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Flip Flops are an essential for easy summer style. But not all flips are created equal.

For the beach...
Rubber, with minimal embellishments are best - pick bright colors or patterns so you can spot them in the sand. Havaianas are favs but if you don't want to spend the money on "designer" flips go to Old Navy for a huge selection of colors at an incredible price (same ballpark as your daily latte).
Havaianas Women's Fit Thong Sandal,Sand Grey/Light Golden,37/38 BR (7/8 M US)Havaianas Women's Metallic Flip Flop,Grey/Silver,39/40 BR (8/9 M US)Havaianas Women's Slim Matryoshka Sandal Flip Flop (39 BR/ 9-10B (M) US, Dark Brown)

For the city...
Beach flips get a makeover with crystals or in jelly form. Slightly upgraded and a tad less casual than their sandy counterparts, they're great for shopping and taking lunch al fresco.
Jack Rogers Women's Bahamas Jelly Flip Flop,Pink/White,7 M USCapelli New York Pvc Upper With Jelly Flowers Ladies Fashion Flip Flop Black 8

For the evening...
With leather soles and metallic accents you can be just as comfy but a bit more appropriate for a casual night out. Be warned however, flips, no matter how expensive or sparkly or designer, may be frowned upon in finer establishments.
Mossimo Black Silver Libby Gem Stone Flip - 9Mossimo Supply Co. Yellow Lavina Embellished Sandal - 7BC Footwear Women's One For The Road T-Strap Sandal,Black,7 M US

For work...
Unless you punch the clock in a crazy casual environment your flips will be a flop. Stick to sandals, espadrilles and ballet flats for the office.
Women's Dolce Vita for Target® Cork Wedge Sandals - Brown (9.5)Tan Leopard Print Ballet Flat Shoes Size 6.5ALDO Craver - Women Wedge Sandals - Beige - 8