Beach, park, festival field, pub garden or cycle path, meet 8 of the best laid back men’s summer shoes from Base London…

1. Tent Weave in Navy

So laid back it’s practically horizontal, the Tent Weave casual is a lightweight affair featuring cool leather uppers and a jute rope edging for relaxed, continental style with an espadrille feel.


2. Spam 2 Scuba in Orange


Lighten up this summer and inject an on trend colour pop into your get up with this Fish’n’Chips casual sneaker. With woven uppers and contrast rubber soles (red on the right, yellow on the left), this is a chilled out shoe to be worn with attitude.

3. Fry 2 Weave in Black


And now for something a little more understated – but with plenty of style credentials. This summery slip on features breathable woven uppers, elasticated for the perfect fit whatever adventures your summer has in store.

4. Tiberius Waxy in Brown


Do you dare to bare? Forget about flip flops and do summer properly in our beautifully made leather Tiberius sandals. Sturdy yet designed for sandal-wearing comfort, these are a shoe in for our favourite summer sandals.


5. Spam 2 Stripe in Navy


Lovingly designed to stand up to the temperamental British summer – and to look good while doing it – our signature Fish’n’Chips style canvas trainer was born to keep your feet comfy, dry and cool, rain or shine.


6. Stage Weave in Tan


The ultimate cool slip on, ideal for overseas adventures and hot days in the city too. Made from high quality woven leather, with a subtle elasticated side gusset to ensure a comfortable fit, these Base London beauties will keep you cool even when the pavements are sizzling.


8. Shore Suede in Navy

Searching for something slightly smarter for summer? Whether its a first date or a family event, our Shore suede summer brogues are just the ticket. Lightweight but with plenty of class, in an array of summery hues with subtle, contrasting laces, these fellas are spot on for a smarter summertime look.


9. Anglo Waxy in Tweed


And when you really need to up the ante, our Anglo waxy casual brogue offers summery sophistication in spades. Not too stuffy, but with a touch of retro Great British Style, our Anglo brogue was made for garden parties and summer sauntering.

What’s your ultimate Base summer shoe? Share your picks in the Base London Facebook group. Alternatively, explore even more great Base summer shoes in our online store.