Sometimes newer is not better. These sandals are truly old school. The traditional Havaianas are ever in fashion. It looked great ten years ago, it looks hip today and it will still look fashionable in ten years. The rubber is gives both the comfort and support you need in a jandal. With the blister-free, your shoe will always comfortably cling to your feet. It will look flashy near the water of the Kaiteriteri Beach, and will fit in perfectly in Nelson. This is the sandal for you, if you like the simpler pleasures in life. This jandal is a classic touch to a loud new Hawaiian shirt, or a simple compliment to a pair of great surf shorts. Get one for a gift, or get one for yourself. Either way, you can’t lose.