Dries Van Noten, Prada, Marc Jacobs, Acne, Givenchy, Helmut Lang
Many models of the new season can be safely attributed to the category of «unisex» - the main trend of new collections are sandals and slippers of classic and casual men's style. These models are an addition to the various images, but perhaps the best of all they fit ethnic clothing and sporting style.
Dries Van Noten, Jil Sander, Marni, Rag & Bone
Next fashion trend is – sandals on the platform. As a rule, this is a high solid sole or rough square heel and platform. Most often, such models are made in men's style, but in the collections there are also found feminine sandals with smooth lines and models with an unusual combination of Japanese and sporty design.
Derek Lam (1,2), Dolce & Gabbana, Jason Wu, Valentino, Tracy Reese
Sandals in the Greek style that are popular not for the first season refuse to leave the fashion podium. At the fashion shows one could see minimalist models made of a pair of thin straps and high sandals-gladiators. Models stylized as the antique ones, made of leather with «metallic» coating, characteristic patterns and decor of the stones look very interesting.
Givenchy, Dries Van Noten, MSGM, Marni, Valentino, Jil Sander
Fashion sandals for summer 2014 are characterized by the use of a wide range of materials, from textiles to plastics, some designers use natural cork for soles. Among the most popular colors there are – white, black, beige, orange, aquamarine, blue and bright red, as well as various combinations of contrasting colors.
Givenchy, Marni, MSGM, Prada
Among the models of textiles one can find sandals with bright ethnic ornaments and prints – animal, floral or abstract. Very popular is bright decor of sandals made of sequins, fringes, bulk items, beads, stones. Bright eclectic is in fashion – for example, the design element of sports models can easily become a decoration of large colored crystals.