They make you look taller and they have the perfect funky allure that makes them irresistible. We are talking about the much-adored plateau shoes that, for Spring Summer 2019, make their comeback on the catwalks of the most important fashion brands. And they are on fire. Just take a look at all the different proposals and you’ll see why. No half-measures, this is for real. Plateau and heels are high, large and full of eye-catching details.
Chloé focuses on sabot mules with sculptural block-heels, vibrant colours and crocodile textures that immediately give a super luxurious appeal.
Seventies vibrations enliven Dolce & Gabbana sandals with mirrored textures, conveying again an undeniable sense of extravagance and opulence.
At Saint Laurent’s heels and plateaux become the absolute stars thanks to gold and silver sparkling embroydery.
Michael Kors chooses upholstery fabrics for retro sandals that perfectly match the outfit, for a sparkling and at the same time sophisticated total look.
Salvatore Ferragamo collection, instead, proposes a couture re-visitation of classic wooden clogs. Architectural heels, maxi plateaux and knitted fabrics put these shoes among the real must-have of the season.
The most daring ones? A trompe l’oeil sock/sandal style in patent leather by Maison Margiela.