Hot New Shoe Trends in 2014
The shoe trends of 2014 welcome in a variety of styles for every type shoe lover. This year’s crop of spring designers were big on sneakers, flats and shoes that breathe. Of course, with fashion you can be sure to see some recycled styles with a slight twist but that’s what fashion is all about, right? Take a look at the contenders:
These designers pulled out all the stops with their selections this season. Christian Siriano wins for most original with his Fringe Heels, while Herve Leger is also making waves with his Ankle-Cuff Heels, which can be described as cute and funky. Other selections to look out for are BCBG’s Lace-Up Heels, Jill Stuart’s Cutout Wedges and J. Mendel’s Mesh Heels. Not to be outdone, Michael Kors is also in the race with his Platform Sandals, followed by Rag and Bone’s Stacked Heel Booties. If you’re into color, try Reed Krakoff’s Neon Heels and for the cute and sassy shoe lover, Zac Posen’s Petal Pumps will be a great choice for you.
Sneakers and flats
Sneakers were big on the runway, with ICB’s Flatform Sneakers, Tommy Hilfiger’s Wedge Sneakers (which are sure to fly off the shelves), the Marc by Marc Jacob which looks a lot like a sportier, refined Converse sneaker and Mesh Sneakers by Kate Spade.
You can relax your feet in style with Metallic Oxfords by Karen Walker. If you’re looking for a walk on the wild side, try Peter Som’s Printed Brouges, and Tory Burch can’t be left out with her Pointy-Toe Loafers.
Warm weather brings out beautifully painted toes with shoes to match. Variations of the gladiator are still in style. Derek Lam’s Knee High Boot Sandals and Anna Sui’s Butterfly Sandals are sure to turn heads. Philip Lim’s Cutout Sandals and Tory Burch Raffia Sandals are also great choices.
This guide should help you when raiding your closet to see what variations of these selections you already have. Happy shopping … spring is definitely in!