1940s Shoes

 The 1940s were a practical and restricted time in fashion, with war-time rationing slimming and shortening silhouettes. Shoes of the '40s were chunky and pragmatic, with peep toes, platforms, and wedges being the order of the day. Our 1940s shoes reflect the styling and color palette popular in this decade. 

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Addie 1940s Pumps by Miss L Fire (Dark Blue)

Elegant, comfortable, attractive, and sturdy. These are the hallmarks of great vintage shoes. The Addie in Dark Blue, by Miss L Fire, embody all of these elements, with beautiful suede and embossed leather uppers, comfortable manmade soling, a well-balanced 1940s heel, and all put together in a love..

$168.00

Addie 1940s Pumps by Miss L Fire (Rust)

Sturdy, elegant, comfortable, and attractive. These are the elements of beautiful vintage footwear. The Addie in Rust, by Miss L Fire, embody all of these requirements, with beautiful real leather uppers, comfortable rubber soling, a sturdy and well-balanced 1940s heel, and all put together in beaut..

$168.00

Alberta 1940s Platform Shoes by Miss L Fire (Floral) -$50.00

Alberta 1940s Platform Shoes by Miss L Fire (Floral)

The 1940s were all about incredible platform shoes. The Alberta platforms are stunningly ornate, paying homage to Carmen Miranda and the 1940s interest in exotic locales and motifs. With unique metallic-printed suede, leather lining, and tall but sturdy platform heel, the Alberta shoes certainly mak..

$170.00 $120.00

Betty 1940s Platform Sandals by Miss L Fire (Black)

Nothing accents your gorgeous 1940s outfit better than an iconic pair of platform sandals. Our Miss L Fire Betty platforms feature cutout detailing, peep toes, adjustable strap closure, and a 3" reproduction vintage heel. The Betty 1940s shoes are a gorgeous recreation made by independent English de..

$165.00

Carly Retro T-strap Shoes by Chelsea Crew (Black)

Nothing compliments a wardrobe more than an excellent all-around retro shoe like Carly. With the iconic t-strap, sophisticated peep toe, and a comfortable, well-balanced heel, the Carly Retro T-Straps will carry you through all seasons in style. Pair the Carly Retro T-Straps with vintage and modern ..

$68.00

Carly Retro T-strap Shoes by Chelsea Crew (Red)

Nothing compliments a wardrobe more than an excellent all-around retro shoe like Carly. With the iconic t-strap, sophisticated peep toe, and a comfortable, well-balanced heel, the Carly Retro T-Straps will carry you through all seasons in style. Pair the Carly Retro T-Straps with vintage and modern ..

$68.00

Deka Retro Sandals by Restricted (Whiskey)

The Deka sandals are a beautiful retro addition to your vintage wardrobe. With old fashioned design cues and adjustable strap, Deka Retro Sandals will carry you through Summer days or a night out. Wear your Deka sandals with your true vintage outfits, Rockabilly inspired wardrobe, or to add a little..

$65.00

Diana Vintage Glamour Sandals by Chelsea Crew (Gold)

Old Hollywood comes alive with the stunning Diana Vintage Glamour Sandals in sparkling gold. With three subtle tones of glittering gold fabric creating these showstopping t-strap sandals, the Diana Vintage Glamour Sandals are the perfect accessory to set off your retro evening gown or bring a bit of..

$68.00

Dolores 1940s Slingback Shoes by Royal Vintage (Brown)

Dolores 1940s Slingback Platform Shoes are wonderfully iconic 1940s shoes. With the platform, chunky '40s heel, peep toes, and slingback strap, these gorgeous faux-alligator sandals pay homage to the glamorous era of their namesake Dolores del Rio. Made of calf leather stamped in an alligator patter..

$150.00

Dolores 1940s Slingback Shoes by Royal Vintage (Green)

Dolores 1940s Slingback Platform Shoes are an iconic 1940s style - the platform slingback - paying homage to the glamorous era of Dolores del Rio, Rita Hayworth, and Katharine Hepburn. The Dolores Slingbacks are made of real leather stamped in a faux alligator pattern, lined in leather, and soled in..

$150.00

Gabrielle 1940s Crystal Pumps by Miss L Fire (Green)

A prettier shoe you never did see! The glittering emerald Gabrielle pumps by Miss L Fire feature gorgeous deep green suede adorned with sparkling diamante crystals on the toes and heel. The perfectly-balance, chunky '40s heel and iconic round toe set these vintage beauties apart, making the Gabriell..

$160.00

Halina Peep Toe Pumps by b.a.i.t. (Cream) -$22.00

Halina Peep Toe Pumps by b.a.i.t. (Cream)

Halina pumps are a wonderful choice for your Summer 1930s and 1940s outfits. Halina features authentic perforated uppers, peep toes, and 2.875" retro Cuban heel...

$72.00 $50.00

Jojo Retro Sandals by Chelsea Crew (Black)

Unique, cute, stylish and very vintage perfectly describe the Jojo Retro Sandals by Chelsea Crew. With diamond-shaped perforations, peep toe, and adjustable lace-up closure, the Jojo sandals offer adorable retro styling to pair with your vintage or modern outfits.Jojo is also available in Bone...

$68.00

Jojo Retro Sandals by Chelsea Crew (Bone)

Cute, stylish, unique, and oh so vintage - these are the Jojo Retro Sandals by Chelsea Crew. With diamond-shaped perforations, a lace closure, and peep toe, the Jojo sandals offer adorable retro styling to pair with your vintage or modern outfits.Jojo is also available in Black...

$68.00

Kiki 1940s Wedges by b.a.i.t. (Yellow) -$20.00

Kiki 1940s Wedges by b.a.i.t. (Yellow)

A great 1940s style wedge is a staple of any retro wardrobe. Practical and period-perfect, women in the 1940s favored wedges for their comfort and style. The Kiki 1940s wedges are fabulous reproduction shoes made of vegan faux leather in a beautiful mustard yellow. The 2" wedge heel is chunky and ea..

$68.00 $48.00

Lavana Old Hollywood Sandals by Chelsea Crew (Black)

The glamour and sparkle of Old Hollywood shine bright in the Lavana Old Hollywood Sandals by Chelsea Crew. In a beautiful glossy black satin with gold gilt leather trim, the Lavana are styled perfectly for 1930s and 1940s evening dress. Pair them with a floor-length gown with a retro vibe or any gla..

$68.00

Lavana Old Hollywood Sandals by Chelsea Crew (Silver)

The glitz and the glamour of Old Hollywood shine bright in the Lavana Old Hollywood Sandals by Chelsea Crew. In a beautiful silver satin with silver gilt leather trim, the Lavana are styled wonderfully for 1930s and 1940s evening dress. Pair them with a floor-length gown with a retro vibe, your wedd..

$68.00

Leaf 1940s Ankle Strap Pumps by Chelsea Crew (Black)

Elegant shoes are the essential accessory to set off the perfect 1940s outfit. Ankle straps were highly popular in the '40s, and are the perfect touch for giving a retro vibe to even modern attire. Our beautiful Leaf '40s ankle strap shoes offer a beautiful profile combined with great balance, comfo..

$65.00

Leaf 1940s Ankle Strap Pumps by Chelsea Crew (Burgundy)

Glamorous ankle strap pumps are an iconic style of the 1940s. In sophisticated burgundy microsuede and featuring scalloped detailing on the vamp, the Leaf peep toe shoes will lend that subtle style and pop of color to both day and evening '40s ensembles.Leaf also comes in black microsuede...

$65.00

Lester Retro TStraps by Chelsea Crew (Red/White)

For a fun retro vibe, try the festive Lester Retro Tstraps in very vintage red and white. With a peep toe, adjustable buckle closure, and comfortable heel height, the Lesters are a great addition to your throwback wardrobe. These adorable shoes will go great with 1920s, 1930s, or 1940s outfits in su..

$65.00

Lila 1940s Platform Shoes by Miss L Fire (Black) -$21.00

Lila 1940s Platform Shoes by Miss L Fire (Black)

The 1940s were characterized by platform shoes, often in black with bold accents like rhinestones and studs. The Lila platforms are the very essence of 1940s pinup chic, with an all-in-one 1.5 inch platform* and 4.5 inch heel decorated with tiny metallic studs. Pair these stunners with both evening ..

$120.00 $99.00

Lola 1940s Ankle Strap Pumps by Chelsea Crew (Black)

Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world. Lola pumps are sophisticated, sexy, and perfectly 1940s, featuring quality black suede uppers, a flattering peep toe, 3.625" heel, and the iconic '40s ankle strap..

$65.00

Lola 1940s Ankle Strap Pumps by Chelsea Crew (Gold)

A bit va-voom is all it takes to give that extra something to your 1940s bombshell look. The Lola pumps in sparkling gold embody that Marilyn Monroe essence, featuring a shimmering gold fabric upper, flattering peep toe, 3.625" heel, and the iconic '40s ankle strap. Light, low-profile, and sexy..

$65.00

Lola 1940s Ankle Strap Pumps by Chelsea Crew (Green)

The Lola 1840s Ankle Straps in green are sophisticated, sexy, and perfectly 1940s, featuring beautiful, very vintage green color microsuede, a flattering peep toe, 3.625" heel, and the iconic '40s ankle strap. These lovely shoes come in a beautiful green color and are a great choice for retro o..

$65.00

Loraine 1940s Sandals by b.a.i.t. (Red

Our cute Loraine 1940s sandals are the perfect addition to your 40s inspired wardrobe. Made of vegan leather in bright cherry red, these beautiful platform sandals shout Summer and will pair perfectly with warm-weather outfits. The Loraine 1940s sandals have a 4" heel with a 0.5" platform (feels lik..

$75.00

Mandy Retro Mary Jane Shoes by Chelsea Crew (Black/White)

Mandy Retro Mary Janes give you the best bang for your footwear buck with amazing retro styling in eyecatching black and white spectator design. With a wide, adjustable strap, fancy brogue cutouts, and a sturdy welted sole, the Mandy Retro Mary Jane are an excellent all-season shoe for retro, vintag..

$67.00

Mandy Retro Mary Jane Shoes by Chelsea Crew (Tan)

Mandy Retro Mary Janes are full of lovely retro styling in a beautiful brogued spectator design. With a wide, adjustable strap, fancy detailing on the toe and heel, and a sturdy welted sole, the Mandy Retro Mary Jane are an excellent all-season shoe for retro, vintage, and modern outfits...

$67.00

Marilyn 1940s Pumps by Royal Vintage (Black)

Marilyn 1940s Pumps are beautiful and curvaceous, just like their namesake Marilyn Monroe. Sexy and sophisticated, the Marilyn pumps feature a round toe, original 1940s heel, and sweetheart vamp, all creating a beautiful line for the legs. Perfect for every gal from bombshell to librarian, the Maril..

$150.00

Marilyn 1940s Pumps by Royal Vintage (Red)

Just like their namesake, the Marilyn pumps are sophisticated and sexy. These beauties are so much more than your everday heels! With a curvy design, round toe, and original 1940s heel, the Marilyn pumps complement the curves of the legs. Great for all ladies from bombshells to librarians, the Maril..

$150.00

Nico 1940s T-Strap Sandals by Miz Mooz (Cherry) -$31.00

Nico 1940s T-Strap Sandals by Miz Mooz (Cherry)

Add fun and flair to your vintage ensemble with a bright pair of Nico 1940s sandals. Our Nico shoes feature perforated vamp, scalloped trim, adjustable t-strap closure, and a 3.625"retro Cuban heel...

$130.00 $99.00

Nita 1940s Ankle Strap Sandals by Royal Vintage (Black)

Nita 1940s Ankle Strap Sandals define the 1940s like no other style. The Nita sandals are faithful reproductions patterned directly from original 1940s shoes. With butter-soft suede leather, leather lining, and non-slip rubber soling, the Nitas Ankle Straps are a d'orsay with an adjustable strap and..

$145.00

Panther Retro Flats by Chelsea Crew (Black) -$10.00

Panther Retro Flats by Chelsea Crew (Black)

Panther Retro Flats are the perfect way to add a bit of retro flair to your outfit while staying cute and comfortable all day long. Made of lovely black microsuede with a rubber sole, the fringe detail on the vamp and tapered toe of the Panther Retro Flats lends that vintage feel to these versatile ..

$55.00 $45.00

Panther Retro Flats by Chelsea Crew (Red) -$10.00

Panther Retro Flats by Chelsea Crew (Red)

Panther Retro Flats are an adorable way to add a bit of retro flair to your outfit while staying cute and comfortable all day long. Made of quality microsuede with a rubber sole, the tapered toe and fringe detail on the vamp of the Panther Retro Flats gives interest and that vintage feel to these ve..

$55.00 $45.00

Peggy 1940s Spectator Pumps by Royal Vintage (Black/White)

Peggy 1940s Spectator Pumps in Black/White have 1940s style in spades. Designed directly from original vintage shoes, the black and white Peggy wingtips are made of top quality leather with a non-slip rubber sole, arch support, and a 3" heel straight off an original 1940s shoe. The Peggy is perfect ..

$150.00

Peggy 1940s Spectator Pumps by Royal Vintage (Brown/White)

Peggy 1940s Spectator Pumps in Brown/White are quintessentially 1940s. Designed from original vintage shoes, the all-leather Peggy features wingtip styling with subtle broguing in rich brown and bright white, with a high vamp, round toe, and three inch '40s cuban heel. The two-tone Peggy goes with j..

$150.00

Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles (Black) -$10.00

Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles (Black)

Vintage catalogs are full of beautiful shoes with interesting details. These Art Deco elements are brought back to life in the interesting lattice design on the vamp of the Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles. The arresting vamp, round toes, and beautiful grey microsuede combine to make the Petr..

$80.00 $70.00

Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles (Grey) -$10.00

Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles (Grey)

Vintage catalogs are full of beautiful shoes with interesting details. These Art Deco elements are brought back to life in the interesting "cage" design on the vamp of the Petroleum Art Deco Booties by Aerosoles. The arresting vamp, round toes, and beautiful grey microsuede combine to make the Petro..

$80.00 $70.00

Sergi Vintage T-straps by Chelsea Crew (Gold)

The flirty fun of the 1920s and the sultry glamour of the 1930s is perfectly exhibited in the gorgeous Sergi Vintage T-Strap Shoes in a soft metallic gold. With stunning strapwork on the toes and the easy fit and adjustability of  the t-strap with buckle closure, the Sergi vintage shoes will ca..

$68.00