Style Notes: A Year In Shoe Trends- 2017 Round Up!


The year 2017 witnessed a myriad of various different footwear trends taking the world by storm- whether it was a celebrity sporting a look or a shoe we saw and had to have right off the runway designers definitely upped their shoe game this year which meant we had to make a yearly round up list of some of our favorites! Which styles should stay and which should we bid good bye to in 2018? Check out our top ten below and decide for yourselves:


Dior- Kitten Heel

The brand took the world by storm this year when they launched these highly coveted kitten heels- marked with their signature catch phrase; these beauties were on everyone’s must have list all year long!


Sophia Webster- The Statement Butterfly

Sophia Webster’s butterfly heel is the ultimate statement shoe- pair these bad boys with distressed denim and a crisp white shirt or dress them up with a long flowing gown; either way these bold beauties definitely had our hearts fluttering in 2017.


Paul Andrew- Mules

There’s nothing better than when comfort meets fashion; and the beginning of 2017 saw the introduction of everyone’s go to comfy heel- the Mule! Glammed up or toned down; these shoes were ideal for any occasion.


Yeezy- Lucite Heel

Forever one’s to set trends the Kardashian’s know how to dress to impress- Kanye West’s latest range featured a clear chunky heel and plexiglass strap; a game changer indeed!


Aldo- Chunky Heels

Chunky heels were a staple in every major brands design quota this year- we loved the diversity Aldo provided in terms of color, shape and design and let’s not forget how comfortable these are!


Simmi- Fur Heels

Unsure about this trend initially; we grew to love the feathered heel! It was bold and a major throw back to the 90’s which let’s face it; everyone loved that era of fashion!


Steve Madden- Metallics

Shimmery shades of gold, silver and gun metal never go out of style- Steve Madden’s heels are extremely affordable so you know we picked up every color of these chrome pumps!


Gianvito Rossi- Portofino Velvet

If Gianvito Rossi sets a shoe trend; we’ll surely be following en suite! The designers range of strappy velvet heels have had us in awe all year long- who says velvet can only be worn in the winter? Nay Sayers be warned!


Gucci- Velvet Pumps

Gucci’s detachable bow pumps are just the right amount of quirky- the label always goes all out when it comes to their accessories and these adorable booties gave us major shoe goals!


Gucci- GG Marmont Heels

Comfortable, bold and oh so chic- Gucci’s midi heel was all the rage in 2017- we literally saw everyone sporting the look.


Gucci- Princetown Slippers 

Looks like 2017 was Gucci’s year; the brand pops up on our list three times- initially shocking the fashion world with these furry little critters the design eventually grew to be a favorite amongst fashionistas.

So there you have it, our yearly round up in shoes- we can’t wait to see what 2018 brings us in the world of footwear but it’s safe to say we’re anxiously waiting to find out! Stay tuned for more year end updates right here.


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