Can You Wear Suede Shoes in the Summer?


Wearing suede shoes in the summer is always an option, you just have to make sure they're the right style. Strapping on a chunky pair of boots or closed off suede shoes in hot weather will only result in massive discomfort and sweaty feet. You can, however, get yourself a couple of cute pairs of suede summer shoes; they will not only complete your look, but keep you feeling as cool as you look.


Suede is totally doable if you purchase some gorgeous suede wedges. Wedges are always a summer staple; they have even been sprawled across the catwalks of Chanel and Burberry. A nice pair of suede wedges will help you to achieve a cool '70s look and they are the most comfortable form of heel. Suede is an excellent choice for summer footwear because it breathes. Look for open-toed wedges to keep the look summery and cool.

Boat Shoes or Deck Shoes

Finding a closed-toe suede shoe for summer is only tough when you assume suede shoes are always boot-like. Get aquainted with the deck shoe also known as the boat shoe. With a slip resistant rubber sole and uber cool contrasting colored lacing, deck shoes are a major summer trend. Seek out your suede pair to complete a nauticul masculine look. This style of shoes in suede will breathe well but also offer you plenty of comfort for long walks in the park.


Moccasins are traditionally made of suede and so finding your perfect pair should not be difficult. They tend to be a lightweight thin shoe and so will allow air to circulate. Moccasins are an excellent fashion forward addition to a bohemian look, and with Nicole Richie among those who wear moccasins in the warmest of weather, you will be in excellent company.


The espadrille is an absolute summer classic. Wearing suede espadrilles will keep you cool and you'll look stylish all at once. Espadrilles are the summery shoes that have a plaited roped sole. They come in wedged heels and flat sandal styles too. This type of summer shoes is popular with Jennifer Aniston and countless others who love the practical comfort combination. Get into your favorite shoe shop and get yourself a pair of suede espadrilles. They will make an excellent investment piece as they never go out of style. If you can get real suede it will make for a long lasting durable pair of summer sandals allowing you to wear them year in and year out.

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