Trend Report: American-Inspired
March 20, 2015

It’s the first official day of spring! Backyard BBQs and weekend getaways are on the horizon. Bike rides, picnics in the park, and nights out for ice cream will slowly settle back into our weekly routine. These favorite pastimes remind us of childhood, so it’s obvious that a few popular spring trends feel so utterly… American!


The classic boat shoe has been reinvented throughout the decades. This season, guys will love the ease of a laceless slip-on and the breathability of perforated leather. Perfect for trips to the beach and a snow cone along the boardwalk.

Steve Madden Gameon Boat Shoe $49.95 (Compare at $60)


You don’t have to live below the Mason-Dixon line to appreciate a little southern flair. Western-inspired trends are bringing cowboy boots to the masses. Feminine lace-trimmed wedges and classic striped flats are having their moment too, and guaranteed to wear well through all of summer’s red, white, and blue festivities.

Crown Vintage Tabitha Bootie $69.95 (Compare at $100)

Coconuts Gaucho Western Boot $69.95 (Compare at $89), Lucky Brand Ranette Wedge Sandal $59.95 (Compare at $89), BCBGeneration Annya Denim Flat $49.95 (Compare at $89)