New Year’s Footwear

By now you have the dress and are considering accessories. But wait- your shoes look old, don’t fit, a strap’s broken; they don’t, in fact, go with your new dress. Hang in there Cinderella, here are some possibilities.

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Lulu Sandal by Pelle Moda– Strappy, open sandal with adjustable slingback, buckled strap.  Textile upper/synthetic lining/leather sole. 2 3/4:” heel. Sale $11.96

‘Ginny’ Embellished d’Orsay Pump by Badgley Mishka– Sparkling crystals ornament the scalloped lines of a satin d’Orsay pump fashioned with a pointed toe and a 2” kitten heel. Textile or leather upper/leather lining and sole. Sale $164.50

SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker Rampling Glitter Pumps– For the modern woman. Pointed toe, slip on. Signature grosgrain ribbon detail at heel. 4″ covered stiletto heel, of course. Synthetic upper, leather lining, leather sole. Sale $262.50

Hansen Crystal Embellished Sandal by Badgley Mischka– Classic. Sparkling crystals in all shapes and sizes decorate the toe of a d’Orsay sandal lofted by setback heel. Open toe, cushioned footbed. 3 ¼” heel. Textile upper/synthetic and textile lining/leather sole. Sale $140.98

Not Shown: Women’s Erika Glitter Platform Peep Toe Pumps –Michael by Michael Kors Sale $82.50

Not Shown: Marina Silver Sandal $79.95

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Ellian Pump by J.Renee– Utterly ladylike. (Also black) Soft, sheer dotted mesh brings femininity to a pointed toe pump that’s anything but delicate, thanks to its memory-foam insole for comfort. 2 ½” stiletto heel. Textile upper/synthetic lining and sole. $99.95

Zelina Bow Satin Sandal by Badgley Mischka– Layered bows encrusted with glistening beads. 3 ¾” stiletto heel for maximum effect. Adjustable ankle strap with buckle closure. Lightly padded footbed. Textile upper/synthetic lining/rubber sole. $108.95

Maysha Suede Slingback Pump by Schutz– You’ll get lots of wear out of this one. Adjustable slingback strap curves elegantly around the heel. Leather upper/leather and synthetic lining/leather sole. Pointed toe. 3 ½: stiletto heel. Sale $127.50

Ilsa Velvet Open Toe Sandles– Sex on the hoof. Open-toe silhouette in a luxurious velvet with a statement caged back. 100% polyester velvet textile. Leather lining, resin rubber sole. $295.


Left: Pauline Embellished Satin Crossover High-Heel Sandals by Badgley Mischka– also pink or whte. Glamorous. Open toe. Beaded/jeweled heel counter. 3.75” covered stiletto heel. Satin upper, leather lining, leather sole. Sale $171.50

Center: Contess Open Toe Pump by Nina– in 8 colors. Pretty and practical. Almond peep-toe in D’Orsay silhouette.  2 1/2″ heel. Cushioned footbed. Textile upper/synthetic lining/leather sole. $78.95

Right: Silk/Satin Bow Shoes– Elegant pointed toe shoe with 2.6” heel; bow atop adjustable strap. Lined with calfskin. $67.49  


Left: INC-International Concepts Kaiaa  Bowed Evening Shoes– Vamp shoes. Detailed lace with show stopping, oversized lace bow. Pointed-toe pumps with ankle strap and stay-put closures. 3-3/4″ covered heel Satin fabric or lace fabric manmade uppers; manmade sole. $99.50

Center: Badgley Mischka Crystals ornament the pointed toe and pepper the curved sides of a party-ready pump in satin and mesh. 4 ¼” stiletto heel. Latex cushioned footbed. Textile upper and lining/leather sole. $245.00

Right: Hannah Embellished Ankle Strap Sandal by Badgley MischkaPearly beads and sparkling crystals embellish the thin straps of this evening sandal with a slim 3” heel. Back zipper closure. Cushioned insole. Textile upper/synthetic and textile lining/leather sole. Sale $128.98

Not Shown: Peetch 2 Pump by Ted Baker London $244.95

Not Shown: Otelia Embellished Genuine Calf Hair Mary Jane Pump by Jeffrey Campbell– for the seriously arty $169.95


Left: Harbor Crystal Embellished Open Toe Pump by Badgley Mishka– Slim adjustable strap makes this dance worthy…if you can manage on 3 ½” stiletto heels. Foam-cushioned footbed. Satin, textile upper/synthetic and textile lining/leather sole. Sale $140.98

Center: Elvie Pump by Something Bleu– A sheer length of ribbon ties at the front of this seriously pretty pump lofted by a 3” willowy heel. Pointy closed toe. Cushioned footbed with arch support. Textile upper/leather lining and sole. A shame to hide these. $355.00

Right: Frances Champagne Jewel Evening Shows– Feminine and fairy-like. Intricately beaded by hand with soft gold teardrop stones. 2 ½” kitten heel has cross ankle straps and a tied bow at heel cups for secure fitting. Extra padding for comfort. Imported mesh, silk upper and leather sole. $365.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.