Summer Footwear, Explained

Photo: Yaoqi Lai

Espadrilles: The perfect way to itch, 100% of the time.

Platform Espadrilles: Good for feeling like you’re walking around with cardboard boxes strapped to your feet.

Non-Espadrille Platforms: Zero to ankle sprain in 60 seconds.

Mules: An excellent choice for those who enjoy shoes that fly off the front of the foot with each step and send the arch of the foot…