You might be able to get away with having just one solid black bag, but shoes? Options are definitely a necessity. There’s one for every occasion and here are all the basics that every fashion lover would need.

#1: Casual Sneakers

Comme Des Garcons cotton sneakers, $190, Dover Street Market

Nothing beats the comfort and fuss-free element of throwing on a good old pair of sneakers. They work well with dresses and jeans alike.

Above: This Comme Des Garcons x Converse pair is uber versatile because of it comes in an easy-to-match white shade. We’re digging the brand’s quirky signature heart-shaped print on it.

#2: Sock Boots

Leather boots, price unavailable, Jimmy Choo

The athleisure trend doesn’t seem to be going anywhere soon. The ankle-hugging boot is a firm favourite amongst celebrities and the street-style pack for its edgy look and slimming illusion.

Above: When you’re looking to purchase a sock-boot, we’d suggest solid colours. This stark-white pair will surely be a standout point of your outfit.

#3: Metallic Heels

PU T-bar sandals, $46.90, Charles & Keith

Metallic heels are the no-brainer party shoe. They’ll add a touch of glitz to your get-up.

Above: This one from Charles & Keith comes with unique cut out details for an added fun effect.


#4: Loafers

Leather loafers, price unavailable, Gucci

These menswear-inspired shoes are the perfect pair to do day-to-day errands in while still looking chic.

Above: If you like Gucci’s shearling-lined mules — this one’s for you. It’s more practical if you’re going to be running around.

#5:  Black Pumps

PU pumps, $79.90, Zara

The classic black pump is the quintessential go-to pair, they’ll make any outfit a notch more sophisticated.

Above: This one comes with one of this season’s hottest shoe trends, lucite heels.

#6: Sandals

Miss KG PU sandals, $149, Topshop

On days that you don’t want to put up with the hassle of stuffy shoes or uncomfortable heels, sandals are a fuss-free option. They look great with both dresses and shorts.

Above: We’re digging the eye-catching red and black colour combination on this pair.

#7: Ankle – Strap Heel

Stuart Weitzman sandals, $400,

This elegant heel goes well with just about everything — perfect for your brunch date outfit.

Above: This one from Stuart Weitzman comes in a shimmering metallic fabric.

#8: Combat Boots 

Dr Martens leather boots, $229,

Combat boots are big this season. These boots aren’t only uber comfortable to walk around in, it’ll also channel a touch of masculinity.

Above: This cherry-red pair features a cool gradient effect on the heel and toes.

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