Hot red shoes you need to purchase now

Feb 7, 2013 at 8:33 a.m. ET

Step out in confidence with these wearable and fun red shoes. From the sexy stilettos to the casual flats, red shoes are a great way to make a statement without going overboard.

Girl with red shoes

Here are a few of our favorites for this season of love or anytime you want to put some pop in your step.

Francoise boots

Francoise boots by Shoe Mint

The great thing about Shoe Mint is once you become a member — for free, no less — you are entitled to 20 percent off your first order. What’s more, the dream team behind Shoe Mint consists of Steve Madden, actress Rachel Bilson and stylist Nicole Chavez, to bring an affordable alternative that doesn’t compromise the cuteness of any pair. These Francoise boots are a staple for the classic rocker girl flair to add to a night out with the girls or to prove you’re one to be reckoned with. (Shoe Mint, $80)

Scala peep toes pumps

Scala peep-toe heels by Sofft

Red suede for shoes can be risky business, but when it’s created by Sofft with their comfortable designs, feminine touches and a chic 3 inches of height, these are the perfect heels to spice up any outfit, whether for work or a night out. (, $110)

Toms glitter classics

Glitters by TOMS

Step aside, Dorothy. These red glitter TOMS also have a charitable "sole." For every pair of shoes purchased, TOMS will provide a pair of shoes to a child in need. That’s like two shoes in one! (TOMS, $54)

Gigi red thong sandels

Poppy Cece leather ballet flats by J.Crew

These flats are another staple worth keeping at the top of your shoe rack. J.Crew is known for combining simple, comfortable and flattering ways to play up an otherwise monochrome outfit. (J.Crew, $138)

glossy red wellies

Flame Original Tall Gloss Hunter Boots

Some may say you’re only allowed to wear rain boots when it’s raining, but we beg to differ. These statement-making Wellington boots are perfect for cold or overcast weather, and can be worn with tights or jeans for a playful day off. (Hunter, $135)

Mossimo pearce pumps

Pearce Pumps in Red by Mossimo

For a little red pep in your step, these pumps are great-looking and affordable enough to keep you looking stylish during those nine-to-five workdays. (Target, $15-$30)

Gigi red thong sandels

Red leather thong sandals by Gigi

These stylish flats are a game-changer. So comfortable yet so stylish, they can play up or down any outfit. (Bloomingdale's, $65.)

Caged red satin pumps

Red satin caged pumps by Colin Stuart

For all-out sexy, jaw-dropping confidence, slip into these red satin 5-inch heels (with an additional 1-inch platform) and rise above with enough support to walk and dance the night away. (Victoria's Secret, $88)

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