This Pretty Shoe Trend Is Begging to Be Worn at Your Next Holiday Party

Purple heeled mules


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Holiday party season is upon us—do you know what you’re wearing yet? Once you find that perfect sparkly dress or going-out suit, the next step to completing your party look is picking out the right shoes. That said, we’re pretty excited about one trend, in particular, that we’ve been seeing all over our feeds for months: purple heels.

From kitten-heel slingbacks to sculptural mules, variations of purple have been gracing the feet of fashion people everywhere. Think deep violets and pastel lavenders and periwinkles. (Hello, Pantone Color of the Year!) Naturally, we’re fully ready to lean into this trend ASAP, so we did a little digging at some of our favorite shopping destinations on the internet.

Ahead, we rounded up the 25 chicest purple heels of the season so that you can put your best foot forward at your upcoming marathon of holiday soirées. Keep scrolling to check out our picks, starting at just $50.

These shiny mules have a major ’70s vibe.

These would look great paired with some sparkly tights. Just saying.

These Topshop sandals look a lot more expensive than they are.

Purple kitten heels


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Simply put, these Tamara Mellon heels are gorgeous.

Nothing says “holiday” like a pair of velvet heels.

Purple pumps


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We’re calling it. These shoes from The Attico will be everywhere this holiday season.

Not ready to commit to bright purple? Opt for an icy lilac like the above.

Sleek and understated, these are great party shoes.

Purple mary-janes



These chic Bottega mules will take you from day to night, no problem.

These square-toe mules are great for every day but look just as chic with a party dress.

You can’t go wrong with strappy sandals.

Purple shearling mules


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These simple sandals will go with just about anything.

Sparkly purple heels


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Have a night of dancing ahead? Trust us—your feet will thank you for these.

If you’re not a fan of stilettos, these towering block-heel pumps will bring you from the office to the party comfortably.

We’d pair these iridescent pumps with some skinny black trousers.