Regardless that the climate exterior may not point out the approaching arrival of spring (at the least not the place I am situated in New York City), hotter temperatures are, certainly, on the horizon. This, to me, means one factor: It is time to begin excited about methods to transition my winter wardrobe right into a spring one with out my closet lastly taking on the previous couple of sq. ft left in my SoHo condo. It isn’t a simple job, however it’s one I stay up for yearly. And the primary sartorial style on my agenda is sandals—also referred to as the footwear staple I will put on most within the months forward.

Final season, the sandal area was dominated by pillow-like thongs, pastel slides, and each style lady’s favourite model, fisherman sandals. However like with most different tendencies of late, these are already starting to feel stale after seeing them on everybody in every single place—from Positano, Italy to my very own yard (aka the nook seat at Fanelli Cafe, the place you may trendy folks watch as consumers exit Prada).

To switch them in my wardrobe, I’ve give you a listing of worthwhile replacements which are recent for 2023. Scroll down to seek out out which sandal kinds I will prioritize and which I will not subsequent season.