These Stunning Spring Shoe Trends Are a Feast for Your Eyeballs

Summer isn’t technically over, but what better way to ignore the fact that it’s soon coming to a close than to daydream over these lust-worthy spring/summer 2020 shoe trends? From candy-colored knee-high boots to pair with any of your flowy spring dresses to chunky flatforms that promise height and comfort, there’s a variety of options ranging from trendy to functional. Here, 10 shoe trends that’ll make you go, “Is it next spring yet?”

1. Colorful Boots
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Colorful boots are here to stay. Knee-high length is the fashionable height of the moment, but you can opt to go shorter too.

 

2. Colorful Boots
Sies Marjan - Runway - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week

 

3Colorful Boots
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4. Updated Thong
Rejina Pyo - Details - LFW September 2019

Flip-flops were big this past summer, but these hot-weather classics are anything but touristy.

 

5. Updated Thong
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6. Updated Thong
Kiko Kostadinov - Runway - LFW September 2019
7.Mary Janes
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Who doesn’t love a schoolgirl reference? Wear them at the office or at brunch. They’re polished and fun at the same time—especially with tights and socks.

 

8. Mary Janes
Carolina Herrera - Runway - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
9.Mary Janes
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10.Mule
3.1 Phillip Lim - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week

The ’90s style goes with virtually anything, from jeans to dresses. Try a pair in a fun pistachio shade!

 

11. Mule
Marc Jacobs-  September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
12. Mule
Rejina Pyo - Details - LFW September 2019
13.Functional Sandal
3.1 Phillip Lim - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week

The Birkenstock-esque sandal isn’t going away come spring if the runways had anything to say about it.

 

14. Functional Sandal
Zimmermann - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
15.Functional Sandal
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16.Square Toe
Proenza Schouler - Runway - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week

FINALLY, a break from the pointy toe. The square toe lets your little toes breathe and feel less squished together.

 

17.Square Toe
Preen by Thornton Bregazzi - Runway - LFW September 2019
18.Square Toe
Day 3 -  Copenhagen Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2020
19.Flatforms
Accessories & Detail - LFW September 2019

Who doesn’t love a comfy sandal? These ones also give you the added bonus of extra height, if you’re into that.

 

20.Flatforms
Matty Bovan - Runway - LFW September 2019
21.Flatforms
Erdem - Runway - LFW September 2019
22.Gladiator
Chalayan - Runway - LFW September 2019

Go all out with straps to your knee or go a bit more low-key with them just at your ankle.

 

23.Gladiator
Temperley London - Runway - LFW September 2019
24.Gladiator
Longchamp - Runway - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
25.Sock Trainers
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Is it a shoe or a sock? Not completely sure, but it looks oh-so-comfy (and who among us misses lacing up sneakers?)!

 

26. Sock Trainers
Zimmermann - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
27. Sock Trainers
Jamie Wei Huang - Runway - LFW September 2019
28. Floral Patterns
Anna Sui - Runway - September 2019 - New York Fashion Week
 

Yes, florals come around almost every spring and summer, but it still feels weird not to include? Opt for neons or more subtle pinks with this trend.

 

29. Floral
Halpern - Runway - LFW September 2019