The best spring and summer shoe trends 2018

by Sylvia

The best shoe trends for spring 2018 | 40plusstyle.com

One of our favorite outlandish fashion icons, Iris Apfel, once said that if your hair is done properly and you’re wearing good shoes, you can get away with anything. We couldn’t agree more!

Even if you play it safe when it comes to the rest of your wardrobe, you can have some fun when it comes to wearing some of the new style shoes for spring 2018.

Spring shoes worn on the runways included everything from folk to fishnet, silver to see-thru. Here, we take you through some of the most wearable trends for summer shoes and spring shoes. if you are looking for comfortable shoes, have a look at our recent roundup of arch support shoes.

Strappy sandals

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Pretty, feminine sandals are a style staple for spring and summer. Heel heights varied from the silver kitten heels on show on the Sacai runways to the towering four-inchers of Altuzarra. Choose whichever height you feel comfortable in – they’re all on trend this season.

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All white

All white heels and sandals | 40plusstyle.com

Lots of designers chose to finish off their spring and summer looks with white shoes.

The good news is, these go with most things in your wardrobe and immediately provide a fresher, cleaner feel which is perfect as the weather warms up. Try with cropped pants or summer dresses.

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Silver shoes

The best silver shoes for women | 40plusstyle.com

Silver shoes can be the perfect accessories for a whole host of occasions, from summer weddings to dinner parties.

We particularly loved the classic, sparkly court shoes from Victoria Beckham. We’ll be wearing silver shoes for summer and they’ll take use through winter for festive parties. You may also like our recent roundup of the best silver shoes.

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Crystal Clear

Spring and Summer 2018 shoe trends | 40plusstyle.com

Just as nude shades can help to elongate the leg, so too can the see-through shoes seen on the runways for spring 2018. Look out for transparent sandals, or court shoes with transparent sides.

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Kitten heels

Stylish kitten heels | 40plusstyle.com

Many of us now find the four-inch heels of our younger days uncomfortable.

The good news is that kitten heels are giving sky-scraper stilettos the boot (at least for this season).

Given that kitten heels were also a big trend during the 1990s and 2000s, lots of us probably have some lurking at the back of our wardrobe already! Go on, dig them out!

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Go West!

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Cowboy boots were all over the runways for Fall 2017, and they’re still sticking around for Spring. Not just for Southern girls, they’re surprisingly versatile. Tuck your jeans into a pair, or wear with a sundress.

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Flower Power

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While we saw some far-out designs, including floral straps wrapped all the way up the leg, there were lots of wearable floral shoes on the catwalk.

Invest in a pair of floral boots now and they’ll see you through to autumn, or wear pretty flowery sandals with summer dresses and pants.

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Mule it over!

The best spring and summer shoe trends 2018: Mules | 40plusstyle.com

We love the casual look of a mule. Just slip a pair on, and off you go, looking as if you haven’t tried too hard, but are just effortlessly stylish.

Try a pop of color like Armani, or look out for patterns like Versace.

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Brogues for women

Stylish brogues for women | 40plusstyle.com

 Flat, comfortable, and trendy! What more could we want for casual everyday wear.

Brogues look great teamed with jeans and cropped pants. To be totally on trend, look out for white or silver brogues, or those with embellishments.

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Shoes can help to transform an outfit from dressed-up to dressed down, from the 9 til 5, or the casual brunch to the date night or evening out with girlfriends.

Which shoe trends will you be wearing for spring and summer? Let us know what your favorite look is!

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Greetje

It is not going to be easy to choose.

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