Wearing high heels to work definitely enhances your professional look. At the same time, does every type of high heels do this value addition to your professional attire? The answer is both yes and no. It largely depends on the work environment of the organization you work with. Here we are discussing some of the types of high heels which can significantly enhance your professional look.
1 Black leather pumps
These are classic work shoes. If you are having any doubt on which type of heels are suitable in particular environment, you can go for a pair of black leather stiletto pumps. Nobody will raise any eyebrows on the suitability this type of heels in office irrespective of the work culture of the company.
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2 Prefer stilettos if sitting for most of the time
Stilettos are the best choice with any formal attire. Stilettos in fact change the power equation and you will largely be in a commanding position when in these heels. However if you move around a lot in the office stilettos may pose some difficulties.
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3 Choose thicker (chunky) heels if standing and walking mostly
If you stand and walk a lot as part of your work, better go for chunky (thicker) heels so that the stability improves. You can also choose to be on medium heels rather than on high heels in this case.
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4 Monochrome high heel sandals
High heel sandals are not strictly work shoes. However if you choose heels of single colour (monochrome) it fit very well into the work environment. You may choose the colour of the high heels matching with that of the dress.
5 Avoid glittering designs or colours unless casual dress day
In general glittering designs and colours are not suitable for work environment. At the same time you can definitely wear them on those days in which casual dress is allowed such as Friday.
6 Go for wedge heels if semi-formals are allowed
If semi-formals are allowed in your office, the most comfortable shoes for you would be wedge high heels. You can choose the wedge sandals as well.
7 Avoid flaunting your painted toe-nails unless casual dress day
Flaunting your beautifully painted toe nails is not a good idea at work, unless it is a casual dress day like a Friday.
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