25 Stylish Platform Sandals To Add To Your Closet This Summer 

By  Emily Konatella

LAST UPDATED - December 11, 2023

Platform Sandals have been around for ages. Celebrities like Prince, Madonna, and Gwen Stefani have sported these sandals casually and to red carpet events. With the temperatures rising, this is the perfect time to pick up some new sandals.

Shopping for sandals in the store can be stressful as there are many types of sandals available in the store, from espadrille sandals to puffer sandals. Depending on your outfit choice, or where you are going and what you will be doing, you sure will find a pair that will meet your needs. Throwback platform sandals are always great options to keep a pair in your closet.

Platform sandals are versatile, go with pretty much any outfit, and fit any occasion. Platform sandals vary in a range of heel shape, heel height, and comfort level. Not to mention, nowadays they come in different shapes and forms. The greatest thing about platforms is that they always make a statement. To help you find the perfect platform sandals, here are some of the best pairs you can purchase to hop on the trend this summer!

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The Leather Platform Sandal By Everlane

The Leather Platform Sandal By Everlane

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This is the perfect pair of sandals to add to your collection this summer. Everlane strikes the ideal balance between sport and sophistication. Not to mention, they are super comfortable as they are made from ultra-cushioned EVA. Whether you dress this pair up or down, they'll go with nearly anything.

Camille Platform Sandals By Free People

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Free People did something right with their Camille Platform Sandals. This pair's bold white color, slip-on design, and braided detailing create the perfect casual statement piece. Try pairing these sandals with your favorite sundress.

Paloma Barcelo Lace-Up Espadrille Platform Sandals

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These sandals from Paloma are the perfect piece for the daring fashionista. The lace-up style and braided jute platform create the ultimate eye-catching design.

Mou Platform Suede Sandals

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Footwear designed for modern city living that is both effortlessly stylish and comfortable for lengthy commutes. This pair's stitched crochet detailing strikes the perfect balance between chic and homemade. Try rocking these sandals with your favorite light wash denim jeans.

Teva Women's Jadito Universal Strappy Platform Sandals

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If you're shopping for something sporty, look no further; Teva has you covered. This comfortable sandal offers quick-dry webbing straps and zinc-based antimicrobial technology to prevent any foot odor. This unique pair is both stylish and comfortable!

Ancient Greek Sandals Women's Thalia Scalloped Mirror Strap Platform Slide Sandals

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If you're looking for something warmer and less chunky, try this pair from Ancient Greek Sandals. These sandals have a 1.5" heel, making them less of a statement and more of an everyday driver.

Sorel Women's Kinetic Platform Sandals

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This pair of sandals is another great sporty option. The splashes of blue, orange add an attention-grabbing sense of nostalgia. Pair these sandals with your favorite athleisure wear!

Balenciaga Mono Logo Platform Pool Slides

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Balenciaga has created the perfect sandal to lounge by the poolside. You can get this pair in a chic black or an attention-grabbing pink and blue.

LK BENNETT Skyler Woven Platform Sandals

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This pair matches height, comfort, and design. This is the perfect sandal if you're looking to get the most size for your buck. The braided sandals design makes it the ideal brunch and picnic piece.

Neous Cher Leather Platform Slingback Sandals

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Neous made a great, streamlined pair with its grid-like design. However, it doesn't shy away from elegance either with black color and gold buckle accent.

Blaire Women’s Patent Leather Gladiator Sandals By Dr. Martens

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If you're looking for something more cutting-edge and outgoing, Dr. Martens has your back. This sandal holds true to its gladiator name. This pair will grab everyone's eyes and evoke a sense of power with its leather strap design.

Crocs Brooklyn Low Wedge

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Long gone are the days when Crocs was a purely functional shoe brand. The Brooklyn Low Wedge pairs style and comfort. Each wedge features comfortable foam that you can wear all day from work to play. Try grabbing the Pale Blush color for a warm tone look.

SIMON MILLER Vegan Coaster Platform Sandal

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Now, this is a statement piece. The Yellow Wedge offers vibrant color and a chic design. Add these to your collection for a wow-factor look.

Proenza Schouler x Birkenstock Arizona Sandals

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We love this pair of sandals! The orange-on-black design mixes elegance and style. The black stitching on the strap is a nice touch of detail.

ALAÏA 40 Laser-Cut Leather Platform Flip Flops

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This all-white design creates a classic and timeless elegant look. The laser-cut detailing on the strap adds uniqueness and flair. Swap out your favorite white sneakers to change up a whole look.

3.1 Phillip Lim Freida Buckle Lizard-Embossed Leather Flatform Sandals

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This is another bold and edgy design by Phillip Lim. The bright yellow and silver accents create an avant-garde aesthetic. This pair stands out but isn't too loud with its.25" heel.

Salvatore Ferragamo Kalie Logo Leather Platform Sport Sandals

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Ferragamo has created a very sporty look with its repeating logo motif. However, this pair doesn't become tacky with its stylish two-strap design.

Alexandre Birman Clarita Bow Suede Slingback Sandals

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This is a cute pair that will go great with a complimentary sundress. The blue suede will add a bit of texture to your outfit, while the bows on the straps will garner compliments!

Prada Nomad Sport Sandals

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Prada's take on the must-have silhouette of the summer is not only gentle but timeless as well. The detailing of the logo is low-key, and the sporty vibe makes it something you can dress up or down.

Loeffler Randall Maisie Leopard Sandals

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Loeffler Randall takes a classic raised black sole and elevates it with bold leopard design. These sandals are comfortable and chic and will add a new pattern to your favorite look.

CHLOÉ Beige Woody Wedge Heeled Sandals

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This is another pair for the height lover. This sandal's beige woody wedge makes it perfect for your warm tone summer outfits.

UO Violet Buckled Flatform Sandal

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The bright orange on these sandals by Urban Outfitters is to die for. At the same time, the simple yet elegant design keeps them from looking like clown shoes.

Ruth Kallie Platform Sandal

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The crystal-embellished buckles on this pair give them a sense of glamour and flair. These would be great evening sandals to dress up an outfit!

Ganni Recycled Rubber Sandals

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Looking for a sandal that can be worn every day and with any outfit? Look no further than Ganni recycled rubber platform sandals that come in blue, black, and green. The sporty style sandal is made from recycled rubber and offers tonal topstitching. It can be worn barefoot or layered over socks in cooler weather.

STELLA MCCARTNEY Elyse studded vegetarian leather platform sandals

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Made in Italy, Stella McCartney 'Elyse' platform sandals are made from vegetarian leather and detailed with gold studs and secure buckles so you can adjust the fit. Perfectly pair everything from dresses to jeans.

About the author

Emily is a fashion consultant, designer and creative director with more than 15 years experience creating, designing and developing clothing & jewelry. From managing pageant shows to turning concepts into actual designs, she has experience with almost all fabric types and jewelry designs and is in touch with the latest fashion trends.


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