Fashion insiders aren’t afraid to shy away from the trends of the moment, so it’s no surprise they’re embracing some of fall’s most controversial shoe styles. Yes, fall may still be months away, but everyone ahead of the curve has already adopted the shoe trends that will be big in a few months—think styles like square-toe heels, hot pink heels, and “duck” boots (not to be confused with these).
Ahead, see the five major fall shoe trends fashion girls are behind and how they’re wearing them now—each of these are must-buys for the season ahead that are worth investing in now. Even if you’re unsure how to style the tricky silhouettes, there are plenty of chic ways fashion girls are adding them to their outfits. Go on to shop our edit and get a head start on fall style.