For any woman with a passion for shoes, there is a huge choice of footwear on the market nowadays. From fancy flats to glamourous heels, and with classic styles and unusual designs, everyone can find something on the market to suit their personal taste.
However, there are many who may prefer to exercise a little more creativity with their outfits, and because of this there is a growing trend in DIY and customizable options for shoes as well as clothes. Thanks to the internet it is now possible to find a wealth of material aimed at helping any fashionista put her personal touch on what she wears.
Shoe clips are just one way to add an unusual or exciting element to footwear, and can make for an interesting and cost effective way of updating ones wardrobe. Instead of splurging on a new pair of shoes, it is now very easy just to buy a pair of beautiful shoe clips and attach them where you want on your shoes.
There are a number of ways to style shoe clips in order to get the maximum effect out of your new purchase, and to make sure that you create a look that will turn heads in a good way!
The beauty of using shoe clips is that you can attach them in various positions on your footwear, allowing them to create a different effect every time you wear your shoes. One of the most obvious positions to wear the clips is attached in a central position near the toe of a shoe. Done on each foot, this can create a classy and timeless look.
Which many shoes with fixed designs in this style available in all major fashion stores, the look of a central piece near the toe of each foot is a trend which doesn’t seem to be going out of style anytime soon. The good news is with shoe clips is that you can swap the clips between footwear as it suits you, although this particular way of styling looks great on flats.
There are also different ways you can wear shoe clips to create a beautiful yet unusual result. One of these ways is by attaching a clip to the side of each shoe in a pair. This can create an attractive profile look when you are wearing your shoes, as is often suited to high heels such as court shoes of both the closed-toe and open-toe variety.
Bows of various sizes and other dainty shoe clips look especially good when worn on the side, whereas elaborate designs such as flowers and large jewelled items can be a great eye-catching centrepiece when fixed to the toe of a shoe.
Another option is to attach your shoe clips to the back of your shoes, near your ankle. Again, this is a great option for adding a touch of interest to high heels in particular. A style that looks particularly good in this position is that of cascading shoe clips with ribbons, chains and beads that fall down around the heel. Be careful though, as you don’t want to tread on them!
Shoes clips can be worn with all different colours and designs of shoes, although it is worth remembering that for a clean and classic look, elaborate clips are best paired with subdued and simple shoe designs. This will also allow you new shoe clip to stand out more on your shoe.
That said; feel free to let your imagination run wild when styling your shoe clips! Some of the most popular shoe designs today are eclectic mixes of colours, patterns, shapes and ornaments, and there is definitely no reason why you too cannot create a weird and wonderful look that is unique to you.