A major must-have for the summer days are flat sandals. You know, for those practical outdoor movies, concerts and sightseeing tours when rivaling skyscrapers is just out of the question. 

Every stylish woman wants to look her best and by all means, trek along sister. Luckily for you, there is nothing but smooth and even sidewalks ahead with summer flats that level the playing field between summer beauty and realism. 

So ditch the espadrilles and strap in to the best gladiator, thong and jelly sandals that are guaranteed to add a flush of hotness to your wardrobe.

—Nicole Miles