Sunday, May 18, 2014

Sunday Shopping: Summer Shoes


I am always looking to pare my wardrobe down to just the necessities & there is nothing like 2 weeks of living out of a suitcase to really help you wrap your head around what you really need vs. the extra stuff you are just lugging around! This Summer I really would be all set for my activities with these 6 pairs of shoes:

the BASICS
Metallic Sandals - I own this pair from Jack Rogers & absolutely adore how much the "platinum" color goes with!



Black Wedges - Mine are old from Target, but I am looking to upgrade to these this season.

Nude Heels - I have this pair from Steve Madden & the are the perfect base to any outfit. Carrie Bradshaw might have her "naked dress", but I call these my naked shoes, they make your legs look a mile long!

the TRENDS
Birks - I have had this pair since college, the "Arizona" in suede & love that I can give them a second life this Summer (& one that is hopefully slightly more glamorous than my granola-hippie try hard days of yore). Not ready to make an investment in real Birkenstocks, try one of these fashionable Fakenstocks choices below:

Lace-Up Heels - If one shoe is OMG so hot right now it is these! My basic nude pair is from ShoeMint, but I also have my eye on this leopard pair.

Tribal Sandals - Not sure if this is a trend that will stick around for long, so I am going to scoop up this Target pair & love them all Summer (but not be distressed if they don't make it to next year).


What are your shoe necessities?

7 comments:

  1. I just bought those Nine West lace up heels in nude, I'm SO excited to wear them! If I could actually walk in 4"+ heels, I would get the blue ones in a heartbeat. Looking at your list also made me realize that I have white and cognac wedges, but no black *gasp*

    -AJ
    OccasionallyAJ.com

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  2. i want some of those tribal sandals!

    xxoo,
    nikki

    www.dreaminneon.blogspot.com

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  3. Love all your picks ... except the Birkenstocks. I just can't hop on that train!

    xo Jen
    Skirt The Rules

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  4. Have you ever tried them on? Talk about comfy and supportive!
    xx

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  5. GASP! Although, cognac wedges are pretty darn versatile too!
    xx

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