If there is a shoe of the season, it is absolutely the platform. My seventies loving soul, as well as my short legs, is rejoicing. In fact, while over 6 inches of snow was piling up in our yard last week, I was researching sandals. While platforms come in both wedge and heel varieties, I lean heavily toward the wedge side. They’re easier to walk in. They’re more versatile. And you’re less likely to look to like you’re working a street corner. Just sayin’. Here’s a report on the best platform wedges of the spring.
Fashion Inspiration/If I Had a Money Tree:
Woven Leather Wedge Sandals by Bottega Veneta, $1050 (Saks). And yes, you read that correctly.
Around $100 (all from Piperlime):
Cheaper Than Lunch:
See, there’s love for everyone. I actually purchased the Payless pair last week during a buy one, get one half off promotion. They lack nothing in cuteness, but I am a bit anxious to see how they hold up to repetitive wear. It may be worth investing in a genuine leather pair by the summer. We’ll see.