25 Insanely Chic Pairs of Shoes You'll 100% Regret Not Buying

The Best Shoes The Real Real


The Style Stalker 

When I think of a chic shoe, I naturally think of literally any pair of designer shoes I can't afford. While that certainly doesn't have to be the case as proven here, here, and here, sometimes splurging on a chic pair of designer shoes is just what the doctor ordered. But, in case you've got a different prescription, we found just the loophole you'll need to satisfy your designer cravings and your budgeting needs. Curious where we found them? Three words: The RealReal.

If you aren't familiar with The RealReal, it's a luxury resale site where you can find pre-loved (as I like to call it) designer goods including everything from Louis Vuitton luggage to Prada headbands, but today we're focusing on solely all the best designer shoes we could find for the fall season ahead. Instead of splurging on the latest and greatest, sometimes it's wise to take a step back and see what else your money can get you that's just as good. Ready to see our picks? Go on, then—scroll! Because I can promise you this—if you don't buy them, someone else will and then you'll regret it.

Snakeskin may be a trend, but don't let that fool you. These sandals will sure be a staple in your closet.

Manolo Blahnik creates shoes that you'll keep forever, so purchasing these will be a smart and fashionable investment.

I haven't met a pump I didn't like, but this mesh pair is particularly fresh.

If it involves zebra print, it's calling your name.

A pair of statement boots will be your new best friend come the colder weather.

These red-hot pumps are ready for your date night.

Houndstooth is a classic print that's on a high this upcoming season, so this Dior pair is a no-brainer purchase. 

Manolos for under $200—do you even have to question it?

Wear this with anything and you've already got an Insta-ready look.

Cult Gaia makes the shoes that are not only fashion-forward but ones that will go with more than you think. Case in point…

You can't go wrong with this classic logo print.

Give your go-to sandal a fashion-girl upgrade with this CCed Chanel pair. 

These wrap sandals will elevate even the simplest of outfits.

Timeless and classic, these will go with just about everything.

Trust us, it's all about the square toes this season. Nail the trend with these It girl–loved By Far sandals.

The perfect match to your neutral fall outfits.

I can't help but think of all the fall outfits that can center around these boots.

The woven detail adds an upgraded element to what would be a minimalistic pair of mules.

This barely there sandal is definitely swoon-worthy. 

These shoes really emphasize the "chic" in the story title.

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