Tropical Getaway – Donald Pliner Style

Tropical Getaway – Donald Pliner Style

April showers bring May flowers… or the urge to plan a tropical getaway with this weather being up and down. For the Spring 2018 collection, our design team was inspired by the idea that a tropical paradise is often closer than you think.

Utilizing the power of technology, you can transport to anywhere in the world. In lieu of spending money on a lavish vacation, you can treat yourself to a new pair of sandals or loafers while browsing through our favorite tropical places below.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Famed for its sun soaked beaches, annual festival and Christ the Redeemer statue, Rio de Janeiro is a populous seaside city that has endless reasons to visit for a tropical vacation. Whether you’re going for the sightseeing or simply relaxing on the beach, these tropical styles are made for a Rio extravaganza.

The MIMI sandal made from our proprietary Geo-Jungle print adds a pop of color to any beach-ready ensemble.

Made from tropical print canvas and calf leather, the DACIO loafer will take you from beachfront relaxation to an exciting night on the town with one simple look.

Santorini, Greece

White-washed buildings, breathtaking sunsets and volcanic-sand beaches are just a few of the many reasons 1.5 million tourists visit Santorini annually. Although the tiny island is notoriously visited during honeymoon season, this tropical getaway is made for anyone and everyone. Channel the bohemian-influenced style with one of our minimalist looks.

The MAUI slide in bone calf leather features thick straps and polished decorative studs. This sleek sandal keeps you comfortable while exploring the island and enjoying the scenery.

The ARIO loafer in calf suede features a decorative leather tassel that dresses up any outfit. Slip these on before your sunset dinner for flexible comfort and total style.

Phuket, Thailand

In the past year, Thailand has seen a significant increase of visitors to its gorgeous islands and tropical destinations. Phuket continues to be a bucket list spot thanks to its friendly locals, free beaches and fresh, delicious fare. Slip into something comfortable and chic for this whimsical, Thai getaway.

Made from fringed raffia, the REISE sandal features a natural wood heel and smooth leather lining. This hula-skirt-for-your-feet style will go with any tropically inspired ensemble.

The SAMM sandal in colorful canvas and calf leather features a flexible sole, perfect for strolling down the beach and exploring a new destination.

Traveling somewhere warm and fabulous? Show us your chic, vacay style and how you #LiveTropically on Instagram and Twitter by tagging @donaldjpliner.

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