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Flip flops or sport slides

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by dyeam, Jul 31, 2012.

Which sandals?

  1. Option 1

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  2. Option 2

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    66.7%
  1. dyeam

    dyeam Active Member

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    I'm in the market for sandals, and I'm currently stuck on which ones to purchase. These are the two I narrowed it down to:

    Option 1:
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    Option 2:
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    Which one would be the better purchase? Which ones are more versatile, fashionable? If it matters, I'm an 18 yo college student.
     
    Last edited: Aug 1, 2012
  2. entropy

    entropy Member

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    unless you're wearing them in the dorm shower, don't bother.
     
  3. dyeam

    dyeam Active Member

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    Referring to which one? or just sandals in general? I don't wear sandals a lot; but to lounge around, do quick errands, and go to beach, I like to have a nice pair
     
  4. dhazard

    dhazard Well-Known Member

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    IMHO sandals give off a "I don't give a shit, bro" feel. I do understand the utility however...If I were you, just find a pair of classic Havaianas. Simple and well made.
     
  5. benjamin831

    benjamin831 Senior member

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    Rainbow sandals are the only flip-flops you should buy.
     
  6. dyeam

    dyeam Active Member

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    I can see why they would give that vibe. But yeah, they do have situations where they come in extremely handy. What do you wear to the beach?
     
  7. dyeam

    dyeam Active Member

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    Meaning regular flip flops? I don't see what's so special about rainbow sandals lol
     
  8. dhazard

    dhazard Well-Known Member

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    Havaianas man!

    http://us.havaianas.com/

    You can find a lot of classy sandals too if you're trying to pull of that look. I know Reef and Quiksilver sell some plain chique, flip flops. Those sport ones are just too much.
     
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2012
  9. aussiejake

    aussiejake Senior member

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    2nd option, but yeah, there are better thongs to get.
     
  10. MikeDT

    MikeDT Senior member

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    Yeh they do, in public and hotel room showers, to prevent foot infections.


    What beach?
     
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2012

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