Prom Shoes 2014
Looking for the perfect prom shoes? The gorgeous pair that matches your stunning prom dress, fits like a charm and makes you feel like a million dollars? Keep reading.
“How to pick the right pair of shoes for my prom night?” is a question which thousands of girls ask every year. It is no secret that often it is harder to find the perfect shoes, than the perfect prom dress.
Before you buy that lovely pair you just saw, take a moment to consider these important points:
Prom Shoes – Style:
The style of the shoes is the first thing you need to decide on. Are you after a princess-like, romantic pair of shoes (strappy sandals or cute pumps) or are you going to use the prom shoes to edge up your look (ankle booties or black studded heels)? Of course, it will all depend on the kind of dress you have already chosen. The shoes complement the dress, not the other way around.
Prom Shoes – Color:
The main thing to remember is that the color of your shoes doesn’t have to match the color of your dress. Here are some great tips to help you choose the perfect color for your prom shoes:
- If your dress has a pattern on it – pick one of the non dominant colors for your shoes
- Match the shoes with your accessories
- If your dress has gold or silver details go for gold or silver prom shoes, respectively
- And of course, you can never go wrong with a pair of nude or black prom shoes
- Silver prom shoes – Madden Girl ($44.99)
- Gold prom shoes – Celeste ($30.00)
- Black prom shoes – Steve Madden ($99.95)
- Nude prom shoes – Jessica Simpson ($44.97)
Flat Prom Shoes vs High Heels
There are a few important points you need to take into account:
- Have you worn high heels before?
- Are you planning on dancing all night?
- How tall is your date?
- What is your dress – short or long?
If your prom gown is short and you feel confident in heels, buy a pair of high prom shoes to show off those beautiful legs.
And if you don’t know how to walk in heels, but you still want to wear them on your prom night, no worries, with a little bit of practice you too can walk with catwalk confidence. Just take a look at these wonderful tips on how to walk in high heels.
On the other hand, if you feel unsure wearing heels and you would love to dance the night away – you should consider getting a pair of stylinsh flat prom shoes.
- Black high heel prom sandals – STEVEN by Steve Madden ($80.99)
- Flat prom shoes – Steve Madden ($39.99)
- Nude high prom shoes – Steve Madden ($74.99)
*As a rule of thumb: Pair short dresses (or gowns with slits) with high heels to make your legs appear longer and sexier. If your dress is long you can easily get away with a pair of cute flats, without compromising your appearence.
Cheap Prom Shoes 2014
The average price of a beautiful pair of shoes for prom is between $40 and $150. However, if you are on a budget, there are plenty of gorgeous and affordable prom shoes under $30 or even $20 that you can choose from.
- Silver prom shoes – Celeste ($47.99)
- Gold rhinestones prom shoes – Celeste ($30.00)
- Black prom shoes – Rialto ($18.44)
- Gold prom shoes – Glaze ($25.00)
When buying your prom shoes try to keep in mind the whole look.
PS: Make sure to break into your shoes before the night of your prom. Yes its a cliche, but its a cliche for a reason. You want people to notice your fabulous walk, before they notice your shoes.
Silver prom shoes will look wonderful with pretty much any dress, if you match it with the right accessories.
Since it’s concidered a neutral you can never go wrong with silver, but if your prom dress is white, black, blue, green, red, purple or grey your silver shoes will complement your prom look even better.
It very much depends on the tint and shade, but in general avoid wearing silver shoes with gold dress or accessories.
Contrary to popular belief, a prom dress is not the only element which comes into play when trying to make a fashion statement on prom night. Part of the ‘wow factor’ comes from the shoes that you choose to pair with that prom dress. Below you will find a few options of black, platform prom shoes to wear on this memorable night.
It’s common knowledge that the right pair of shoes can make an outfit. Choose the wrong pair of shoes however, and they can break your outfit instead. When it comes to prom, this is one of the most painstaking decisions a girl can make, besides finding the perfect prom dress, of course. Take a look below at a few silver high heel prom sandal options for you to compliment your dress on prom night. These silver high heel prom sandals will be sure to have all the other girls at prom green with shoe envy on that night.
For many girls, prom night involves dancing the night away in a pair of killer heels. This usually involves aching feet at some point during the course of the night. Today, however, more and more girls are opting to wear sandals on that special night. Why not combine style and practicality with these prom sandals below?