The Teva, a backpacker staple, has never been the most fashionable of accessories. Imagine our surprise when iterations of the sandal appeared on catwalks for spring 2011. Leave it to brands like Lanvin and Bottega Veneta to refine the unseemly footwear and return it to its sleeker, Grecian roots. Toga party, anyone? From left: Green leather Berk sandals by DSquared2, $275; Calf leather alligator-print sandals by Louis Vuitton, $730; Lagoon vintage calf sandals by Bottega Veneta, $590.
May 27 2011 9:48 AM