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  • The very Original Salt-Water® Sandals.
  • Specifically designed to be worn in and out of the water.
  • Water-friendly leather upper.
  • Breathable leather lining and footbed.
  • Ankle strap with buckle closure ensures a secure fit.
  • Hand stitched construction.
  • Brass buckles won't rust if you get them wet.
  • Vulcanized rubber outsole.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 5 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 9 Toddler, width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

51% Felt true to size
  • 20% Full size too large
  • 25% Half size too Large
  • 51% True to size
  • 3% Half size too small
  • 1% Full size too small
87% Felt true to width
  • 87% Felt true to width
  • 9% Felt narrower than marked
  • 4% Felt wider than marked
76% No arch support
  • 4% Excellent arch support
  • 20% Moderate arch support
  • 76% 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.)
  • The very Original Salt-Water® Sandals.
  • Specifically designed to be worn in and out of the water.
  • Water-friendly leather upper.
  • Breathable leather lining and footbed.
  • Ankle strap with buckle closure ensures a secure fit.
  • Hand stitched construction.
  • Brass buckles won't rust if you get them wet.
  • Vulcanized rubber outsole.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 5 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 9 Toddler, width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Salt Water Sandal by Hoy Shoes The Original Sandal (Toddler/Little Kid)

Average rating is 5 out of 5 from a total of 155 reviews.

Top Positive Review

3 people found this review helpful.

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Comfort
Style

A classic, and for good reason. This is my 3.5-year-old daughter's third pair in three years. She wears these nearly every day in the summer, and they've held up so well that we can hand them down once she grows out of them. Only complaint is that there's no traction at all on the bottom, but as long as they're not worn on superslippery surfaces, they're perfect.

Read more » « Show less September 1, 2011 by Heather M
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Top Critical Review

1 person found this review helpful.

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I really don't understand the hype behind these poorly fitting shoes. I like that they seem to be made with quality materials, but the fit is terrible. I bought the silver pair for my 4-year old and while the footbed was the right length, the heel strap (not adjustable) is too long and her heel was always hanging off the back of the sandal, and left a good 1.5 to 2 inch bit of extra toe space in front, causing her to trip. We kept them for the following year to see if the fit would improve as she grew, but it never got better. If only we could adjust that back strap so her foot wouldn't keep falling off the back, these shoes would be okay. Even then, the weird, flat fit of the top straps and the complete lack of support really make it hard to find anything about these shoes to like. I know, I know, all the trendy moms will point at me and shout "blasphemer" at the playground tomorrow, but seriously, these shoes kind of stink.

Read more » « Show less August 8, 2013 by Maria
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Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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A classic, and for good reason. This is my 3.5-year-old daughter's third pair in three years. She wears these nearly every day in the summer, and they've held up so well that we can hand them down once she grows out of them. Only complaint is that there's no traction at all on the bottom, but as long as they're not worn on superslippery surfaces, they're perfect.

Fit Survey

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Runs Large

Felt true to size

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Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • from Davis, California
2 people found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I always shop online with Zappos . They are the best in products to choose from and the best prices ever. I always get my kids salt water sandals they are the best.

  • from LA
2 people found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I buy these shoes for my daughter every year. They are great quality and good for the park as well as dresses. She runs in them with no problem. She even wears them in the sprinklers and to the beach.

I'd also recommend: See Kai Run, pediped

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

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Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Moderate arch support

  • from NYC
2 people found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Super cute! Love the Silver! These are great for school and go w/ anything! Thank you Zappos for your Stellar service!

I'd also recommend: Asics, UGGS, Reefs

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • from Wine Country
2 people found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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We love these shoes! Both my 3 year old daughter and my 20 month old son wear salt water sandals. My daughter has them in yellow, gold and hot pink and my son has them in dark brown. We have worn these for dress up and for play!

I'd also recommend: keen kids' sandals

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

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