8 Top Shoe Trends For 2024 That Will Instantly Enhance Your Whole Outfit

Home Fashion 8 Top Shoe Trends For 2024 That Will Instantly Enhance Your Whole Outfit
8 Top Shoe Trends For 2024 That Will Instantly Enhance Your Whole Outfit

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, StyleCaster may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes.

If you’re looking for any easy way to update your old clothes, the good news is, you don’t have to buy a brand-new wardrobe. The real trick is to focus on making a few small swaps, like changing out your footwear for 2024‘s best shoe trends. By opting for fresh styles, such as a pair of metallic boots or a cute pair of clogs, you’ll be able turn even the most basic of staples into an on-trend outfit.

Of course, it’s helpful to know where to start — and, in this case, where to shop. So, we’re rounding up our favorite 2024 shoe trends from the runway, ahead, along with some links so you can instantly add all these must-have styles cart.


Pictured: JW Anderson, Image: Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

It’s not just you: clogs really have been everywhere for the past few seasons. Spring 2024’s runways proved the trend is still going strong, since this playful, chunky shoe popped up at JW Anderson, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and Simone Rocha. TBH, our favorite clogs were that ones that included a little something extra — embellishments, prints, texture, etc. — so we’ll definitely be looking for fun details when shopping for a pair of our own.

Courtesy of The Sak

The best footwear combination, in our opinion, is easy yet statement-making. On one hand, it’ll take little to no effort to slip on these clogs from The Sak before heading out the door. On the other, the bold checkered print will give your outfit some oomph, even if you’re just wearing jeans and a tee.

Courtesy of Anthropologie

Wider-leg pants and flared jeans may be the norm these days, but choosing which shoes to wear with them is still kind of confusing. A chunky pair of platform clogs will help to balance out the proportions of a baggy look, and if you’re into bright colors and fuzzy shearling material, this yellow pair from Larroudé will be right up your alley.

Pictured: Bottega Veneta, Image: Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

When it comes to neutral colors, it’s time to think beyond black and white. Metallics, such as silver and gold, complement almost every single shade while also adding interest to your ensemble. It’s no wonder that metallic boots, heels, and flats are on-the-rise for Spring 2024, appearing at Bottega Veneta, Versace, Coperni, and more. Embrace the glitz and glam and don’t worry about matching — these shiny shoes were made to stand out!

Courtesy of Zappos

From Coastal Cowgirl to Western Goth, new Western aesthetics seem to pop up every few months — which means these metallic boots will be a smart purchase. Pair ’em with flowy floral dresses, black leather mini skirts, sleek jumpsuits, and denim shorts (if you dare). No matter how you wear them, they’re bound to give your outfit some flair.

Courtesy of ASOS

For those who prefer to keep their outfits somewhat casual, golden New Balance sneakers are a great way to achieve the best of both worlds. Slip them on when you want to spice up your regular uniform of flared leggings and an oversized sweatshirt.

Kitten Heels

Pictured: Gucci, Image: Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

Kitten heels might be the most divisive shoe trend of 2024, but there are plenty of reasons to embrace a micro heel — especially since top fashion houses like Prada, Gucci, Ferragamo, and Givenchy have given them the stamp of approval. Aside from elevating your look and dressing it up, kitten heels are way more comfortable than, say, a stiletto. Plus, there are tons of classic options to shop right now, which you’ll likely keep in rotation for years to come.

Courtesy of Mango

Two trends for the price of one? That’s what you’ll get by purchasing these $69.99 shoes from Mango, which not only feature a small heel, but also include some statement-making bows, another popular detail that’s bubbling up for 2024.

Courtesy of Revolve

The kitten heel trend isn’t exclusive to pumps and sandals. You can also invest in kitten heel boots, which might be the more practical option for those cold winter months, when exposed toes feel a little too risky.

Slouchy Boots

Pictured: Victoria Beckham, Image: Giovanni Giannoni/WWD via Getty Images

There’s something about a slouchy boot that instantly gives off cool-kid vibes. Tone down elaborate designs by taking a note from brands like Dion Lee, Philosophy di Lorenzo, and Coach, which all styled this typically-bohemian shoe with flowy, ruffled dresses. Alternatively, you can toughen up knits and other staples with a scruched-up moto boot, similar to what we saw at Victoria Beckham.

Courtesy of Amazon

It’s hard to find a quality pair of boots for under $100, but customers swear that these simple yet perfectly slouchy brown pair
from Amazon defy all odds. “I danced and walked in these all night,” reads one of the top reviews. “They were so comfortable and received tons of compliments. I usually wear a size 8, ordered an 8 and they feel comfortable with crew socks.” Sold.

Courtesy of Nordstrom

The biker boot is currently rising in popularity, partially due to Miu Miu’s fall 2023 collection, but it seems the style will be sticking around for 2024, too. Josef Seibel’s laid-back leather pair will complement the distressed denim and baggy bomber jackets that are already hanging in your closet, while also adding a grunge twist sweeter styles like pleated skirts.

Darling Details

Pictured: Blumarine, Image: Marco Mantovani/Getty Images

Bows and beads at Chanel, flowers at Zimmermann, butterflies at Bluemarine, spikes at Collina Strada, pearls at Dior. No more proof is needed to convince us that tiny, eye-catching details will be everywhere for the next year, adding an element of fun to otherwise classic designs.

Courtesy of Zappos

Sure, anyone can wear these pearl-embellished ballet flats, which are versatile enough to become your new go-to. However, if you’re getting married in 2024, they’ll also make a comfy-cute wedding flat, so grab them while you can.

Courtesy of Target

Every so often, we wonder if we’ve missed the boat on a trend and worry whether it’s too late to shop it. In the case of bow-embellished heels, though, now is the time to add to cart. The delicate detail is here to stay, and thankfully this $40 option from Target is well within our budget.

Statement Toes

Pictured: Louis Vuitton, Image: Kristy Sparow/Getty Images

It’s possible you’ve owned at least one pair of toe-ring sandals over the course of your life, but for 2024, the trend is advancing to the next level. We’re talking exposed big toes, similar to what we spotted at Louis Vuitton, as well as the slightly more wearable cap-toe sneaker, à la Schiaparelli.

Courtesy of Tory Burch

These pierced mules are practically slippers, but the unique design will make you want to wear them outside the house. The best part is that the gold ring wraps around your big toe, securing the shoe in place and making it less slippery as you walk.

Elaborate Embellishments

Pictured: AZ Factory, Image: Peter White/Getty Images

2024 is not the year to wonder whether your shoes feel like too much. In fact, the bigger the flower and more voluminous the ruffles, the better, which is a lesson we learned from brands such as Balmain, Ulla Johnson, and AZ Factory (just to name a few).

Courtesy of Urban Outfitters

Consider this strappy heel a smart way to test out this shoe trend without fully committing. On days when you want to go all out, just keep the flower on, but if you’re leaning toward a simpler look, you can easily remove it.


Pictured: Prada Ready, Image: Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

We struggled to pin down a name for this trend — simple? classic? no frills? timeless? — but ultimately, decided that preppy was the way to go. After all, those lace-up oxfords we spotted at Prada, Ferragamo’s loafer heels, and Miu Miu’s Mary Janes all feel very schoolcore. No doubt Blair Waldorf would approve.

Courtesy of Madewell

Somewhere in the back of our mind, we know Taylor Swift would style these with a plaid mini skirt, but there’s no need to limit your outfit options. Experiment by pairing them with dark jeans or black slacks, giving old, well-loved staples a fresh collegiate spin.

Courtesy of Charles & Keith

There’s no shortage of Mary Janes on the market right now, but if you’re looking for something that feels a bit more…special, add this Charles & Keith pair to cart. The T-strap detail takes it beyond the super popular yet super simple alternative and feels unique. Plus, you can’t beat the under-$100 price tag.

The article is sourced from the internet. Click the “Source” button to view the original content. If there is any copyright infringement, please contact our team for removal.

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *