No one was more surprised than us to see sliders slither their way out of sartorial obscurity to become the footwear choice of summer 2014. Not to mention the fact that wearing them with socks — an act previously considered one of the more aggressive forms of fashion faux pas — became unequivocally de rigueur. A year on, however, and the anti-fashion trend is still going strong. And this summer, it's less about sporty sliders and more about sophisticated slip-ons, constructed from quality materials in monochrome and metallics (bear with us…).