Designer dress shoes
Every lady needs a great pair of designer shoes. They seem to last forever, come in classic and edgy styles and are the envy of every lady at the office. Plus, the winter 2012 lineup is gorgeous with interesting details, unique colors and never-before-seen styles. Here's how to know which style is best for the stylish lady on your list.
Sure, a patent pump is sexy regardless of the decade, but 2012 just found a way to make it even sexier. Stud and metal details add a funky edge to the classic look, making an otherwise simple office wardrobe a sexy style. Add metal-detailed shoes to outfits with skinny jeans, pencil skirts, dress pants and more for an instant hit of va-va-voom. The hard look of metal compared to the soft, feminine style of a classic pump is a look that just can't be beat! Metal details also embellish everything from knee-high boots, wedges, flats and more.
Black and white
The stark contrast between black and white has found its way onto different styles of dress shoes for decades. From '50s saddle shoes to today's styles, the two neutrals make for one funky statement when paired together. Think houndstooth prints, funky tribals, plaids, white tops with black heels and more. They're the perfect eye-catching knockouts to wear from the office to post-work cocktails with the ladies.
These adorable strapped shoes come in a variety of styles, from flats to wedges. Plus, they come in an array of colors, including popular winter 2012 colors like orchid, dark teal, dusty blue and more. Toss on a pair of metal-studded Mary Jane flats for an on-trend trip to the grocery store or day of shopping, and then hop into your favorite wedges for a night out on the town.
This short boot trend is back again this season in full force. Beautiful designer leather and suede booties in black, brown or beige are a perfect addition to any wardrobe. Go with wedges for a casual look, or dress up with heeled booties. They'll keep feet warm in the winter weather and look stylish while they're at it. You can even funk up your wardrobe with a cute pair of wedged booties with on-trend prints!