5 Shoe Trends That Go With Every Type of Casual Spring Outfit


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If you're looking for a fresh pair of shoes to incorporate into your spring mix, you've landed in the right spot. Specifically, you'll uncover a curation of trending shoe silhouettes that are not only forward and of the moment but also incredibly versatile. In fact, I believe all the shoe trends coming your way below could actually go with basically every type of spring outfit you may consider wearing.

Keep scrolling to check out the shoe trends in question. For reference, everything skews on the more comfortable side (sans heels). In terms of visual inspiration, you'll notice a range of different types of casual outfits that could really be worn with any of the footwear styles. There's everything from low-key denim outfits featuring cool baggy cuts to chic ensembles with pieces like slouchy tailoring silhouettes and tees. Go on for more.

Ballet Flats


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If I were to name one spring shoe style that basically every fashion person I know is wearing, it would be ballet flats. They're effortlessly chic and can be dressed up or down.

Flat Mary Janes


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In a similar family to ballet flats comes flat Mary Janes. This elegant choice can be worn with everything from jeans to skirts to dresses.

Retro Sneakers


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Sneakers are the ultimate causal outfit compliment. This spring, it's all about those retro-inspired silhouettes for the most forward vibe.



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The beauty of loafers is that you can wear them with a low-key ensemble made up of a T-shirt and jeans, but you could also team them with something dressier.

Fisherman Sandals


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If it's slightly warmer where you live, consider a cool pair of flat fisherman sandals as a versatile shoe choice.

This story was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.

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Bobby Schuessler
Market Director

Bobby Schuessler is a fashion editor with over a decade of editorial experience covering shopping, style, and beauty. He's spent over seven years at Who What Wear, currently leading the market team to deliver highly covetable and convertible content. He creates data-driven shopping guides featuring top retialers like Nordstrom, Shopbop, and Net-a-Porter and is at the forefront of Who What Wear's shopping tentpole strategies, including Amazon Prime Day. He also works on branded content initiatives and appears on camera in video and shopping livestream franchises. He has also worked across a variety of other media brands and fashion retailers like Refinery29, PureWow, Men's Health, and Gilt covering commerce, trend reporting, women's and men's fashion, home, and lifestyle.