Though wooden clogs and mules have gained a history of unpleasant impression and reputation, clogs can look fashionable, chic, and classy. In fact, the right clogs or mules with right outfits can be the best footwear choices for women who spend a lot of time on their feet. Whether open backed or closed, they slide on or off the feet easily, give excellent support to the legs, and leave lots of “wiggle room” for the toes. Indeed, they are comfortable but not so stylish if you don’t know how to wear them. So, keep on scrolling for a few fashion ideas on wearing clogs and mules with style.
Though a lot of platform shoes are marketed as clogs, the thick rocker bottom platform or sole material for clogs will always be wood or polyurethane. Floor contact surface of clogs is made of a synthetic material for safety and the style varies from open back, with strap, and even in closed styles, the fit is not tight since clogs are designed to fit the feet more loosely. And to clear up the confusion is between clogs and mules, clogs are backless shoes with wooden platform while mules are backless high heeled shoes which don’t have a platform. When choosing clogs, make sure you opt for a pair with the right heel height for you so you’re able to walk in them comfortably.
There are dressy high heeled clogs and mules you can wear with dresses that are also appropriate for business attire. Though clogs are generally tall shoes because of its platform base, these dressy clogs reshape the platform to define a heel creating the appearance of a standard high heeled shoes. Define your desired fashion style whether it’ a Bohemian-inspired, vintage, modern, or sophisticated by wearing a dress with the said style. If your style is bohemian-chic, pair your clogs or mules with a silk dress with vintage prints. For a modern and sophisticated vibe, wear your clogs or mules with a sheer dress and add a modern handbag and gold accessories.
Clogs and mules can also be worn with skirts. If you like Blair Eadie’s style, opt for a modern blazer, bow tie blouse and pleated skirt with modern mules to give off a modern sophisticated vibe. For a bohemian feel, throw on layers like Susanna Lau. If a vintage touch is your choice, you may wear a ruffled crop top with an Aztec print wrap skirt and wear some vintage accessories like Jane Aldridge.
[ Also Read: How To Style Platform Shoes ]
For a cool casual style, pair your clogs or mules with anything denim. Boot clogs, wedge clogs, and sandal clog or mules look great with shortalls and denim jeans whether distressed or not. You may wear a women tank top, basic shirt, feminine blouse, kimono, or throw on a cardigan for a balanced look.
Clogs and mules also look great with dressy jumpsuits and pants. Just keep your accessories simple to avoid looking overdone. You may simply wear statement sunglasses to complement your style and structured bag for a sophisticated feel.
So there you have it! Clogs and mules are versatile footwear that you can sport with various styles you want to pull off. Just be sure to always flaunt the styles that reflect your individuality and have a modern and chic feel to them.