Hey-o! Does anyone else feel like the month of February flew by? While you may still feel like you’re stuck in a forever winter-mode, your shoe dogs are fully encompassed with Spring. If you haven’t checked out our Facebook page yet, or you don’t follow us on social media, you’re missing out! We’ve been posting sneak peaks and unboxings of new Spring inventory here at the shop. From mid-February to March, new Spring inventory is arriving daily at Chiappetta Shoes. From strappy sandals to bright colors to awesome neutrals, we promise you that our SS18 inventory has us swooning! With that being said, I thought I’d share with you the “Top Spring Footwear Trends (2018)”. This blog post is all about trends you will be seeing the most of this Spring and Summer. From metallics to bright prints to suede to cut-outs and mesh to multi-layered straps and neutrals, your shoes dogs have the low-down on what top trends you can expect to see. Like what you see? Come on in and we can measure you for the perfect fit. With new inventory arriving daily, you don’t want to miss out on all these new beautiful top-quality shoes from the brands you adore. Come on in and visit us when you’re needing new kicks for the new season!
Trend: Metallic Hues
Pictured: Birkenstock Arizona – Silver – $139.95
Oooo shiny. Metallic hues are a huge trend this Spring and we’re digging it. From silvers to coppers to golds, make a big impact this spring with a little shine that will make sure you don’t go unnoticed. This Birkenstock sandal is suede-lined and features an anatomically correct cork footbed that will mold to the shape of your foot for all-day comfort. It’s a win-win.
Trend: Bright Prints and Patterns
Pictured: Think! Julia Wedge Heel – Bianco/Kombi – $154.95
What can we say? We like something that’s unique and different. If you’re a lady that likes something that’s fun and funky, look no further. Another trend this Spring are bright prints and patterns. This particular sandal is from the brand Think! and has perfectly round perforations and a scalloped-edge sandal built for comfort with a contoured footbed. The bright tropical/floral print has us drooling! You’ll be sure to stand out.
Pictured: Gabor Naomi – Grau – $194.95
Suede is another trend this Spring that you can expect to see in footwear. Personally, I like that it gives a shoe a classy, complete look. If you’re looking to join in on this fad, we recommend the Gabor Naomi. Featured in grey, this shoe is sure to give your outfit a polished spring-esque feel. This shoe also has a soft leather lining and a generously cushioned footbed for all-day comfort. Did I mention the small wedge heel? Super cute! Also available in blush.
Trend: Cut-outs and Mesh
Pictured: BeautiFeel Breeze – Ivory/Gold – $345
This is probably my favorite trend this season! With intricate cut-outs and fun mesh, this a trend you’ll be seeing a LOT of this Spring. I like that this style of shoe is dual beneficial in that it will keep you cool in the warmer temps, but the style also shows off a little something. I mean, look how beautiful this shoe is from BeautiFeel. This comfortable lux sandal offers a chic leisure appearance. Featuring a soft suede upper, a leather lining and insole, and extreme cushioning, your feet are sure to be happy and you’ll be sure to look radiant.
Trend: Multi-Layered Straps
Pictured: Clarks TriClover – Black – $104.95
A popular trend for the Spring is multi-layered straps! This sandal from Clarks comes in black or green and we love that it has a sporty profile with elevated materials, creating a comfortable style that you can take almost everywhere. With a strappy upper crafted from rich leather and the simple fastening system that makes for a secure and easy fit, this is a winner in our book. The bonus is the plush comfort and a lightweight feel, making it the perfect sandal for Spring! Whether you’re going to the grocery store, a soccer game, or walking downtown – this sandal will not disappoint.
Trend: Soft Neutrals, Including Millennial Blush
Pictured: Dansko Charlie – Rose Suede – $124.95
#MillennialBlush, y’all. A HUUUUUGE trend this season are light, neutral colors in footwear. Think tan, grey, blush, white, black, etc. Why the huge following? It’s a dressier alternative to the white sneaker street style look and it can easily be paired with other neutral colors in an outfit for easy glam. This particular luxury sneaker by Dansko features perforated detailing that amplifies its sporty style. With long-lasting comfort and its lightweight design and supportive footbed, this is a great choice! Also available in brown and green.
Leave any questions or comments below! What trend is your favorite?