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This Dominating Shoe Trend Isn’t Going Anywhere

PVC shoes remind us of Cinderella, but a little bit naughty. In a good way.

We can’t deny that there’s been PVC fever lately. From see-through bags to raincoats, this trend has played out all over the streets of New York, on Instagram, and beyond. We are especially partial to PVC shoes, which easily give an outfit a modern edge or sophisticated sex appeal. Celebrities and royals like Beyoncé and Queen Letizia of Spain embrace the surprising versatility of this trend—and you can, too.

Whether you’re a flats girl or a heels lover, there’s a silhouette for you. Invoke your inner curfew-breaking princess with our roundup of designer PVC picks including Christian Louboutin, Alevì Milano, Valentino Garavani, Samuele Failli, and more.



Add an edge with spike details.
Black, white, or go with both?
Opt for an extra-strappy mule.
This boot gets a unique take with its T-strap.
A slightly thicker ankle strap will make your shoes pop.
Wear black too much? These are a perfect way to change it up!

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