Blue is the New Black: 10 Awesome Shoes for Summer

Gone are the days when black pumps are your wardrobe must-haves. Today, it’s all about color! Electric blue not only gives a pop of color to your outfit, but they somehow pair well with just about anything you wear (is it magic?). In any case, we're making it official: electric blue is the new black. 

1. Blue Shoes: MIA

Fun Flats

Go for a bolero-inspired look with these cap toe flats that are still feminine.

MIA flats, $40, piperlime.com

 


2. Blue Shoes: Ash

Wedge Sneaker

 

Look cool without even trying by wearing these colorful kicks with jeans and a tee.

 

Ash Cool Lace-Up Hidden Wedge Sneaker, $195, neimanmarcus.com

 


3. Blue Shoes: Dirty Laundry

Rain Boots

Bring some color to an otherwise dreary rainy day.

Dirty Laundry rain check, $51, zappos.com


4. Blue Shoes: Tophsop

Platform Shoes

Look super funky, but still feel comfy with these fun platform shoes.

Topshop SURRENDER Bow Platforms, $136, topshop.com

 


5. Blue Shoes: Le Capresi

Fancy Flats

If you don’t feel like wearing heels to a party, these are one pair of fancy flats that are totally appropriate.

Le Capresi 'Liv' embellished sandal, $209, farfetch.com

 


6. Blue Shoes: Enzo Angiolini

Pretty Pumps

Pull out these showstoppers for a cocktail party and be the talk of the night.

Enzo Angiolini Women's Show you Pump, $57, amazon.com

 


7. Blue Shoes: Badgley Mischka

Bridal Blue

With wedding season in tow, these are bride-worthy shoes to consider for your “something blue.”

Badgley Mischka, $170, piperlime.com

 


8. Blue Shoes: Nine West

Summertime Wedges

This is an easy, perfect pick for all those summertime weekend BBQ’s coming up!

Nine West Wedge, $40, ninewest.com

 


9. Blue Shoes: J Crew

Summer Sandals

 

Wear these versatile sandals to the work office with printed pants and a blazer, and on the weekend with a sundress.
 

J. Crew Lillian suede low wedges, $178, jcrew.com

 

 


10. Blue Shoes: Phillip Lim

Designer Picks

These wedges can be worn with everything from jeans to a dress, but one thing that will be constant is the edge it will give your style.

3.1 Phillip Lim  Juliette Wedge Sandals, $495, shopbop.com