rope-shoes.jpgWe could all do with a bit of escapism on a miserable day like this, so let's imagine being somewhere you could get away with wearing nothing on your feet but these hand-made 'Gurkees' rope sandals that are so light they even float! They have that rare simple-but-stylish quality about them that works so well for holiday or festival-wear, and I can almost feel the sun beating down on my back just looking at them. They come in lots of lovely colours, but I like the simplicity of the natural rope. £29 from Beyond Shoes

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