Even in the office you have license to have a little fun with your shoes. A business suit goes from drab to fab with the right stiletto. And those pencil skirts are just begging for a fabulous shoe. After kicking around in your boots all winter it’s time to do a little shoe shopping! Luckily you have us to fill you in on the latest trends.
If your day keeps you on the go, select a shoe that can keep up with you. This L.K. Bennett kitten heel pump is sophisticated and sweet. Wear this style with light colored suits or trousers, like tan, ivory, or grey. In a more professional office they are just the perfect dose of feminine charm. Pastels are very on trend this season and it’s a head to toe movement. Wearing yours in a pretty shoe makes embracing the trend easy.
Equally hot this season and on the other end of the spectrum from pastels, are accessories in bright and sporty shades. Here’s another kitten heel to help you Wow in a full blast of color. Kate Spade New York Simon Pump is stunning in python embossed leather.
When you want more height but don’t want to sacrifice comfort, try a wedge. They give you more stability than a stiletto and with styles like this Oscar de la Renta Peep Toe Wedge they are anything but clunky. Detailed wedges are on trend this season, as is combining neutral shades with cork. Treat these like a neutral and style then with all your favorite outfits. That pencil skirt we mentioned would sure look great with these!
Thankfully flats are still going strong. This season they are taking on the color-block trend and really making a statement. Perfect for jetting in and out of the office, wear a new pair on your commute this week and toss those flip flops. AK Anne Klein’s striped Bauble flats are a chic alternative. Plus they’ll look great with your jeans over the weekend.
Now that Cole Haan has Nike Air technology, you’re practically guaranteed comfort in one of those designs. So for a sexy sandal for a night of dancing, look no further than the Air Vivian Sandal. Two-tone and strappy it’s hitting all the right notes in our book. Wear it with your favorite flirty dress and have some fun. You deserve it!
Just for fun, check out this St. Malo caged bootie from Sofft. This may not be your first stop for fashion, but they’re worth a second look. We’re always presently surprised to find a few gems right on-trend even in the comfort shoe brands. These would look amazing with ankle length pants this summer.
Comfort and style can go hand in hand when you’re shoe shopping. When selecting your spring shoes look for new trends including pastels, color-blocking, interesting neutrals, and of course, comfort. With this combination you’re sure to Flaunt It!
For more ways to Flaunt It, check out Natalie’s bestselling book, Frumpy to Fabulous: Flaunting It. Your Ultimate Guide to Effortless Style. It is available in Paperback, Kindle and Abridged Ebook Format.