07/06/2012 04:00 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

A Chain Reaction -- Summer's Hottest Shoe

Looking fabulous during the summertime can be tricky, especially when it comes to footwear. Throwing on a pair of super comfy flip-flops may be the easiest option but with a little effort, your summer look can go from drab to fab instantly with this season's hottest shoe, the strappy chain sandal. Style bloggers like Aimee Song from Song of Style are already wearing the trend with her highly coveted Isabel Marant "Rea" sandals that are nearly sold out everywhere. Here are seven styles that are available in stores now.


1) Isabel Marant, $451 - These gorgeous heels add instant glamour to any outfit and with the fair heel height, you can wear them all day long.


2) Barbara Bui, $445 - If you prefer wedges, these Barbara Bui wedges are the ideal option. The intricate details from the studs to the subtle chains will you give you an instant rockstar look.


3) Sam & Libby, $59 These sandals from Sam & Libby have subtle chain details that will go with pretty much everything.


4) Boutique 9 Ankle Strap Sandal, $99 - A simple and sleek design, these colorful heels work best with a monochromatic outfit.


5) DSquared $287- Platform heels are always comfortable and the chunky chain on the t-strap gives you a classic but still sexy appeal.


6) Guess by Marciano, $92 - Wear these heels with a floral dress or a gingham top for a fresh summer look.


7) BCBGirls, $54- These sexy strappy shoes with the leg-lengthening ankle wrap design would be appropriate for a night out dancing with your girlfriends.

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