Espadrilles are light summer shoes, which sole is made of jute or other natural material braid. Their history is at least 4000 years long. They are an original solution between covered shoes such as moccasins or trainers and open ones as for example sandals. Espadrilles are very popular all over the worlds, especially in the countries where the climate is hot and the sun shines for many months in the year. Classic man espadrilles and slipped on foot, but more and more often we can find models with laces, which makes them similar to trainers or sneakers.
For many years the espadrilles have been cheap summer shoes for everyday use. However, in the 1960’ they became a subject of the great fashion world interest. They match very well many outfits: shorts and linen trousers, they also look good in the combination with light summer suits, light blue jeans or chino trousers.
The best way to wear espadrilles is on bare feet - just like sandals.