7 Ultimate Shoe Rules Every Woman Should Know

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Photo: Vivaluxury

 We’ve got all the secrets and insider tips you need to know to finally score that perfect pump at the perfect price!  Here are the rules on which pairs to wear and how to wear them with style.

1

A heel can be too high

Don’t copy what you see on the catwalk. There is nothing less attractive than a girl who can’t walk in her heels. As a matter of fact, 120mm shoes are bad for you and can actually cause injury!

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Loeffler Randall Loafers

2

Shop for shoes at the end of the day

You really should only be shopping for shoes at the end of the day when your feet are swollen. That’s a good way to get a size that fits you well.

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Topshop Genie Lace-up Pump $85.00

3

Invest in your shoes

You don’t have to wear designer shoes, but always make sure you have great shoes and a great bag, as that’s all you need. Bad shoes will ruin your feet so you’d better invest in them.

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Chloe Lauren Suede Loafers $495

4

Try on three sizes before you buy

Better be safe than sorry, right? Different brands have different sizes. So try the size you normally wear and try one size bigger and one size smaller to make sure you pick the right size.

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Sam Edelman Leather Sandals

5

Comfort is more important than looks

No matter how pretty they are. If you can’t walk in them don’t buy them.

6

Choose one attention grabber

If you wear a basic outfit a stand out pair of shoes will lift your outfit. But if you wear an over the top dress keep it simple with a basic pair of heels

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Gucci Horsebit Loafers $595

7

Choose the right balance

When you’re wearing a heavily layered look try a thicker heeled shoe to keep things in balance. And the other way around when you’re wearing a flowy skirt a thin strapped sandal could be more appropriate.

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  • Chelsea Patricia Henriquez

    Such good tips! Love those Sam Edelman sandals btw😍

    xx,
    Chels
    http://www.chelseaasoflate.com

  • Pippi Hepburn

    Best tips, try on at end of day and try on 3 sizes. Thanks and will do!
    http://www.pippihepburn.etsy.com

  • Camille Beygui

    Awesome post ! These tips will be very helpful
    Xoxo
    http://fashionbackyard.blogspot.fr

  • Helena Freeman

    I love this post!! Never thought about trying shoes on at the end of the day.

  • dreamofadventures

    i used to not care about the quality of my shoes but now i take time to pick a pair and ask you suggest invest in one =o) great post!

    http://dreamofadventures.blogspot.com/

  • Elise Gomez-Poulin

    These are the best tips I’ve ever come across. I like the focus on picking shoes for you rather than what others are wearing. Well done!

  • Hippie Fish Beach Art

    That’s the first time I’ve heard someone recommend going for comfort first, but its so true. I’ve also changed from a 5 to nearer a 6 since I live somewhere hotter. Would never of thought that possible.

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