7 Strappy Sandals That Will Hide Your Cankles (PHOTOS)

sandals'Tis the season of stems, sandals, and stilettos, but you know what I just hate about the summer? All those leg workouts I wish I did.

While I should've been in the gym workin' on my fitness all winter long, I was in the kitchen, snacking on cookies, cannolis & cupcakes -- and now instead of happily showing off my lean legs, I'm worried everyone is going to notice (gulp) ... my cankles.

Oh, cankles. AKA calves that don't naturally thin out at your ankles .. AKA 'fat' ankles. Eek! I'll admit, it's not a common fashion faux paus, but for me, it's a big worry. I have muscular legs so summer always comes with anxiety for me. Go on & add in strappy summer sandals and you see my fears now, don'tya?

Most fashionistas avoid the ankle strap like the bubonic plague, but I'm all for throwing caution to the wind -- and you should too. 

Check out these seven ankle straps to shop for that'll give you long and lean legs:

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Water... Water_geM

these are not photos you A  holes! they are slides and we dont like them. learn the damn difference.

bills... billsfan1104

I officially hate the slide show.  please go back to normal!!

wyote... wyotechangel

i hate making fat ok if you have cankles cover up and lose weight! fat is not sexy stop making it ok this is why america is fat!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Susie19 Susie19

Not gonna go through stupid slideshows, they piss me off.


Wyotechangel- Relax yourself girl.  Some fat person must have hella pissed you off to get that reaction from this article.

Mandago Mandago

Yeah, wyotechangel. America is fat because of sandals that camouflage cankles.

Anony... AnonyMOUSE715

For some reason I feel that the low sandals would just make cankles look fatter.

nonmember avatar wright

It would have been better with real people and real photos.

nonmember avatar Mimi

Obviously the person that wrote this article and picked these sandals does NOT have cankles! These are allllll horrible choices. Trust me.....I was cursed with almost no legs.....just cankles and a butt!

nonmember avatar liz

wyotechangel:
Cankles are not necessarily because someone is fat. I'm not overweight at all and I have them. They're also genetic. So maybe instead of being rude, you should do some research. And based on your picture AND comment, you have things that could be worked on as well.

nonmember avatar lilian

These are THE WORST shoes for cankles, are you kidding me?

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