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  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • Mephisto recommends ordering up a full size for this style since it runs small (for example, if you are a size 6, you may want to choose a size 7).
  • The Helen sandal is a perennial favorite. What color is missing from your collection?
  • Leather, patent, or nubuck uppers are made with the finest materials for ultimate breathability and durability.
  • Adjustable buckle for a personalized fit.
  • Cork footbed lined with leather that softens over time for proper heel, arch, and foot support when walking.
  • Rubber mid-sole forms to the foot for a customized fit.
  • Made in France.
  • Measurements:
    • Heel Height: 1 in
    • Weight: 8 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 36 (US Women's 6), width B - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

78% Felt true to size
  • 2% Full size too large
  • 4% Half size too Large
  • 78% True to size
  • 11% Half size too small
  • 6% Full size too small
87% Felt true to width
  • 87% Felt true to width
  • 11% Felt narrower than marked
  • 2% Felt wider than marked
85% Excellent arch support
  • 85% Excellent arch support
  • 14% Moderate arch support
  • 0% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • Mephisto recommends ordering up a full size for this style since it runs small (for example, if you are a size 6, you may want to choose a size 7).
  • The Helen sandal is a perennial favorite. What color is missing from your collection?
  • Leather, patent, or nubuck uppers are made with the finest materials for ultimate breathability and durability.
  • Adjustable buckle for a personalized fit.
  • Cork footbed lined with leather that softens over time for proper heel, arch, and foot support when walking.
  • Rubber mid-sole forms to the foot for a customized fit.
  • Made in France.
  • Measurements:
    • Heel Height: 1 in
    • Weight: 8 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 36 (US Women's 6), width B - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Mephisto Helen

Average rating is 5 out of 5 from a total of 1,392 reviews.

Top Positive Review

9 people found this review helpful.

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The most comfortable sandals you'll ever buy. I have wide feet and a very high instep and after having foot surgery this is the only sandal I can wear. Great arch support. Lots of great color options. After a while they loosen up but that's no problem because you can just adjust the strap! I've worn Mephistos for years; however, since my surgery I've had to switch from the Ularia to the Helen. Mephisto sandals are the best and last forever. It's just a matter of finding the right one for you!

Read more » « Show less July 14, 2011 by Annette M
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Top Critical Review

1 person found this review helpful.

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Style

I wore these on a trip to Italy. Felt like I was walking on a wood board and made my feet ache. The leather between my toes cut my foot and no matter how I adjusted the shoe, the shoe kept pushing my foot back due to my high arch. Horrible and expensive mistake.

Read more » « Show less June 29, 2013 by Anonymous
Helen
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Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Beautiful looking shoe & well made. Very good arch support, and the footbed feels silky soft. The strap over the bunion area was a bit stiff, and I tend toward narrow, and while the fit was okay, it was a bit loose. Tried the 41 and 42 - 42 is a true size 11. Sorry to return. For the price it had to be really perfect. Close though!

I'd also recommend: Merril, Clarks, Birkenstocks, Fit-Flops

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Excellent arch support

  • - customer
  • from Bloomingdale, IL
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Super comfortable and stylish. My teenage daughter cannot wear the rubber flip flops for a variety of reasons. She loves these as they offer excellent support. The grey etna color is!

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Runs Large

Felt true to size

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Moderate arch support

  • - customer
  • from New Jersey
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Zappos does it again - never fails to come through with accurate descriptions, size recommendations pricing and prompt delivery. Thanks!

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  • - customer
  • from Buffalo , NY
Overall: Rated: 1 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I love the Mephisto Helen, however, after wearing them just two hours, the silver along the sides was coming off. I am returning them with a tear in my eye because I love the color, fit and comfort. I am going to order a different color - fingers crossed.

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Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

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Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Excellent arch support

  • - customer
  • from Calabash, NC
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I usually wear a 37 in Euro sizing. I had to return this sandal for a 36. Great support and virtually no break in period. Can dress this shoe up or down!

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt a full size larger than marked

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Excellent arch support

  • - customer
  • from Carmel-by-the-Sea CA
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