Looking for cute summer sandals but hate heels? This guide has you covered with stylish vacation, dressy & walking sandals in large sizes. Most are available up to size 12 us (10 uk), with some cute sandals right up to size 16 us.
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Easy wear slides are just perfect for lazy summer days (& hot summer nights!). So versatile - wear them with shorts, dresses, denims or linens for an effortless look.
These RIA luxe suede slide sandals in on-trend fuchsia pink have leather insoles & are made in Spain. RIA go right up to size 47 eu with lots of cute looks to choose from.€55/£50/$60 at Cinderella Shoes →
Sparkle in these metallic slides which also come in a bright pinky red or cool white. These Carmine sandals are from the Faryl brand which goes right up to size 16. All the criss cross straps are super flattering for big feet.$80 full price at Zappos →
If you can't wear sandals that are too flat, how about these 1.5 inch block heel Elidia slides in vegan leather. I love the chic quilted stitch pattern. Choose from this on-trend powder blue, peachy blush or classic black, white and tan shades. Plus free slippers if you spend $75 in April.$54.99 at Journee Collection →
The fun multi coloured straps on these Jalapeno sandals from Moshulu will make you smile. Plus they have a 5 star rating from nearly 200 reviews with many fans wearing them all summer long. Get 20% off Moshulu sandals until 22 May.£69 full price at Moshulu →
Cork sandals are a summer staple & the mix of colours & textures on these strappy slides elevates the look. With an adjustable wider buckle strap at the top, they also come in a chic black & silver combo. Plus Spanish brand Emma do plenty more cork sandals right up to size 47 eu.€50/£45/$55 at Cinderella Shoes →
Be effortlessly elegant with these slip-on dressy rhinestone sandals. With an easy low heel & on-trend ruching, you can rock these versatile Dasia slides all summer long. Sparkle in classic black or make a statement with sunshine yellow.$121 at Tresolz →
Strappy flat sandals are a key shoe to have in your wardrobe. Light to pack for summer trips, they work well with casual outfits and for nights out. Plus, straps are great for minimising big feet. Find more expert style tips for flattering shoes here.
These Aventura leather walking sandals with gentle arch support from Brave Soles are très chic. They work well for narrow to slightly wider than average feet, thanks to the adjustable ankle strap and leather design. The sole of these sustainable sandals is made from recycled tires - how cool is that? They come in 3 shades: natural (shown), a darker caramel & black.$90 at Brave Soles →
J'adore these barbie pink Pamela sandals, but they also come in cream, brown and black if you're a neutrals gal. With leather uppers & lining, these elegant sandals work well for day & night.150 AUD / $100 at Bohobo →
Get your own handcrafted leather sandals made to order in 3 weeks. Half sizes & 7 widths available from narrow right through to super wide width (EEE). This Cordoba adjustable ankle strap sandal comes in 9 shades with plain & mixed color options. They even have free virtual fitting appointments.$175 at Adelante Shoes →
Get a strappy look in a slip on with these elastic slingback sandals from Mustang made in Europe. They come in white, brown or black leather with a lightweight cushioned sole.€75/£69/$85 at Cinderella Shoes →
These on-trend Luisa fisherman sandals are part of Sante + Wade's new French Connection range. PS they also come in hot pink!£55 at Sante + Wade →
Finding comfy shoes that come in large sizes AND look good is like winning the lottery. So here are some support sandals that are both practical and pretty. If you'll be walking a lot, look for specialist comfort and sport sandal brands like Teva & Taos. They have stood the test of time & know how to produce walking sandals with all day comfort. They are putting more effort into fashion as well as function these days too. Teva USA have also started to introduce inclusive all gender sandals, which means more large size sandals in the future. 👏
Dress flat sandals with arch support are hard to find & these pretty woven leather Argus sandals get rave reviews. Aussie brand Bared Footwear have a unique biomechanical footbed which gives support all around the foot. Available in tan or black.$269 at Bared Footwear →
Fitflop are famous for their comfort fashion sandals. These Gracie adjustable 2 strap buckle sandals come in classic neutral & summery shades. The sleek sole somehow hides fancy Dynamicush cushion techonology within. My Fitflop sneakers & boots were good quality with generous sizing. So these may fit 9.5 uk (11.5 us) feet too.£80/$100 at Fitflop →
Comfort specialists Vionic are worth a try if you have foot issues or just want sandals you can walk a lot in. They even have a 30 day wear test, so you can get your money back if you're not happy. These Amber sandals with 4 adjustable straps have great customer reviews. They come in 6 neutral prints in both medium & wide fit.$89.95 at Vionic →
These Taos Prize 4 leather slide sandals get rave reviews. With both arch and metatarsal support, the 3 straps are fully adjustable for the best fit. They're nice & light at 6.4 oz per shoe too. Available in several shades including this smart pewter with embellishments on the front, you can stay stylish & comfy all day in these.$135 at Taos →
Teva have a great reputation for rugged sandals you can walk forever in. Their bestselling Universal sandals now have a midform 1.25 inch sole option that's not too thick and not too thin. One reviewer said they feel like walking on clouds! Available in several colorways, this basil green option is minty fresh. Perfect for music festivals & summer adventures.$65 at Teva USA →
Nothing says summer like espadrilles. They don't have to be sky high wedges either - there's plenty of cute espadrille flats around too. Wear them with jeans, dresses, skirts & shorts - they all work. Instantly elevate any summer outfit with these elegant espadrilles:
Shine all summer long in these dressy gold espadrilles from Toni Pons. This Esther style features flattering wide criss cross straps that are bunion friendly too. The 4cm heel means they're not too flat & they're made in Spain from premium leather.£70 at Low Heels →
No pedi, no problem with these cute ankle strap espadrille flats from Long Tall Sally. White espadrilles look great for summer but if you're worried about keeping them clean, LTS have plenty of pretty open toe espadrilles in other colours.£45 at Long Tall Sally →
These open toe espadrilles complete with adjustable rope ankle wrap ties are a great price from Asos. Available in white, black & beige neutrals, and there's still a few gold left on ASOS US as of April 24 2023. Heads up: some say ASOS large sizes run small, so you may need to size up.£24/$35 at ASOS →
I hope this guide helps you find some cute flat sandals for your big feet. Need more help or got any comfy sandal recommendations? I'd love to hear from you in the comments below.