Summer’s arrival is always a cause for celebration, and this year with normality and blue skies on the horizon, it’s only fitting our shoes should follow suit, enter Regarde Le Ciel and their new season edit of sandals and trainers.
Driven by their passion for exquisite, handcrafted designs in luxuriously soft leathers, Regarde Le Ciel’s SS21 launch will inspire your sun-drenched adventures with a new-found sense of escapism whilst simultaneously upgrading your summer wardrobe.
As comfortable as they are coveted, Regarde Le Ciel are renowned for their endlessly wearable collections, all eyes are on the high-density foam insoles and supple leather linings, the ideal pairing for ladies who are not ready to fore-go their slippers just yet. Comfort, tick. Style, tick.
Summer Sandals to Suit Every MoodRaising the bar for every summer ensemble, you’ll find yourself wearing Regarde Le Ciel’s sandals with everything from maxi-dresses, jeans and summer shorts. With intricately braided straps crafted from supple leathers and luxe cushioned footbeds, you can consider this sandal line-up to be the all-important essentials you need to bring a new dimension to your summer rotations.
Remember, classics only get better with age, so you’ll likely find yourself wearing Regarde Le Ciel’s sandals next summer too. Intricately detailed and soft, yet durable and strong, there’s a lot to be said for these four summer sandals, scroll on to see for yourself.
Catalina – 01: Gladiator Sandals
Some silhouettes will never go out of style, and the Catalina gladiator sandals are such an example.
Crafted with Regarde’s signature Peggy leathers, this pair serve a lesson in versatile dressing.
Wear the gladiator sandals with your favourite maxi dress and floppy straw hat or your sawn-off denim for an easy summer update on your jeans-and-a-tee rotation.
Gitana-06: Leather Mule SlidersNo label knows how to channel a classic summer look quite like Regarde Le Ciel, and the Gitana mule sandals offer up just that.
Whether you’re heading to the beach or into the city, the braided leather straps will easily imbue a sense of off-duty ease. Slip these mule sandals on with wide-legged linen shorts or your palazzo pants for a breezy workwear sign off.
Gitana-05: Slingback SandalsA good pair of sandals will unlock so much potential for your wardrobe and when chosen well they’ll be sure to add the perfect polish to those balmy days.
Enter the Gitana slingbacks, their smooth supple leathers and braided straps form an all-encompassing silhouette. Plus, the brand ‘s high density foam insole will give a comfortable finish.
This pair are deserving of a fresh summer wardrobe, we’re thinking belted culottes with a light buttoned-down shirt for a work-approved look or cropped chinos and a Bretton tee for a coastal inspired outfit.Shop Gitana-05
Joanna-04: Flat Leather SandalsThe Joanna sandals will prove a sophisticated companion for any activity, be it summer staycations or heading back-to-the-office.
The intricate braided details of the straps give an instantly refined and tactile look that will work with every sun-staple in your wardrobe, like pleated skirts, wide-leg trousers or linen shorts.
They’re made with the plush memory foam insoles Regarde Le Ciel are loved for, so you can rely on these for those carefree days spent on your feet pounding the city streets or in hot weather climes.
Trainers may once have been reserved for the track, but these days a good pair of trainers are considered as much a part of our wardrobe as denim. Entirely versatile, they’re a reliable footwear choice that will keep you cool and comfortable all day long.
But how should you wear trainers? With jeans? Summer dresses? Work wear tailoring? The answer lies in the versatile qualities of Regarde Le Ciel’s new-season trainers, enter Samia, Ray, Luana, and Desiree. Crafted with luxe leathers, clean-cut shapes and effortlessly cool silhouettes, they’ll soon be your natural default for pretty much every rotation.
Samia-06 White Platform TrainersThere’s a fine art to wearing your trainers with tailoring, it’s not a one trainer fits all scenario - pulling out your worn-out gym trainers is a real no-go. Instead, you need a box-fresh pair of white trainers and Regarde Le Ciel’s white leather Samia trainers might just fit the bill.
The bold soles will stand out from your clean-cut and coordinated suits and the fresh white leathers will add extra mileage to their versatility – we mean those post-work jaunts too.
Ray-01: Leather Wedge TrainersDefined by their undeniably retro 80’s esque design, Regarde’s Ray trainers are for anybody whose personal style is inspired by yesteryear.
Consider Ray to be the failsafe outfit builder that will instantly update your trusty jeans and a pretty top look with cool and confident flare. Last minute brunch? Stuck on your business casual attire? Opt for Ray.
Luana-06: Suede Wedge TrainersOf course, trainers are not only the preserve of summer months, they promise to add style mileage to those tricky transitional days too, and the Luana trainers is a fail-safe option that will elevate every look in every season, no matter if you’re on or off the clock.
Cloaked in the brand’s colour rich Etna suede, they offer up a sporty inspired twist that will work just as well for the office as it does for your weekend plans. Offset the exaggerated wedge heel by wearing yours with relaxed weekend attire, or, if you’re more of a directional dresser make them stand out with a billowing midi-dress.
Desiree-31: Lace-Up Trainers
The humble trainer has grown in popularity over the years, progressing from runs to the runways.
It’s no wonder the trainer has become a favoured staple over the last year, and while we may be emerging into a life more ordinary once more, we’ll be sticking to our trusty trainers regardless of the occasion.
Regarde Le Ciel’s Desiree trainers have a brilliantly nostalgic feel, delivering an ultra-modern interpretation of a classic. We’ll be wearing these with our cropped denim jeans and a long cashmere cardigan to nail that easy-going look.Desiree-31