Although we really don’t need another excuse to buy more shoes, summer is the perfect reason to stock-up on a variety of footwear for the new season. But with so much variety out there on the market, where do we start?
Use the following footwear options as a sartorial guide for shoes that you need to survive the warmer season.
Wedges are an incredible shoe for the summer, since they are still very dressy but comfortable at the same time. To show off your killer-tan, choose a colour such as brown or black (since this can also go with almost any outfit).
If you plan on wearing wedges for a long time, choose a pair which has a tiny platform – this will keep your feet happy all night long!
BETTS Toni, $99.99
There’s no doubt about it that espadrilles are definitely staying in trend for summer. They come in a variety of different shapes, sizes and styles, all of which are flattering on every foot!
If your outfits are mostly monochrome, choose a fun pattern which will remain as the focal point of your entire outfit.
Missoni For Target Women’s Espadrilles, $40
Every girl needs a pair of thick heels in their life – they’re easy to walk in, flatter the foot, and are appropriate for almost any time of formal event. Choose between gold and silver hardware if you shoes have an ankle strap, and make sure to match it with your other accessories.
ZU Shoes Cayman Nude Platform Sandal with Electroplated Ankle Strap, $130
Whether you prefer a flat or heeled sandal, there is no denying that lace-up straps are a big trend this season. Wrap them around your ankle and make sure to tie with a double knot so they don’t come tumbling down!
Last and not least have to be mules. Love it or leave it, but this trend has been resurrected from the late 90s, and it’s not going back anytime soon! Not only are mules extremely versatile, but they are a subtle and secure way to dress up your outfit without going over the top.
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