For today’s fashion across the States, we’re talking shoes, summer shoe trends specifically, and bringing you the top three styles from coast to coast (and everything in between). As we’ve done in the past, we teamed up with our friends at Social Context Labs to discover the styles with the most social conversation in America right now.
To gain this insight, the team researched social media behavior surrounding all types of shoe and footwear conversation, resulting in the most popular trends, aka the styles people can’t help but tweet, Instagram, or Facebook about to their social following. According to data provided by the specialists, the most important footwear trends this summer are casual sneakers, slide sandals, and mules.
Take a deeper look to find out which shoe style won the most likes and social media popularity in your state below.
1. Casual Sneakers
The States: New York, Texas, Virginia, Illinois, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Michigan, Tennessee, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nebraska, Indiana, Oklahoma, Oregon, Wisconsin, Colorado, Minnesota, Connecticut, Iowa, Kansas, Arkansas, Utah, Delaware, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Idaho, Alaska, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota
We're loving this sneaker style paired with any off-duty look.
Sleek shoes are made luxe with the gold metallic detailing.
Pink sneakers for the win.
Combining style and comfort.
An updated take on classic sneakers.
Satin sneakers? We approve.
The States: Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, Washington, Maryland, Louisiana, Nevada, Kentucky, District of Columbia, and Hawaii
Velvet isn't just for winter.
This pretty pastel pair can make any summer outfit Parisian approved.
Pair these with a playful floral dress this summer.
The chicest pool slides.
These look way more expensive than they really are.
For the girls who love minimalistic vibes.
Style these with a cool pair of cat-eye sunglasses.
That heel detail, though.
We're into these neon slides.
Wear these with a crisp white button-down and jeans for a casual office look.
The States: California, Arizona, South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, West Virginia, New Mexico, and Wyoming
Add some texture to your look with these gorgeous croc mules.
This stylish pair also comes in black.
The pastel yellow is perfect for summer.
The ruffles add just the right touch to this simple mule.
We love the mesh and metallic mix.
Mango's version of the naked shoe trend.