Walking Tall this Spring

Written by A Wild Dove | Photographed by Eric White | Styled by Lynn Levoy

From sandals to booties to platforms, Spring is always the perfect time to invest in a few new must-haves to take you from the beach, to outdoor weddings and beyond.  Fortunately, we’ve enlisted David Rosen, AKA @BarneysShoeMan to help us navigate top trends by our favorite brands.  We let David sound off on what he knows and loves best.  Shoes!

Check out his spring picks below -

BALENCIAGA

"This sandal is like having  pillows on your feet. Ridiculously comfortable.”


MAISON  MARGIELA

“The silver sequin bootie is probably the most fun, comfortable boot this season and surprisingly versatile as well because of the clear plexi heel.”


SAINT LAURENT

“The black patent pump is a nice ode to the YSL iconic logo. You’ll be the chicest on the dance floor.”


BALENCIAGA 

"The arena leather is very cool and the inverted kitten heel gives it a little edge. It’s a play on naughty meets nice.”


GIVENCHY 

“The hi-top sneaker is super versatile and because of its length, it can be worn with anything from jeans to dresses. Great street look.”


BEN TAVERNITI UNRAVEL PROJECT

“The Unravel bootie has a hidden heel and a rock-n-roll feel to them. It’s edgy luxe.”



MAISON MARGIELA BIRKENSTOCK 

“This sandal really has the comfort of an actual Birkenstock, but way cooler look. It also comes in a mirrored silver for a bit more flare.”



PRADA 

“The silver sandal is soft and with the feather detail it makes it a perfect sandal for vacation. You’ll see these all over Ibiza and Capri.”


BALENCIAGA 

“This red flat has the softest leather and the square toe fits much better on the foot. The overall them is a continuation from fall and it's all about comfort and versatility.”


GUISEPPE ZANOTTI

"Even though it's a very high heel, its thick and the platform makes it easier for navigating the city, even without an Uber.”


 
Black Champion Zip Up In Progress Hoodie by Vetements | Satin Slingbacks by Vetements x Manolo Blahnik  | Jeans by ReDone | Medium Frame Shoulder Bag by Celine | Rings by Jennifer Fisher

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