Spring weather is just around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited because it finally means we can break out our favorite shoe trend. Yep, mules. While some savvy fashion girls have been braving it through the chilly months by layering theirs with cute socks, it finally feels like the time to free our ankles and for full-on mule season to take over. And judging by the flats, stilettos, and kitten heel mules we’ve already spotted from the likes of Saint Laurent, Mansur Gavriel, Zara, Topshop, and more, what a season it’s going to be.
Now if it’s your first foray into mules, fear not; we’ve already compiled an impressively thorough guide to the best outfits to pair with mules of all styles. You’ll also be glad to know they’re one of the most versatile footwear trends your wardrobe will ever see. From midi dresses and jeans to matching sets, you can be sure there’s a mule style that’ll work with all three. Whether you’re shopping for your first-ever pair or are simply expanding the collection with a new-season update, we’ve got the ultimate pick of this year's mules you need to see ASAP. Keep scrolling to see the 13 pairs we’re dying to add to our cart right now.