The best footwear trends for summer

Now that the warmer weather has arrived and we have packed away our winter boots, we are ready to adorn beautiful heels and sandals. We have collated our favourite footwear trends that you will be sporting, and will be seeing, this Australian Spring Summer 15/16.

Fine Ghille Heel and Flats

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Shop Now: Tony Bianco Karim Lace Up Heel, $ 189.95

Delicate lace-up heels and flats are set to be major trend for SS 15/16. The fine, feminine detailing brings attention to the ankle, and the versatility of the style means that it can be worn with jeans for a casual look, or for a night out.

Fringe and Tassels

Summer Shoe Trends 2015

Shop Now: Stuart Weitzman Fringelica High Heel Pump With Fringe, $830

The 70s trend for the season has been reflected in heels and sandals being adorned with fringe and tassels. The fringe and tassels will come in numerous lengths, with suede styles being popular. The footwear will come in bright hues perfect for summer, and classic black perfect to add subtle detail to an outfit.

70s Camels

Summer Shoe Trends 2015

Shop Now: Carvela Kookie Heel, $190

Thick wedges and heels in camel tones are set to be popular this SS15/16. The trend, reminiscent of the 70’s, will help add an element of bohemian chic to an outfit and is perfect to pair with jeans, or a maxi dress or skirt for an ultimate hippie vibe.

Studded Detailing

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Shop Now: Valentino Rockstud Matte Chev Stripe Multi Sling, $ 1399

Metal studded detailing was a major trend seen at Milan Fashion Week, and is one that will dominate the footwear trends for SS15/16. Studs add an effortless edge to any outfit and will be found heels, flats and boots.

Pointy Flats

Summer Shoe Trends 2015

Shop Now: Senso Gabriel II, $229 

Pointy toe flats overtook the Paris runways at Fashion Week and are set to be a major piece for everyone’s wardrobe this summer. The trend is set to have pointy toe flats in numerous colours and adorned with laser cut-outs to add an element of interest. The versatility of a stylish flat shoe means that it can be worn comfortably for every occasion.