It always feels like, shoes in particular come in at two very different price points, less than $100 or less than $2000. Which leaves a lot to be desired for those of us who want comfortable, yet well-priced shoes. It wasn’t easy, but we have identified 8 amazing shoe brands at more reasonable prices. Some more reasonable than others…
Founders Valentina, Sabina and Denitsa launched BY FAR to create fun shoes and accessories that women everywhere will love – high-profile fans include Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid and the Haim sisters. Inspired by the late ’80s, ’90s and early noughties, the label’s sleek, vintage-inspired designs are handmade in the same family-run factory from a mix of premium and sustainable Italian leather and suede.
Having honed her skills at Donna Karan and Tory Burch, Mercedes Castillo introduces an eponymous footwear collection inspired by architecture and mid-century design. The designs are defined by sculptural shapes, geometric ornamentation and bold colors. The insoles are discreetly embossed with the founder’s name, keeping the emphasis on craftsmanship.
Wandler is committed to sincere quality, each design is handmade in Italy. In 2017, Elza Wandler launched her namesake brand. Born and raised in the South of The Netherlands, the designer currently works and lives in Amsterdam.
Suecomma Bonnie is a brand launched by Korea’s 1st generation shoe designer, and opened its first store in Cheongdam back in 2003. The line has expanded since then, now available in more than 25 countries including Saudi Arabia. The line is best known for its sneakers although their court shoes are also quite fabulous.
Paloma Barceló is a women’s footwear label based in Spain. The collection includes handmade espadrilles and sandals in classic shapes and styles that capture the expert craftsmanship of the Spanish aesthetic.
There are few things more dependable than the Vince Camuto brand. Whether its clothing or shoes, you can always ensure a good quality and price. Louise et Cie is part of the Vince Camuto brand. Slightly more feminine and fashion forward, there is plenty for everyone at this on-trend, price-conscious company.
Brazilian shoe brand Vicenza falls into the same category as Sam Edelman and Schutz, in that they are fashion and price-conscious. With a wide range to choose from, this brand suits almost all ages from early 20s to 60s and beyond.
Villa Rouge has plenty of styles to appreciate on ShopBop, Milan Style and even Amazon. They just don’t seem to have their own website or Instagram, unless you are looking for a villa in France’s Wine Country… From snakeskin cowboy boots and loafers to platform sandals, they selection is quite expansive if you can find them!