Styling My Red High Heels

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Styling My Red High Heels. 5 Tips On wearing Heels Over 50. Day 10 Of 30 Styling My Shoes, Boots, Converse, Or Trainers. Hello friends, so how are you today? Happy Monday. I hope you have had a lovely weekend?

The sunshine today has me excited for spring! Check out today’s Reel on Polka Dot Lady Here:

When you wake up to the sun shining and realise spring is just around the corner. “Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer.” – Anita Krizzan. The Polka Dot Lady.

“Cinderella is proof that a new pair of shoes can change your life.” – Unknown

Styling My Red High Heels

Styling My Red High Heels:

Styling My Red High Heels. Last week, we went out for a meal as it was my mum’s birthday I wore my beautiful red heels that I haven’t worn in years.

With a playful thought and a click of my heels, I bravely decided to wear my high heels on a night out. I stopped wearing heels, long ago so it was a very brave decision.

These aren’t just shoes; they’re my bold statement, my secret weapon in the game of fashion.

As I strut down the street from the car park to the restaurant, I questioned, whether or not I had made the right decision to wear them. Who knew we were going to part a 10-minute walk away, as the restaurant car park was full!

Anyway, I paired my heels with a favourite black polka dot dress with red roses on it.

These heels made my outfit pop from ordinary to another level in an instant.

With each step, I feel unsteady but also unstoppable. Ready to conquer whatever challenges come my way with a dash of flair and a pop of colour.

So here’s to my trusty companions, my red high heels: may we continue to paint the town red and leave a trail of style envy in our wake! Haha!!

Styling My Red High Heels

Styling My Red High Heels.

So glad we didn’t have to walk far in the end. They felt so high. I felt so tall.

Think they will be going back into the shoe cupboard a few more years and get my flats out, ha!! It was nice to wear them though. I will wear them again when my husband is driving us somewhere. They do work the muscles in the back of your legs.

5 Tips On Wearing Heels Over 50:

5 Tips On Wearing Heels Over 50.

Firstly, Select Comfort Over Height:

Go for thicker, more stable heels and heels that are lower in height. Platforms are great for making you look taller without making your feet hurt. They give you that extra height you might be looking for.

For comfortable shoes that you can wear all day or all night, look for insoles that are cushioned and provide plenty of arch support. To spare your feet and joints from strain, choose comfort over high height.

Secondly, Invest in Quality Shoes:

The comfort and longevity of shoes can be greatly improved by using high-quality materials. Seek for well-made heels composed of premium materials such as genuine leather.

Better support and longer lifespans are two characteristics that make quality shoes an excellent purchase. Also, look for a shoe company that cater for comfort shoes.

Practice Proper Posture:

Styling My Red High Heels.

Thirdly, Practice Proper Posture:

When wearing heels, keep your shoulders back, chest up, and core tight to maintain proper posture. In order to lessen the strain on your knees and back, equally distribute your weight across both feet.

Practicing good posture not only enhances your overall appearance but also helps prevent discomfort or injury while wearing heels.

Fourthly, Select The Correct Fit:

It might sound daft but different styles of shoes can fit differently. To prevent blisters, pinching, or discomfort, make sure your heels fit you correctly.

As different brands may have different sizes, it’s important to try on shoes before buying them.

To ensure a perfect fit and added support, look for heels with movable straps or laces. If you are uncertain about your size, you might want to seek advice from a qualified shoe fitter.

Fifth, Switch up Your Footwear:

Throughout the day or night, alternate between wearing flats and heels to give your feet a rest.

Long-term heel wear can be taxing on your feet and joints, so taking occasional breaks from your heels to slip into something more comfortable will ease your discomfort and lower your chance of becoming tired or hurt.

Always have a nice pair of flats available in case you need to let your feet a rest without sacrificing style. Have you tried keeping some fold-up shoes in your bag on a night out? When your feet are hurting they are perfect.

Styling My Red High Heels. I was gifted these shoes over 8 years ago now, on a photo shoot for Marisota. Here are a few posts from the shoot:

Sandy From Grease Look

Sandy From Grease Look: You’re The One That I Want:

Styling My Red High Heels.

Firstly, Sandy From Grease Look: You’re The One That I Want.

When my husband saw the pictures he said “Your outfit looks like the one Sandy wore in Grease at the end!!”

I quickly Googled Sandy to look at her outfit and it is very alike!! Then I replied back “Tell me about it stud!! Lol. Now I call this outfit, my Sandy from Grease look!!

Copying Sandy’s iconic black outfit with red shoes from “Grease” requires attention to detail and a touch of retro flair.

The outfit, famously worn during the film’s electrifying finale, exudes a blend of edgy confidence and classic femininity.

Recreating this look involves sourcing a form-fitting black off-the-shoulder top paired with sleek black leggings or cigarette pants, reminiscent of Sandy’s rebellious transformation. Sandy From Grease Look.

The Red Christmas Dress For A Photo Shoot With Marisota

Styling My Red High Heels.

The Red Christmas Dress:

Secondly, The Red Christmas Dress.

Hand-picked by me for A Photo Shoot With Marisota. 

As the soft glow of twinkling Christmas lights fills the room, you slip into the perfect red dress, the fabric draping elegantly over your silhouette like the magic of Christmas and holiday cheer.

The lacy red dress, carefully selected from Marisota’s collection, hugs your curves in all the right places, its rich crimson hue capturing the essence of festive warmth.

Delicate lace sleeves are added to the dress to finish it off perfectly. The Red Christmas Dress.

Styling My Red High Heels

Styling My Red High Heels. Stepping into the week with confidence and style!

There’s nothing like a killer pair of red high heels to make a statement.

Whether you’re strutting into the office or hitting the town for a night out, these beauties are always a fun accessory.

They also add the perfect pop of colour to any outfit and instantly raise my look. Who else is rocking their favorite heels today? Let’s slay together!

Styling My Red High Heels.

What I Wore: Dress: Amazon | Cardigan: F&F Tesco | Shoes: c/o Marisota | Necklace: c/o Claudia Bradby Jewellery

Styling My Red High Heels

“Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.” – Marilyn Monroe

Styling My Red High Heels:

Styling My Red High Heels. 5 Tips On Wearing Heels Over 50.

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4 Comments

  1. 10 March 2024 / 07:36

    It’s a long time since I had high heel shoes, now I enjoy quirky brogues and low heeled Mary Janes. Your red shoes look great, and carry such a message of empowerment and style! Thanks for linking

  2. 6 March 2024 / 14:20

    I love red and red shoes is such a fun way to add the color to an outfit. These are lovely heels!