The fall 2012 trends for shoes are bold, daring, and nothing short of exciting, if you happen to be an admitted shoe-addict. While you're shopping for the season's hottest in footwear trends, make sure you're ready to think outside the box. You'll see a lot of straps, glitz, and bright colors out there in the shoe aisles. Holding back won't do you any fashion favors with these top trends dominating the pavement for fall 2012!
Boots to ShopFor any fall season, boots are a must-have item. This year, you'll see boots in all shapes, sizes, and colors, too. With both booties back for another go and knee-high boots ranking up on the trend list, you can certainly find the right boot to flatter any leg shape. In the world of booties (ankle-height boot/shoe hybrids), shop for hot trends like paisley print, chain embellished, and even floral patterns. When opting for the knee-high boot, look at equestrian styles to lead the pack or choose something with a harness or strap design... maybe even a little bit of fringe on top! Boots this year are about making a statement, drawing the eye to your footwear, and experimenting with mixed materials. Have some fun with this fall 2012 trend!
Chunky Shoes ReturnRemember those chunky shoes that defined your 90's style? They're back with some modern alterations for fall 2012, and they're just as big as you remember them! Whatever you do, don't dig those bad boys out of the closet... instead, look for the present-day adaptations of the chunky shoe in stores or online for a safe, fashion-forward bet. Opt for platform shoes with ankle-straps, metallic colored Oxfords, lace-up Doc Martens, and even stacked peep-toes to make your footwear statements this year. To really go glam, dress things up with some sparkly Pilgrim shoes, complete with a big buckle and a square heel and toe.
Heels, Pumps, & StilettosDon't miss out on the most sophisticated footwear options that fall 2012's trends have to offer! For those special occasions throughout the fall and winter, you'll want to be equipped with a couple of go-to heels you adore. Fall 2012 styles include lots of gold and silver, colorful prints, tweed designs, polka-dots, and even studs. Straps are also back in fashion, so pick up a strappy pair of platform heels or a t-strap pump for something slightly retro but still modern.
Shop these fabulous footwear styles to prep your wardrobe for the coming fall 2012 fashion season today.
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