TRUE’s Favorite Finds: Must-have Shoes
Have you had enough of this long drawn-out winter and freezing temperatures? If you find yourself longing for those warm spring days that promise summer is just around the corner, TRUE’s Favorite Finds list will be sure to cheer you up and get you in a spring state of mind. Our list has the hottest heels for any price point, so reward yourself for making it through the winter by treating yourself to your favorite pair – you deserve it!
Oscar de la Renta
These gorgeous lattice-inspired leather heels will take your outfit to a new height. Pair these stilettos with a pair of skinny-jeans to add a fun touch of sophistication to your look. With the Fernanda available in both black and beige, it would be a challenge to find an outfit these shoes don’t complement!
Looking for a fun way to add some interest to your outfit? We have the solution for you — snakeskin! This beautiful python print is hotter than ever and a necessity for any girl looking to add some edginess to her attire. Neutral snake skins, like Marc Jacobs Python Patchwork Pump, will add a touch of drama without being distracting.
Navy is a must-have color for the upcoming Summer and Fall 2014 seasons. This classic color pairs perfectly with the light pastel and white shades of summer, and will give a refreshing edge to the darker fashions of fall. Tory Burch’s Audra Sandals are evidence that navy and gold are a match made in fashion-heaven. Pair these sandals with ankle-cropped pencil pants for a look that exudes a classic chic style.
Don’t Break the Bank:
If you find yourself struggling to decide between your classic black or favorite beige heels, these beautiful black and beige color-blocked heels by Nine West are the perfect solution to your shoe dilemma. These heels rock both color favorites flawlessly to give you the perfect balance of classic-edginess. Dress them up or down, you really cant go wrong with these heels.
Shoes do not have to be so serious! Have fun with your shoes and do not be afraid to make a statement. The secret to making unique shoe designs work is to focus on the shape and design of the shoe. Busy colors and patterns will compete with the shoe design and your outfit, so stick to solid classic colors to showcase the shape and complement your outfit.
If you have a hard time finding adorable shoes that are long enough or wide enough, Samanta Shoes is the place for you! Samanta’s patent leather Autumn pump combines a peep toe with a t-strap to create a shoe that exudes sexy-sophistication. As if the style alone wasn’t impressive enough, Samanta Shoes focuses on melding style and comfort – so your feet will thank you!
Leather ankle-strap stilettos are everywhere this season, but the good news is you don’t have to sacrifice your ideals or your love of fashion! My Delicious is a line of gorgeous vegan friendly shoes that will keep your conscious clear and your feet in style. Pair these stilettos with a flowy a-line skirt or a pair of your favorite skinny’s to add a modern flair to your outfit.
Beyond Skin is a company that was created in 2001 out of the desire to create a line of beautiful and stylish vegan shoes — and they accomplished just that! Beyond Skin’s grey faux suede shoes are simply stunning in color, fabric, and design. These shoes will add a touch of understated elegance to any casual look.
Handmade in America:
Miz Mooz is a company with a humble beginning as a small New York company with a private label. Miz Mooz’s unique line of eclectic and quirky shoes has led to the company’s great and continued success. If you are looking for a playful or standout shoe, with bright colored leathers and unique designs, Miz Mooz is the designer for you! With all of Miz Mooz shoes being finished by hand, what is not to love?
CYDWOQ (pronounced sidewalk) is an amazing company in California that creates beautifully constructed handmade leather shoes. Rafi Balouzian, who grew up around his father’s shoe factory, founded CYDWOQ to unite old-world craftsmanship with modern day design. The quality and construction of CYDWOQ shoes is second to none. Gorgeous and unique leathers are selected and transformed into unique and architecturally inspired shoes.
We hope our list of favorite finds helps you over “humpday” and gets you into the spring spirit.