Spring Summer 2023 Footwear Trends – The 2022 Spring/Summer shows had many wonderful moments. From Bella Hadid in a spray-painted dress at Coperni to digitally styled dresses at Loewe (don’t forget to check out our editor’s Paris Fashion Week essentials). Although our hearts were racing and our fingers were itching to browse Net-a-Porter.
Of course, we’ve seen the expected return of sandals in exciting colors like Barbie pink that define the hottest months. However, this season it’s clear that the designers all have the same reminder: don’t hold back.
Spring Summer 2023 Footwear Trends
Whether you’re looking to punctuate your next trip to Italy or just want a pair of shoes to see you through the weekend, below you’ll find the best Spring/Summer 2023 shoe trends that will set you apart from your peers. You’ve done the Carrie-Bradshaw jog with excitement—so you better start training.
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Metallics aren’t just about NYE parties and late night discos, you can wear them in the warmer months too – Bronx, Banjo and Bally prove it. For Spring/Summer 2023, designers don’t want you to settle for old gold and silver shoes. You deserve better than this. Instead, treat yourself to a metallic color of your choice with lots of subtle texture, like a croc print or a la Chloé crackle effect. This way, you not only give your dress a polished look (which is great for reflecting the sun’s rays), but the added texture elevates your outfit.
How to wear it: The trick to wearing metallics this spring/summer is to opt for a clean palette on top, like the Khaite coat, to let your shoes really shine. Although, that doesn’t mean you can’t throw other fun elements into the mix, like a Mashu bag.
The Romans were ahead of their time in many ways, including fashion. Originally worn for their pragmatic appeal and air quality, boat sandals have become a go-to shoe choice for high summer. For Spring/Summer 2023, designers have taken this beloved silhouette and made it their own, tweaking it to fit their chosen aesthetic. In the case of Miu Miu and Max Mara, this involved a wider belt approach to give us more skin to play with and mirror the rest of our outfits. Philosophy, Bronx and Branco have gone the traditional route and combine strap detailing with a minimalist and maximalist level of belt finishing. The beauty of this spring/summer 2023 shoe trend is the variety of ways to wear it. A wide strap with a light heel works better for evening, while the Tan Philosophy leather ankle strap strap sandal is more suitable for a day trip to Florence.
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How to wear it: What we love most about a thong sandal is its casual elegance—there’s a reason the Gina Leather Thong Row sandal is everywhere in 2020. The smooth leather construction and raised heel can really elevate a simpler look and work. comfortable with a cashmere shirt and wide leg jeans.
Frilly shoes are back, but not in the way you might first think. After all, no one wants to look like an extra on Gossip Girl. This season’s designers took this unique detail and built on its feminine appeal and romantic connotations. Case in point: Dries Van Noten. The Belgian designer debuted a pair of black mules adorned with satin ruffles, creating an elegant vibe that works as an extension of the wearer. And Zimmermann opted for a holiday-ready silhouette with delicate scalloped ruffles. While the wedge shoe trend may seem intimidating at first, its appeal lies in the fact that no two wedge shoes are the same—you really can find one for every walk of life.
How to wear it: This year, we’re pairing Gucci sandals with Magda Burtry’s cashmere twinset for the perfect color-blocked look.
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That’s right, flat sandals are here for another hit season, and rightfully so, as they’re an easy way to add a stylish twist to your spring and summer wardrobe. Ulla Johnson managed this season with her raffia basics and leather sandals (find the matching bag here) that we can’t wait to pair with a summer dress, while Andreadamo designed a monochromatic sandal and bag for an all-white leather number. . Finally, the real star factor is that not only do they literally elevate your look, but they are also suitable for any occasion. Last minute BBQ? Flat sandal. A spring wedding? Flat sandal. There is no limit to where you can wear these, except when hiking.
How to wear it: To balance out the unique structure of the flat sandal, we suggest choosing an elegant dress on top. Then complete the look with a gold chain Jade Trau.
The grand finale of our Spring/Summer 2023 trend is sweet satin. This season, the decadent fabric has taken many forms, not just the silk-stocking silhouette we’ve seen pushed by brands like Balenciaga. Ports 1961 treated us to a shoe we can’t stop dreaming of pairing the platform sole with soft material. In Paris, Saint Laurent gave us a revenge shoe in the form of black stilettos, while in Milan, Sportmax told us to turn the pavement into a runway with a pair of bright lilac boots. Although each of these styles is different, they are all connected by the delicate sensibility of this elegant material.
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How to wear it: This spring, we’ll be pairing our Attico Satin Pumps with a leather coat from The Row and some statement sunglasses. Windy sundresses and stylish swimwear in the summer. The best fall boots and dresses are kryptonite at the first signs of fall. Come spring, light jackets and bare toe or ankle boots are all you can think about after you pack in the sticks and snow boots. For those always looking ahead, the best spring shoe trends of 2023 prove to be c-h-i-c. But don’t worry: your now-favorite platforms, Mary Janes, and oversized loafers are all part of next season’s wardrobe, as are your favorite ballet flats, albeit with a more literal twist.
If you can’t get enough of Y2K fashion, minimalist silhouettes are the norm, including mules with wider hooves. But instead of your boots in cold weather? Bold shapes that fly, including flats, wedges (yes, really) and block heels. Additionally, it returns to cage designs and the whimsical flavor of jelly, including fisherman’s sandals. Keep scrolling for a more in-depth analysis of shoes destined for next season’s cult status.
As proven by Proenza Schouler, Fendi (here) and Jonathan Simkhai’s spring 2023 runways, the era of the big shoe is coming to an end. Whether it’s a flat heel, a wedge, or a chunky block heel, there’s a souped-up silhouette to suit every aesthetic, from rebellious to feminine to vacation-ready.
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Satin is to the post-pandemic world what fuzzy sandals were to the home life cycle. Prepare yourself for clogs, pumps, slides and boots designed to see you in all colors and glitter. Etro (here), Sportmax and Ports 1961 are just a few that prove the modern appeal of the elegant fabric.
It’s a 2K renaissance world and we all live in it. So designers continue to introduce nostalgic hits like stiletto mules, from work-appropriate kitten heels and block-heel versions to elegant versions for occasions and nights out.
Balenciaga’s blade heel had an edge in the market. However, others are joining the English heel trend, such as Bottega Veneta’s geometric wedge ( here ), Proenza Schouler’s bubble platform and mules, and Ferragamo’s super strappy slingback.
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Mary Janes have risen to cult status lately, and the look continues well into spring. But of course, some versions are sweeter than others. Sandy Liang and Coach showed the classic and latest version selected for iconic styles and socks. Meanwhile, Prada first created a hybrid of modern cowboy boots, while Versace gave us a stronger version to properly base your Punk and Grunge looks.
From S&M to punk, a rebellious chord strikes many fall collections, and the mood continues well into spring. When getting your rebel fix, consider side-by-side styling. A patent strappy platform is divine with a mini event, yes, but lace-up boots and brogues are a stylish alternative to all kinds of dresses and skirts.
Ballet flats defy trends. But designers like Simone Rocha (here) took a page from the square-toed ballerina shape in the first satin silhouette, heels and flats, ribbon-inspired straps, flexible slippers and pointed shoes.
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Like ballet flats, minimalist sandals never go out of style. So update your range for spring 2023 by taking runway cues from Khaite, Altuzarra (here) and Maryam Nassir Zadeh with ultra-thin spaghetti straps. Or go the heel route at The Row with Regina Pyo.
These days, some comforts feel as necessary as shoes before convenience. Designers like Simone Rocha, Eckhaus Latta (here) and Jil Sander are creating a bag for orthopedic chic through thicker, more supportive soles and a little something extra – this