Sole Searching for the Perfect "Selfeet"

Courtesy of Melanie Reichman
Courtesy of Melanie Reichman

What do you get when you mix wanderlust and a shoe fetish? It’s trending hard on Instagram, and it’s called a “selfeet.” This new type of self-portrait gives you a chance to show off fabulous footwear paired with the most intriguing floors you come upon during your travels.

“When feet meet nice floors, take a selfeet.” Such is the motto of the Instagram account and hashtag, #ihavethisthingwithfloors, launched by Pien van Wijmen, Joshua Jansen, and Edith Beurskens in Amsterdam.

The following “selfeets” reflect not only sartorial prowess, but skill in finding eye-catching and inspirational places to, well, walk all over. From Cabarita Beach in New South Wales, to Yorba Linda in Southern California, these stunning floors and feet, (well, shoes) culled from Instagram will inspire your fashion sense and next trip.

1. San Francisco, Superga Gingham Sneaker

A post shared by Caroline Curran | Perfect10SF (@carolinemcurran) on May 4, 2017 at 3:17pm PDT

2. Portland, Soludos Avocado Slip On Sneakers

A post shared by I Have This Thing With Floors (@ihavethisthingwithfloors) on May 6, 2017 at 2:00am PDT

3. Boston, Vegetarian Shoes Wingtips

A post shared by Nick Misani (@nickmisani) on May 16, 2017 at 9:07am PDT

4. Toronto, Tory Burch Ballet Flats

A post shared by Ashley🍁Gluten Free Lifestyle (@celiacandthe6ix) on May 18, 2017 at 3:30am PDT

5. Singapore, The World At Your Feet Sandals

A post shared by THE WORLD AT YOUR FEET ( on May 17, 2017 at 11:14pm PDT

6. Cabarita Beach, Alexander Wang Black Leather Sandals

A post shared by BASE COLOUR | Holly Titheridge (@_hollyt) on Mar 24, 2017 at 3:17pm PDT

7. Kentucky, Anthropologie Slide Sandals

A post shared by Anthropologie (@anthropologie) on Mar 28, 2017 at 6:23pm PDT

8. Philadelphia, Net-A-Porter Flats

A post shared by Veronica Popoiacu (@bittersweetcolours) on Apr 22, 2017 at 2:30pm PDT

9. San Antonio, Metallic Birkenstocks

A post shared by I Have This Thing With Floors (@ihavethisthingwithfloors) on May 9, 2017 at 10:41pm PDT

10. London, Charlie Stone Shoes

A post shared by ❤️Amy❤️ (@missheroholliday) on Mar 26, 2017 at 8:05pm PDT

11. Singapore, ModCloth Sandals

A post shared by YᐯETTE ᗩᒪᒪᗩᑎᔕᗪóTTIᖇ (@shelovesblooms) on Feb 25, 2017 at 3:03am PST

12. Yorba Linda, Converse All Star Sneakers

A post shared by I Have This Thing With Floors (@ihavethisthingwithfloors) on May 14, 2017 at 11:05pm PDT
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