No matter how you feel about walking in them, you have to admit there's something about heels that adds that extra bit of polish to an outfit. But certain looks particularly lend themselves to a stunning pair of stilettos, and who knows better than the masters of the catwalk: our favorite models? These eight women have spent more time in pumps than most of us can claim, and they've mastered the art of pairing them with just the right look.
Read on for inspiration and to shop outfits inspired by these go-to formulas!
On Huntington-Whiteley: Saint Laurent SL 93 Mineral Glass Sunglasses ($345); Anita Ko Diamond Loop Earrings ($4625); Saint Laurent Boxy Fit Blazer ($2990); James Perse Crepe Jersey Little Boy Tee ($95); Versace Medusa Tote ($2129); Chloé Paneled Jersey Track Pants ($1295); Gianvito Rossi Leather Portofino Heels ($790).
Rosie's Chloé track pants and sleek black blazer gave a polished vibe without feeling overly stuffy.
On Chanel Iman: Alexander Wang dress; Giuseppe Zanotti heels.
Chanel wore the perfect party outfit in NYC, pairing a sleek slip dress with strappy high-heel sandals and a fun clutch.
Gigi epitomized polish in a matching skirt-and-top set by Roland Mouret. Sleek sandals and a top-handle Versace bag were sophisticated finishes to her look.
On Lily Aldridge: Isabel Marant top and booties.
Heeled booties added polish to Lily's simple blouse and sleek leggings.
On Gisele Bündchen: Rag & Bone jeans; Alexandre Birman sandals.
Gisele's heeled sandals instantly infused her casual look with a dressed-up feel.
On Ashley Graham: Saint Laurent clutch.
For a night on the town, pair a super-flattering body-con dress with simple heels and a sleek blazer.