With Memorial Day on our heels, the question of proper etiquette when wearing white always seems to arise. The questions I receive are mainly about wearing white shoes. Sooo…
What are the rules to rocking white shoes?
As my former #girlboss would say, “white shoes are never appropriate, ever”. While I agree on many levels, there are some exceptions, if you know the rules!
1. Grooming is key! Nothing makes a white pair of shoes look better than proper grooming. According to fashion designer, Michael Kors, “They look best with self-tanner and a good pedicure, preferably not red nails.” today.com
2. Pair with a bold outfit, like my electric orange maxi dress. A statement making outfit will balance out the white shoe so they don’t walk into the room before you. Have you ever heard someone say, “That dress wore her, she didn’t wear the dress?” Same goes for white shoes.
3. Go with a strappy sandal or slip-on summer sneaker. You don’t want anything too clunky that will distract from your outfit. I’m really into the jewel embellished sandal trend right now like in my picks at the bottom of the page.
Along with my white sandals today, I mixed a few of 2015’s hottest trends with this electric orange cut-out dress from Azuz Boutique in Houston, mirrored sunnies and turquoise opal bling!
No Beyonce fan needed today. Mother Nature provided my wind blown look. LOL Forgive the cray cray hair.