Our verdict


With its comfort, versatility and heel that makes one taller, the Steve Madden Cliff wearers received lots of compliments for wearing the kicks. Despite its narrow fit, many wearers admire its cute and not too flashy look that comes at an affordable price and excellent quality.


  • Multiple colorways
  • Cute, stylish and eye-catching appearance
  • Superb comfort
  • Matches any outfit
  • Raised heel adds height
  • Excellent quality


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Who should buy the Steve Madden Cliff

This Steve Madden sneaker is a good match for you if:

  • You want a shoe with a low-cut collar that allows the ankle to move freely
  • You prefer a sneaker with mesh and leather materials on the upper, giving it a durable and breathable feel

Steve Madden Cliff MIdsole

Style of the Steve Madden Cliff

With its riot of different patterns, textures, and colors, the Cliff from Steve Madden offers a way for stylish individuals to ramp up their street style. It would look great with dresses, skirts, shorts, and jeans for an athleisure vibe or a casual appeal. There are a lot of color combinations to choose from, including the Steve Madden Cliff animal print, black/silver, and blue camo.

Steve Madden Cliff Laces

Notable Features

Leather, fabric, and synthetic materials make up the upper of the Steve Madden Cliff sneakers. This model features a mixture of colors, textures, and patterns. It also has a 2.5-inch chunky heel and a .5-inch platform sole. The funky look is complemented by the padded tongue and collar along with contrasting thick rope laces, such as in the Steve Madden Cliff in Pink.

Steve Madden Cliff Outsole

History of the Steve Madden Cliff

American designer Steve Madden established his brand using an initial investment of $1,100. He began by selling his shoes out of the trunk of his car. Eventually, he was able to open his first retail store in New York. Today, the Steve Madden headquarters are in Long Island City.

Steve Madden Cliff Toebox

Madden is known for his unique and eye-catching designs, combining different inspirations, resulting in street-worthy kicks. Fashion-forward individuals are drawn to his brand's urban-chic vibe, offering an outlet for expressing one's edgy style. There are now hundreds of Steve Madden stores across the U.S. and around the world.

Steve Madden Cliff Heel

One of the brand’s edgy creations is the Steve Madden Cliff, which combines fashion and function in making a standout model. It has an exceptional collaged design offset by exaggerated details, resulting in a playful sneaker.

Steve Madden Cliff Tongue

With its unique color blocking and mixed prints, this shoe is as well-suited for the streets as it is for the fashion runway. Such colorways as the Steve Madden Cliff in yellow and olive will suit any casual look.

Steve Madden Cliff Collar