That’s right. Birkenstocks are back!
I saw one pair in NYC and then the trend spread like the plague in front of my eyes. And I hate hate hate to admit it, but they look really cute paired with a feminine outfit.
Honestly, I don’t think I had a pair when they were popular the first time around. Besides Uggs, there can’t be a more unflattering shoe for someone with a sasquatch-sized foot like mine. Sigh.
Celebs seem to favor the Gizeh, the more feminine t-strap style.
INamed after the second largest city in Crete, the Chania style looks a little more edge.
Click here to browse their selection. Prices start at $130.
I’ll let you know when I jump on the bandwagon. My shoes or choice right now are Valentino flats, croc sandals, and these Phillip Morel gold sneakers. Nothing fancy; no wedge or spikes. They just make me smile.Tweet this!