11 Pairs of Slingback Shoes to Wear This Summer

At this point, we all know trends are fickle. What comes around goes around, everything old is new again, etc., etc. But it’s always interesting when we see one trend that we thought we put to bed more than a decade ago make its way back onto the runway — and then back into our closets. Case in point: slingback shoes.

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As the trend cycle would have it, slingbacks — more specifically low-heeled pumps with a behind-the-ankle strap — are enjoying a moment in the spotlight again. Whether you wear them with a pleated midi-skirt, jeans or even a breezy summer dress, they’re super-easy to pull off thanks to the way they elongate the leg. But because we’ll guess you didn’t keep all the shoes you wore in 1997 in pristine condition, we found 11 new iterations of the slingback trend to shop now. See our favorites ahead!


Originally posted on StyleCaster