As tried and true as a little black dress, the classic white sneaker is just as timeless. And particularly, the Adidas Stan Smith, a sleek take on a classic white tennis shoe, will always have a place in our closet. But, as much as we love the Stan Smith, we recently set our hearts on something a bit more graphic. With a textured shell toe and sleek black stripes, we just can’t get enough of the Adidas Superstars.
Negotiating with vendors, finalizing your guest list, making a budget . There are plenty of things to stress about when planning a wedding. The one thing you don't want to have to worry about? Walking down the aisle and realizing your to-die-for wedding shoes are giving you a painful blister.
You know what they say: You should be dressing for the position you want—and that means having some girlboss-worthy shoes (yes, plural) in your work wardrobe.
It wasn't that long ago when over-the-knee boots carried a stigma (you know, the one worn by certain women on certain street corners with certain cut-out mini dresses). But look how quickly we got over that, because not one winter goes by without an overwhelming abundance of thigh-high boots seen at every turn. It's become an off-duty staple (and a huge boot trend).
When the clothes are the main attraction, it's hard to give shoes the attention they deserve—something that's made especially difficult by the speed in which models zoom by on the runway. You barely have time to register what you're seeing, when poof, just like that, they're gone. It's really only after Fashion Month wraps that we have the time to scrupulously study every single shoe, drink in all the glorious details (the YSL stiletto!
A new season means a new wardrobe, and the easiest way to transition your summer apparel into fall is to update your footwear and accessories. Once the temperatures start cooling down, then you can start thinking about jackets, coats and chunky knits. When it comes to transitional footwear, ankle boots are my favorite shoe style to ease into fall dressing while the temperatures still allow for shorts, skirts and dresses. They also pair well with just any look, and their versatility is what makes them a wardrobe staple.
These days, flash-in-the-pan trends feel like such a snore. What’s more interesting is how we can incorporate something we have long loved into our wardrobe in a new way. Enter Vetements and the genius of Demna Gvasalia. Hisspring 2017 collection shown during Couture Fashion Week in Paris was thought-provoking in many ways (exaggerated silhouettes, new takes on shirting, velour jumpsuits, and so on), but one of our favorites were the satin shoes—a limited edition capsule collection done in
Deciphering which fashion trends to try and which to disregard at the start of each new season can be fairly difficult, especially when it comes to footwear. While this summer has offered a plethora of stylish shoes, a select few looks are 100% worth it—at least before you move on to other great trends!