If buying your own shoes is difficult, imagine buying them for others. While shoes are not the gift we would normally think of, giving the trendiest shoes in the market especially to a shoe-loving friend is a gift that anyone would love. We reckon that this will not just make their day but their entire holiday season! Just be sure to add the right accessories, likeboot insoles just in case. Now comes the problem of actually getting one. We’ve got you covered with a list of some of the most-bought shoes this season. This list includes a wide range of shoes and price points that hopefully caters to your gifting needs and the receiver’s desires.
1 Lotta From Stockholm — Swedish Clogs
Clogs are back and they’re back stronger than ever! This pair of Swedish-inspired clogs are comfy, affordable, and beautiful which is why reviewers call it “trendy”. In fact, this is the most popular clog we have on our list.
2 Cole Haan — Grand Crosscourt Flatform
Many pairs of the Grand Crosscourt Flatform from Cole Haan were purchased when there was a sale which goes to show how much of a staple this pair of sneakers is. It is available in neutrals and navy which makes it very easy to match, especially when it’s already a versatile piece, to begin with.
With its rubber-grip soles, no wonder reviewers testify to its comfort and high-friction on smooth surfaces. You can’t go wrong with these sneakers. And while you’re at it, you might as well get yourself a pair. You won’t regret it!
3 Frye — Tyler Engineer Leather Boot
The Tyler Engineer Leather Boot from Frye was at the top of the list for best deals, especially at Nordstrom. The rough yet classy design of this pair of shoes is a long-lasting trend, unlike those other passing ones. It is great for versatility and more importantly, for a gift. They are also available on Gilt and Amazon if Nordstrom is inconvenient for you.
4 Nike — Air Zoom Pegasus 37 TB Running Shoe
Nike’s Air Zoom running shoes are the perfect gift for your girl-friend. Regardless of her taste, anyone could use an extra pair of running shoes, wouldn’t you agree? It provides excellent support for your feet which is what made it the top pick of the Anniversary Sale at Nordstrom. The sale might be over but you can always snag these bestsellers up at Nike’s brand site.
5 UGG — Scuffette II Slipper
These slippers from UGG are anything but slippers. They are classy and are one of the most sought-after items by shoppers. The Scuffette II Slippers might be made of suede but they are water-resistant, comfortable, and great for in-house wear. These slippers make the time spent at home special, which is ideal for the holiday season because it’s all about happiness and feeling special.
6 Everlane — ReNew Slipper
Another slipper on our list is the ReNew Slipper from Everlane. This pair of quilted slippers has a simple design that complements the fact that it’s totally made of recycled materials. It’s impressively constructed with a cushioned interior that wraps your feet up in a comfortable embrace. It’s literally a gift that keeps on giving!
7 L.L. Bean — Waterproof Katahdin Hiking Boots
The Waterproof Katahdin Hiking Boots from L.L. Bean is another favorite among buyers this year. Judging by how it’s made and the quality of the boots, this doesn’t come as a surprise. It is made from mesh, waterproof suede, and has a midsole that provides support yet looks fashionable. It is also sold at a great price point. That said, the sizing options can be quite restricted.
8 Zara — Low Heeled Leather Tall Boots
Comfort is all the rage these days and this pair of boots speaks to the preference of reviewers as seen by its popularity. The tall leather boots are sure to be loved by any shoe-loving giftee and the low heels complete the boots by adding the comfort factor. When heels were all anyone could wear, many take morning strolls in their heels. Now that trending boots include the Low Heeled Leather Tall Boots which offers both comfort and design, why not give this to your friend as the ultimate gift for the holiday season?
9 Allbirds — Wool Piper Sneakers
Allbirds is a brand that is known for its sustainable sourcing and it’s the same for their newest Wool Piper Sneakers. The Wool Piper Sneakers are fashionable and environmentally-friendly which is a rare find in the market. On top of that, this pair was one of the top-buys of the year. Thus, giving this as a gift is guaranteed to bring joy to the giftee.
10 PORTLAND by Portland Boot Company — Faux Fur Trim Chelsea Boot
When Walmart had their Big Sale Event, these shoes made their debut and quickly became the crowd favorite. The fact that it’s a Chelsea boot is already reason enough to love it. Together with the faux fur that lines the boots, this makes the perfect gift for the holiday season, especially during the winter. The Faux Fur Trim Chelsea Boot keeps your feet warm while keeping you stylish during the cold. Oh, and did we mention that it’s a really affordable option?
11 PrettyLittleThing — Chunky Cleated Sole Sneakers
Chunky sneakers are definitely a trend this year because of their contemporary, casual-chic design. One of the best ones in the market is the Chunky Cleated Sole Sneakers from PrettyLittleThing. This pair has an added advantage because of its luxurious cream color, fair price point, and versatility that will fit nicely into any wardrobe.
12 Zara — Faux Fur Lined Clogs
The Faux Fur Lined Clogs from Zara made it to this list because it isn’t just functional, but it’s also comfortable. Pairing it with ribbed socks is simply a match made in heaven. Some might be hesitant towards clogs but trust us when we say that it’s a hot item and would make the best gift for your giftee.
Getting shoes for someone is a gift that keeps giving, but it can be tough to choose the right one, especially since you won’t be the one wearing them. That said, we hope that by showing these options from the list to your giftee, it would make life easier for you while guaranteeing that the receiver will love it! Happy shopping and have a great holiday!