Many times you would be wondering what would be the ideal heel height for you. Well, it depends on lot of factors such as occasion, your shoe size, and of course your comfort level.
You might have read about 6 inch heels and 2 inch heels, and everything in between, but it’s often hard to visualise heel heights. Read through our post and find some tips for choosing the ideal heel height for you.
1.5 Inch Heel
If your daily life involves a lot of walking, this heel height is for you. This heel height actually helps you in walking fast. Perfect for when you want a little lift, the 1.5″ heel is your go-to. It’s feminine but practical.
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2 Inch Heel
This stiletto heel provides enough lift to give you a good look, but it’s not too high that the balls of your feet will be aching all day.
This kitten heel looks particularly cute in a slingback. Wear this if you’re on your feet all day but want the femininity that comes with a heel.
3 Inch Heel
This is what most would classify a classic heel height. It’s perfect for the office, and looks great in a round, pointed, or peep toe. Comfortable to wear yet gives an elegant look.
Not a fan of a stiletto heel? With this heel height you can choose a block heel instead.
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4 Inch Heel
This is classy and is perfect for those after-work activities and weekend dinners. The 4” heel is guaranteed to transform you into your most elegant self.
With that elegance comes a fairly high angle. By changing the height slightly, you can add a toe platform, which some ladies prefer. Platform heels would be more comfortable for you with this heel height, if your shoe size is on the lower side.
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4.5 Inch Heel
This shoe gives you height but also the stability of a platform. While this is still quite a high heel, it’ll still give you a lot of mileage. If your shoe size is on the lower side go for platform heels with this heel height. If you have longer and slender foot this heel height gives you the elegant look you deserve, without a toe platform.
6 Inch Heel
A 6” heel is gorgeous, but it is high and isn’t for everybody, and that’s OK. With a large toe platform, they’re certainly not unbearable to wear, but unless you’re a professional model, you may need to practice walking in it before you step out wearing it!
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