There are many wonderful excuses for women to buy shoes; parties, formal occasions, business or pleasure. Regardless of the reason, shopping for dress shoes is in general a fun and exciting task, but it is not easy. It may sound like a simple task, but I assure you that there are many complex factors to take into account while shopping for shoes, especially for women. It is a known fact that women desire to be unique and fashionable, and they will not settle for anything that might lessen their popularity or their unique look.
With that said, here are a few pointers that will help you in picking out the perfect pair of women's dress shoes. First, remember that shoes need to complement the rest of the outfit that the lady has chosen to wear. For example, a classic, no frills dress would go perfectly with classic, no frills shoes. A fancy satin dress, on the other hand, would work nicely with an elaborately made pair of shoes, satin uppers, or the like.
Next, pay attention to the type of occasion that the shoes are needed for. Formal dinners may require a more conservative look, while a dress party would allow you to mix things up a bit with some creative colors and unique designs. As for high heels, it is really up to you, but you should remember that high heels can get very uncomfortable and are not designed to be worn for hours at a time. Moderately sized high heels, or no heel at all, are perfect for more formal occasions. Pay attention to color.
Make sure that the color of the shoes matches with what you are going to wear. You shouldn't have to just wear black shoes all the time, unless formal dinners are all you ever attend, and the only dresses you have are pure black as well. Color, when used properly, makes a great impact.
So shopping for shoes it not easy, but it certainly is fun. The key to successful shoe shopping is to always have a good time, and do not be afraid to try new things. Shopping is a great way to bring up your spirits.
Trying on clothes and comparing the outfits and finding what is best for you can be more than therapeutic. Shoes are a big part of the whole fashion scene, so it is very important that shoppers have the tools necessary to pick the right shoes for the right occasion. And one more thing; shoes come in pairs, and so should you! When you head out to go shopping, bring a friend with you.
Never shop alone! Take someone with you who can offer some advice and give an honest opinion.
Gregg Hall is an author living in Navarre Florida. Find more about this as well as Women's Designer Shoes at http://www.shoesalestore.com