Footwear trends Fall-Winter 2015-2016
Footwear can say of a woman far more than any other clothes in the wardrobe, and sometimes even more than she really wants to say. That is why it is necessary a higher degree of attention when choosing the perfect pair of footwear, especially when it comes to buying fashionable footwear for fall winter season. First, it must visually look stylish and appealing and secondly, they have an obligation to protect the feet of all the weather conditions.
Footwear with laces again ranked high on the pedestal of fashion for fall-winter season. After all, these shoes look quite modern and feminine, although shoelaces can be present on models made in masculine style. Most often, the shoes with laces catches the attention of those fashionistas, who have an unusual bootleg size and laces allow them to adjust independently the convenience of footwear. Shoelaces were most prevalent in the new collection of footwear from 3.1 Phillip Lim, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang, Rodarte, Altuzarra, Saint Laurent.
Reptile and animal skin leather
The footwear made of animal skin leather can be called the most requested trend of the fall-winter 2015-2016 season. Miu Miu, Celine, Marni, Lanvin, Donna Karan, Kenzo, Jason Wu, Roberto Cavalli showed that henceforth, such shoe designs can be used in almost all existing styles because of this type of skin can be executed not only the entire footwear, but also some parts of it. We were also pleased by the variety of colors of these materials – from black to colored leather. Most often were met shades of yellow, brown, blue-green and red. Henceforth, every woman can choose such footwear, taking into account the style and colors of the other elements of the outfit.
Suede shoes invaded the reptile and animal leather footwear. Mary Katrantzou, Dolce & Gabbana, Rick Owens, Burberry Prorsum, Balmain, Givenchy, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Lauren, Fendi, Giorgio Armani tells us to wear in the new autumn-winter season suede shoes. Despite the fact that this material enjoys an unprecedented popularity, some fashionistas still hesitate to buy such shoes because its care requires more time and effort. Indeed, if not properly cared, it quickly loses its luxurious appearance. To avoid this, together with purchased suede shoes buy also the necessary care and protection products. In addition, these shoes have to be worn only during dry weather.
Maison Margiela, Vivienne Westwood, Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Fendi, Derek Lam enjoyed their admirers in the new autumn-winter season 2015-2016 with furry shoes. Moreover, the fur was not used to line the inside of the article, as usually happens, but the exterior. As a result, on fashion runways ladies were fairway with confidence wearing fur boots, sandals, and booties. We have to bring praise to all these creative designers: such footwear look incredibly outrageous and innovative. Although, the practicality of these works remains questionable. It is not hard to guess what might turn into the furry shoes under a rainy autumn.
Those ladies who have got used to follow all the current trends of fashion, but do not want to venture, we can recommend to draw attention to the shoe collections from Thakoon, Rochas, Balenciaga, Gucci, where designers used fur just as a decor.
Focus on shoes toe
Like the previous cold season, this season was also emphasized the toe of the shoes. For example, Nina Ricci, Vivienne Westwood, Saint Laurent, Jason Wu narrowed this part of shoes, Miu Miu, Chanel, Balmain, Louis Vuitton used for this decor and elementsin in contrast colors, while Narciso Rodriguez with Rodarte chose to leave open the front of the foot, probably because fashionistas can prove their perfectly executed pedicure.
Here came the time when the stiletto high heels return triumphantly. Undoubtedly, it was present in the previous fashion shows, but not in such quantity as this season. The return of stiletto heel will be liked both by women and men alike, because in such shoes, a woman looks very sexy, stylish and appealing. This was proven once again by Altuzarra, Haider Ackermann, Roland Mouret, Balenciaga, Dolce & Gabbana, Oscar de la Renta, Vivienne Westwood, Rag and Bone, Saint Laurent, Giorgio Armani in their collections.
Masculine inspired style
At the opposite of the elegant stiletto heels nail we can see completely different shoe designs. For example, Michael Kors, Alexander Wang, Celine, Rag and Bone, Balenciaga included in its lines of footwear masculine inspired designs and unisex style. Considering the current fashion orientation towards comfort and practicality, it’s no wonder. There is a special category of women who choose such footwear namely because they did not create any discomfort when worn for a longer period of time. Most often, masculine style footwear is purchased by fashionistas who prefer sports style and grunge style.
Unusual heel and sole shape
And again, all attention of the fashion world is drawn to the unusual shape of the heel and sole. For example Gucci, Miu Miu and Donna Karan offered the chunky heel, Giorgio Armani gave his creations an alluring color and a shape in futuristic style. Versace decorated the heel and sole with meander cuts, while Dolce and Gabbana inserted flowers in the transparent heel. In addition, Rochas trimmed the heel with fur while Prada garnished the soles with rubber. Christian Dior, Roberto Cavalli and Fendi presented transparent heels and Givenchy decorated them with original embroidery. Original Heels also were met in Jason Wu, Marni and Salvatore Ferragamo collection. As we see, the designer’s unlimited fantasy was transposed into current trends in footwear fashion for autumn-winter 2015-2016.
This is another material that can not be overlooked. Namely the lacquered leather was seen in the shoes collections of Derek Lam, Alexander McQueen, Valentino, Christian Dior and Saint Laurent. Despite that somewhere such material is hard to maintain, this type of footwear is given more attention from season to season, and not incidentally, because it looks really stylish and impressive.
The fashion shows for fal-winter 2015-2016 seasons proved once again that ladies will not have time to get bored. Besides the classic laconic shoe designs can be also met many shoes, boots, sandals, ankle boots decorated with all kinds of decorative elements. For example, Dolce & Gabbana has remained true to their style and offered shoes decorated with bright flowers, Proenza Schouler, Oscar de la Renta used as decoration bows, Alexander Wang and Marc by Marc Jacobs opted for large straps while Lanvin and Burberry Prorsum – fringe and bells. Besides, there were also seen an abundance of designs decorated with stones of different sizes (Balmain, Bottega Veneta, Celine, Balenciaga) or rivets and other biker type accessories (Saint Laurent).
Fall-Winter 2015-2016 Footwear Colors
The color range of fashion footwear for autumn-winter 2015-2016 proved to be very varied. Besides the models in standard colors of brown and black, in the shoe collections were also included colors such as blue (Prada, Miu Miu), yellow (Rag and Bone, Miu Miu), green (Miu Miu, Stella McCartney), blue (Roland Mouret, Christian Dior), plum and purple (Gucci, Marc Jacobs), claret, red and pink (Altuzarra, Miu Miu, Thakoon, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen) and orange. (Rag and Bone). The choice of renowned designers has once again confirmed that current fashion does not support monotony, though they’re not excluding it either. If you wish to be appealing and bold – the autumn-winter is not a reason to hide your mood and your unlimited imagination!
The fall-winter 2015-2016 footwear trends proved to be very intense and incredibly varied. As we can see, the designers allow us to wear anything – from black classic pumps to biker boots, from monochromatic colors, to shades of yellow and light green. It is important to feel in the chosen shoes comfortable, confident and free, because only under these circumstances you’ll be in fashion.