Shoe Styles

Shoe Styles: Shoes by Style, Type, Season or Occasion

Shoe Styles

Shoe Styles Glossary – Glossary of Shoe Styles

Ever wonder what a d’Orsay pump was? Or maybe a stiletto heel? Check this glossary for definitions of your favorite shoe style. Learn the definitions of these & other most popular shoe styles with this handy footwear glossary.

Athletic Shoes

The term “athletic shoes” covers quite a broad range. There are athletic shoes for running, walking, basketball, and every other sport or form of recreation. From sneakers to running shoes; there are lots to learn about finding the athletic shoes for your sport. Pick the proper and right shoes for your needs by checking out some of the newest in athletic shoes.

Dance Shoes: Tips, Sizing, and Advice

Whether you’re just starting out in ballet, or taking a night class in ballroom dancing, you may find yourself needing to know a bit more about dance shoes — and trust me, you’ll be looking for very different things than you do in street shoes. But, not to worry, below is lots of information on the different types of footwear available, and what you should be looking for.

Ballroom, ballet, tap, Latin… all these forms of dancing have different types of shoes. This guide to dance shoes will help you choose exactly what you need.


Boots can be found in nearly every person’s wardrobe, but there are so many different styles and so many different purposes for them. The good news is that whether you’re looking for hiking, snow, sexy, rain, or cowboy boots, you don’t need to look any further. All those types of boots (and more) are covered below.

Whether you need boots that serve a practical purpose, or you just want a pair of sexy fashion boots, you’re in luck! This tip-filled guide covers them all.

  • Women’s Boots – Styles, Trends & How to Wear: Find the hottest styles and latest trends, along with tips on how to wear and choose the best boots for your needs.
  • Flat Boots for Women: Casual, dressy, designer labels and bargain finds. With flat boots as hot as these, you’ll never need to suffer in high heels again.
  • Boots for Men – Styles, Trends and How to Choose: Possibly even more dynamic than regular shoes, boots too can make the man. For the latest styles and trends, along with tips on how to choose the best boots for your needs, check out the articles below.

Flat Shoes: Tips for Selecting and Wearing

Flat shoes deserve a place in every woman’s wardrobe — whether it’s because you can’t wear heels, or because you just don’t want to. And, even the biggest high heel fanatic should take a break every once in a while. Below, you’ll find tons of articles on how to find, select, and wear flats that will keep your style rating high, even when you’re heels are low.

This guide to flat shoes features tips for choosing, buying, and wearing flat shoes. Trust me, when you see how stylish they can be, you’ll never miss your heels.

Wedding and Bridal Shoes

Here’s where you’ll find information on bridal shoes, as well as shoes for the entire wedding party. From how-to articles to shopping advice, including details on designer styles and discount footwear.

Men’s Shoes: Styles, Trends and How to Wear

Whether you’re a fashion-forward man who is footwear-obsessed or just a guy who could use a bit of advice when it comes to choosing the right shoes, you’ve come to the right place. Below, you’ll find articles that will help you find the perfect shoes for any outfit, and point you to some of the best styles on the market.

  • When and How to Wear Specific Men’s Shoe Styles: Wondering what to wear with your favorite footwear? Have a job interview, and really need to impress? Or maybe you’re looking for a pair of new shoes to add a little something to your khakis. Whatever the case, you’ll likely find your answer here.

Custom Shoes

It used to be that if you wanted custom shoes, you either had to do the work yourself or spend a small fortune to have a cobbler make them for you. But these are good times, my friends, and today there is a world of options when it comes to custom, personalized, and bespoke footwear. Below are lots of resources, along with a few tips.

Looking for custom, personalized or bespoke shoes? Then you’ve come to the right place. This guide has lots of great sources and tips for finding your perfect shoes.

School Shoes

Every year, big kids, little kids, and even adults head off to do another year of schoolwork. And it wouldn’t be the proper start of a school year if you didn’t at least think about school shoes — but, there is so much to consider. Below are style suggestions based on age and gender.

Whether your kid is heading off to elementary school, or you yourself are taking a few classes, you’ll want to check this guide to school shoes first. There are loads of styles suggestions and tips.

Seasonal Shoe Trends (Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer)

Looking for this season’s hottest trends? Or maybe you’re wondering what we’ll be wearing next season. Either way, you’re in the right place. Below, you’ll find the top styles, colors, and details for spring, summer, fall, and winter.

Wondering which shoe styles are hot right now, or what the trends will be next season? This guide to seasonal shoe trends is the best place to start.

Sandals: Tips, Trends, and Styles

Below you’ll find everything from flip-flop etiquette to tips for wearing all your favorite styles.

From flip-flops to wedges; and metallic thongs to dressy slides, this guide to sandals features top picks, advice on how to wear the latest sandal styles, shopping information, and image galleries.



From the lowest of kitten heels to the highest of stilettos, there’s a type of heeled shoe for nearly everyone. To make sure you explore your best options — and make sure you’re wearing them in the most flattering ways possible — you’ll want to check out some of the articles below.

Whether you’re a fan of low, mid-height, or the highest of high heels, here’s a guide that is going to leave you wanting more.

Special Occasion Shoes: Styles for Proms, Formals & More

Some of the most important shoes you’ll buy in your lifetime are the ones you’ll be wearing for special occasions, like weddings, proms, formals, and other special events. Here you’ll find plenty of tips and style suggestions for evening shoes in all price ranges.

Have a special occasion coming up, and need a new pair of shoes? Then you’ll definitely want to check out this guide to shoes for weddings, proms, and formals.

Kids’ & Baby Shoes

When you’re looking for information on shoes for the littlest members of your family, this is where you want to be. School shoes, rain boots, shopping tips, and top brands are just a few of the things you’ll find in the articles listed below.

This guide to kids’ and baby shoes includes shopping tips, links to the best shoe stores, and popular brands and styles for boys, girls, and infants.