Best of Spring Shoes 2009

by SheKnows
Apr 28, 2009 at 6:02 p.m. ET
For something a bit funky, check out these wedge sandals from Sam Edelman. The snakeskin gladiator sandals feature stone accents along the t-strap and three buckled straps at the ankle.

1 /48: Stella McCartney Espadrille Wedges

1/48 :Stella McCartney Espadrille Wedges

Every year when the weather warms up, espadrille wedges are a hot choice in shoes. Check out these black and white canvas print sandals with their knotted straps. These cute shoes are perfect for springtime.

2 /48: Emilio Pucci Printed Ballet Flats

2/48 :Emilio Pucci Printed Ballet Flats

These simple ballet flats come to life with the colorful Emilio Pucci print. These leather flats would look great with cropped white pants or even jeans.

3 /48: Manolo Blahnik Patchwork d'Orsay

3/48 :Manolo Blahnik Patchwork d'Orsay

Multicolored squares of kid leather create a patchwork look on these vibrant Manolo Blahnik d'Orsay shoes. They feature an open toe, closed heel and lots of style.

4 /48: Dolce & Gabanna Strappy Sandals

4/48 :Dolce & Gabanna Strappy Sandals

These strappy sandals by Dolce & Gabbana offer brilliant turquoise blue patent leather and a delicate silhouette. These sandals would look fantastic with white cropped pants and ruffled blue top.

5 /48: Jimmy Choo Brasil Espadrille Wedges

5/48 :Jimmy Choo Brasil Espadrille Wedges

These Jimmy Choo wedge sandals are wonderful complement to spring and summer dresses. Wear them with an offwhite crocheted dress and add a bold orange bag. Whether you are on a cruise vacation or strolling in the city, these Jimmy Choo shoes can find their way into your wardrobe.

6 /48: Alexandra Neel Fringe Wedge Sandals

6/48 :Alexandra Neel Fringe Wedge Sandals

If you aren't sure about the fringe trend, ease into it gently with these Alexandra Neel sandals. These wedge sandals feature two short tiers of fringe to give them some beautiful texture.

7 /48: Anya Hindmarch T-Strap High Heel Sandals

7/48 :Anya Hindmarch T-Strap High Heel Sandals

These high heels sandals from Anya Hindmarch come in crinkled blue patent leather. They feature a 3 ®-inch heel.

8 /48: Bally Cork Wedge Sandals

8/48 :Bally Cork Wedge Sandals

For a hippie-chic look, put on these embroidered wedge sandals. These brown suede sandals have a platform sole and cork wedge heel.

9 /48: BCBGMAXAZRIA Buckled Strap Sandals

9/48 :BCBGMAXAZRIA Buckled Strap Sandals

This spring sandals have lots of buckles and extra hardware. These strappy white sandals feature five buckles and a closed heel.

10 /48: Dior Jeweled T-Strap Sandals

10/48 :Dior Jeweled T-Strap Sandals

These white croc-embossed sandals from Dior are accented with turquoise colored stones along the t-strap. Pair these shoes with a turquoise necklace for a stunning springtime look.

11 /48: BCBGMAXAZRIA Red Patent Sandals

11/48 :BCBGMAXAZRIA Red Patent Sandals

These red patent leather sandals feature an open toe and wide straps. The glossy patent leather is sharply contrasted by the natural wood heel. You can also get these sandals in black.

12 /48: Brian Atwood Rainbow Sandals

12/48 :Brian Atwood Rainbow Sandals

These Brian Atwood sandals feature rainbow metallic leather with an iridescent shine. These shoes have an open toe and cutout details at the ankle.

13 /48: Brian Atwood Yellow Patent Sandals

13/48 :Brian Atwood Yellow Patent Sandals

These yellow sandals are anything but mellow. The vibrant patent leather is a gorgeous option for spring. You can wear these Brian Atwood sandals with your favorite print dresses.

14 /48: Christian Louboutin Multi-Buckle Sandals

14/48 :Christian Louboutin Multi-Buckle Sandals

These patent leather sandals feature rows and rows of buckled straps and the Christian Louboutin signature red sole.

15 /48: Diane von Furstenberg Thong Sandals

15/48 :Diane von Furstenberg Thong Sandals

The tribal trend continues this spring with American Indian, African and other tribal inspirations infused into fashion. These flat sandals by Diane von Furstenberg feature a multi-colored beaded design.

16 /48: Dior Riviera Sandals

16/48 :Dior Riviera Sandals

Turquoise is a popular jewelry trend this season and you can find it adorning shoes too. These gold leather sandals from Dior are accented with oval turquoise stones. These sky high sandals are a pretty option for a spring party or special date.

17 /48: Frye Margot Studded Sandals

17/48 :Frye Margot Studded Sandals

Studded sandals don't have to be edgy and hard looking. These light yellow sandals take a low-key approach to the stud trend. These flat sandals from Frye also come in white or black.

18 /48: Giuseppe Zanotti Neon Sandals

18/48 :Giuseppe Zanotti Neon Sandals

In a throwback to the 80s, neon colors are dominating fashion this spring. These neon pink sandals from Giuseppe Zanotti have a metal needle heel and buckle ankle strap.

19 /48: Giuseppe Zanotti Studded Sandals

19/48 :Giuseppe Zanotti Studded Sandals

These black leather sandals have an edgy appeal with grommets and studs throughout. These Giuseppe Zanotti sandals have a 4-inch skinny metal heel.

20 /48: Givenchy Cutout Shoe Boots

20/48 :Givenchy Cutout Shoe Boots

Shoe boots get vibrant this spring in wild colors such as neon pink. These Givenchy cutout shoes will add a blast of color to any outfit.

21 /48: Gucci Sunset Thong Sandals

21/48 :Gucci Sunset Thong Sandals

These thong sandals from Gucci are dressed up in tortoise shell patent leather. These flat sandals can be worn with anything from shorts to a sexy spring dress.

22 /48: Isaac Mizrahi Ankle Strap Platform Sandals

22/48 :Isaac Mizrahi Ankle Strap Platform Sandals

On the runways at Spring Fashion Week, we saw many models walking in platform sandals with ankle ties. These shoes from Isaac Mizrahi New York offer two-tone metallic leather and wrap-around tie straps.

23 /48: Juicy Couture Cork and Leather Flip Flops

23/48 :Juicy Couture Cork and Leather Flip Flops

For days at the beach or your spring vacation, wear a pair of simple flip flops in a bold color. These blue patent leather ones from Juicy Couture have a cork insole.

24 /48: Kate Spade Croc-Embossed Sandals

24/48 :Kate Spade Croc-Embossed Sandals

These simple sandals come alive in red croc-embossed leather. The Kate Spade Jette sandal features a wedge heel, which is much more comfortable than a skinny stiletto.

25 /48: Kate Spade Flat Gladiator Sandals

25/48 :Kate Spade Flat Gladiator Sandals

The gladiator sandal trend continues this season. These flat gladiators from Tory Burch feature croc-embossed green leather and goldtone hardware.

26 /48: L.A.M.B. Open Toe Booties

26/48 :L.A.M.B. Open Toe Booties

Cage sandals are trendy this season. This bootie sandal from L.A.M.B. has an open toe and a knotted woven leather upper for a cage-like look.

27 /48: Lanvin Kitten Heel Sandals

27/48 :Lanvin Kitten Heel Sandals

Kitten heels sandals are a fabulous option for spring because they will go with almost everything in your closet. You can wear these pretty pink sandals with flirty dresses, cropped jeans or even shorts.

28 /48: Lanvin Metallic Green Pumps

28/48 :Lanvin Metallic Green Pumps

Add a punch of color to your workday wardrobe with these pointed pumps from Lanvin in metallic green leather. Wear these pumps with your favorite neutrals for a stark contrast.

29 /48: Manolo Blahnik Snakeskin Thong Sandals

29/48 :Manolo Blahnik Snakeskin Thong Sandals

Every woman should have a pair of Manolos in her closet. If you are looking for a pair of snakeskin sandals, check out these jeweled shoes with a 2-inch kitten heel.

30 /48: Matt Bernson Metallic Studded Sandals

30/48 :Matt Bernson Metallic Studded Sandals

Grab a pair of studded sandals to get that rocker-chic look this spring. These flat sandals feature a silver metallic upper and double buckled ankle straps.

31 /48: Michael Kors Jasmine Platform Sandals

31/48 :Michael Kors Jasmine Platform Sandals

These slide sandals from Michael Kors have a 70s flavor. They feature shiny orange patent leather and a 5-inch wooden heel.

32 /48: Miu Miu Basket Weave Wedge Sandals

32/48 :Miu Miu Basket Weave Wedge Sandals

These gold leather platform sandals have a basket weave raffia wedge and open toe. Take these sandals on your cruise vacation or wear them on an afternoon date.

33 /48: Miu Miu Sequin Slides

33/48 :Miu Miu Sequin Slides

If you are headed to a spring party, slip your feet into these sequin slides from Miu Miu. The multicolored sequins cover these shoes completely, including the heel.

34 /48: Oscar de la Renta Open-Toe Slingbacks

34/48 :Oscar de la Renta Open-Toe Slingbacks

You don't always have to wear black shoes for an evening event. This spring and summer, select a striking pair of colorful shoes such as these Oscar de la Renta slingbacks. These yellow satin shoes have a unique sculptured heel.

35 /48: Pedro Garcia Strappy Cork Platform Sandals

35/48 :Pedro Garcia Strappy Cork Platform Sandals

These gold metallic sandals are highlighted with a cork platform sole and heel. Cork heels have become very popular again in the last couple years.

36 /48: Philosophy di Alberti Ferretti Strappy Sandals

36/48 :Philosophy di Alberti Ferretti Strappy Sandals

Strappy high heel sandals are a fun choice for spring and summer. These shoes feature a 4 1/2-inch stacked heel and super strappy purple upper.

37 /48: Pollini Studio Platform Sandals

37/48 :Pollini Studio Platform Sandals

These purple leather sandals from Pollini have a 4 1/2-inch stacked heel and slight platform. These sandals can dress up your favorite crop pants or be worn with a colorful print dress. They also come in several other colors.

38 /48: Prada Cork Wedge Slides

38/48 :Prada Cork Wedge Slides

These wedge slide sandals from Prada have multi-colored straps along with a cork platform and wedge heel. These shoes are perfect to wear with some of your spring day dresses.

39 /48: Prada Scrunch Ballerina Flat

39/48 :Prada Scrunch Ballerina Flat

These white leather ballerina flats are highlighted with fuchsia patent leather trim. These Prada flats are comfortable and chic.

40 /48: Proenza Schouler Sandal Booties

40/48 :Proenza Schouler Sandal Booties

The bootie trend didn't end with the cold weather. This season, look for cut-out booties that are wearable for spring. These Proenza Schouler booties have a gorgeous sculpted heel.

41 /48: See by Chloe Chunky Platform Sandals

41/48 :See by Chloe Chunky Platform Sandals

Add these retro sandals to your spring and summer dresses. These chunky platform sandals combine blue satin and suede for a hippie-chic appeal.

42 /48: Sergio Rossi Ankle Strap Sandals

42/48 :Sergio Rossi Ankle Strap Sandals

Fringe is in - even in shoes. These Sergio Rossi sandals are highlighted with tiers of fringe around the ankle. Pair these shoes with a peasant top and cropped pants for a Boho-chic look.

43 /48: Tapeet Open Toe Pumps

43/48 :Tapeet Open Toe Pumps

For the office, pick up a pair of neutral pumps with colorful accents, such as these shoes from Tapeet. The cream open-toe pumps are jazzed up with a neon heel.

44 /48: Tapeet T-Strap High Heel Sandals

44/48 :Tapeet T-Strap High Heel Sandals

These fun shoes from Tapeet feature colorblock patent leather and a 4-inch heel. These shoes would look fabulous with your colorful spring dresses.

45 /48: Tod's Rubber Thong Sandals

45/48 :Tod's Rubber Thong Sandals

Jellies and other rubber sandals are trendy this year. These rubber thong sandals from Tod's come in pewter or navy. Metal grommets and tassel details liven up these shoes.

46 /48: Tory Burch Jelly Ballet Flats

46/48 :Tory Burch Jelly Ballet Flats

Tory Burch puts a sophisticated spin on rubber jelly flats. These shoes come in blue or orange.

47 /48: Tory Burch Toe Ring Flat Sandals

47/48 :Tory Burch Toe Ring Flat Sandals

These leather sandals from Tory Burch are jazzed up with neon yellow flower details. These flat sandals will look great with capris, shorts and even a spring dress.

48 /48: Tracy Reese Cutout Slide Sandals

48/48 :Tracy Reese Cutout Slide Sandals

These coral leather sandals from Tracy Reese are feminine and fun. These sandals have a 4 1/2-inch heel and sexy peep toe.