The trends for Spring 2022 feel familiar as we’ve seen most of them over the past 10-15 years. Pretty shoes are back with all the pretty details. From lace-ups, to embellishments, to bows, and heel details, there are so many fun shoes available right now. Bright shoes are also back, clogs continue to be popular, and for the comfort that we all crave, the big sole sandal is the hot item to have.

Here’s some examples of Spring 2022 hottest shoe trend just in time warmer, breezy days!

4 Shoes Trends for Spring 2022

Pretty Shoes for Spring 2022

It’s all in the details for these shoes that have been updated with pretty patterns, embellishments, and texture.

ann mashburn floral buckle shoe

These buckle flats by Ann Mashburn come in 22 different colors and patterns. Find bright florals like these and bright solids and neutrals as well. We especially like this pair above for $325 found online or in-store.

pretty shoes for 2022

For a pretty shoe for weddings, galas, and all special events, Loeffler Randall wins time and time again. These pleated bow heels are $395.

pretty shoes for spring 2022

D’Orsay shoes are always pretty and there are plenty of options this season. We love the scalloped detail on this neutral shoe. It’s also available in black and navy suede by Pelle Moda for $140 at Nordstrom.

pretty shoes for spring 2022

Yes, platforms are back! These platform sandals take a basic shape and then turn it into a pretty shoe for the season with texture and color, all for just $55 at Tuckernuck.

Bright Shoes for Spring 2022

As we look to spring and bright pops of color for shoes, our eye definitely went straight to hot pink and it was hard not to only include pink shoes below. But, we’ve balanced it out with some orange, yellow, and turquoise options as well.

bright shoes for spring 2022

These perforated loafers by Patricia Green come in green, turquoise, orange, brown, gold, and more. But, the green and turquoise are our favorites for 2022. They are available at Nordstrom for $248.

bright shoes for spring 2022

These orange, lace-up sandals have a 3-inch wedge heel and are made by Sorel. You can find these online at Zappos for $140.

hot pink shoes for spring 2022

Another bright pink shoe is also by Patricia Green. These have a kitten heel (they are back) and a bow making them very wearable, pretty, and bright! Found at Nordstrom for $248.

hot pink shoes for spring 2022

This hot pink, peep-toe, mule espadrille is ready for warmer weather! With a 2.5-inch heel, this Patricia Green shoe is $198.

yellow shoes for spring 2022

For a tall, wedge heel in a bright and happy color, consider these yellow shoes by Marion Parke (a designer who is also a podiatric surgeon and transforms the insoles of a traditional luxury dress shoes into orthotics for comfy, happy feet!). These are $595 and found online or in-store at Hampden.

Clogs for Spring 2022

For timeless style with 70s flair but modern refinement, look to the wooden sole clog. Pair with jeans or dresses for casual comfort.

clogs for spring 2022

From J. Crew, these convertible clogs come in a variety of colors for $178.

clogs for spring 2022

This Free People clog has a 3 3/4-inch heel and comes in both denim blue or a peachy tan for $168. Find them at Nordstrom here.

clogs for spring 2022

This desert slide by Ulla Johnson bring up visions of Dr. Scholl’s with a bit of an elegance thrown in. $395 at Tuckernuck.

clogs for spring 2022

Speaking of Dr. Scholl’s, here is the classic updated with a lug sole (and we’re getting to lug soles in the next category down!). This one in four colors, each for $140 at Nordstrom.

clogs for spring 2022

While this Alexandre Birman clog is a pricier option, it also features a lower heel and a refined silhouette for $450 at Bergdorf Goodman.


Lug soles on sandals and loafers for Spring 2022

The lug sole continues to be on trend and is seen in modern designs as well as classic shapes, like loafers.

lug sole sandals for spring 2022

These Cordani platform sandals have a small lug sole and come in navy suede, white leather, and beige suede for $198 at Nordstrom.

lug sole sandal for spring 2022

These sandals have a classic look with the lug sole update. These platforms are 3 3/4 inches tall and are made by Sorel for $130 at Nordstrom.

lug sole loafers spring 2022

These lug sole loafers come in white or yellow for $190 at Anthropologie. We see these with some white jeans and a navy and white striped shirt or a right above-the-knee denim skirt with a linen button down.

lug sole sandals spring 2022

Another neutral sandal with a modern lug sole update. This one is Dolce Vita and is $120 at Nordstrom.

lug sole loafers spring 2022

Patricia Green makes this light beige beauty for $298. Available at Nordstrom. Also available in black.

Happy shopping!


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