Düsseldorf is all about shoes. Yesterday, shoe and accessory trade fair GDS started successfully. Till Friday 31 July, more than 900 brands will present their collections for the upcoming spring/summer 2016 season. Here are the impressions and trends collected during the show's first day:

Best comfort
A.S.98. nurse sandals with striking colors (image above)

Best sneaker
Black and whites clean styles with little details Diesel (hall 9), fashion sneakers, light weight and heavy sole, are the bestsellers.
Diesel (Hall 9)
Diesel (Hall 9)

Best sandals
Fringe sandals in various colours like the ones at Replay (hall 10).
Replay (Hall 10)
Replay (Hall 10)

Best 70ies trends
'70s inspired clogs und hippie styles like the ones at Fly London (hall 10)
Fly London (Hall 10)
Fly London (Hall 10)


Best Espadrilles
Espadrilles in different styles, colors, with fringes and tassels, like the innovative style with chunky white toothed sole at Replay (hall 10).
Replay (Hall 10)
Replay (Hall 10)


Fashion Must Have
New pastel colours and sisal sole Espadrilles at Fred de la Bretonniere (hall 9)
Fred de la Bretonniere (Hall 9)
Fred de la Bretonniere (Hall 9)

Best comeback
New loafer generation with tassels, golf styles, sport shoe details, modern budapester looks, sportshoe details, heavy soles and pastel colors like the ones at Casamadre (trendsetter area).
Casamadre
Casamadre