The Memorial Day weekend sales are just what you need to refresh your wardrobe from head to toe. Let’s start with the toes, shall we? You can save big on warm-weather footwear like sandals, but now’s also a great time to stock up on discounted fall and winter footwear as retailers slash prices to eliminate old inventory. , says Shannon Dwyer, shopping expert at RetailMeNot. “You can find amazing deals (up to 60% off!) on boots at Nordstrom right now.” And while summer is all about fun, don’t forget about your most practical footwear needs: “Sneakers and running shoes are where we’re seeing a lot of deep discounts,” says Kristen Gall, shopping and retail expert at Rakuten. We’re talking 20-50% off on brands like Brooks, Adidas and New Balance. Ready? Scroll, click and score!
Dr. Hillary Brenner, DPM at NYC Private Medical, told Yahoo Style that she’s a fan of these FitFlop flip flops. They are made from 100% rubber and have an APMA seal of acceptance for footwear that promotes healthy feet. “I like the FitFlop brand because the majority of their shoes have a rubber outsole (which helps with friction) and the arch is thick with a wide, chunky heel that provides extra support,” she said. .
$29 at Amazon
These best-selling slides have nearly 24,000 five-star ratings from buyers who say they’re like “walking on clouds.” They are available in 17 different colors and have a thick rubber insole that provides sufficient stability and shock absorption.
$24 at Amazon
These Adidas sneakers regularly top Amazon’s bestseller lists, and for good reason: Not only are they sleek and stylish, but they’re super comfy on your heels, too. Says Dr. Polina Zaydenberg, board certified by the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Wounds and in Diabetic Footwear: “The heel lift is great – it helps reduce pressure on the posterior and low The texture of the material also does not contribute to creating pressure in this part of the foot.
$35 at Amazon
Teachers, nurses, and Disney aficionados swear by these lovely, lightweight loafers for all-day wear. They come in over 70 different colors (prices vary). The rubber sole is lightweight and sturdy, and the fabric on the top of the shoe stretches over your foot for personalized comfort. Plus, it’s as cute as it gets – and on sale from $35.
$35 at Amazon
Crocs are a cultural icon with so many reasons to be loved: they’re breathable, easy to put on, and incredibly comfortable. “They’re wide and extremely lightweight,” says foot surgeon Diane Koshimune of these popular clogs. “People love to say their favorite shoes are ‘like walking on air,’ but thousands of reviewers can confirm that in Crocs’ case, it’s the complete truth.” Buy a pair now while select colors are up to 40% off!
$30 at Crocs
If you need a new pair of comfortable heels to wear to all your upcoming weddings and summer events, consider these stylish Dolce Vita sandals. They have a sturdy block heel just over two inches high making them super easy to walk on, while the chunky braided straps will help prevent your feeling of slipping and slipping in them.
$69 at Nordstrom
These comfy Tory Burch sandals are rarely on sale, so we’re planning on picking them up while they’re down. Over 2,000 shoppers are fans, with one writing, “These shoes are BY FAR the most comfortable shoes I’ve ever worn! I literally buy them in every color!!”
$139 at Nordstrom
Dr. Alan L. Bass, DPM, CPC, of Central Jersey Foot and Ankle Care recommended these sandals to Yahoo Style because “they offer a contoured arch, with shock-absorbing cushioning and they have a deep heel cradle to ensure stability”. The orthopedic sandals also have a non-slip grip on the bottom and a thick, soft strap that feels great against the foot.
$50 at Amazon
Looking for a pair of flat sandals that remain elegant? These Steve Madden metallic sandals are your best bet! The jeweled straps give them an edgy upgrade while the flat silhouette makes them super comfortable.
$80 at Nordstrom
If you want a new pair of Uggs for next fall, buy them while they’re on sale right now. The ultra mini silhouette sold out multiple times last winter, so we wouldn’t be surprised if their stock went out of stock again come fall.
$91 at Nordstrom
Brooks sneakers are known for being incredibly comfy and comfortable, which is why we were so happy to see this pair on sale for the lowest price in 30 days. “I love these sneakers! My ankle and shin pain disappeared almost immediately after I adopted them,” exclaimed one shopper.
$90 at Zappos
These kicks have won many accolades. Even professional “dog” whisperers rave about New Balance sneakers: board-certified podiatrist Ernest L. Isaacson recommends New Balance because of their comfort and support, while board-certified surgical podiatrist Dr. Nelya Lobkova ABPM (American Board of Podiatric Medicine), agrees that the brand is “ideal for prevention and generalized foot pain”.
$52 at Zappos
Jack Rogers sandals have been staple summer shoes for decades. Along with a cushioned insole, the cute sandals have textured leather straps that make them super versatile and easy to mix and match. “I love these shoes and found them very comfortable right out of the box. I currently own about 17 pairs of valets, and love them all,” said one five-star reviewer.
$77 at Zappos
Sore feet? Try a pair of these New Balance trainers with a breathable mesh upper, cushioned sole and responsive insert for impact support. Dr. Lobkova says the brand is “great for prevention and general foot pain,” and hundreds of shoppers swear by this particular pair.
$52 at Zappos
Crafted from durable materials, these stylish raffia sandals scream summer. They have a grippy sockliner that gives them great traction and the brand’s Contour+ Comfort technology for all-day comfort.
$64 at Naturalizer
These cute Vionics – like all of the brand’s shoes – were developed by an Australian podiatrist and are certified by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA), the professional medical organization that represents podiatrists in the country. We love the sandal’s adjustable straps and cool platform design.
$90 at Vionic
These lightweight trainers are ideal for high impact runs and workouts. They have a pressure-mapped outsole for traction and flexibility and a cushioned insole for added comfort. Best of all, the seamless liner also wicks away moisture, so your feet will stay toasty dry even during grueling workouts.
$99 at Lululemon
Kate Spade surprised
You’ll be the best dressed at the pool with these stylish designer slides. The rubber sandals will keep you from slipping and slipping on wet surfaces and you can choose from three pretty colors.
$69 at Kate Spade Surprise
These slingback flats are so chic. They have an adjustable buckle closure so you can find a comfortable fit and a stylish pointed toe that makes them look much higher than other flats. The brand’s signature ‘C’ logo and a beaded chain trim give it an on-trend look. Just note that some sizes are already sold out, so you’ll have to be quick to pick up a pair.
$90 at the trainer
all the birds
Everyone from Jennifer Garner to President Obama is a fan of the Allbirds shoe brand and one of their most popular styles, the Tree Runners, is on sale right now. It’s easy to see why they’re so popular, they come in a variety of colors, are lightweight and breathable, and they’re even machine washable!
$84 at Allbirds
Are you looking for a great sneaker to hit the trails? These Hoka have a grippy bottom that allows you to walk easily on different types of terrain and a cushioned insole for comfort. Plus, we love that the brightly colored sneakers will help you stand out in a crowd.
$128 and Hoka
How cute are these blue and green rain boots? Not only will they protect your feet from rainy days, the adorable print will make any summer look that much more fun!
$134 at Kate Spade
These slip-on sneakers will make your feet very happy – real foot doctors even give them a thumbs up. “Stability, or ‘support,’ is probably the most important quality of a sneaker or any other shoe that someone will wear if they have to stand for more than a few minutes at a time”, Richard H. Graves , DPM, of Sol Foot & Ankle Centers in Longwood, Calif., tells Yahoo Life. And these have support in spades.
$29 at Amazon
The reviews quoted above reflect the most current versions at the time of publication.
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