Wednesday, 3 July 2013

6 kinds of heels every woman must own

6 kinds of heels every woman must own

6 kinds of heels every woman must own
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Heels have now become a raged accessory in a woman's wardrobe. Here are the 6 kinds of heelsa woman must own.

Despite the adverse consequences high heeled shoes are popular as they are elegant and fashionable. They have always been a woman's obsession since history as they not only add height but make the calves flex, giving the legs a fit and leaner look. One must invest in heels that are comfortable to wear, easy to balance in and still look chic. 

Young women love investing in them as they are the most trendy party wear accessory and also make you the centre of attraction in a party for without heels a party dress is incomplete! Heels add that extra oomph to your party dress. So, for all those crazy heel fans here is a list of a few heels that top the list and are available in the market easily. 

Wedge heels 

The most comfortable and easy to walk in. They touch a major amount surface area compared to other heel types. It is thick and one with the sole. Wedges offer more arch support, reducing foot and ankle problems caused from the other type of heels. 

Kitten heels 

They are comfortable and easy to carry off as they have a small heel and go with any outfit. They're not age bias as they can be worn by elderly people also as they don't have a very high heel. They can be labeled as 'young girl stilettos' and they never run out of fashion. 

High heeled boot 

Ankle boot, a knee high boot, risky thigh high version or cowboy boots. Boots work great for a night out on the town or a casual meeting with family and friends. They are comfortable and stylish. 

Evening sandals 

These are great to have for formal affairs like weddings or celebrations and they also work great to dress up with jeans or a casual dress. They aren't very high like the stilettos and mostly have moderate or medium heels. 


Whether it is a peep toe or platform these heels can go with you to work, to play and anytime in between. They are the "Little Black Dress" kind of footwear. Lightweight, strapless shoes with closed backs they are the handiest for anytime of the day. They can have heels as high as 4 inches or more as they are compared next to stilettos. 


Stilettos are typically the highest of all the heels, sometimes up to eight inches, and they can be difficult to walk in because the heels are thin and provide very little surface for stability. The word 'stilettos' means small metal dagger. Good quality stilettos have leather uppers with padded insoles to cushion the balls of the feet.