A Fun Lesson in What to Wear With Those White Heels You Bought

So, just like 95% of your fellow fashion girls, you bought a pair of white heels. Now what, you ask? We're here to inform you of an easy styling trick that will truly add a jolt of fun to your outfit planning. You see, since the white-shoe trend came about, we've discovered that you can basically swap out whatever black or neutral heels you were wearing for a white pair, and your outfit is suddenly infinitely more fun. We're firm believers that they add personality and interest to any look they're paired with. As proof, we pulled together 10 white-heels outfits that are the epitome of fun, thanks to said shoes.

In other words, if you're at all concerned about what to do with those white heels, you needn't worry—it was money well spent. The trend has quickly become a classic, and rest assured that you'll reach for those shoes more often than your black heels (because, fun!). Keep reading for styling ideas and to shop some of our favorite white heels on the market (in case you want to add another pair to your collection).


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For a cool off-duty look, pair white mules with a colorful top and denim skirt.


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White kitten heels are an easy way to add polish to a maxi skirt.


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Ankle-strap block heels look especially chic with a midi-length skirt or dress.


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A black-and-white top, jeans, and white pumps are an effortless combination you'll want to wear on repeat.


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Instead of black heels with a black dress, swap out the former for a pair of chic white mules.


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The correct shoe color to wear with white jeans is undoubtedly white. Case in point.


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If you're going to try the dress-over-jeans looks, we recommend pairing it with high heels.


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Want to make fall's checked-blazer trend work for spring? Just add a pair of white heels.


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Keep an all-white outfit looking fresh via a pair of white heels.


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Pair an already polished matching set with equally polished white heels.

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See, wasn't that fun?

Allyson Payer
Senior Editor

Allyson is a senior editor for Who What Wear. She joined the company in 2014 as co-founder Katherine Power's executive assistant and over the years has written hundreds of stories for Who What Wear. Prior to her career in fashion, Allyson worked in the entertainment industry at companies such as Sony Pictures Television. Allyson is now based in Raleigh, North Carolina, and is originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She holds a BFA in theater. Her path to fashion may not have been linear, but based on the number of fashion magazines she collected as a child and young adult, it was meant to be.