The one shoe trend that we can work all summer, and other seasons, is the espadrilles. These style of shoes with braided jute soles are not just super comfy but also make for great casual footwear. If you’re wondering why this shoe silhouette is now in vogue, it’s because our street style stars and stylish celebrities are now adopting it. Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor have all been spotted incorporating the humble espadrille in their off-duty looks as well their errand-running outfits. What’s fascinating about these shoes is that they were once worn by soldiers and peasants, both men and women, and date back to the 13th Century. With numerous transitions, the espadrilles are now a fashion staple. The traditional espadrille now has many variations, and range from lace ups, sling backs, wedges to slides, sneaker-drilles, platforms and more. With so many brands embracing this trend, you’re bound to find the perfect pair of espadrilles for yourself. To ease out your shopping, WODROB has rounded up ten chic shoes just for you.
The floral embroidered espadrilles from New Look are a great blend of comfort and trend. Team this pair up with a monochrome top and faded and distressed jeans for a casual yet pretty look. Head out in style by pairing the Allen Solly tropical printed espadrilles with a breezy top and denim skirt. You can also get that nautical vibe by working the red and white striped espadrilles from Intoto with a white crochet dress. Ramp up your shoe closet with these stylish pair of jute soles.