resort shops w h at ’s s e l l i n g
Bare Sole Sandals C. June Shoes Island Shoes
Big Pine Key, FL Honolulu, HI Pawleys Island, SC
Owner Michelle Beighley knows the dif- This women’s and kids’ footwear shop has A carefully chosen mix of trendy sandals has
ference between living and vacationing in basked in Honolulu’s sun for 30 years. Owner made this boutique a local institution in one
the Keys. “As a visitor I enjoyed ﬁnding fun June Mulhall says the friendly atmosphere, of the oldest summer resort towns on the
sandals, but when I moved here I noticed a personal attention and “a lot of alohas” ensure East Coast. “I buy with my gut,” owner Selena
lack of shopping in my area,” she says. Cater- repeat visits by customers from all over the Camp says. “When I go to market, I shop the
ing to a mix of locals, snowbirds and tourists, world. “Many times, they come straight entire ﬂoor and I don’t lock myself in with just
Beighley tries to appease all. “Residents wear from the airport before checking into their a few brands. I like to get a variety,” she adds.
sandals all year and want fun styles that are hotel,” she says. Mulhall posts magazine and The store is celebrating its 20th anniversary
also waterproof,” she says. The store’s tropi- newspaper clippings on the walls, highlight- this year. Located 25 miles south of Myrtle
cal décor and island music address tourists’ ing the latest shoe fashions. The owner selects Beach, Camp says she has a loyal and afﬂuent
expectations of paradise, and Beighley says it comfortable and festive styles that reﬂect the customer base, many of whom have family
isn’t uncommon for visitors to ask the staff for vacation haven. “If you can’t ﬁnd it here, you beach homes and cottages passed down from
restaurant and activity recommendations. can’t ﬁnd it anywhere,” she says. generation to generation.
Top women’s styles: Onex’s Puffy, Zest and Top women’s styles: Helle Comfort’s two- Top women’s styles: Jack Roger’s Navajo
Magical wedges; ﬂip-ﬂops by Island Slippers band sandals; Dezario’s Heart thong with sandals; Jeffrey Campbell’s Barb sandal with
with tropical prints; Born’s Pansy sandal with crystals; and Stuart Weitzman’s Artclass low brushed goldtone plates; Sam Edelman’s
a ﬂoral ornament; and Taos’ Treasure leather wedge in gold. leather braided Greco and embellished
sandal with metal accents. Galina sandals; and peep-toe ﬂats in lime,
Top kids’ styles: Robeez’s guitar crib shoe in orange and pewter by Blowﬁsh.
Top men’s styles: Seaweed ﬂip-ﬂops from pink for girls and blue for boys.
Ocean Minded with nubuck straps; Colum- Best new brand