Platform shoes, also called stage shoes, are something we use to get additional tallness furthermore to be more agreeable than with high-heeled shoes. They can be either full stage, which is the sole of the shoe or simply stage in the front and high heel in the back. It is a known actuality that stage shoes, after they were initially concocted, in Ancient Greece, were utilized to give additional tallness. At the same time why this need to be taller?
#1: Make your summer sizzle!
Summertime is the best time to experiment with new stuff. Be adorable and try floral patterns, light colors like white, and a pair of contrasting shoes – platform of course – and bright handbag. Look hot without actually being hot.
#2: The Athletic Way
When summer gets hot, you may not like to leave behind your cozy chilled home but you will most likely need to during the hottest times. The usual platforms may be uncomfortable, so checkout these recent platform sneakers from Isabel Marant. Put them on with girly skirt and shirt to get a simple style, and it will be just right for hot weather.
#3. You got the bohemian look?
If people talk about these kinds of shoes, they are usually referring to hippies or with the 1970s era. Try to make an untidy yet stylish look with a large long night-gown or thin robe, preferably light color like white, and put on your favorite simple platforms.
#4. Be like you’re office ready
Even though platforms are usually really hip and good for casual situations, why not wear platforms to the office? So if you work in just the right place that lets you dress in different styles, then get some big white pants, a blazer, a simple shirt and your office platforms – something that looks like high-heels but with a stage in the middle of the shoes. You’ll be bodacious for business and still look beautiful in no time flat.
#5. Midi crazy for everyone!
The midi skirt is so in these days! We can easily notice this skirt in the street-style pictures and in many shops in malls. If you’re a bit short, then be sure to put on adequate platforms when you got on the midi so as to appear just the right height. The best benefit is that everyone’s legs will seems longer and body more slender.
#6. Party hard, and party comfortably
Platforms are not only hip, but feel good on your feet too. You can get jiggy-wit’-it and dance the night away without the need to change shoes on or off of the dance floor. Try out a fluffy light look with a soft smooth dress, either with a print-pattern or plain. The platforms will let you and the dress show well.
#7. To Bare or Not to Bare, that is the question. Maxi skirt, that is the statement!
Sometimes showing some of your bare legs is what you really want to do, but it may be a bit difficult. Wearing a maxi skirt is a great way to cover yet reveal your legs. Also try on a thick necklace, a crop-top blouse. The maxi will lift up your height and even cover some of your platforms just right
#8. Be like a Coachella
Y’all better know that a Coachella is like being a tough coach in charge but also being like graceful musician playing a classical cello instrument. You can setup the getup of Beyonce and Solange together. Slip on some oversized sunglasses, large crochet jacket, Demi Lovato crop top and shorts. Certainly put on the platforms and you’ll get all things Coachella rockin’ right.
#9. Leg length. It’s important too!
Pants or jeans and platforms is a great setup together that lets your legs look longer. Be sure to put on bright colorful pants that go all-the-way down, and slip on those casual platforms and you’ll be lookin’ casually cool.
#10. Colder Days
Depending on how much mojo is in the air, you’ll experience some colder days during Spring and Summer. But don’t hesitate to wear your cute platform sandals anytime. The untidy look is intentional but the mix of components of the getup will make it ideal.
Notice: Socks and sandals are not always best together, so you can experiment and see what happens
#11. Be Bright, Be Noticed and Get On Your Neons!
When you think of warm weather, bright colors like neon goes with the weather! It was a really popular fashion especially in the 80s and even now you can still brighten up your day with some colorful neons. Throw on a light camisole top, jeans and your neon platforms.
#12. Get wild!
You know over the years, clothing designers have created some crazy types of shoes. No worries, because you can get oodles of people to gawk at you when look wild with some wacky platforms. Remember Miuccia Prada? Yeah, those were so different than the norm, but were lookin’ so good, so they’re still in style.
#13. Everybody Can Win With Wang!
Mr. Alexander Wang makes women perfect in pink or any color platforms. Slip on a matching color soft top and skirt with the light color platforms and you’ll pretty poppin’ around town easily all day. Everybody can have fun, and everybody can “Wang Chung” tonight!
#14. Me oh my, Miu madness!
Haven’t you heard? Miu Miu is an in-fashion brand from Prada. Here is a getup you can put on with the platform shoes shown. Most are pastel, light and easy, mild colors just perfect for spring and hanging out in parks and in picnics.
#15. Do you call this a platform shoe or what?
That’s a great thing to ask! Here’s a little info about the shoes. These will match up with single-color set of clothes which will grab everybody’s attention. The first getup is just easy-going black. It shows different textures of various fabrics and will make your legs seem longer.
#16. Go Greek and look like a Goddess too!
These sparkly gold-silver and brown smooth platforms will have everyone kissing the very ground before you when see how godessly good you look! Be sure to match up the colors on your top and bottom, either golds, silvers, yellows browns.
#17. Geishas from Japan are quite elegant. They wear a unique kind of wood platform shoe and colorful patterns like flowers and such. The first getup in the list is a romper, a kind of small nitey made for the spring and summer day outdoors. With platforms and little skirt-like bottom of the romper, you every-long legs will be the main attraction.
#18. There are even “flat” platforms. Can it be so?
Heck yeah! These flat sort of high-rise shoes are similar to platform sandals but are basically a regular kind of shoe put on top of a platform bottom. All these outfits are casual and easy-going and easy to wear too.