Our verdict


Bobbi30 by Steve Madden is part of the brand’s 30th-anniversary capsule collection. It features a thick platform sole that gives wearers additional height. This trendy footwear is a must-have as it combines style and comfort in one. In a hurry? Not a problem. Cleaning the Bobbi30 is effortless.


  • Easy to clean
  • Makes one look taller
  • Superbly comfortable
  • Clean craftsmanship
  • Fit as advertised
  • An all-around shoe
  • Compliment magnet


  • Needs breaking in
  • Heel slippage issues

Who should buy the Steve Madden Bobbi30

Bobbi30 by Steve Madden is a classic lace-up, platform sneaker ideal for those who:

  • Want a shoe that is true to its size
  • Are looking for a versatile sneaker
  • Prefer a kick that takes less time to clean it

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: who should

Who should NOT buy it

If you are searching for footgear with out-of-the-box comfort, a better option would be the Steve Madden Catcher. It requires no break-in and it’s versatile, too. For a better lockdown in the heel area, the PUMA Carina Leather is preferable. Just like the Bobbi30, it’s also comfortable and stylish.

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: who should not

Bobbi30 by Steve Madden fits true to size

Most buyers of the Bobbi30 are satisfied with its size. Based on their reviews, the fit is true to size.

Steve Madden Bobbi30 gives you a little lift

For someone who wants a boost in height, Bobbi30 is a footwear they can depend on. It has a 1.75-inch platform that will make you look and feel tall. A satisfied customer said, “the platform makes me feel sexy and taller.” Though the thick sole gives a platform effect, one user warned wearers to “take care when walking on uneven surfaces.“

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: lift

Hassle-free maintenance

Thanks to the upper material of the Steve Madden Bobbi30, cleaning this beauty is uncomplicated. Various users attested to this. One said it is “super easy to clean.”

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: clean

A basic essential in your closet

Dress up or dress down, you can never go wrong with the Steve Madden Bobbi30. It is jam-packed with reviews because of its versatility. Below are the comments:

  • “A great pair of shoes for any occasion!”
  • "I love the shoe and can pair it with any outfit I wear."

Comfort is out of this world with the Bobbi30 by Steve Madden

An overwhelmed fan said it is “extremely comfortable.” A teacher who’s on her feet all day said “they are so comfortable to move around in!”

Rigid at first

According to most users, it is slightly stiff at first but after a couple of wears, comfort is top-notch. One fan said that the Bobbi30 is “super cute and comfy once you break them in!”

Heel pops out unintentionally

One buyer said, “the only thing I wasn’t too pleased with is the heel felt loose.” One avid fan said that he tried and tried to keep the shoe, and wore various socks, yet it continues to slip at the heel.

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: heel

Bobbi30 by Steve Madden is a head turner

One reviewer said, “I got so many compliments wearing these shoes.” Style-wise, Bobbi30 is a good catch. Numerous fans love its clean style. One consumer loved the “outstanding craftsmanship."

Steve Madden Bobbi30 Bobbi: HEAD turner