The nonmarking sole on Rockport's Hydroplex sticks like a barnacle to a wet boat deck, but that's not the only reason we loved it. On hot days, the huge vents on this breathable, quick-drying mesh sneaker made it feel more like a sandal, while the colorful band of full-grain leather adds yachtie style and full-shoe protection to the upper. 10.6 oz; $90;

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