If you love fashion, you know that an outfit isn’t complete without the perfect pair of shoes. Vintage clothing is no different!
Don’t make the mistake of pairing the wrong shoes with your gorgeous vintage dress. We put together a guide to vintage shoes that will be great accessories to your retro dress.
Mary Jane Shoes
No vintage wardrobe collection is complete without at least one pair of Mary Janes. Try pairing a colorful pair of MJs with a 50’s or 60s inspired dress. The thick heel with instantly elongate your legs.
Mary Jane vintage shoes are one of the more popular pairing choices for retro dresses. With the wide range of style and color options, this comes as no surprise.
Consider accessorizing with some knee socks to really nail a preppy retro look.
Those with an eye for fashion can really appreciate a pair of eye-catching graphic pumps. Consider picking a shoe that challenges the status quo. Popular graphic pump designs include vintage lace and funky patterns!
Animal print pumps are also stunning. Leopard and cheetah are common prints but zebra would be a spectacular choice as well.
A daring graphic shoe will certainly gain attention. The best thing about graphic shoes is that they’re packed with style. These shoes will take any dress to the next level.
If you’re going for a more comfortable look, oxfords may be the best shoe choice for you. Low-heel oxfords have just the right height to look elegant without sacrificing comfort.
If you prefer a little height, platform oxfords were made for you! Platform oxfords are great if you’re going for the groovy 70s look. Pair it with a flowy, flower child dress to steal the show.
Comfort can go a step further with a shiny pair of saddle shoes. These traditional black and white shoes are the ultimate retro look.
Since saddle shoes are so classic, you could spice things up with a pair of eye-catching socks. Saddle shoes are perfect for your 60s inspired dresses, throw on a sweater for an extra fab look.
Saddle shoes were good enough for Elvis, right? Grab a pair and get ready to rock and roll!
When in doubt, go for a classic look with a pair of trusty pumps. Classic pumps truly go well with any decade from the 50s to modern-day.
When you’re strutting your stuff in a corset dress and a retro hair-do, a glossy pair of red pumps are sure to turn heads.
Classic pumps are feminine, sexy and versatile. Every girl needs at least one pair. Make sure you find the right heels for you.
Which Vintage Shoes Are You Rockin’?
Every vintage loving gal needs options! If you don’t have these shoes in your closet, consider adding one (or two) of these pairs to your collection.
The great thing about vintage wear is that you can make your style uniquely you! We hope this post helped give you some inspiration.
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