This Sandal Trend Brings Comfort Dressing to Footwear -

This Sandal Trend Brings Comfort Dressing to Footwear

 This Sandal Trend Brings Comfort Dressing to Footwear

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Looking for a sandal upgrade for your socially-distanced spring walks? Then we’ve got to talk about the sudden popularity of the puffy sandal. You can call it a continuation of the New Bottega Effect: When Daniel Lee started sending puffy twisted and quilted mules down the runway at Bottega Veneta, many imitators followed, obviously. But other designers have also embraced the puffer look in their footwear in recent years — from Proenza Schouler to Simon Miller to Staud. 

The trend is going full-steam this spring, as we (hopefully) begin to emerge from over a year of lockdown, without necessarily leaving our renewed appreciation of comfort dressing behind. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite puffy sandals on the market below, for your shopping pleasure. Enjoy.

Aldo Goani, $60, available here

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Staud Rio Platform Sandal, $295, available here

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Circus by Sam Edelman Women’s Marlie Puffy-Strap Dress Sandals, $79, available here

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Chelsea Paris Ace Mules, $325, available here

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Ganni Recycled Tech Fabric Sandals, $155, available here

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Proenza Schouler Leather Sandals, $520, available here

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Shop Peche Clover, $92, available here

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Bottega Veneta The Rubber Lido Sandals, $890, available here

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Anthropologie Puffy Double Knot Slide Sandals, $118, available here

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Jeffrey Campbell Braided Platform Sandal, $130, available here

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R0AM Puffy Slide, $137, available here

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Loeffler Randall Polly Caramel Puffy Knot Sandal, $275, available here

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Miu Miu Tricolor Braided Flat Slide Sandals, $675, available here

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Simon Miller Vegan Dip Slides, $375, available here

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Off-White Bow-detail Mule Sandals, $1150, available here

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Camper Oruga, $120, available here

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