We know that finding the right shoes for the right outfit can be a woman in itself. With so many styles, colours and heel heights, finding the perfect pair of shoes can be a nightmare.
But the right shoes can make or break an outfit; you can add the finishing touch to your look. This month we’ve put together some little pearls of wisdom to help you choose the best shoes for your chosen outfit, whether it’s a casual or formal look. We are here to help you!
Casual Outfits for Women: How to Choose the Shoes
The main problem that many women encounter when they want a more casual look is wearing shoes. Jeans are the perfect blank canvas for working; you can be dressed either up or down.
If you’re a fan of skinny jeans, they’re perfect for this time of year when it’s a little colder.
Choose from chunky zip-up ankle boots, faux fur and studs for a rocking, edgy look, or wear comfortable Chelsea boots.
For the busy weekends with the kids, choose a slip-on or canvas lace-up shoes to match your boyfriend jeans.
Not only are they comfortable, but the choice of different prints and patterns can give your outfit a bold and fun look. Give your skinny jeans a new life by adding a pair of pumps or pointed high heels. This will not only lengthen your legs, but also give you a fashionable look straight from the runway.
Combine your colorful chinos with a pair of classic ballerina pumps when you decide on a look for the office. Again, you can mix and match your look daily by choosing different colours, textures and details. We are big fans of ballerinas with pointed toes.
They give you a classic, sophisticated look that is perfect for work. Another style that is perfect for work and play are brogues. These look great with colourful chinos or leggings and give you a whimsical look that is totally trendy. Choose a patented lacing style that takes you from work to going out. If you’re looking for a casual evening look, choose a jumpsuit as a whimsical alternative to a dress. For such a bold outfit you need bold and daring shoes, pumps and high heels in cages, which are a dream for an overall. So why not rock a different look? There is nothing more beautiful than when summer finally shows up. It is also time to adjust your shoes to the warmer weather. Complement your leggings and trusty jeans with pretty toe sandals and gladiator sandals. Remember to swap your jeans for shorts as soon as the weather warms up. Bright and fun jelly sandals add a holiday feel to your outfit that’s perfect for the beach, while printed canvas shoes go perfectly with shorts for sunny weekends in the park or barbecuing with the family.
Formal outfits for women: How to choose the shoes
Sometimes in our busy lives we need to change our look and drop the casual look to achieve a more formal look. The right impression is crucial so that attention to small details like your shoes can make all the difference.
Pencil skirts are an item that all women should have in their wardrobes. They are an absolute fashion statement, perfect for all formal occasions. Pointed heels or a classic pump will add an elegant touch to your outfit and make you look taller so you are more confident. It’s a classic fashion combination that also goes well with suits. But if heels aren’t your thing, ballerinas with pointy toes look just as good, choose styles with eye-catching details to add a personal touch. Do you have an upcoming wedding or evening? A dress or skirt is perfect for these occasions. First choose your shoes and get dressed to make it easier to decide what to wear. Ballerina pumps look beautiful when combined with a dress or skirt. Choose styles with jewels and sparkling details for the perfect evening look.
For a more elegant look, swap the flats for a pair of heels. Open toes add a glamorous touch to your outfit. Details such as fringes and lace bring the look up to date. If you’re a fan of dresses and skirts for work, wear thick tights and some stylish boots with long legs for a formal look perfect for the cooler days.
Chunky ankle boots and laced brogues give a skater skirt a rocking touch. Add the finishing touch to your outfit by changing the colour and design of your tights when wearing plain boots or shoes. Maxi dresses are another dress we women have in our wardrobe. They are perfect for relaxed summer holidays and special occasions. Because the length is so long, it can be difficult to know which shoes to wear. For a hippie boho look that looks fantastic in summer, choose printed wedge sandals or jewel-studded flat toe sandals. If it’s a wedding or party you’re wearing them for, pretty sandals will add the finishing touch to your outfit.
Selection of the right color shoes
Nowadays there are so many colours to choose from when it comes to shoes. Although black is perfect because it goes with almost any other color, sometimes it is nice to enjoy a splash of color. So which colours go together? Navy is a colour that will be huge this year. It is a beautiful, noble colour that will give you a timeless, elegant look. So which shoe should you wear with a navy dress or suit? Naked ballerinas and pumps add an elegant touch and make the navy a “pop”. For a more summery look, brown sandals and gladiator sandals look fantastic against the Navy. Which shoes to wear with a red dress? Red is a bold, vibrant color. With so many shades, you’re sure to find the one that suits you. A red dress is as perfect to brighten up your work wardrobe as it is to go out with the girls. Black heels with pointed toes go hand in hand with a red dress. It’s a match made in heaven. If black is not your color, add nude or gold to the mix. A grey suit is a must for all stylish ladies out there. Grey, however, need not be boring. Black and naked shoes go perfectly with a grey suit. Why not be more daring and add a touch of colour to your wardrobe with some red shoes? You will want to wear this single-coloured combination again and again. Every woman has a trustworthy LBD in her wardrobe, whether for work or a night on the town, we all have our favourite. A black dress can be dressed up or down and goes with all shoe colors. From classic black, white and navy to bold and eye-catching shades of red, pink, green and purple. Why not have fun and try different looks? Match the colour of your other accessories to your shoes. Just as the LBD is a classic in your wardrobe, a white dress is important, whether it’s a formal dress for work or a special occasion. A monotonous look is always in fashion and gives you a chic look. choose from black or white shoes. For something different, add a dash of red, blue, pink or green. These colours work just as well if you combine them with classic white jeans. So there you have it, our top tips on which shoes go well with casual and formal outfits and which colours go best together – there’s no excuse not to add a little colour to your wardrobe now! Shoes are a fantastic accessory that, if well chosen, will add the finishing touch to your outfits. Have fun with different styles, textures and colours and see how many fantastic looks you can create.