Shorts and a t-shirt make up the official uniform of summer for much of the world. Wearing a t-shirt and shorts are comfortable, affordable and always in style. When wearing this outfit, there are many different types of stylish footwear that can be worn to keep the outfit fresh, current and comfortable.
One of the most classic looks of summer is shorts and sandals. Sandals now come in so many different shapes, sizes and colors that there are pairs of sandals for everyone.
Many women choose to wear flip-flops during the summer because they are versatile, inexpensive and can be found in any color. There are many simple pairs of flip-flops that can be worn with anything. There are also more decorated ones that can be purchased to go with certain outfits.
Newer styles have plenty of bling on them, dressing up an outfit while remaining easy and comfortable. Crystals and rhinestones can make flip-flops look special.
Other types of women’s sandals, form high-heeled pairs to slides to huaraches can all be paired with shorts for a fun summer look. A high-heeled sandal can make an outfit look dressy without loosing the comfort of the outfit. A pair of slides is a slightly dressier way to get the comfort and convenience of flip-flops.
Another popular look is wearing stylish flats with shorts and t-shirts. This look gives an outfit just as much versatility because of the broad range of colors and styles. Some are decorated with bows, crystals and other decorations. Others are simple in style, letting their color do the talking. Some flats are loafer-like, some are styled to look like sandals and others are Mary Janes.
Metallic flats are currently in style and are worn by all of the hot young actresses of Hollywood. Metallic flats can be in any shiny, metallic color and they go with any neutral or metallic color.
Men can wear flip-flops for the same easy look as women. Their styles range from surfer style to an athletic style to a dressy style of flip-flop. If an occasion is a little dressy, however, a different type of sandal may be worn for a slightly dressier look.
There are an enormous amount of styles available in men’s sandals. The simplest of these styles have a single, thick strap around the middle of the shoe. Others have lots of straps that meet in the center. There are sandals made for hiking for running or for a casual day spent at home.
A pair of loafers is easy to slip on and they are always comfortable. The styles range from beach loafers to very dressy styles. A good mid-range loafer will be dressy enough to wear to most occasions while still retaining the casual comfort of a summer shoe. A simple moccasin-style loafer is a shoe that can be worn just about anywhere and with any style of shorts and t-shirts. Loafers can even be worn to the beach and slipped off for a dip in the water.