A constantly returning favourite that celebrates a comeback every other decade, summer wedge sandals were popular in the 1970s, returned in the ‘90s and are a summer essential today too. Every season they surprise us with different looks, new colours and unusual shapes and materials. Take a look at mytheresa.com and discover what this season’s leather wedge sandals look like.
In the 1930s, the first cork wedge sandals were created due to a wartime shortage of steel, leather and rubber. The natural material is light yet durable and robust, and therefore the perfect choice for long-lasting shoes. Since then, designers have been really creative and have come up with wedges made from many different materials. Alongside cork we find rubber, wood or flax that forms the base of these standout shoes. mytheresa.com surprises with an extravagant choice of women’s wedge sandals you’ll immediately fall in love with. From a small rise to a high platform you can choose your favourite height and style. Low wedge sandals are the perfect daily companion whereas high gold platform sandals also suit your evening wear.
The best part about platform wedge sandals: they are much easier to walk in! With wedges, we can achieve luxe heights but can leave aching feet behind. Healthy and stylish, what can be better for the summer season?
Versatile and always different: ladies wedge sandals
At mytheresa.com you will find a hand-picked selection of incredibly elegant black and brown wedge sandals that are a ladylike way to add height and style to your look. But there are many more versions of the versatile design and a constant stream of different ladies wedge sandals to discover.
The strappy wedge sandals by luxury designer Gianvito Rossi are a very elegant choice. The nude wedge sandals have not only been crafted in Italy but also spread the charm and flair of the country. Straps make gladiator wedge sandals work very well with this season’s most popular looks. The nude colour matches every outfit and instantly boosts your height as well as your style points. Looking to replace the ladylike look with an artier and more eccentric one? Then opt for chunky platform sandals, either in black, white or as silver wedge sandals. They complete every outfit and add a sophisticated edge to your look.
The black wedge sandals by one of our most-loved shoe designers Jimmy Choo are a real eye-catcher. Made from leather and wood, the ‘Notion’ sandals get a really envious look. The graphic effect of these platform sandals makes them look modern and inspiring. For a more relaxed look, choose a pair of brown wedge sandals with a comfortable height. They suit your casual outfits and are the perfect companion for shopping trips or sightseeing tours as walking in them is like walking on clouds.
The must-have summer shoe: white platform sandals
Fashion insiders know – white is the ultimate colour to choose for fresh and elegant summer styling. So apply this knowledge to your footwear and work in the wedge sandal trend to get the It piece of the season: white platform sandals. Choose them with a high platform or go for a flat version and combine them with you most loved dresses, jeans or shorts. White platform sandals will make your legs look longer and therefore they are just perfect for the short-skirt season.
Not the all-white type? Then one exclusive choice is the espadrille wedge sandals by Miu Miu. The taupe suede makes these leather wedge sandals an ideal, more muted pick for vibrant outfits. Yet the high quality material and extraordinary design make the high wedge sandals a luxurious buy.
mytheresa.com also has the perfect choice for colour-loving fashion ladies. Be inspired by Kate Middleton and her navy wedge sandals or create a real flashing accent with orange or pink wedge sandals. Use them for colour-blocking outfits or just as a single spot of colour.
Regardless of their colour, shape and design, ladies wedge sandals are our favourite summer staple. So don’t wait any longer and let them complete your wardrobe. mytheresa.com has selected the most elegant designer wedge sandals that are sure to become an indispensable summer essential.