Let’s be honest. No matter how many pairs of bright statement-making heels you own, it’s the black pumps that we most often reach for to finish off a look. Naturally, pairing colored heels with your look requires a bit more thought and effort than simply throwing on some black shoes. So today we’re bringing you our ultimate guide on what to wear with every shoe color—in hopes of helping you (and ourselves) give those purple, green, blue, and red heels some airtime. Before you start, a few rules of thumb to remember:
1. If your outfit has a color in it, your shoes can be any shade of that color.
2. Black, beige, and gray shoes go with everything.
3. You can never go wrong with head-to-toe monochrome.
Now, for everything else, scroll through to see our tips!