Glossy black patent leather and cork come together beautifully in these DKNY sandals. These sweet sandals are the perfect dress shoes for your cruise or vacation, or for a spring/summer cocktail party. They feature a 4-inch cork wedge heel, as well as a cork panel on the front.

DKNY Serena Sandals

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The shiny black leather offers a nice contrast to the use of cork. These slip-on sandals are priced at $225 at net-a-porter.com. You can wear them in the city with a day dress and patent bag, or for vacation wear pair them with your airy cocktail dress and delicate jewelry.