Shoes with elaborately constructed heels are undoubtedly a work of art for the eyes – but not always necessarily comfortable when you stroll through everyday life in them. And daily (walking) going has taken on a whole new meaning for many people since the pandemic and the contact restrictions. Therefore, the main requirements for shoes in 2021 are that they bring comfort. The new trends for flat Shoes combine comfort with chic and are therefore a worthwhile purchase.
5 big trends for flat shoes in 2021
One looks for Flatsthat combine elegance and comfort in one design, loafers are the first choice for many. No wonder, because smart shoes have long been established as a constant on the shoe rack, regardless of the season Trends. Nevertheless, the flat shoes will surely experience a renewed upswing in their popularity in 2021 – not least thanks to the unisex model by Virginie Viard for Chanel Spring / Summer 2021 or the chunkier version by Ganni.
Strictly speaking, clogs are not flat shoes per se, but with their wooden soles that hug the foot, they bring at least the comfort of a classic pair of flat mules. In addition, there is a touch of informality and closeness to nature to the examples of the shoe trend – when you look at them you immediately think of wide fields, Swedish wooden houses and sunshine. Associations that are currently in good use. In addition to the classic version from labels such as Swedish Hasbeens, the French fashion house Hermès is launching its luxury version of the Schuhtrends in shades such as black, chocolate brown and cream.
Ballerinas have returned for a short time as a trend for flat shoes. The new designs that designers such as Maria Grazia Chiuri and Catherine Holstein have presented for spring / summer 2021 are fueling this trend. At Christian Dior, the ballerina comes in a fishnet look, at New York label Khaite meanwhile with a clear reference to the origins of ballet and the associated, characteristic, slightly stretchy sole.
4. Fluffy slippers and slippers
With more time at home and the longing for security, thanks to social media and lockdown, fluffy models for slippers and their counterparts for outdoors have become a shoe trend. For spring / summer 2021, Gabriela Hearst presented cream-white slippers with cozy wool in a sheep look, which you can imagine in the home office as well as on your first walk in the warm summer. The designs for flat shoes are even fluffier and come with the maximum dose of fluffiness in the form of faux fur and are already warming you comfortably in the winter cold.
5. Minimalist Ankle Boots
But with fluctuating weather and weather conditions, which are currently somewhere between freezing cold with freezing temperatures, snow flurries and gray thaws, the above models for flat shoes are not yet suitable as a trend for every day. At this point, the reduced ankle boots recommended by labels such as Sportmax as an additional shoe trend for 2021 are used instead.