20 of the Best Mary Janes for 2022 – Best Mary Jane Shoes

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In case you didn’t know: Mary Jane shoes are known for their simple closed-toe design and the strap that crosses the top or instep of the foot. There are flat and heeled versions, T-strap and multi-strap versions, leather and suede options, the list goes on. they are just then versatile.

The shoe’s nickname is rumored to come from a character named Mary Jane in a Buster Brown comic strip, and it stuck when the brown shoe company in the early 20th century named a shoe after her and the ones she wore in comics. They also happen to be one of the styles of the moment with brands like Miu Miu, Prada, Ganni, Sandy Liang, Mansur Gavriel, and many more releasing their own iterations of the iconic silhouette.

Our top picks for the best Mary Jane shoes of 2022:


They will look so cute with your fall outfits, whether you wear them alone or layer them with socks or tights. Wear them with skirts, dresses, pants, jeans, etc. Ahead, we’ve rounded up 20 options in all different shapes, colors and heights so you can try out all this Mary Jane or add to your growing collection. For even more stunning fall fashion, click through to the best lug-soled boots, best half-zip sweaters and other fall fashion trends for 2022.

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those brilliants

Ollio Lightweight Faux Suede Casual Mary Jane Ballet Flats

those double straps

AOSPHIRAYLIAN Gothic Lolita Mary Janes Platform Shoes

those italians

Drogheria Crivellini Mary Janes

those round ends

Rekayla Comfortable Round Toe Slip-On Ballet Flats

these durable

Rothy’s The Square Mary Jane

these velvets

Slipper Dôen Mary Jane

those leopard prints

J.Crew Anya Mary Jane Apartments

those backsliders

Mudd Mary Jane Shoes

those T-straps

Dr. Martens Polley Mary Janes in smooth leather

these hybrids clog

Dansko Beatrice red clog

those heels

Ansie Vagabond Pumps

those notched soles

Zou Xou Uchi Apartment

those elegant blacks

Margaux NY The Mary Jane

these moccasins

Hereu 35mm Buckle Loafers

those buzzers

Pointe Sandy Liang Mary Jane

these platforms

Larroude Olivia platform pump

these elegant

Mary Jane pumps in patent leather By Far Ginny

these sweet

Brother Vellies Picnic Shoe in Maya

those braces

Mansur Gavriel Square Toe Mary Jane

these creators

Miu Miu satin ballet flats

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