Your Shape, Your Style? Finding the Perfect Spring Heel
Actress Hayden Panettiere. Read more on the next slide.
If you're short, of course you want to feel like your 5'9" inner Diva so you should absolutely wear a good heel. ShoeMint has so many heels but my top pick for that maximum height with style is the NICOLE. Giant platform means a giant heel.... go BIG or go HOME!
Actress Stacy Keibler. Read more on the next slide.
Just because you're tall doesn't mean you can't do a heel... Who says?!! I love the KAREN for those of you that likes to rock a pump, but you don't have to worry about towering over everyone with this stylish and classic kitten heel.
When you're stocky you don't want a THICK ankle strap that's going to cut your leg line into something shorter than what you're working with. But why limit yourself with that reality... you can always go with a shoe like the thin ankle straps like the SHIVA that gives you height, but the delicate thin straps won't do anything but give you a chic look with your maxi or cocktail dress.
Singer Adele. Read more on the next slide.
When you're a voluptuous sexy mama, sometimes skinny stiletto heels are hard to walk in. Also if you have wide feet it's difficult to find the perfect comfortable heel. SOOOOOO go with the JORDANE!! The suede will form to your foot the more you wear it, open center of the shoes will make your legs look longer even with the straps, and the wedge will give you the comfort you need whether you're at work, you're out with your girlfriends or you're on a date.
Actress AnnaLynne McCord. Read more on the next slide.
If you're a lucky woman and you have skinny legs, you can pretty much get away with all the ShoeMint shoes EXCEPT!! Please make sure your ankles are not doing the hula hoop in the ankle straps. A simple behind the scenes trick for that is to use a safety pin and poke an additional hole so the strap is the perfect fit. Make sure you poke on both sides before you put the center bar through. Also make sure you cut the extra length at an angle so it doesn't look like you did it at home ;).
Picking the right pair of shoes is like picking the right man, you need lots of options till you find the one that fits just right!
By now, you've already done most of your Spring shopping, but have you completed your outfit with a new pair of heels? In this edition of your shape, your style, we enlisted the help of an expert, independent stylist and costume designer Soyon An. Soyon has worked on shows American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance, Dangerous Beauty "The Musical," and has worked with artists Carrie Underwood, Pink, Avril Lavigne, and Taylor Swift.
Soyon offers her advice on the best heel for your shape along with her suggestions on what to buy.
Click through the gallery above to see Soyon's picks for the best heels for your shape!