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How To Wear Birkenstocks Like An It Girl

01st Jul 2017

MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 17: Carola Bernard poses wearing a Come for Breakfast dress and Birkenstock shoes on September 17, 2014 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vanni Bassetti/Getty Images)

Love them or loathe them, there’s no denying that Birkenstocks have been experiencing a comeback. Nothing confirmed this more than the fact that earlier this week the brand hosted their first ever fashion show in Paris. They’ve been around for 243 years so we can’t help but wonder why now, Birkenstock?

The ?It? girls of the fashion world have been supporters of the brand’s utilitarian aesthetic summer after summer and something tells us this year will be no different. All aboard the Birkenstock bandwagon, the OG slider is here to stay.

Style your Birkenstocks

Photo credit: Lucy Williams, Fashion Me Now

Hat, €14.99 at New Look
Slip Dress, €19.99 at Zara

Arizona Sandals, €80 at Birkenstock

Photo credit: Alex Stedmand, The Frugality Blog

C’est Moi T-shirt, €20 at Topshop
Red floral mini skirt, €40 at River Island
Arizona Sandals, €80 at Birkenstock

Photo credit: Sincerely Jules

Sleeveless drape top, €69 at Cos
Faux Leather Leggings, €19 at
Arizona Sandals, €80 at Birkenstock