It began in St. Barths, where designer Carly was in search of a simple, elegant sandal. With empty hands and bare feet, she returned to the sand and joined her husband under a Tiki hut and then came a beautiful, simple idea: a beautiful, simple sandal. Designed to complement life, not complicate or interrupt it. They knew quality and detail would never be left behind; they hunted for manufacturers who could bring their vision to life. Their dream took them to Brazil, where the first pair of TKEES were developed, and continue to be made today allowing everyone to live a life with less, worth more. In TKEES.