Platforms are tricky. While we love them for their height, comfort, and all-around-awesomeness, we acknowledge that they’re not the easiest shoes to style. Their height, the thing that makes them great, also puts them at risk of looking, well, tacky, if not styled right. But don’t let that scare you away. Today, we’re looking at seven of our favorite It girls for inspiration on how to wear this ‘70s-inspired trend.
Scroll through to see the looks and, of course, shop our favorite platform heels!
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KG Kurt Geiger Hazel Platform Sandals ($225) in Black
Saint Laurent Bianca Animal-print and Calf Hair Leather Sandals ($1395)
Sophia Webster Amanda Embellished Satin Sandals ($595)
Stella McCartney Floral Print Canvas Sandals ($810)
Tom Ford Leopard-Print Calf Hair Platform Sandal ($1490)
Topshop Lilith Suede Chunky Sandals ($135) in Tan
Victoria Beckham Velvet and Suede Platform Sandals ($1695)