The Only 6 Shoe Styles You Need This Fall


While we’ve already gushed about the cool, fashion-forward bag shapes soon to dominate the scene, shoes are an equally important story to tell. Fall’s footwear trends focus on bold colors (like fire-engine red) and silhouette revivals (welcome back, slouchy boots). They’re meant to grab attention. Ahead, our ultimate shopping guide to six covetable styles that are about to blow up—and we’ve got them at every price.

Adam Katz Sinding

Fall Shoe Trends

Ever since glittery slouchy boots graced the Fall 2017 Saint Laurent runway (you know the ones), we were certain the throwback was going to be huge. Whether sparkly-chic or satin-sleek, the scrunchy silhouette is a fresh alternative to over-the-knee—and looks über-chic with a midi.

Smashing Sparkle Knee Boot


Stuart Weitzman

Sateen High Heel Boots



Stark white footwear is only gaining momentum. No longer seen as clinical, the latest brights come in polished, modern pumps.

Jump Slingback Kitten Heels



Zuri Heels



Decadent and flashy, luxe textured shoes encrusted with crystals, stones and bejeweled buckles are adornments for your feet.

Crushed Velvet Embellished Mules


River Island

Embellished Satin Pump



Not for the faint of heart, red-hot footwear—from vampy stilettos to demure kitten heels—promises to be fall's biggest trend.

Satin Sandals


Aramis Patent-Leather Mules


Gianvito Rossi

Slinky, clingy calf boots with sharp pointed toes and barely there heels continue to be a craze. Vibrant hues and prints fit seamlessly under trousers and skirts for a slimming, statement result.

Velvet Ankle Boots



Direct Pointy Sock Boots


Public Desire

Grunge is cool again as clunky, lace-up boots offer an edgy, tough moment to offset feminine ensembles.

Leather Ankle Boot With Sylvie Web



Nanette Combat Boots