Footwear Trends

Based on the future and current footwear trends, there seems to be a lot of hype over sneakers. Many brands have taken a huge share of the industry, with spotlight being given to Nike, Adidas, and Puma. Every day we see new shoes that are so colorful and three-dimensional; it’s hard not to feel excited in anticipation for new shoe trends.

Keep up with these essential apparel trends to challenge the season ahead and prepare for warmer weather. Here are five spring shoe trends that you need to be on top of right now.
Footwear Trends
Kitten heel pumps

Kitten heel pumps are a classic shoe that almost every woman has a pair of. These simple, yet elegant shoes feature a small heel with a pointed toe. They can be found as a single hook or strappy sandals with chain detail and come in almost any color imaginable to match any outfit. The shoes can be made of any material to go with your current outfit. Some more popular styles come from the top fashion brands like, Valentino, Gucci, and Marc Jacobs.

Metallic leather loafers

With the boots and lace-ups out from the norm, this is a great time to invest in a metallic leather loafer. With these finding every color within a rainbow at j.crew that goes with anything fall collection, you’ll definitely want to look into investing in your own pair this season. For example, MjK creative director Michale Kors introduced two chic new styles of his extensive collections of shoes earlier this year. These styles will be hitting stores in near future.

Espadrille sandals

While this spring’s footwear trends may seem less interesting than they did a year ago, there are still new sneakers, boots and sandals to love. One of those trends is the Espadrille sandals, which feature a neat twist on mens shoes with flat soles that can be tied in any manner you like. Additionally, these shoes not only provide durability but also convenience for users as you never need to tie or unlace them!

Platform sneakers

New trends met traditional, or old classic trends. The platform sneaker has a 1” high base, giving the appearance that we’re wearing skyscraper heels instead of sneakers. These shoes come in a variety of takes on leathers, with some of the earthiest shades including brown and tan available before they take off completely later this year.

Chain details heels

Chain-detailed heels will be a popular shoe makeover craze this spring, the most notable for with Marc Jacobs and Valentino have given life to this trend. These shoes feature a heel of any size with an open-toed shoe. The shoe will feature a small detail of the chain somewhere on the shoe — whether it’s around your ankles, dangling down to your toes or infuloping a multi-stranded bracelet — it’s sure to set your heel apart from all.