For me personally, I can handle the Birkenstock, but this one, not so much. There is however, another style that I would be open to if I were in the market, it's Teva's thong flatform. It comes in several colors, as does the "Universal." My preference would be the gold or silver metallic.
|Teva "Flatform Universal," $50; teva.com|
|Teva Flatform Sandal, $50; teva.com|