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Top 20 from Milan Fashion Week

Extreme footwear propositions and luxury comfort shared the spotlight in the Italian fashion capital.

Gucci fall 14

Gucci fall '14

Photo By Davide Maestri

For fall '14, Milan's footwear was composed of both audacious new propositions and a strong sense of amplified luxury. Fur cropped up in the most unusual places — on heels, tongues and straps (usually on uppers) at MSGM, Fendi, Bruno Magli and René Caovilla. Menswear-inspired styles, often with outsize tongue and kiltie details, were a sartorial favorite at Marni, Santoni and Fratelli Rossetti. Needle-nose toes continued to trend at Marco de Vincenzo, Bally and Casadei, while a forgotten style staged a refreshing comeback at Prada: the square toe. Suddenly, it's hip again.

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