This is a guest post written by Christina Lyttle
As important as skin care and attire are, you are not really ready till your feet are
encased in beautiful shoes that make your feet look sexy. Shoes trends this summer
lean towards glamorous, sexy and comfort. Given below are 10 hot shoe trends that
will be popular in Summer 2012.
1. Metallic toes – Shoes with metallic toes are more durable and hence they have
been manufactured for a long time. But the summer of 2012 will see metallic
toed shoes in a new avatar. They will be glamorous and trendy, thereby taking
these shoes to a new level.2. Pointed toes – These shoes were in vogue long back but have come back
having replaced the rounded toe shoes of the last few seasons. Summer 2012
will see more of sandals with rounded toes.
3. Pastels – After the types of shoes to be worn, the colors are the next important
considerations. Pastel colors are going to be choice colors for Summer 2012.
Nude is the best but colors such as pale green, yellow aqua will also be
4. Mega platforms – These Lady Gaga type mega platforms are not for
everyone. They are not very comfortable if you are going to be on your feet
for a long time but they look very glamorous.
5. Transparent shoes – When these shoes first made their appearance last
season, they were not taken very seriously. This season, more shoe designers
have designed shoes made of vinyl. You will be seeing more of them in the
stores in summer.6. Shoes with laces – They make all kinds of feet look good. Lace up your
feet with Oscar de la Renta, Giambattista Valli et al. These high end fashion
houses will ensure that your feet remain at the top of fashion.
7. Shining shoes – These trendy shoes never really go out of fashion but they
can mostly be seen on the runway. Summer 2012 shoe designs plans to make
them so that they can be included in your wardrobe for daily wear.8. Braided sandals – If you still have a few of your braided sandals that you had
bought long back but could not use as they went out of fashion, take them out
and get them cleaned. The braided sandals are returning and are going to be
the trendiest sandals. Also, they will be seen in bright colors. Keep your feet
cool and breathing in these hot sandals for the hot summer.
9. Espadrilles and Wedges – They were seen in Spring 2011 when D&G
showcased them. They are here to stay and are very popular. You won’t find
many colors though but they are still a popular choice.10. Bright colored Shoes – These are the colors that are popular throughout the
year. They are for those who love dramatic twists. Despite the fact that pastels
will be featured more, bright colors will also make their appearance.
If you have buckles with you, then be assured that they will never be out of fashion.Keep them to be worn some other time. Meanwhile, enjoy the new trends.
Christina Lyttle is a fashion expert with five years of experience under her belt. In her
free time, she loves teaming the latest styles of theatrical wigs to enrich the look of
dresses designed by her and give them a dramatic appeal.