Last week we brought you some important rules men should follow so as to own and maintain their shoes.
This week, we bring you 10 rules that would guide ladies in the use and maintenance of their shoes. Let’s check them out!
- Balance Over Style
It’s okay not to buy heels you’re not comfortable walking in. Asides from walking funny, you do not want to strain your ankle. Always buy shoes that you can comfortably walk in.
- Comfort Over Style
Tight shoes have a negative effect on the feet both in the long and short run. Comfort of the feet is the golden rule to abide by in the purchase of shoes. Always choose comfortable shoes.
- Buy Bold Colors
The dominant colour in every girl’s shoe closet is black. This is because black goes with every outfit but it can also limit your clothing and shoe creativity.
Adding a pair of colourful shoes to your shoe collection can help you make bold fashion statements. So, once in a while, skip the regular and do BOLD.
- Buy Shoes Appropriate for your line of Work
Always buy shoes appropriate for your line of work. This way, you’ll be able to wear different type of shoes without neglecting some. Prolonged and improper storage of shoes might lead to damage.
- Ditch Stilettos for Flats when Going Outdoors
Why make your feet go through so much pain? Stilettos practically sink to the ground every time you take a step in non concrete floors. Flats are comfortable and easy to walk in. Need the extra height? Opt for wedges. They are sturdy and classy.
- Always wear the Right Shoe at the right time of the Day
During the day, do not opt for flashy or snazzy shoe tones. However, if you need to make a statement with your shoes, you can opt for a closed-toe pump or a peep-toe pump. While at night, if you need to be the light of the party, you can wear attention grabbing shoes.
- Always go shoe shopping at the end of the day
At the end of the day, your feet are swollen. This way, when you try on a shoe when shopping, you’ll be able to know how it fits.
- Buy Quality Shoes
Ladies, you need to invest in your shoes. You don’t have to buy designer shoes. All you have to do is buy shoes of great quality that compliments your outfit. Bad shoes ultimately ruin your feet.
- Get Regular Pedicure
Never wear open toed shoes with toes that are not well groomed. It leaves a bad impression on the mind of the viewer. You don’t have to paint your nails, just ensure they are neat and pleasing to the eye.
- Try On Three Sizes of Shoes Before Purchase
You are a size 40? Try sizes 39, 40 and 41 of the same style just to be sure you picked the right size. This is because your feet may have reduced or increased in size since you last purchased shoes. What have you got to lose when you buy the wrong size of shoes? Money and time. What do you get when you buy the right size? Money and time.