While I like my accessories trend-forward, I have to admit I’m a bit boring when it comes to my shoes. Maybe boring isn’t quite the word, but I like to keep the footwear in my rotation quite minimalist and straight to the point. I opt for timeless silhouettes and elevated classics that go with everything in my closet. Some days, though, after I scroll too far on Instagram, I’ll find myself lusting after a hyper-specific, incredibly niche footwear trend I set my heart on. Enter stage left the six fall shoe micro-trends that have been altering my brain chemistry since I saw them.
In lieu of my basic black ankle booties and simple leather flats, these six footwear trends are sure to make waves this season. If you’re looking to spice up your footwear drawer, look no further. Below, scroll for the best fall footwear micro-trends fashion people can’t seem to put down.