Sure, there were gladiator sandals, carved-out heels, and sky-high stilettos on the runways—but for spring 2022, we're all about giving our feet some much needed TLC. Practical heel widths, sensible heel heights, and classic staples—like ballet flats— are what we're most excited about for the season. But don't worry, you can still play dress-up with Mary-Janes à la Chanel and cozy fur-lined slides as seen on the catwalk at Altuzarra. Ahead, start shopping the spring 2022 shoe trends that will get the most playtime in your closet.
Mad for Mary Janes
The retro Mary Jane silhouette is making its mark this spring in quintessential patent leathers with heel heights for everyone.
Miu Miu Ankle Strap Heels
Kate Spade New York Polka Dot Heels
Steve Madden Pumps
Designers are looking to the sea for their spring shoe inspiration. With an uncanny resemblance to aqua socks, these slip-on shoes are comfy and versatile for land wear.
Toteme The Knitted Shoe
The Row Fairy Cashmere Flats
Proenza Schouler Rondo Knit Sock Flats
On Cloud Nine
Comfort still reigns king with a bevy of faux fur-infused footwear that are the ideal compromise between shoes and slippers.
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Zara Buckle Sandals
ATP Atelier Sandals
Night at The Ballet
For spring, ballet flats get the grown-up treatment in satins and shearlings with feminine details like lace-up straps.
Roger Vivier Ballet Flats
Larroude Gingham Ballet Flats
Sarah Flint Ballet Flats
Chunky soles and athletic-leaning touches like velcro straps, neoprene fabrics, and cut-out designs make these sandals an ultra-cool addition to your wardrobe.