If you’re looking after a stylish, suitably vintage yet comfortable summer shoe, consider the wedge. The humble wedge first became fashionable in the late Thirties and has remained a go-to-style ever since. Here are five repro wedges perfect for summer.

1) Miss L Fire Tease wedge, £109.99 (pictured above)

This polka dot print wedge sandal also comes in red, blue or black. The ankle strap adds further sturdiness and the folded wedge heel looks superbly vintage.

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2) Rocket Originals, Blue Suede Rita, £75

Based on a vintage wedge, the Rita has a brilliant three-tone design in blue, white and red. Its super soft leather makes this a very comfortable summer shoe.

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3) Re-mix Capri, $180

This low wedge is particularly easy to walk in and come in two different colour combinations perfect for summer.

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4) Miss Bamboo Lana Raffia Sandal, £69.99

Based on an original Forties design, this multi-coloured raffia wedge is perfect for summer. Very Carmen Miranda!

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5) Swedish Hasbeens, Cobra Cork Wedge, £182

With its cork sole, this wedge looks very late Thirties, we love the snaked leather details!

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