With New York Fashion Week’s fall ’19 officially wrapped, here are the top shoe trends of the season:
1. Seeing Violet
Pantone’s “Ultra Violet” color of the year for 2018 actually picked up more speed for fall ’19 than it did last year. From statement coats and boots to full monochrome looks, designers like Tom Ford, Cushnie, Kate Spade and Nanushka are putting some pastel into this fall’s offerings.
A model backstage in an all-lilac look at Cushnie fall ’19.
A lilac fur coat at Tom Ford fall ’19.
Nanushka’s Pipe mule with wooden heels designed by Monet for the fall ’19 collection.
CREDIT: Courtesy of Nanushka
2. Sandals in Winter
Spring’s minimalist strappy sandal trend continues into fall with no heed for cold feet. At Oscar de la Renta, co-creative directors Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia introduced a mismatched sandal that will be sold individually to allow for more customization.
Mismatched sandals at Oscar de la Renta fall ’19.
Dion Lee’s ultra-strappy flat slide sandals for fall ’19.
Lace-up sandals at Chloe Gosselin.
CREDIT: Benjamin Lozovsky/BFA
3. Floral Boots to Match
All manner of over-the-knees and thigh-highs made their comeback — but only in specialty prints. Zimmermann’s fabric thigh-highs were as florally involved as the dresses, and Staud actually