While you could pair your standard black pumps with your party dress for your upcoming holiday party, why not switch it up with something a bit more festive? 'Tis the season, right? Well, to share with you shoe styles you should test out right now, we tapped Tomoko Ogura, senior fashion director at Barneys New York, to fill us in on the only party shoes you should try.
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"A black and white shoe ties together holiday attire and crosses seamlessly into a cocktail occasion. Pair this style with a simple slip dress or an elegant sheath for a timeless evening look."
"A festive flat is a must-have to survive the holiday season, especially if you have many events to attend. With its embellished details, this style is a great option to slip on if you want to be comfortable and stylish. Wear this shoe with the extremes—a mini shift dress or a floor-sweeping gown."
"A holiday party is the perfect occasion to break out a shoe that sparkles. Not only is it a conversation starter, it can simply add a little flair to any outfit you already have in your closet."
What shoes will you wear this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below! And check out more holiday shoes over at The Window.