Fashion: The platform sole gets a reboot

The chunky boot is in fashion this season and well into next. The best part? They give you that added height without a dreaded heel

15th November, 2020
The utilitarian look influencing the chunky boot trend is not only stylish, but comfortable and convenient

The platform styles we have seen over the past few seasons are not going anywhere fast. First, it was trainers such as the triple S from Balenciaga and Alexander McQueen’s runway sneaker, but now the platform has evolved with a utility twist.

Certain brands have obtained cult status already, such as Prada with its monolith boots, and of course longtime favourite Doc Martens with its original eight-eye boots. Whether you are looking for...

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