Sometimes you need a more substantial shoe to throw on when running out the door than a pair of Birkenstocks or flip-flops, like these slip-ons from Ilse Jacobsen that have the support of a sneaker but feel as lightweight and airy as a sandal. They have a synthetic upper that’s perforated with a dainty geometric pattern and a leather insole that keep the shoes breezy (and breathable), making them great for this transitional season between summer and fall. Thanks to a simple silhouette, they’re quite versatile too: You can wear them to walk your dog, on a grocery run, or on a last-minute vacation. A best seller during Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale earlier this summer, they’re once again on sale — this time for 40 percent off — bringing the price down to just $56. If the white shown here isn’t for you, they’re available in five other colors as well, including gray-blue, orange, black, and cream.
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