With less than a week to go before the official start of spring, it’s time to check out 4 hot summer trends, because shoes.

Lace-up gladiators, espadrille wedges and citrus yellow suede – all the season’s it shoes are here to play. Here’s why we love them.

It’s like summer in shoe form! The low block heel is set to become a new classic. You’ll be wearing this cork and citrus combo every day. studio.w block heels, R550

The espadrille’s excellent fashion pedigree makes it an obvious choice. Choose an eye-catching pair in a bright shade with an ankle strap or ties, platform, wedge, or open heel. 
Lace-up nautical wedge espadrilles, R299.95

On the catwalk and on the streets of fashion capitals around the world, those in the know laced up in Grecian-inspired statement sandals. Whether you choose heels or flats, plain or printed, it’s time to get all tied up. 

Gladiators have defied trendy disposability to be the go-to summer sandal. Channel your inner goddess with flats or heels, laced or buckled.
From left: Studded block heel, R599, leather lace-up gladiators, R599, buckled gladiators, R299.95

Don’t miss out on these season must-haves from Woolworths. Check out more summer styles and shop here

Plus! WRewards members get 20% off selected summer shoes online only until 4 September 2016. Plus, pay with your Woolies cards for an extra 5% off. Ts & Cs apply.