When reading fashion tips or must-haves, we always stumble upon having the right little black dress, fondly known as LBD. But what is commonly overlooked is the fact that getting the right LBD also entails choosing the appropriate footwear to go with it. Not all types of shoes work with all kinds of dresses.
Finding perfect shoes to match your black dress may sometimes be really challenging, but the satisfaction of a more polished and seamless look after wearing the perfect pair is totally worth it. You may opt for the timeless black pumps, or experiment and expand your choices to other types of footwear. So we have listed 8 sleek pairs of shoes that you can wear to complement your little black dress. Note: not all the pieces in the list may work well for a single type of dress, but they sure are gorgeous to have in your shoe collection!
Alaia Bombe Studded Emerald Velvet Sandals
Perfect for gala nights, this elegant and fashionable pair of sandals from Alaia is a remarkable piece to complement your little black dress. The pair comes in lavish emerald velvet lined in cushioning leather. The seductive heels measure about 4.5 inches and zip fastening located along back. It features the iconic hand-applied spheres and gunmetal studs on the straps. We particularly love how the polished strap wraps around the ankle of the wearer. So whether it is a bodycon dress or a loose-fitted LBD, this pair will definitely complete the look.
Aquazzura Wild Thing Fringed Suede Sandals
There is always something special and sexy with the combination of a black dress and red shoes. And these sultry sandals from Aquazzura prove just that. Look sexy for an extra-mile with these flattering Wild Thing sandals. The suede Italian-made pair comes in claret. It has so much personality with its playful fringes, as well as, ankle ties. With its 3.5-inch heels, the shoes provide enough comfort especially for women who are not used to sky-high heels.
Gucci Ilse Crystal-Embellished Paneled Leather Sandals
Exclusive to Gucci’s Fall ’17 collection is this irresistible pair of Ilse sandals. The line boasts of its sleek silhouette with the 4.5-inch heels adding a seductive appearance to your footwear. The pair features the rose-print lining and pink-painted sole, something you can only see from the Ilse sandals, making it an ideal collector’s item for the fans. Moreover, this pair displays a beautiful contrast of paneled leather. It is equipped with a skinny ankle strap that is ideal for shorter girls. The foot strap, meanwhile, is finished with the brand’s remarkable grossgrain webbing and crystals.
Jimmy Choo Romy 100 Silver-Glittered Snake-Effect Leather Pumps
Perfect for a candlelight dinner, look absolutely great in this lustrous Jimmy Choo pumps. Crafted from tactile snake-effect leather, the pair is dressed in silver glitters. It features the prominent pointed-toe style of the brand. It comes with sexy and slim 4-inch heels. Even if you are only wearing a simple little black dress, the Jimmy Choo Romy 100 pumps will elevate it to a whole new level.
Valentino Crushed Velvet Sandals
Whether it is sunup or sundown, this chic Valentino Crushed Velvet Sandals is an effortless choice. The blush velvet hue looks sophisticated and is a good contrast to your black dress. Crafted from crushed velvet fabric and designed with 3.5-inch heels, the pair perfectly emphasizes the curves of your feet for a more flattering appearance. Shorter girls will not have to worry since it is embellished with a slim ankle strap to keep your feet in place as you walk.
The Row Adam Metallic Elaphe Loafer
Here’s the truth. While heels are undeniable sexy and gorgeous, not all women like to wear high-heeled shoes. This is why we included this stylish and equally stunning loader from The Row. Made in Italy, the pair is crafted from gold elaphe. The loafer offers a subtle lift from its low heels. It is designed with tonal piping, and dipped in sparkling gold. You can pair it with any of your casual to semi-formal airy or loose little black dress. As a plus, since the pair is slip on, it is more convenient to wear.
Dolce and Gabbana Crystal-Embellished Corded Lace Pumps
Break the monochrome by opting for a head-turning pair like these Dolce and Gabbana Lace Pumps. This pair is both classic and seductive. It is designed with a pointed toe silhouette. The pumps are crafted with leather lining and mesh backing for support, as well as, to retain its shape. It is truly seductive with as the exterior is embellished with tomato-red corded lace, which is a signature fabric of the brand. In addition, the pair is adorned with a fancy ruby and clear crystal for added glamour.
Christian Louboutin Cajac 100 Suede Sandals
We would like to refer this Christian Louboutin Cajac 100 as a statement shoes. The pair is both cool and sexy, and truly fashionable. Made from croc-effect suede, the sandals come in burgundy and black that forms a complicated caged silhouette. It is set onto a thin four-inch stiletto heel. The sky-high heels give your feet a more seductive look. Much more as the pair is finished with the signature red soles. Look over-the-top sexy by pairing it with a bodycon LBD or keep it chic by sporting a fit-and-flare dress.
So the next time you style with your favorite little black dress, do not just wear it with the same old pair you always wear with it. Look even more polished and elevate your ensemble by choosing from a variety of appropriate shoes to go with your outfit. We hope we have helped you narrow down your choices with this list!