While flapper-era versions
will be flooding the shoe
shelves come fall, check
out Calvin Klein’s spare
translation. Unlike its
thicker cousins, this T-strap
works better with black crepe than wool tweed. Ultra VioletPurple
as in eggplant and plumis strong for fall clothes, but the trend shows a new intensity south of the shin in bold takes like these strappy sandals. Worried about how they will play with others in your closet? Trust us, they’re super-congenial. They look pretty with brown, navy and gray.
Patent leather platforms,
Calvin Klein Collection, $595;
Leather platforms with rubber soles and wooden heels, Shoes for Lovely
People, $120; at Point Shoes, 212-354-4070.