Keep your heels, head and standards high.
– Coco Chanel
As professional working women, we spend our days making decisions, fighting fires, and getting things done. While we may not have the rockstar demands of Beyoncé, our schedules can still lead us all over the place, which means we have to expect the unexpected. But there are certain accessories that we can expect to remain classic wardrobe necessities. Here are four essential shoes that every working woman needs in her closet.
All women need a reliable pair of neutral-colored high heels. Dress them up or down – the right pumps go with everything! They’re the essential accessory for a day in the office, an after-work networking event, or happy hour with the girls. Invest in a good quality pair and go with a simple but sophisticated option like the ones below in either Black or Nude:
Whether you’re juggling a million projects or running to and from meetings, every woman needs a great pair of travel-friendly ballet flats. Give your feet the break they need with a pair of flats that are easy and comfy to walk in, yet compactable enough to throw in your bag. They are also the perfect accessory for commuting or traveling. Try one of the popular and fabulous colored Tieks. Other options:
Chicago’s weather can be unexpected – one minute it’s snowing, then it’s sunny, and the next thing you know, it’s raining. A quality pair of versatile boots is essential no matter the weather or what outfit you wear.Pick a simple and sturdy boot, invest in a good quality pair that can save you from having to visit podiatrists in the future and back problems. Here are some options:
For those business casual days in the office or when your feet are sore from a long week on the move, go with a flat shoe that makes a statement – or a power flat. Perfect for traveling or a day in the office, take advantage of a stand-out loafer or patent leather oxford to make a fashion statement while you work it. Here are a few ideas: