Monday, April 28, 2014

Would You Wear Birkenstocks?


I'll admit it, I've always been anti-Birkenstocks. When people started wearing them a few years ago, my response was similar to the Ugg trend #sorryboutit. But lately, sandals like these have been so popular and have been popping up in both my Instagram and Pinterest feeds like crazy. Then, J.Crew released a navy pair and a white pair and I'm officially obsessed. (What is it about J.Crew being able to make everything look so darn pretty?) I also found metallic and neutral pairs but definitely prefer the navy or white. The only question I have is what would I wear with them? I feel like they're not the type of shoe you could wear with anything, yet would look super effortless and cool with chino shorts and a button down. I'm definitely considering investing in a pair. What's your opinion?

Shop a few of my favorite pairs below:


Birkenstocks: are you a fan?
xoxo,
cYa

8 comments :

  1. Ah i feel the same way as you! At first i was like mmm no and now i want a pair and im scratching my head at how the hell i can style these!
    Dani xo | laceandlovexo.blogspot.com.au

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  2. They are THE most comfortable shoes and I've wanted them for years!
    Maggie

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  3. My mom has a pair and she loves them, but I just don't think they are for me! These are really cute options though!

    Hunter
    Prep on a Budget

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  4. I love my Birkenstocks! I've had a pair for more then ten years. I will wear them with pretty much everything except for formal wear and they are great for walking and hiking. You can also have them resoled so they last almost forever.

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  5. I personally don't think they are for me, but the navy ones are a fun twist on the traditional Birkenstock!
    -Alex
    http://www.monstermisa.blogspot.com/

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  6. Ugh. So torn between them. Love the navy pair - but could also see the metallics dressing down a really cute and casual dress.

    Pink Champagne Problems

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  7. I used to be very anti-Birkenstocks as well, but since I came to school, my mind has swayed a bit. So many people at my school wear them! But I'm with you, a little torn on how to wear them!

    Constance || Prep Northwest

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  8. Oh boy, this is a hard one! I've been seeing them everywhere too and I know that they are going to become "the thing to wear" very, very soon. I've always been an anti-birkenstock girl, and as much as I admire those who are able to pull off the look, I just really can't see myself getting into them! Though I do think the metallic silver one's are kind of beautiful!

    Sammy
    www.preptista.blogspot.com
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