From DIY Dip-Dye Sneakers to Spectacular Splashing Footwear

By: Armida Ascano - Published:
Thanks to Carrie Bradshaw and the wild success of Sex and the City, the late 90s and early 2000s marked the reign of Manolo Blahnik and his strappy sandals; fast forward to 2011 and you'll find the year of Jeffrey Campbell's 20something shoe cult; this past year's shoe trends, however, dictate that the footwear designer du jour of 2013 was none other than the person with a WiFi connection and a hot glue gun.

The most aesthetically pleasing corners of the Internet were populated by DIY shoe tutorials this year. From DIY frilly sandals to found object-constructed footwear, the shoe looks of 2013 called for fashionistas to get a little crafty. The results were ultra-customized and entirely individual.

Take a step further into the world of shoe trends with our extensive Shoes Trend Report. Stats for Top 100 Shoe Trends in 2013 Trending: Older & Popular
Traction: 104,966 clicks in 109 w
Interest: 3.9 minutes
Concept: Shoe Trends
Related: 801 examples / 616 photos
Segment: Females, 12-55
Comparison Set: 293 similar articles, including: found object-constructed shoes, diy dip-dye sneakers, and ballerina-esque sneakers.