Get ready, because as the weather warms up and more and more of the population comes out of hibernation/quarantine, we're going to start seeing a slew of new fashion trends in the wild. Whether it be brightly colored bags, cottagecore (it's a real thing), mom jeans and more, there is no shortage of newness happening within the industry right now. Shoes are no different, and it started with what we saw back on the spring 2021 runways, but now that these items have begun to hit stores we've got a better look at the must-have trends that will be adorning every fashionista's feet from now until fall.
We've rounded up some of the most popular shoe trends for the spring/summer months and as a bonus, we found picks for the budget babe to go along with the pricey pairs we can't stop fawning over. From padded slides and platform sporty sandals to square toed heels and more, take a look below at 6 of this season's hottest trends.