How often do you get invited to a Summer event and feel unsure about what to wear? Many Summer events require the skillful art of dressing somewhere in between formal and elegantly low key. I call it “Summer chic.”
Let’s face it, you don’t want to be over-dressed or under-dressed.
You want to get it just right. That’s where Ankalia Swarovski crystal sandals are perfect.
They come in either flats or with a little 2cm heel if you prefer that little bit of a lift. Ankalia Sandals are high quality, timeless and handcrafted in Australia. Completing your look and helping you achieve a stylish and an understated chic without trying too hard. And really, skyscraper heels are the wrong look for a less formal event.
Consider the invitation and venue when determining your footwear and heel height.
Keeping your footwear elegantly low-key but with a little wow factor – you can’t go wrong (or feel over-dressed) in a pair of classic leather sandals embellished with Swarovksi crystals. Here are a selection of Ankalia’s gorgeous designs. Do you have a favourite?
These Charlie Sandals are our newest favourite. They are a little bit boho but still so very glamorous. We call them ‘glam rock beauties’.
Perfect for day-to-night dressing. Go from am to pm in these stunning Ankalia – Zahara Sandals. A great alternative to heels and beautiful with your favourite LBD.
Gemma Sandals in Lilac
Liven up your outfit with these eye-catching show stopping Ankalia – Gemma Sandals.
Be forever chic in these stunning and timeless Terena Sandals. This design will put a luxe spin on any summer outfit.
Channel girlie sophistication in an understated summer dress. Complete the look and add some elegance with Ankalia’s Isabella Sandals.
Uptown elegance with a feminine edge. These Ankalia – Sarah Sandals are perfect for dressing – up a casual outfit or dressing – down a dressy outfit.
Take any summer outfit from simple to standout when you add these Ankalia – Sienna blue Sandals. Great with shorts or a floaty maxi dress.
Jewellery for your feet. These Ankalia – Catherine Sandals are the fairytale ending to any outfit. Think Kate Middleton or Crown Princess Mary.
Cheryl Botha is the Founder & Creative Director of Ankalia
Cheryl handcrafts her 27 Swarovksi crystal sandal designs in her home studio. Formerly a corporate career girl, she walked away from her corporate life after 20 years and studied Fashion & Luxury Goods Management in Italy. After her studies, she was offered an Internship in a tiny Italian town working under the watchful eye of a traditional sandal Artisan. Cheryl lives, eats and breaths Ankalia but in her spare time she likes to horse ride, snow ski, hike, hit the beach and travel the world.
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