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Flatforms Fever ⚡️ How to Wear Flatform Shoes

29th March 2017.
by Sarah.

Think flats are just boring basics at the back of your shoe-drobe? Time to think again. This is how to wear flatforms for SS17.

How to Wear Flatforms

From flatform creepers to stacked flatforms, flats are back this season. In a big way. Work the new classics into your own collection and get some styling inspiration from our blogging baes who are killing it on the daily. Bookmark this page for later bae, ’cause this is your definitive guide on how to wear flatforms.

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Back to Black

French bulldog = cutest accessory ever. However, if you’re not lucky enough to have one of these canine pals at your disposal, work the Golden Cherry’s look from the feet up in her flatform creepers. In a black faux suede and matching black gum sole, these all black flatforms are the perfect everyday option for adding a lil height to any ootd.

Simply team with black skinny jeans and an oversized slouchy cardigan for instant Instagram points and an outfit that’ll work just as well for dress down Fridays as it does for a hungover Sunday.

As Seen On: @thegoldencherry

Get The Look: Yinka Flatform Creepers

How to Wear Grey Flatforms | Public Desire Blog

Grey Layers

Fifty shades? Is that it? We’re obsessed with all things grey RN, because sometimes black’s just a bit much. Tone things down a little and work grey into your entire wardrobe. Of course, grey flatforms are a perfect trend-led way to start wearing the colour straight away. With contrast soles, these will work perfectly with any spring outfit as they elevate it to the next level.

To work with the grey, wear with washed black distressed skinny jeans, a band tee and a thin bomber jacket (yep, they’re going nowhere). These elasticated flatforms are guaranteed to kill it with any of your more casual outfits this season.

As Seen On: @blvckmattr

Get The Look: Kamila Stacked Flatform Elasticated Shoe

How to Wear Metallic Flatforms | Public Desire Blog

Feelin’ Rosy

Rose gold has got to be our biggest obsession, and we’re definitely working it into our shoe-drobe stat. These stacked flatforms come in the most beautiful shade of rose gold – more pink than gold – and they work perfectly with a lot more outfits than you’d expect at first thought.

Make like Carmen and style the metallic of the season with both black and brights. The orange jumper keeps things playful, while the black cropped chinos and slouchy hobo bag shout that this gal means business.

As Seen On: @carmen_mdfd

Get The Look: Layla Flatform Star Pumps

How to Wear Flatforms with Dresses | Public Desire Blog

Girl Power

We know that creepers are more often than not worn with casual jeans and tracksuit bottoms, but mix things up this season and make sure that they’re giving your girly outfit a lil bit of sass. The velvet adds texture, and ensures that your outfit looks luxe – even if you were shopping on a budget.

We love the mix of the super girly pink eyelash lace, featured in tiers on the skater fit dress, but the street velvet creepers add some much needed sass. Obvs the same shade carries on through, meaning the outfit works as one whole perfectly.

As Seen On: @fitfabfunmom

Get The Look: Yinka Flatform Creepers

How to Wear Flatform Trainers | Public Desire Blog

Street Stylin’

Just looking for some outfit ‘spo to get you through a weekend of errands and social calls? Then make like Gemma, and reach for a pair of old faithfuls: this is how to wear creepers for any casual occasion. The beige colour is a great basic, and works as the perfect base for any outfit of any colour.

Werk the utility trend and wear an oversized khaki shacket. Serving as the perfect cover up, this will be just the right amount of cover for spring, and looks beaut with a denim mini and bare legs.

As Seen On: @gemmatalbot

Get The Look: Yinka Flatform Creepers

How to Wear Flatforms with Jeans | Public Desire Blog

Seein’ Stars

If you’re into your prints, then these nude flatform shoes are gonna be right up your street. Lara, AKA our go-to insta gal for impeccable style, has styled them up plenty of ways, but we’re obsessed with how she’s picked out the main colours on the flatforms and worked them in to the rest of her outfit in this photo.

Colourblock like a pro: take the nude and white accents and run with them. Get out your white jeans just in time for warmer weather, and pair with a boat neck camel jumper in order to slay the nude tones like a pro.

As Seen On: @lilchen_1

Get The Look: Layla Flatform Star Pumps

How to Wear Flatform Creepers | Public Desire Blog

Pink is the New Nude

Forget nudes, this season’s all about styling the standout shade of pink. Whether you’re into more muted pastels or brighter magenta, there’s defs gonna be a shade to suit your style, so why not tick off two trends at once and pair with your new addiction to flatforms?

Fave blogger Alicia Roddy shows us how to wear flatforms with a muted pink, and pairs her white creepers with a tracksuit and sweater co-ord that looks just as flames on her feed as it does IRL.

As Seen On: @lissyroddyy

Get The Look: Yinka Flatform Creepers

How to Wear Flatform Shoes | Public Desire Blog

Take the Pleat

We’re all about having fun with fashion at PDHQ, so there’s no surprise that these metallic flatforms went straight to the top of our wishlists as soon as they hit new in. The silver shade works best with a clean colour palette – think white – as well as cool shades.

Style your silver flatforms with a white dress, featuring a contrast stripe, for a statement outfit that’ll guarantee insta likes. Finish the look with a cute mini bag, as you’ll get bonus fash points for the fun playful twist.

As Seen On: @romeosfashionfix

Get The Look: Maya Chunky Cleated Flatforms

 


Shop Flatforms.

See our flatform shoes edit below:

How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Pixie Velcro Strap Flatform Sandals
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Storm Embroidered Lace Up Flatforms
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Kamila Stacked Flatform Elasticated Shoe
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Storm Embroidered Lace Up Flatforms
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Tiger Velcro Strap Trim Flatforms
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Pixie Velcro Strap Flatform Sandals
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Layla Flatform Star Pumps
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Pixie Velcro Strap Flatform Sandals
How to Wear Flatforms | Public Desire Blog
Storm Lace Up Flatforms

Now you’re up to date on how to wear flatform shoes, why not read our other sassy style guides?

HOW TO WEAR MULES | HOW TO WEAR FUR HEELS | HOW TO WEAR ROSE GOLD SHOES


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