Five Need To Know Shoe Trends for Spring/ Summer 2015

Marilyn Monroe once said, “Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.” SHOES

I personally believe you can never have too many pairs of shoes. The right pair can boost your confidence and really polish your look. It can also easily take you from work to the bar or a shopping trip to dinner. 

With so many styles to choose from this season, here is five of the key styles you need to know about…

All Laced Up

(Seen at: Etro, Alberta Ferretti, Marchesa, Erdem, Sophia Webster)

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Tie yourself up in these beauties! Perfect for a night out, a cocktail or date night. The lace up details adds interest to these shoes. Go for a clashing colours and materials to really make a statement. 

1. Office - £55, 2. Steve Madden – £65, 3. Office – £50, 4. Mango – £90, 5. Sophia Webster - £595, 6. Steve Madden – £54

 

Fancy Flats

(Seen at: Oscar De La Renta, Christopher Kane, Kate Spade, Dolce & Gabbana, Emporio Armani)

Anything interesting goes. This trend is all about details, like feathers, embellishments, fringing and buckles. If you want to skip the heels, wear these instead.

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1. Simply Be – £52, 2. Giambattista Valli – £778, 3. Monsoon – £44, 4. Valentino - £650, 5. Boden – £99. 6. H&M – £12.99

 

Flatforms

(Seen at: Marni, Caroline Herrera, DKNY, Fendi, Roberto Cavalli, Marchesa) 

These are everywhere at the moment. Get a bit of height if you’re not used to heels with this style. Look for a style to suit your taste – sporty, futuristic or embellished.

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 1. Topshop - £52, 2. Topshop – £50, 3. Marni - £460, 4. Steve Madden by Iggy Azalea – £77,

5. New Look – £22.99, 6. Boohoo.com – £25

 

Power Pumps

(Seen at: Zac Posen, Wes Gordon, Costello Tagliapietra, Lela Rose)

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It’s all about pointed heels and stilettos. This is a classic style that is always in fashion. If you really want to be on trend, go for a pair in one of the season’s colours or a bold print.

1. New Look - £17.99, 2. Carvela – £110, 3. Topshop – £250, 4. Carvela – £120, 5. Kardashian Kollection @ Lipsy – £59, 6. Miss KG @ Kurt Geiger – £80

 

Western Influence

(Seen at: Emilio Pucci, Prada, Gucci, Tommy Hilfiger, Victoria Beckham)

 This trend is all about studs, rivets, block heels and fringing. Add a bit of the Old West to denim shorts this summer to really rock this trend!

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1. Giuseppe Zanotti - £615, 2. Dolce Vita – £120, 3. Kurt Geiger – £95, 4. Steve Madden – £105,

5. Stella McCartney - £685, 6. Jeffrey Campbell – £110

Lucy Charlotte Graudus

Lucy Charlotte is a fashion lover and lives in Edinburgh, Scotland. She studied Fashion Design Management at university and has a diploma in Styling from the British College of Professional Stylists. She started her own blog in 2012, and has been addicted to blogging ever since. Visit her at http://fashionlabellust.blogspot.co.uk for all things fashion – shows, inspiration and Lucy's top picks.