Founded in Italy in 1966, Bottega Veneta has established itself as the go-to brand for luxurious hand-woven leather goods. With discretion, craftsmanship and quality at its heart, the label has since expanded to include women's and men's ready-to-wear, fine jewellery, shoes and more. A stylish complement to Bottega Veneta's women's ready-to-wear line, this line of flat shoes exudes refined elegance. Striking the perfect balance between form and function, this shoe collection includes court shoes, loafers, brogues, leather slippers and sandals. For an effortless way to work signature Bottega Veneta style into your look, invest in leather flats accented with the iconic intrecciato weave.
The Bottega Veneta Flat Shoes Buying Guide
Founded in Italy in 1966, Bottega Veneta has established itself as the go-to brand for luxurious hand-woven leather goods. With discretion, craftsmanship and quality at its heart, the label has since expanded to include women's and men's ready-to-wear, fine jewelry, shoes and more. A stylish complement to Bottega Veneta's women's ready-to-wear line, this line of flat shoes exudes refined elegance. Striking the perfect balance between form and function, this shoe collection includes pumps, loafers, brogues, leather slippers and sandals. For an effortless way to work signature Bottega Veneta style into your look, invest in leather flats accented with the iconic intrecciato weave.
Famed for iconic heels like the Intrecciato weave and the signature padded sandal, this luxury Italian brand has made a name for itself in the footwear game. The Bottega Veneta flats collection features the same iconic design features, but delivers a much more casual option for everyday wear. Its collections are instantly recognized, and the Bottega Veneta DNA is interpreted throughout the entire flat footwear range. The Intrecciato weave flat sandal makes an easy choice for Spring/Summer, and the padded slides are perfect for packing in your weekend bag. For work or low-key evenings, ballet pumps offer comfort and elegance rolled into one, while the espadrilles and slip-ons will have you vacation-ready. Below, see our Bottega Veneta buying guide to help you narrow down your selection and find the right size, fit and style.
The Most Wanted Bottega Veneta Flats
Bottega Veneta’s Flat Sandals
Designed to elevate casual wardrobes, the Bottega Veneta flat sandals range is the ultimate choice for vacation days. The iconic Intrecciato weave or padded design help to add a smart/casual edge, taking you from the beach boardwalk to chic cafes and restaurants. Choose from a range of colors, including classic black, soft neutrals, or bold brights like red, orange and cobalt blue.
Bottega Veneta’s Loafers
Bottega Veneta’s loafers and moccasins collection adds a touch of refinement to your Spring/Summer closet, creating an easy choice for days when you need to be smart yet casual, polished but also laidback. Suitable for work, shopping, evenings or meetings with friends, the classic Bottega Veneta loafer is highly versatile. Featuring smooth leather or the signature weave, it’s a chic and comfortable option whatever the occasion.
Bottega Veneta’s Ballerina Pumps
The throw-on-and-go flat for women who don’t have time to mess around - classic ballerinas are a trusty must-have for casual weekends. Bottega Veneta’s ballerina pumps are an all year round staple, a signature footwear piece that has a place in everyone’s closet. It’s easy to wear with just about anything you own, and can be styled with jeans, pants and dresses alike. Made from premium leather that molds to your feet, outstanding comfort goes without saying.
The Bottega Veneta Flats Sizing Guide
Made from premium leather, Bottega Veneta flats will mold to the shape of your feet, providing a seamless fit. All footwear from this brand is labeled in EU sizing, which aligns with Italian shoe sizes. Half sizes are available and the sizing range is diverse, offering petite shoes sizes as small as a 34 EU / 1 UK / 4 US.
To determine the correct Bottega Veneta shoe size for you, use our conversion chart below. For example, if you typically wear a women’s UK 5 or US 8, you should take your Bottega Veneta flats in a 38.
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How To Care For Bottega Veneta Flats
The shoe range from Bottega Veneta is made from high quality leather that will age and change shape over time. This natural wear and tear will add to the unique charm and beauty of your leather products. To maintain their condition for longer, treat all leather shoes with care.
- Basic Bottega Veneta leather care guidelines:
Use a soft cloth to wipe your flats clean after use
Specialist leather conditioners can be used to keep skins moist and supple (and to prevent drying and cracking over time)
If using leather conditioners or creams, avoid products that change the leather’s color
Always store in a dry place away from direct sunlight, heat sources, or damp
- Where are Bottega Veneta flats made?
Leather goods from this brand are made in Italy using the finest materials, such calfskin leather, lambskin and nappa leather, as well as soft suede. The house itself is headquartered in Lugano, Switzerland, with offices in Milan and Vicenza, Italy.
- Are Bottega Veneta flats comfortable?
Bottega Veneta flats use premium leather on the exterior as well as the lining. This provides comfort for the wearer, and pumps and sandals will shape to the foot after being worn in.
- How can I authenticate a pair of Bottega Veneta flats?
Bottega Veneta’s shoes are always made of 100% genuine leather and premium materials, never synthetics or leather substitutes. To make sure you buy the real deal, avoid auction sites when buying preloved. Always shop with official designer retailers or resellers, like the ones featured on Lyst.