#SHOELOVE: FIVE MUST-HAVE PAIRS FOR YOUR CLOSET
"A shoe has so much to offer than just a walk" - Christian Louboutin.
We couldn't agree more with Mr. Louboutin on this one, shoes are an integral part of any outfit. They can either make a look or break a look. Like we pointed out in this article, good shoes are an absolute necessity that you must invest in, but with all the styles and variety available today, it could be a daunting task to choose the right ones. We hate to say it but one pair of shoes is going to do you no good, and no we don't expect you to become shoeholics like some of us here (Believe us, the addiction is real!). Here's a list of 5 different styles of shoes that your wardrobe will thank you for, you can wear these styles with almost all of your outfits and never go wrong. Ready to find out which shoe styles we're talking about?
1. CLASSIC PUMPS
Most of you may already own at least one pair of classic black/nude pumps, but what's important to note here is that this item needs some good investment. Don't look at cost cutting here as this is the most versatile pair of shoe you'll probably ever buy, they go with dresses, jeans, skirts and everything else. Look for a comfortable pair of pumps that doesn't kill your feet, go for black if your wardrobe has brighter and darker hued clothing or choose nude if you are a pastel lover. Here are some great options to get you started:
If you've been following the street style scenario past couple of years, you'll know white sneakers are a house-hold name now. With the whole wave of comfortable fashion floating in these days, white sneakers have become an absolute essential for the shoe-closets. Get yourself some good sneakers and pair them with your dresses, skirts, jeans, shorts or whatever you like for an uber-chic feel. Here's some inspiration for you:
3. BALLET FLATS
You need them even if you don't dance, period! Ballet flats have been in the fashion stratosphere since ages and there's a good reason why they haven't left. They are comfortable and chic and they make your feet look like more feminine and transform you into a dancing swan. Why would you not have something like this in your closet? Bring out the ballerina in you and shop for some ballet flats.
4. LACE UP SANDALS
Is there an easier way to draw attention to your feet than to flaunt them in lace up sandals? Unless you're Lady Gaga, we don't think so! Lace up sandals are an easy and quick way to elevate any look, give a dainty touch to your outfit with these sandals. You can go for flats or heels depending on your preference, here are some good ones!
5. ANKLE BOOTS
Ankle boots are a pretty versatile option too, they look good with almost everything and add an edge to any outfit. We've picked some of our favorite styles here.