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Clockwise from top left: Kimchi Blue Pinup Mini-Wedge at UO, $39; Rachel T Sandal by Frye,

10 Stores to Shop Sandals, From Affordable to the Season's Best

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Clockwise from top left: Kimchi Blue Pinup Mini-Wedge at UO, $39; Rachel T Sandal by Frye,

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'Tis the season of open air footwear! (FINALLY.) Should you want to get a sandal fix offline rather than on, these ten local stores will make sure you slip those toes into something sexy, trendy, comfortable, or all of the above. We've got it covered from the expensive end of the spectrum—say, Newbury boutique Serenella or The Tannery—to wallet-friendly pairs at DSW and Urban Outfitters. Better book that pedicure, stat.


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1. Sudo Shoes

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1771 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 354-1771
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Sudo has vegan footwear for days, catering to locals who have a hard time finding veg-friendly goods. Shop gladiators from trend-conscious brands like Novacas and Blowfish, as well as Marais USA's creulty-free offerings.

2. Berk's

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50 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 492-9511
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This Harvard Square landmark sells shoes for every occasion from a big brand roster including Birkenstock, Rainbows, Minnetonka, and Keds. They usually have a sale bin out front, and in summer months, it's typically stocked with inexpensive sandals.

3. Moxie

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51 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 557-9991
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This girly Charles Street boutique (and Racked 38 member) is known for a top-notch selection of footwear and accessories. Explore the latest sandals from Tory Burch, Rachel Zoe, Delman, Rebecca Minkoff and more.

4. DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse

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385 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 556-0052
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The Downtown Crossing location of this national-chain is gigantic, with multiple levels and a clearance department the size of most other shoe boutiques. You're almost guaranteed to snag sandals here—and at a majorly steep discount.

5. Serenella Boston

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134 Newbury St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 262-5568
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For sandals that you won't find on every other pedestrian's feet, come to Serenella. The high-end boutique exclusively stocks Aquazurra stilettos, an Italian brand with price points around $500, as well as French favorite K. Jacques—gladiator perfection.

6. The Tannery

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711 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 267-5500
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Running the gamut from affordable to seriously not, The Tannery has footwear to please every need. Scoop some Margiela upstairs in the "Curated" department, or simply shop Jack Rodgers and Kork-Ease on the main floor.

7. The Frye Company

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284 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 247-3793
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Boots are the first thing to come to mind when thinking Frye—but the Americana-loving leather brand has quite the sandal collection too, including wedges, strappy flats, and slip-on thong sandals.

8. Thom Brown

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331 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 266-8722
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This Newbury mainstay is all about footwear, with relatively inexpensive styles from Jeffrey Campbell, Chinese Laundry, Havaianas, and many more on its displays.

9. Urban Outfitters

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361 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 236-0088
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Sure, the sandals at UO are quite disposable—but it's the perfect way to try out a fleeting, of-the-moment look for under $50. Or if you're simply on a budget, it's a great way to feed your summer footwear craving.

10. 344

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Prudential Center
Boston, MA 02199
(617) 638-3233
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While the apparel at 344 is typically geared toward the undergrad set, its footwear wall always features sandals fit for any trend-obsessed shopper. BCBG, Steve Madden, and MIA are among the brands sold at this shop.

1. Sudo Shoes

1771 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139
Sudo has vegan footwear for days, catering to locals who have a hard time finding veg-friendly goods. Shop gladiators from trend-conscious brands like Novacas and Blowfish, as well as Marais USA's creulty-free offerings.
1771 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

2. Berk's

50 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
This Harvard Square landmark sells shoes for every occasion from a big brand roster including Birkenstock, Rainbows, Minnetonka, and Keds. They usually have a sale bin out front, and in summer months, it's typically stocked with inexpensive sandals.
50 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

3. Moxie

51 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114
This girly Charles Street boutique (and Racked 38 member) is known for a top-notch selection of footwear and accessories. Explore the latest sandals from Tory Burch, Rachel Zoe, Delman, Rebecca Minkoff and more.
51 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114

4. DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse

385 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108
The Downtown Crossing location of this national-chain is gigantic, with multiple levels and a clearance department the size of most other shoe boutiques. You're almost guaranteed to snag sandals here—and at a majorly steep discount.
385 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108

5. Serenella Boston

134 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116
For sandals that you won't find on every other pedestrian's feet, come to Serenella. The high-end boutique exclusively stocks Aquazurra stilettos, an Italian brand with price points around $500, as well as French favorite K. Jacques—gladiator perfection.
134 Newbury St
Boston, MA 02116

6. The Tannery

711 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
Running the gamut from affordable to seriously not, The Tannery has footwear to please every need. Scoop some Margiela upstairs in the "Curated" department, or simply shop Jack Rodgers and Kork-Ease on the main floor.
711 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

7. The Frye Company

284 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02115
Boots are the first thing to come to mind when thinking Frye—but the Americana-loving leather brand has quite the sandal collection too, including wedges, strappy flats, and slip-on thong sandals.
284 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115

8. Thom Brown

331 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02115
This Newbury mainstay is all about footwear, with relatively inexpensive styles from Jeffrey Campbell, Chinese Laundry, Havaianas, and many more on its displays.
331 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115

9. Urban Outfitters

361 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02115
Sure, the sandals at UO are quite disposable—but it's the perfect way to try out a fleeting, of-the-moment look for under $50. Or if you're simply on a budget, it's a great way to feed your summer footwear craving.
361 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115

10. 344

Prudential Center, Boston, MA 02199
While the apparel at 344 is typically geared toward the undergrad set, its footwear wall always features sandals fit for any trend-obsessed shopper. BCBG, Steve Madden, and MIA are among the brands sold at this shop.
Prudential Center
Boston, MA 02199