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3 Feb

How To Wear Spice Girls-inspired Platform Wedges

Spice Girls in platform shoes

Build your look upon the trendy 70’s style with the -inspired sky-high platform wedges! It is a forward fetish-worthy footwear (almost) everyone can sport. It is especially dedicated to the ones who lack a flattering height but not recommended to the ones with chunky, muscly calves.

[amazon_image id=”B003EELWVU” link=”true” target=”_blank” size=”medium” ] Women’s Plum Wedge Platform Pump,Bordo,7 M US[/amazon_image] [amazon_image id=”B004B8CBS6″ link=”true” target=”_blank” size=”medium” ] Women’s Marryy Espadrille,Grey Fabric,7 M US[/amazon_image] [amazon_image id=”B004520QCG” link=”true” target=”_blank” size=”medium” ]2 Lips Too Women’s Too Lipstick Wedge Pump,Red,7 M US[/amazon_image]
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Designers make it clear: platform wedges are a simple yet striking footwear choice for spring 2011. A wedge heel gives you stable height, and looks elegant when paired with fitted skirts. It is also a great complement to spring’s 70s inspired maxi dresses and flare pants that give you feminine appeal and stamp quirky sophistication (see Lavin, D&G, Marc Jacobs, , , and Chanel). Whether you’re going to the club or dinner with friends, the platform heels complete a variety of looks.

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Spice Girls in Platform Shoes

Platform wedges were very cool during 90’s Spice Girls-mania. Perfectly designed for the the Super-Pop era of the mid to late 90s, Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton and sparkled brilliantly in their Saturday Night Fever type platform shoes.

A very summery wedge option are lofty raffia-covered platform espadrilles. These shoe pieces dominated the spring 2011 D&G fashion show as they are especially inspired by the ’70s bohemian chic.

Edgy or romantic? Whatever your choice is, remember: platform wedges will let you stay on your feet all day in quite the fashionable manner!