You might not be surprised to see most brands on this list construct their sandals in Europe. Not only is the region known for fine artisan cordwainers, nurtured over centuries, but the leather quality from the region is far superior to that found around the world.
For women’s leather flip-flops, K. Jacques, a French label, has been perfecting leather sandals for almost a century. Of course, the classic Ancient Greek Sandals brand, still authentically handmade in Greece, is a good option.
Look to luxury Dutch brand Wandler for leather heel sandals with a modern style. Marion Parke, pictured, is known for her uber-comfortable yet sophisticated leather heels, thanks to her background as a foot surgeon.
Ancient Greek Sandals is an authentic footwear label out of Greece. Skilled local artisans employ age-old handmade techniques to bring us modern sandals inspired by ancient Greek mythology.
Definery, based in Florence, Italy, is a timeless high-quality footwear label made in Italy from fine leather. The Loop sandal is the brand's enduring bestseller. Find designs made for easy, classic lifestyles.
K. Jacques is a luxury French sandal label with its origins in 1930's Saint-Tropez. Find timeless sandals that have been expertly handcrafted by artisans using 250 different types of quality leather.