Best Shoes To Wear With Capris and Cropped Pants

Capris with Sneakers

Bulky sneakers + capris make you look short and stumpy.

Of course they’re comfy, but socks and bulky sneakers worn with capris or any other type of cropped pants scream frump city! This is one summer style sin you definitely do not want to commit.

So what shoes should you wear with summer capris  and cropped trousers to look 100% more chic?

Stay away from ….

running shoes, clogs, loafers,  sandals with wide, thick straps or any heavy shoe  that covers the top of your foot, weighs you down and ruins the look.

Go for….

shoes that are open and airy up top and that show some skin. Since capris were designed to highlight your legs, shoes that cover the top of your foot will make your legs look short and stumpy.


Shoes for Capris


See how these shoes below reveal the top of the feet and make these capri pants look more chic than sneakers.

Shoes with Capris

Here’s a rundown of the most popular styles of shoes to wear with capris.

1. Flat Sandals 

Choose a simple t-strap or multiple strap, but make sure the sandal looks light and airy.

2. Pumps

A classic pointy toe pump or peeptoe is one of the top choices because it always looks elegant. Round toe are not as flattering. Peeptoe pumps add a sexy touch if you wear them with capris.

3. Block Heels

Block heels are modern and give you some height, without the hurt.

Wedges with Capris4. Wedges

Wedges give capris a sporty vibe. A flatform wedge has less of an incline, so it gives you both height and comfort. Wear a nude colored shoe or one the same color as your capris if you want to look taller.

5. Ballet Flats or D’Orsay Flats

Ballet flats worn with capri pants is a look that was made famous by Audrey Hepburn.  Flats still looks fabulous today!  D’Orsay style flats  are the newest version of a ballet flat. Their pointy toe and chic cut-out elongate your legs.
What shoes do you wear with your capris or ankle length pants? Send in a photo and let me know.


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