Summer Shoe Trends: Must-Have Shoe Styles for This Summer

Summer has finally arrived, and it’s time to step into the new season with this year’s summer shoe trends! Dash Forward has rounded up the season’s best shoe styles to help you create the perfect summer footwear wardrobe. From statement sandals to western-inspired favorites, you’re sure to find your perfect pair!

Cowgirl-Inspired Boots

white cowgirl boots

The cowboy boot is a nostalgic and ever-evolving American style. Lucky for western lovers everywhere, this summer shoe style is now trendier than ever and available in a range of feminine designs. Whether they’re paired with a sundress or faded denim shorts, all of your fav celebs are wearing them! These cute boots are more versatile than you might think and can truly be an everyday staple in your summer footwear wardrobe. Check out our Mckenna White Boots that will take you from a concert to the market in style.

Neutral-colored Heels

 neutral-colored heels

 Summer is the season of colorful dresses, eye-catching florals, and neon hues. You’re finally heading out to long-awaited weddings, parties, and events, and you need trendy summer shoe styles that will subtly complement your outfit, not distract from it. Hello, neutral heels! These subtle styles will elongate the legs and accentuate your carefully curated outfits, all while featuring the perfect amount of interest with strappy, braided, or transparent elements. Snag your perfect pair of neutral-colored heels ASAP — they’re sure to become a summer staple! 

White Sneakers

white star sneakers

 For fashion lovers everywhere, white sneakers are one of the main shoe staples that come to mind when you say “summer wardrobe refresh”. White sneakers offer the perfect combination of comfort and chic and are perfect for any girl on the go. They’re available in classic, all-over white, and with fun design elements! Pair this summer shoe trend with this season’s neutral-toned, monochromatic outfit, or with your favorite floral mini dress for a feminine and sporty look. 

Platform Sandals

taupe platform sandals

This summer shoe style is channeling 90’s vibes, and might just deliver a welcomed height boost! Platform sandals are a trendy way to ditch the pumps and stay comfortable on a hot day, all while enjoying the style benefits of a heeled shoe. Whether you opt for a neutral style or venture into printed paradise, these trendy summer shoes are a must for your wardrobe this season. Pair them with your favorite tank top and short outfit or comfy athleisure set!

Flat Sandals with Bold Details

studded sandals

Every fashionista knows that a great flat sandal will always be a reliable wardrobe staple. It’s time to breathe a sigh of relief, because this summer, casual yet elevated flat sandals and slides are taking center stage! Feel comfy and look cute with the flat sandals featuring bold hues, chain details, strappy designs, and studded looks that are dominating the runway and the streets this summer. Chuck a fun pair of these summer shoes in your bag with your favorite sundress for after-work drinks, or with a woven sarong for a trendy beach look! 

Start Shopping

Ready to find your perfect pair? Equipped with a few of this season’s most on-trend summer shoe styles, you’ll be ready to tackle all of your summer plans — and look stylish while doing it! Dash Forward is your one-stop-shop for all of this summer’s best styles. Happy shopping!

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