Gladiator Sandal:See How Not to Miss the Look!

Surely you have already seen and / or heard of the famous and controversial gladiator sandal.Footwear gained momentum last summer and was paraded on many catwalks and worn by celebrities and anonymous, but the truth is that the shoe inspired by the gladiators of Ancient Rome still causes many controversies.There are those who have already fully surrendered the proposal, but there are those who still have resistance by the model of strips that can stretch to knee height or are just up to the heel.

It does not matter which team you are in – the gladiator sandal worshiper or the sturdy group – but with this post the idea is to present a larger universe and even to cause desire in girls who have not yet surrendered to this fashion;After all this summer it is very likely that this type of footwear will continue as a trend.

Brand Models and Tips:


One of the most common and seen models out there are the versions without jump. Besides being beautiful, they are still very comfortable for those who need to move a lot, making it an excellent proposal for day-to-day looks   And even an option for tours.

Brand Tips

Among the options of brands that are sold online, you can find some models in the line of Satinato, Beira Rio, Zatz, among others. And the best, is that you can still choose the height of the gladiator pipe of the little creeper .

With heel

If you are short, the elongated barrel can flatten you more, but with the trick of using a jumping model, this idea changes completely. The heel helps to lengthen and makes the gladiator sandal an option even for the little ones. Another good bet of the models with heels is the possibility of composing a more neat look, and for this, you do not even have to give up comfort, since there are options with heel block .


For those who want to dare on the look, the high-heeled gladiator sandal is an option. So as not to miss the look, bet on skirts, shorts and short dresses, and this will prevent the elongated barrel from flattering your silhouette. Another tip of the barrel is for the small and chubby , who should give preference to the models in tone of nude, which will help to lengthen the body.

Low pipe

If you still find your footwear very controversial, you can start by risking the low-cut models that are more discreet and you do not run the risk of getting flat because of the shoe. These versions may vary at the height of the barrel, and go to the heel or a little more, but never extend through the leg.


The metallic sandals are always a bet for the summer, and it is no different with the gladiator sandal. The gold models tend to make the look neater, and can be used both in the creeping options and in models with heels for a party look.

How to use Gladiator Sandal? Looks

The gladiator sandal is still a fear of many women and if you do not want to miss the looks, you can follow some tips:

  • If you are short, avoid long-haired, dark-colored low-lying models, otherwise it will flatten you even more.The ideal is to value the height with a heel, and choose a nude tone.
  • Chubby women should avoid the too tight strips that can mark the leg too much and even highlight greasy ones.Also it is worth following the tip of nudes tones not to flatten the silhouette and give a few extra pounds.
  • If you do not want to go wrong at all, avoid wearing the gladiator sandal with pants.The lengths – pants and barrel of the shoes – can be incompatible and cause a disharmonious look.

With dress

In this proposal of look, the leotard dress determined the colors of the look that follows the color chart of the brown and beige. And as the length of the dress is shorter, the long-legged gladiator sandal is released, which in this case is creepy and is ideal for the comfortable look.

The suede / suede dress promises to be a trend this winter, and when the hot days come back, you do not have to retire the piece. On the contrary, we will learn to wear clothes all year round, only changing the compositions. Taking this into consideration, the proposal here is to wear the dress with high-heeled gladiator sandal.

The jeans dress has also appeared as a trend for the cooler seasons, and to adapt the piece for the summer, do not be afraid to take the risk with the gladiator sandal, which in this look was used in black leather and thinner strips.


Hard if you do not have a pair of jeans in the closet, and if you want to invest in this composition, bet on the shorter model with the high-top gladiator.To balance the look with the short short, it is worth wearing a more solitary tunic.

If the intention is to produce a neat look with short and small, this proposal is perfect.Here the composition follows the boho style , with suede shorts and white coat shirt.To maintain the harmony in the visual, the bet was for a model of gladiator sandal to tie in the legs and caramel tone, maintaining the harmony with the color of the shorts.

The kimono has a floral print

You can also enjoy the inspiration of the look with short jeans and women’s kimono.The oriental-inspired piece acts as an overlap and was worn with the high-top hem.

With skirt

If you’re going to wear an elongated barrel gladiator model, the short skirts are wild, but that does not stop you from wearing a long skirt, especially if the model is slotted, which leaves the shoe apparent and keeps the look on. harmony.

The composition of this look was made with a more neat look inspiration, even using a little dress.For this, the proposal was to wear skirt with pierced shirt, and on the feet the brown gladiator that escapes the colors of production, but that maintains the balance in the combination.

A proposal of look with skirt is this inspiration, that tends for the neat look.For this, the production was made with short skirt and hem, black long sleeve blouse and black gladiator sandals and high heels, which helps to stretch the legs.

After all the glamor sandal look tips and ideas, I want to know if you’ve already surrendered to production, or you still find the shoes controversial. Write your opinion to us at!