1 Free your toes in Halle Berry’s favorite Sanuk zebra print flip-flops ($32), just one of the celebrity-chic styles at the Flip Flop Shops, 9 N. Boulevard of Presidents, Sarasota (941) 388-1777.
2 Less is more in the high-tech NB Minimus ($100), designed to provide the healthful foot benefits of barefoot running. New Balance Sarasota, 1872 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota (941) 921-3696.
3 Luxury is a comfortable Brazilian-leather loafer: This one by Sandro Moscoloni has a gel foot bed that feels like a slipper ($125). Captain’s Landing, 243 W. Venice Ave., Venice (941) 485-2329.
4 Try a spa for your feet: The OKA b. brand of recyclable “shoes that love you” has reflexology beads in the foot bed ($25 to $40). T. Georgiano’s, 1409-B First St., Sarasota, (941) 870-3727.
5 Style and comfort cohabit beautifully at Molly’s, a new boutique boasting techie-chic brands like Jambu’s eco-friendly Red Touring ($120). Molly’s, 1874 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota, (941) 921-1221.