11 luxe pairs of slides that'll change the way you see shower shoes
As strange as it sounds, ugly sandals have been a trend for a few years now. Intentionally geeky, clunky or just unapologetically comfortable-looking shoes have been en vogue, with Birkenstocks and Tevas getting upscale updates. But this summer, it looks like the shower slide is the runway favourite – and actually, it's a lot less ugly than its predecessors.
When Gucci makes rubber sandals, you know it's a trend. Of course, these are made with hibiscus red, G-embossed leather, but they're still shower slides. Wear them with only your fanciest sweatpants.
A pretty alternative to flip flops, these monogrammed Aldo slides feature a colourful spring print atop their subtle logo.
Gucci not quite in your price range? These golden slides give off the right amount of label envy without the hefty price tag.
Adidas's 45-year-old slide got a makeover. In luxe-looking faux ponyhair, these slides, exclusive to Aritzia, will take you way beyond the pool.
Boudoir slippers, shower slides or streetwear? You decide. These fluffy sandals would certainly add excitement to any ensemble.
A little satin and a soft bow add a feminine touch to these sporty, green slides.
Dramatic black-on-black rhinestones make these designer slides a must-have for formal affairs when you just can't bring yourself to wear heels.
Add a little animal appeal to your swimwear with these embellished, leopard print flats.
Valentino has made studded slides so expensive-looking, taking out the trash will be the most glamorous thing you do all day.
Want comfort and height? Zara's added a platform to these shower slides, so the water doesn't even have to touch your pedi in the public shower.
Floral beads and bling take these rubber slides from the beach to the high street.