Back from the 1930s, loafers are trending again this 2016. Crossing lines between gender and fluidly slipping gracefully onto everyone’s feet—certainly, this shoe is for you. But there’s more to following the trend when wearing these sleek beauties. Here’s seven reasons why it’s a gift that keeps on giving:
- Easy and Comfy
This year is all about comfy feet! But if you’re not into Mules and you want more coverage for your feet, loafers are for you. This Fall 2016 trend will not only delight your fashionista heart but will thank your tired feet. Depending on what you will find most comfortable, you’ll find styles from completely flat to those with just the right heel for ultimate comfort. The cherry on top is that it’s super easy to wear! Slip them on and slip into the day looking great.
2.Put some Class Into Casual
Wear your loafers with any casual outfit and it’s like getting magic dust. From a simple casual outfit, it magically looks classier, dashier, and smarter. If you’re brave enough, play with your choice of socks, or keep them hidden with foot socks. Wear them with a skirt, a dress, shorts, or jeans, the list is endless. It’s a versatile shoe that can upgrade any OOTD.
3.It’s a Hardworking Shoe
Did you know that loafers were first seen on dairy farmers? The style might have changed since then, but they’ve kept something important. Loafers are quite the durable shoe. Most loafers come in great leather too, assuring you lengthy use. Even when the trend passes, it will probably survive until the next season when it’s a hit again.
4.Trending Means More Options.
Now is the absolute best time to invest in a good pair because designers are going crazy with new designs. If you’ve always been a fan of the style but felt limited to its vintage feel, then now is the time to update the collection. If you’re new to the craze, then jump in now. New designs available will let you express classic design with current embellishments. Don’t be limited by style as you can get the classic, heeled, statement and even a backless one! Don’t miss out on these opportunities.
Classics survive trends. That’s what defines a classic and the loafer shoe is definitely it. These shoes will stay in your closet for longer. If you’ve ever had that piece of outfit taking up precious realty in your closet, maybe it’s time to assess it. But you will never have to assess your loafers because they’ll always be earning their place. Loafers will stay in your closet without wasting space because it will always be useful.
6.Invest for this and the next trend
Fashion, like art, has always had the tendency to look back and borrow from the past. Like most revolutionary inventions, the loafer may have evolved from its humble beginnings but the genius design has remained essentially unchanged. From Penny Loafers helping your emergency phone booth call to being a punk statement shoe, the loafers have come along away and has only become more beautiful. This classic style, better yet, is predicted to stay trendy ‘till Spring 2017. Getting yourself some loafers now will hit two birds with one stone. So invest on those gorge loafers because you’re going to be enjoying them for quite a while.
7.Something to Talk About with the Future Grandkids
It’s not always easy talking to old people and one day, you’re going to be that old person. To your surprise though, you and your grandkid or the neighbor’s grandkid, will have something in common: your love for loafers. In fact, you both might both be wearing a pair! Seriously, that’s how timeless loafers are.
Don’t get left behind by the times. Put on these shoes and keep up with the pace without even breaking a heel. Love loafers? Creative ways to wear loafers? Share it with us in the comments!