It won’t be much longer until retail stores everywhere start stocking up on the latest fall footwear looks. For those of us who can’t wait, here is a sneak peek at what you can expect, chic footwear styles you will want to wear now and later, as well as tips on how to wear the shoes. The four styles in question include chunky platform shoes, ornate/embellished flats, glitter heels, and leopard heels. Whether you are looking for glamour, edge, or something that just sparkles, there is always a shoe style out there for you! Check out the shoes we recommend this fall.
1- Chunky Platform Shoes
The nineties trend of chunky platform shoes are back this fall! The Alegria Dayna Slip-On Shoe from Nordstrom ($129.95) from Nordstrom look like a sporty version of the Mary Jane. This shoe feature a lightweight ergonomically designed rocket platform, a plush memory foambed, and adjustable Mary-Jane-style strap with hook/loop closure. This shoes comes in shiny black patent so it goes with just about everything. This shoe looks terrific with jeans, dresses, shorts, even leggings. The best thing about these shoes is that they elevate your height a little and brings a lot of style at the same time!
2- Oranate Flats
Who says flats have to be boring? This season is all about ornate or embellished flat shoes like the DKNY Florena Flats from Macy’s ($87.99). These gorgeous shoes feature a suede upper, pointed toe, man-made sole, and allover studded embellishment. This style looks edgy and modern all at once. These chic flats look best with simpler pieces including basic tee shirts, button down blouses, classic trouser style pants, pencil skirts, and wrap dresses. Because of the ornate embellishments on the shoes, it is best to wear these shoes with solid dark colored pieces instead of vibrant colorful pieces.
3- Leopard Heels
Show off your wild side with these chic leopard heels from Heels.com. The Quipid Joelle Platform Pumps (just $49.99) will make everything you already own look ten times more glamorous! The Joelle feature a man-made upper, man-made sole, round toe, 1 3/4 inch platform, 5 1/2 inch heel, and allover leopard print design. This shoe was made for the little black dress. It was also made for the chic structured one-piece jumpsuit. You could also use these shoes to glamorize your everyday look including tee shirt and jeans combos. The neutral coloration of these shoes mean that you can rock them with just about everything.
4- Glitter Heels
Looking for a new sandal this fall that you can wear at all the events and parties? Look no further than the Ivanka Trump Gees 2 heel (just $140.00 at Zappos). This amazing shoe features a snake embossed leather upper, glitter detail, pointed toe silhouette, buckle closure, d’orsay design, synthetic footbed, wrapped heel, and 3 3/4 inch heel. This pretty shoe was made for special events but it also looks for for more casual events. Try wearing the Gees 2 with skinny black jeans and a stunning red top. This look will certainly capture everyone’s attention in a good way.