Why You Should Snag a Pair of Backless Loafers


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Lace-up ballet flats, pool slides, clean white sneakers—not only have the shoe trends we’ve seen splattered across the street style scene in the last year come in a multitude amazing options, but they’ve also (thankfully) been available across the price spectrum, making it easy for everyone to test out the different looks. The latest of the bunch that we think you should get your hands on? Backless loafers. Chic and comfortable, they also ooze Olsen vibes, which is always a major bonus for us, if we’re being honest.

Scroll down to see our favorite options on the market right now at different price points.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated by Anna LaPlaca.

Nicole Kliest
Freelance Contributor

Nicole Kliest is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City who focuses on fashion, travel, food, wine, and pretty much anything else that's amusing to write about. After graduating from Pepperdine University with a bachelor's in journalism and creative writing, she started her career back in 2010 as Who What Wear's photo editor and throughout the last decade has contributed to publications including Fashionista, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, The Zoe Report, PopSugar, Fodor's Travel, and several others. She also copywrites and has worked with clients such as Frame, Sea, 3x1, Intelligentsia, and others to develop brand voices through storytelling and creative marketing. She's very passionate about the ways we can improve our sustainability efforts in the fashion industry as well as cultivating content that's diverse and inclusive of all people. When she's not checking out the latest restaurant opening in her West Village neighborhood or riding her bicycle along the West Side Highway, she can be found scheming her next trip somewhere around the world. (Up next is Vienna.)