Backless Loafers are Trending

What do you think?  Are you liking the fur lined backless loafer that is HUGE right now? I can’t seem to wrap my head around spending $995 for something I would wear as a slipper, but if you check out these street style photographs you will see they are being worn just about everywhere. Maybe it is the fur plus that they are backless that is throwing me off? Turns out it is a big trend without the fur and I wanted to see if any caught my fancy.  I found 14 pairs of backless loafers that are not as expensive (some are very easy on the wallet) and got me to thinking I might be able to embrace this trend.  What about you?  Will you be wearing backless loafers?


Backless Loafers are all the trend! Ridgely Brode find 14 pairs of backless loafers and shares them on her blog Ridgely's Radar.


to buy: 1. Manolo Blahnik Elle Mule  /  2. AGL Penny Loafer Slide  /  3. Stuart Weitzman Slidealong Mule  /  4. Dolce Vita Cybil Mule  /   5. Kristin Cavallari Capri Mule  /  6. kate spade new york Cece Mule  /  7. Kenneth Cole New York Roxanne Mule  /  8. Caslon Logan Espadrille Mule  /  9. Prada Pointy Toe Mule  /  10. Charlotte Olympia Kitty Mule  /  11. Louise et Cie Dugan Mule  /  12. Sam Edelman Paris Mule  (similar one Here)  /  13. Sam Edelman Paris Mule  /  14. Gucci Princetown Mule (in red)


15 Pairs of Loafers for Everyday Wear

I am going to try to wear my new loafers (on sale!) as much as I can before the dead of Winter settles in and I am in boots for the long haul. We had such a long Indian Summer in the Northeast that I am not ready and I don’t think I have ever been ready for the bitter, freezing temps.  I woke up to snow covering every surface this morning and did end up wearing boots to work, but I have my loafers at the ready to change into when I got home.  So many great options and Nordstrom is having a HUGE sale so many of them are on sale.. Happy Dance! I hope you find some great deals!

Lifestyle Blogger Ridgely Brode of Ridgely's Radar has her eye on 15 loafers for everyday wear

to buy: 1. Gucci Brixton loafer  /  2.Kate Spade New York Cayla Loafer  /  3. Louise et Cie Loafer  /  4. Sarto by Franco Sarto Patent Loafer  /5. Michael Michael Kors Penny Loafer  /  6. Tod’s Kiltie Fringe Loafer  /  7. Kristin Cavallari Suede Loafer  /  8. Sam Edelman Suede Loafer  /  9. Sam Edelman Horse Bit Loafer  /  10. Stuart Weitzman Black Suede Loafer  /11. Aquatalia Weatherproof Loafer  /  12. Kate Spade New York Carima Loafer  /  13. Frye Tassel Loafer  /14. Tod’s Penny Loafer  /  15. Coach Tassel LoaferTod’s Kiltie Loafer


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Look-alikes: Pointed Toe Skimmers

I am always on the look out for a good looking run around flat (remember these?) and love the look of these pointed toe skimmers. Then I spied a very similar looking pair that were a little less and then to my surprise I found these.  Don’t you love finding just what you are looking for in your price range?  I know I do!  Look-Alikes: Pointed Toe Skimmers | Ridgely's Radar

lust: Cole Haan ‘Dellora’ Skimmer  vs. must: Karl Lagerfeld Paris Skimmer

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