This Spring-Summer 2018 is going to be all about woven, wicker and raffia accessories.
If you’ve been on Instagram — or the internet in general — in the last few months, you’ll have noticed the ever-rising popularity of that woven, straw, and raffia basket bags.
If you consider yourself one who’s partial to the whole thing, you’ll be passionate to know that the hot trend has made its way to your feet, too.
This season, designers have updated the textured style, working the wicker or raffia elements into shoes, earrings, and whimsical summer bags. The ever-so-instagrammable accessories are 2018’s must-have trend, meaning it’s time to purchase that woven slide you’ve been eyeing- today.
A premium admission to high-summer materials is confirmed by the hot trend of artisanal woven leathers. Used for bags and footwear, closely woven basket materials and simple plain weave in micro and macro proportions dominate S/S 18.
Natural earth and honey tone tan leathers confirm a classic artisan aesthetic, but multi-coloured check and colour-blocked items are noted for more directional looks. Plus, whether you pick a block heel, a pump, or even a loafer, these shoes are easy to pair with just about any summer outfit. Try out some luxe Boheme wovens now and feel even smarter when you pull them back out for the beach.
Channelling the natural spirit theme, the use of woven natural straw, raffia and rattan gains momentum off the back of the straw bag revival. Alongside classic straw tote and picnic basket styles, designers take a more experimental approach to these materials, with fringe, contrast weaves, and leather paired composition inspiring new items.
The straw weave is super summery and goes with everything in your closet right now! Flats made with natural fibres like raffia or rattan feel just right for warm weather and beach getaways, so it’s no wonder that slip-on-and-go has woven flats—and mules in particular—are getting a lot of attention on Pinterest right now. We love how they work with everything from white jeans to breezy maxi dresses.
From the straw amazing hats you’ll live in, the woven shoes you’ll strut in, and knotted bags you don't want to put down, my shoe selection is exactly what you need to up your Spring-Summer 2018 style!
Just have a look what I found for you!