Hybrid is not a new concept when it comes to fashion shoe designs. From sneaker boots hybrid, sock sneakers, sneaker sandals or loafer mules, many shoe designs these days are the combination of two different shoe styles for the advantages of both and the result is often amazingly. Being fashionable and comfortable at the same time, these hybrid shoes are taking over fashion by storm and continuously making new waves from runway to the streets. As a trendsetter, Kaia Gerber took this hybrid trend from runway to the red carpet of 2018 CFDA Awards and sported it in her own way.
Kaia Gerber looked amazing when hit the red carpet of 2018 CFDA Awards together with Alexander Wang. The supermodel was wearing the brand head to toe in boxer shorts and an crop oversize pajama shirt. The casual separates were completed with a pair of statement black sheer stocking sandals featuring spike stilettoes. The crystal encrusted brand name of “Alexander Wang” running on the side added a luxurious touch. The transparent PVC straps on the sandals are trendy and functional. The casual chic red carpet attire was finished off with a sparkly diamante crusted clutch for extra sophistication.
The head turning stocking sandals are not only put the hybrid shoe trend on display but also a nod to the biggest trend of this summer – the transparent shoes. From rainwear inspired trench coats, Lucite heels, PVC sandal slides to clear vinyl handbags, PVC accessories are everywhere and the fashion crowd are obsessed with it. It may be the trend hard to pull off for everyone. But keep it to the minimal like Kaia Gerber red carpet look can be a way to address it without look like wearing a raincoat.