Skip Nav
Spring Fashion
The 8 Spring Shoe Trends You'll Be Wearing All Season
The Royals
32 Times Kate Middleton and Prince William Blew Us Away With Their Coordinated Style
Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff Wears the Bikini You Should Always Be Ready to Pull Out — No Matter the Season

Prada's Toe-Sock Shoes Spring 2013 | Poll

Are You Feeling Designers' Futuristic, Oddball Spring '13 Footwear?

Hear us out: Miuccia Prada might be onto something. We don't know quite what yet, but she is renowned for her cerebral design ethic and forward thinking, so that has to count for something. When we spotted luxe leather toe-sock shoes — inspired by the Japanese split-toe style, "tabi boots" — making their way down Prada's Spring 2013 runway, our interest was piqued, and our notions of what a shoe should be was thrown for a loop. Now, as we're taking in day three of Paris Fashion Week, we've come across yet another reinvented sole, this time at Rochas. Designer Marco Zanini sent out a flurry of reincarnated rubber-like lace-up wrestler shoes, more Space Age than sports-savvy, but that's not the point. The point is: is this the future of footwear? Are we witnessing the burgeoning postmodern way of wearing a socks-and-sandal combo? We're not sure how to feel, what to think, or if we'd even actually wear this new breed of shoe. But let's turn it over to you: are you feeling it?

Image Source: IMAXTREE
Around The Web
Fashion Says You'll Be Wearing Sweater Vests This Spring
Real-Girl Engagement Tattoos
Designer Sketches From New York Fashion Week Fall 2016
Spring Shoe Trends 2016
Milk Makeup Launch
What Is Fast Fashion?
Kim Kardashian's Christmas Presents From Kanye West

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

Join The Conversation
Liuming3274136 Liuming3274136 3 years
The first model style is the most beautiful, is one of my favorite!!!!!!http://mulberry-ukstore.co.uk/
nikkisoda nikkisoda 3 years
I'm all for artistic presentation on the runway. But real life, no. 
Latest Fashion
X