Celebrity Style Report: Gladiator Sandals


Celebrity Style Report: Gladiator Sandals

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It's that time of the year again. Summer is here in full swing. Now, before you indulge in daydreams filled with cold cocktails, fruity popsicles, picnics in the park, and lazy beach days, let me fill you in on a major summer style must-have: the gladiator sandal.

Celebs have been all over this trend, most especially now that the heat is on. These trendy sandals are having a major moment among our favorite stylish celebs. And I can understand why, gladiator sandals make you look instantly fashionable and it definitely makes a major statement. Whether you want sky-high straps or if minimalist styles are more your speed, these strappy sandals are your best bet for instant chic this summer.

Read on for my favorite celebrity style moments and let their stellar style inspire you to take on the gladiator sandal trend yourself.

Kourtney Kardashian

Momma of 3, Kourtney Kardashian is always stylin' like the rest of their clan. Her take on the gladiator sandal trend screams summer luxe. Those metallic gold lace-up gladiators are the perfect finishing touch to her printed chiffon frock and Celine luggage tote.


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Jamie Chung

Actress and blogger Jamie Chung does her own sartorial spin on the gladiator sandal trend. Her footwear of choice, ankle length gladiators with tassels feel so modern and polished. It is the perfect sandal to balance the sporty elements of her look, like her cuffed joggers, perforated leather bucket bag, and mesh paneled top.


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Hilary Duff

Hilary's simple summer style is all about laidback boho sophistication. Her bohemian print dress and hat looks sleek when paired with classic black gladiators and matching black leather cross body bag.


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Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger has cool girl style down pat. The vibrant yellow sundress gets a major fashion update with a snakeskin bag and statement gladiators. This is proof that these gladiator sandals give a trendy vibe to feminine classic pieces like this sundress.

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Chrissy Teigen

How chic does Chrissy Teigen look in this? I mean, this look is so straightforward yet so chic. The studded gladiator sandals spell star status in a snap. The hat, the denim dress, and sandals -- everything just works together.


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Rising style maven Zendaya takes a different approach to the gladiator sandal trend. With thicker straps and a strong silhouette, Zendaya achieves maximum drama with a high slit dress revealing her statement footwear.

MALIBU, CA - JUNE 14:  Actress Zendaya arrives at the Children Mending Heart's 7th Annual Empathy Rocks Fundraiser on June 14, 2015 in Malibu, California.  (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic) MALIBU, CA - JUNE 14: Actress Zendaya arrives at the Children Mending Heart's 7th Annual Empathy Rocks Fundraiser on June 14, 2015 in Malibu, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)

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Jessica Alba

A low gladiator sandal with a chunky heel gives Jessica Alba's floral patterned pant a bit of edge. The neutral palette in this casual comfy look elevates it to a more fashion-forward feel.


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Selena Gomez

This caged gladiator high heel is all you need to have an amazing summer filled with style. Selena Gomez kills it in a tie-dye mini dress paired with these amazing shoes. The low hemline is made for the knee-length stunners.

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