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Own a Fabulous Pair of Designer Shoes
Seven Classic Designer Shoes to Invest into.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN PIGALLE SHOES
Price: $486.00 at matchesfashion.com
A pair of black pumps is a must have in any capsule wardrobe. They’re a timeless style and will work with everything from office to evening wear. These patent-leather court shoes have a mid-height heel, pointed toe, and feature the signature Christian Louboutin red sole.
YVES SAINT LAURENT TRIBUTE LEATHER SANDALS
Price: $795.00 at barneys.com
The YSL Tribute sandals are a contemporary classic. These designer shoes have enjoyed much popularity in recent years, being a firm favourite with celebrities the world over. These sandals have a platform heel, peep-toe, and t-strap design. The blush leather is ideal for making legs look longer, while the black patent is a classic choice.
REPETTO PATENT LEATHER BALLET FLATS
Price: $255.00 at mytheresa.com
Ballet flats are another must-have style of shoe. They’re perfect for wearing during the day and to give feet a break from high heeled shoes. These Repetto patent leather flats are bit dressier thank your average black ballet flats, but would still work well with a range of outfits.
CHURCH’S CLASSIC BURWOOD LEATHER BROGUES
Price: $440.00 at net-a-porter.com
Brogue shoes have enjoyed renewed popularity lately, and these designer shoes are perfect for creating a masculine edge to an outfit. They are made from glossy black leather and feature a traditional punched wingtip design. Wear them with a full high-waisted skirt and blouse for a prep-inspired look.
MANOLO BLAHNIK FRIDA SHOES
Price: $595.00 at barneys.com
Another classic black shoe to have in your wardrobe, these Manolo Blahniks come in a stylish suede finish. These shoes have a tapered toe, 90mm heel, and a classic pump design. These shoes are perfect paired with a cigarette-style trouser and button-up blouse.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN LADY PEEP
Price: $945.00 at barneys.com
Peep-toe shoes are another classic design to invest in, as are nude coloured shoes. Kill two birds with one stone when investing in a pair of these designer shoes. These Christian Louboutin shoes scream sex appeal and feature a platform pump ad high stiletto heel.
JIMMY CHOO YOUTH LEATHER BIKER BOOTS
Price: $895.00 at net-a-porter.com
These biker boots are a modern classic. The style is perfect for creating a cool, off-duty look. These biker boots are made from black leather and come in a flattering ankle-length height. They also have two buckle-fastening tabs and a designer-stamped plaque at the back. These boots look fantastic with anything from skinny jeans to floral dresses.