An interesting (and definitely modern) adaptation on gladiator sandals are those that extend to the knee. They are now for fashion, not function, and are a statement piece. Ankle gladiators are also popular.
Make plans to wander and explore in your new Roman Holiday Black Gladiator Sandals! These fun-ready sandals have a toe-thong upper, and vegan leather straps that climb to three antiqued bronze buckles at the outstep.