Put your best foot forward for spring without breaking the bank with our chic (and affordable) picks for the hottest shoe trends for the season. From designer wedges to celeb-inspired pumps, here are the shoes you’ll love to wear all spring and summer!
T-strap: Lela Rose for Payless, Women’s Mapleton T-Strap Wedge, $54.99 Available at Payless
A vibrant faux suede wedge in nautical blue and white stripes. The shoe sports a t-strap shape with cut-out, adjustable ankle strap, and a print wedge heel with see-through detail. Looks great styled with denim skinnies, a relaxed tee and a linen blazer or dressed up with a suit pant, blouse and blazer. T-straps have been spotted on many celebs including Mila Kunis, Rihanna and Demi Moore.
Fashion Accessory Must-Have:
Buy Snake Effect Leather Slingback Heels by Nicholas Kirkwood, $672, at Farfetch.com
At my daughter’s Bat Mitzvah a few weeks ago, I noticed that most of my girlfriends were wearing cute sandals. Although I love my silver Miu Mius (middle pair), I found myself adoring all of the others. Question is, which pair to buy next? Tell us your favorite in the comments section below. —Melissa Meyers
In picture, from left to right:
Buy Yves Saint Laurent black leather ‘Straps’ platform sandals, $716, at Bluefly
Buy Prada, Knotted Slide, (comparable to pair in photo), $525, at Bergdorf Goodman
Buy Manolo Blahnik, Lugged T-Strap Sandal, $745, at Neiman Marcus
Buy Yves Saint Laurent, Tribute Platform Sandal, $760, at Neiman Marcus
High-fronted burnished suede sandals evoke vintage glamour and a nod to this season’s military trend. The heavily stitched heel provides eye-catching detail.
Buy Portia, $230, at AllSaints