Let’s face it, everyone loves to look hot and a pair of sexy shoes always land on our cheat sheet for making that a lot easier. Musicians waxed lyrical about them (hello, Nancy Sinatra and J.Lo) and research has been done on why high heels make women look sexier. The good news: Pre-Fall’s crop of slinky gladiator sandals and towering stilettos will keep you looking the part.
#1: Suede booties, $1,150, Salvatore Ferragamo
This pair is for those who love curves.
#2: Gianvito Rossi leather sandals, $1,700, On Pedder
#3: Satin boots, Balenciaga
Demna Gvasalia proves he is fashion’s primo agent provocateur (geddit)?
#4: Leather sandals with mink fur, $1,560, Fendi
This is a pair of heels that’s high on the mink factor.
#5: Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello patent leather booties, $2,450, Saint Laurent
This Chelsea boots-inspired style is perfect for those who love a) masculine-inspired designs, and b) their logos.
#6: Giuseppe Zanotti leather sandals with crystals, $2,154, www.farfetch.com
Showgirl bling? Check. Dizzying heel height? Double check. Meet the ultimate party number.
#7: Sophia Webster leather sandals, On Pedder
Here’s a rule of thumb: The more laces there are on your sandals, the more dangerous the vibe.
#8: Calfskin and satin boots, Chanel
Here’s something to channel that inner Barbarella.
#9: Marco De Vincenzo leather and feather ankle strap sandals, $1,177, www.farfetch.com
We vote this pair as the “Most Likely Shoes To Have A Lady Marmalade Caption On Instagram”.
#10: Michael Kors Collection calfskin ankle strap sandals, Michael Kors. Prices unavailable unless stated
The sci-fi trend gets a fetishistic nod with tassels.
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