ecotread Men’s Sandals ($65) are built to last way longer than your average summer sandal. They have 2 key elements; style and function. The upper contains a polyester Jacquard webbing with the toe post consisting of high tensile webbing. The durable polyurethane LUVSEAT footbed boasts the classic diamond pattern to offer slip resistance. The non-marking outsole contains a 25% recycled EcoTread rubber. For those with a long, hard summer ahead and want a sandal that will last, EcoTread is a great choice.
SANUK YOGI 3 MENS SANDAL
Southern Californian surfers created the Sanuk brand back in the 1990’s. They couldn’t find a sandal already on the market which reflected their lighthearted lifestyle. Decades later Sanuk Yogi 3 Men’s Sandal ($34) is now the flip-flop of choice for thousands of surfers, and those who like the surfing look but prefer to stay on dry land. The key to Sanuk footwear is the footbed. It contains the same material as genuine yoga mats. Giving them a unique comfort and grip beneath the foot. Each shoe produced is 100% free of any animal product. Making it a great choice for those who like to take their vegan and vegetarian lifestyles that one step further.
CROCS MODI MENS SANDAL
Crocs are the perfect summer footwear. Their exciting range of flip flops brings you all the quality you would expect from a top brand. The Crocs Modi Mens flip flop ($35) encompass the best Croc features and then some. The textured footbed massages your foot as you walk. They are so unbelievably light and comfortable it is easy to forget you are wearing them. Hard, undulating pavements is when people find themselves most let down by sandals, but no so with Crocs Modi. The soles have a sneaker-like cushioning. You feel like you are walking on air, whatever is actually beneath your feet.