Surviving the School Holidays: The Ultimate Guide for Mums' Shoes this Summer

The school holidays are a whirlwind of activities, from playdates to festive family outings, leaving you as a Mum, run off your feet. As the primary orchestrators of these summer adventures, any super-mum needs the right footwear to be one STEP ahead and not only survive but thrive during this hectic time. 

We decided to put together an easy 5 key point guide of things to consider when choosing your shoes that will keep you comfortable and stylish throughout the summer school holidays.


Versatility is Key

Opt for versatile shoes that seamlessly transition from the playground to a casual lunch with friends. Stylish sneakers or comfortable slip-ons are perfect choices, offering a balance between functionality and fashion.

Our two suggestions for this would be the Bump White sneaker and Atha Emerald Patent platform sandals.

Bump White


Atha Emerald Patent




Comfort First

Long days demand comfortable shoes. Look for options with ample cushioning and support to keep you going from sunrise to sunset. Orthotic friendly shoes with built-in arch support are excellent choices for busy moms.

The pick of the week has to be Brenda Scoth sneaker and Huston Navy sneaker both by Django & Juliette.

Brenda Scotch


Huston Navy




Easy to Clean

School holidays often mean unexpected messes. Choose shoes that are easy to clean, allowing you to tackle spills and stains effortlessly. Patent leather or machine-washable options are practical and stylish for moms on the go.

Our suggestions for easy-to-clean options include Wacie Pale Rose Gold Sandals and Riku Ivory Patent Sandals.

Wacie Pale Rose Gold


Riku Ivory Patent




Slip-on and Go

In the chaos of school holidays, every minute counts. Opting for slip-on shoes can be a game-changer. Whether you're rushing to the park, orchestrating a picnic, or handling impromptu errands, slip-on shoes eliminate the hassle of laces and buckles. Choose stylish loafers or casual slip-on sneakers for a quick, on-the-go solution that effortlessly marries convenience with a touch of flair.

Our slip-on suggestions for quick, on-the-go options are Bria Emerald Slides and Oasis Black Wedge Slides.

Bria Emerald


Oasis Black




Style Meets Function

Who says comfort can't be stylish? Find shoes that effortlessly combine fashion and function. From trendy athleisure options to chic loafers, or even a pair of platform sandals, there are plenty of choices that elevate your style without compromising on comfort.

Our style-meets-function recommendations include Atha Black platform sandals and Agni Nude platform sandals.

Atha Black


Agni Nude



When shopping, keep the above 5 key factors in mind and you as a super-moms can conquer the school holidays with confidence. After all, a well-chosen pair of shoes is the foundation for a successful and enjoyable summer holiday season.

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