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There may still be a chill in the air, but the fact that we're beyond May 1 now means that Havaianas is in the mood for celebrating. Aside from their collaboration with GAP, they're hyped up on the fumes from nail polish; Essie polish, to be exact.

Yesterday evening, Havaianas and Essie each previewed new summer collections designed to compliment each other. From Havaianas, a new "Fit Sandal" with adjustable strap circling the heel?sadly eliminating the "flop" sound. Because these will most likely become part of the summer wardrobe for many, Essie debuted a line of neon colors and another line of corals and pinks.

Between mini samosas and colorful mini cupcakes from Baked by Melissa, we reveled in being in the holy grail of flip flop showrooms. If you're also intrigued by that adjustable extra strap on the Havaianas, then you won't have to go far; we spotted a bucket of these babies in the GAP pop-up.
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