LUX Look: Top 10 Wedges
It's summa time which means ladies can let the stilettos hibernate and let the wedges out for the warm weather! Who wants to walk the streets of NYC in kitten heels? Go tall and don't lose comfort by choosing these fabulous stacked heels in a variety of shades and styles. Whether you love leather, need a dash of color or just want to be five inches taller—there will be a wedge for you!
1. Oasis Strappy Wedge by Diane von Furstenburg
The wooden wedge heel and colorful embossed snakeskin leather make these sandals the perfect pair to put in your tote for that weekend getaway. With a dash of blue, green, gold, red, orange and purple – this delicate rainbow will make your summer outfit going from blah to beautiful!
2. Chain Espadrille by Christian Louboutin
When has a classic Spanish espadrille ever gone out of style? This simple slip-ons by the renowned shoemaker are definitely a style staple. Like most Louboutins, we don’t see these shoes leaving the closet anytime soon.
3. Floral Bow Wedge Sandals by GAP
Shoe lovers everywhere have been buzzin’ about the new designer collaborations from GAP. These “design edition” wedges feature genuine leather, a 5 inch heel (that’s right!) and an adorable floral bow to act as an ankle strap. Preppy just got a little peppier.
4. Vivian Wedge by KORS Michael Kors
Wait, are these vintage? No, these Micheal Kors have just hit stores but it’s no surprise the label is recreating a classic. Peep-toe, nude suede and a cool sling back may be the recipe for your mother’s favorite pair of slides but that just proves these wedges won’t be going out of style.
5. Western Buckle Wedge by Dolce Vita
It’s all about the accessories and who says a belt can only hold your skirt up? These wonderful wedges look great slightly covered by a skinny pant or shown off with a great dress. The mixed metal, zip up closure and black leather will give the daintiest girl some much-needed rocker edge.
6. Fiameta Ankle Wrap Wedge by Ralph Lauren
One word: Divine. The strappy wedges by Ralph Lauren combine modern European aesthetics with durability and comfort. Forgoe the stilettos for this comfortably chic alternative that features a great exposed ankle and luxurious Italian leather.
7. Laser Cutout Wedge by Pour la Victoire
Create long, lean lines up your body with these laser cut beauties. Made by leather-cutting guru, Pour la Victoire, their avant-garde design will have passersby talking about your booties.
8. Faux Leather Cross Strap Wedge by Old Navy
The reasonable retailer not only satisfies the animal lover, but the money saver as well. These faux leather sandals are available in black, brown, blue and yellow – who says you can’t buy all four for $29.50 each? With simple straps, polished leather, and a wood stacked heel – these babies are the ultimate summer bargain.
9. Ruched d’Orsay Wedge by Elizabeth & James
Co-designed by dynamic duo, Mary Kate and Ashley Olson, these Elizabeth & James wedges scream vintage glamour. Can’t you see Grace Kelly lounging on the veranda in beautiful ruched leather sandals? Represented by their duality, the twins claim their designs can worn downtown, uptown or out of town! Let’s see for ourselves…
10. Canvas Wedge by Cooperative
Every gal needs a colorful canvas wedge. Ditch the neutrals for a pop of color in yellow or red and transform your simple daytime look from monochromatic to multicolored.