The Shoe Story: 10 shoes every woman should own
“Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world”
All of us have read the story of Cinderella showing us how a pair of shoes can change lives. Well if you haven’t learned from her then let me teach you how a pair of shoe can transform your look and sometimes even life (does Cinderella rings a bell now).
Ask any girl about shoes and you would get the same reaction. Most women own somewhere between 15 to 40 pairs of shoes and some of them would even feel embarrassed to tell you the actual number of shoes you will find in their closet.
What is it with women and shoe? An obsession, guilty pleasure, a powerful tool to look stunning, style statement, well it is this and a lot more.
Shoes have the power to radically transform any outfit and make you look and feel a style diva. Every woman must be having their list of shoes must-haves that they would be sticking too. We too have a must-have shoes that are so very necessary for you to be the next fashionista.
So bring out your list and double check it with ours.
Practical but glamorous at the same time, pumps are a versatile shoe that can take you from work to party, fit for any occasion. For it to be your timeless pair choose it in either black or nude. The length of the heel depends entirely on your choice; it should be comfortable for you but if I were you I’d go for high heels as it makes one look provocative and confident.
Style tip: wear your pumps with that lbd of yours to give it a sophisticated yet sensual look.
Comfy sandals are an absolute must as you never know when you have to just take off for doing errands. Easy to slip on and take off, choose your sandals in neon colors for a more fun look so even though you might be tired running errands but you will still look trendy in your cool sandals.
Style tip: wear them with jumpsuits or sun dresses for that fun flirty look.
- Ballet Flats
For tall girls flats are a must. They are a perfect alternative to heels and work with almost all outfits. Ballet flats or skimmer flats are both lady like and casual, a no fuss solution for a polished and pulled together look.
A small thick heel in a neutral shade will be your partner during the long autumn and winter days. Ankle boots have a huge celebrity following. Find a pair with a wider top part than your ankle to give an impression of slimmer and longer legs.
Style tip: pair it up with skinny jeans or a smart winter dress.
Fun, summery and comfortable, wedges are easy to walk in and can be paired with anything from party dresses to casuals. You can wear them anytime of the day or for that matter night too.
Style tip: choose crazy patterns or funky colors for your wedges to make a style statement of their own.
Stolen from the menswear section, women just can’t keep away from these casual yet smart shoes. Wear them to your work or for a lunch date or any daytime activity. They are super comfy and super stylish.
Style tip: team your loafers with a cute dress and blazer for a heightened effect.
- Knee high boots
For fall, winter, rain and style a pair of tall boots in black or brown either flat or with a heel is enough to add a touch of style to your look. Make sure to get them in great quality and structure.
- Party/statement heels
Every girl should own a pair of statement heels that gets you the look wherever you go. Detailing, vibrant color, statement print whatever you opt for it has to be that pair that you can wear with everything from jeans to your party dress to make you instantly look ultra-glam.
Style tip: wear them with your party dress and go have some fun girl.
The perfect motivational shoes that tell you to wear them start your daily workout. Even if you are not into fitness then too you need to have a pair of smart sneakers as you never know when they come in handy.
Style tip: invest in a good pair of sneakers and wear them while you are at the gym or at a sporting event.
10. Nude heels
They are good at all occasions, any time day or night, any season and go with everything. Go for small or high heel but definitely go for a shoe in nude color.
Style tip: team them up with any color and you are good to go.