The 6 Shoe Styles Dakota Johnson Always Wears

Dakota Johnson just gets it. It doesn’t matter if she’s on the red carpet or making a run to Barneys on the weekend: Each ensemble she steps out in is more enviable than the next. While we pay close attention to every outfit detail, we often zero in on her shoe selection. In fact, after scrolling through a range of Johnson’s recent street style looks, it became clear that she actually wears six key shoe silhouettes on repeat. Furthermore, these footwear styles just happen to be must-haves we should all consider for our own arsenals because they work for a range of occasions. So with that, keep scrolling to check out the official Dakota Johnson shoe capsule wardrobe, and shop inspired styles if you want to kick it just like her in your everyday life.


1. Classic Flats
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For a comfortable yet streamlined look, Johnson swears by classic black flats, usually paired with jeans.


2. Chunky Sneakers
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You can’t beat a cool pair of sneakers for a day of running around. 


3. Black Ankle Boots
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While she certainly wears a lot of flat silhouettes in her off-duty life, black ankle boots are also a must to elevate any look.


4. Slides
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Pool slides are a must when you need something easy yet forward-feeling to just throw on and go.


5. Strappy Sandals
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For dressing up, Johnson consistently wears strappy sandals. You can’t beat them—they work with everything from pantsuits to dresses.


6. Moto Boots
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Johnson isn’t afraid to embrace the latest trends, like opting for Dr. Martens with leggings while out and about. 

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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.