Clockwise from top left: Sperry Top-Sider Wet Tech Quarter Strap Sandal ($40), Timberland Riverquest Closed Toe Sandal ($30), Stride Rite Rene ($39), Robeez High Tide Sandal ($30), Geox Kids Jr Sandal Strada ($60), Nike Sunray Protect Sandal ($30), Stride Rite Kyle ($44), Keen Newport H2 Waterproof Sandal ($50).
Cover up those tootsies! Flip-flops may be the symbol of Summer, but they aren't necessarily the safest for lil feet. Hot sand, scorching pavement, and wet surfaces all call for sturdy shoes to cover precious toes. I've rounded up the best waterproof sandals to ensure that feet are well protected as we head into beach and pool season.