Look Party-Ready in 13 Holiday Ready Heels, Sandals and Shoes

The holiday season calls for statement-making outfits that leave a lasting impression all the way through the new year. All the best festive ensembles feature bold colors, metallic details, a ton of sparkle — and a great pair of holiday heels.

There is no better way to elevate your party look than with a killer pair of heels that could start conversations or heat up dance floors. This season’s shoe trends perfectly coincide with the holiday theme, as we’ve seen a resurgence in bold red hues and a whole lot of glitter.

Bid adieu to 2017 and welcome the new year with show-stopping heels to celebrate the holidays in style. Below are four ways to make a lasting impression with standout footwear options that are guaranteed to spread festive cheer and show off your sartorial flair.

Turn heads in bold hues

1. Saint Laurent’s “Loulou” ankle boots in crimson velvet, $995 at Net-A-Porter

Nothing says Christmas than a fabulous pair of red velvet shoes. Saint Laurent’s “Loulou” ankle boots come in lustrous crimson velvet, which instantly livens up a holiday outfit. These shoes feature side zip closures, sturdy block heels and soft leather lining.

Saint Laurent "Loulou" ankle boots in crimson velvet

Saint Laurent "Loulou" ankle boots in crimson velvet

Wear yours with a black corduroy blazer over a flirty polka-dot dress, as seen on the model below.

Model wearing Saint Laurent’s "Loulou" crimson velvet boots with a black corduroy blazer and a black-and-white polka-dot dress from Saint LaurentModel wearing Saint Laurent’s “Loulou” crimson velvet boots with a black corduroy blazer and a black-and-white polka-dot dress (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter) from the same designer.

2. Alaïa studded lace-up ankle boots in forest green leather and suede, $1,610 at Net-A-Porter

How about a stylish pair of green boots to rival the most beautifully decorated Christmas tree? Alaïa’s forest green leather and suede ankle boots feature a lace-up design and the brand’s trademark hand-applied detailing. These shoes also have buckled ankle straps, towering heels, studded embellishments and gel cushioning for maximum comfort.

Alaïa studded lace-up ankle boots in forest green leather and suede

Alaïa studded lace-up ankle boots in forest green leather and suede

Take a cue from the model below and wear them with a black mini dress and a cool leather jacket.

Model wearing the Alaïa studded lace-up ankle boots with a mini dress and a leather biker jacket from AlaïaModel wearing the Alaïa studded lace-up ankle boots with a mini dress (available at Net-A-Porter) and a leather biker jacket (also available at Net-A-Porter) from the same fashion house.

3. Gucci “Sylvie” crystal-embellished pumps in magenta velvet and leather, $1,100 at Net-A-Porter

Ooze feminine charm in Gucci’s “Sylvie” pumps that come in a gorgeous magenta shade. These velvet shoes feature pointed toes, floral print lining, pink solesnand buckled straps adorned with yellow crystal embellishments.

Gucci "Sylvie" crystal-embellished pumps in magenta velvet and leather

Gucci "Sylvie" crystal-embellished pumps in magenta velvet and leather

Switch it up with a play on vivid colors and prints this holiday season. Pair them with an eye-catching midi dress for a stylish flourish.

Model wearing Gucci’s "Sylvie" magenta velvet pumps with an Attico printed midi dressModel wearing Gucci’s “Sylvie” magenta velvet pumps with an Attico printed midi dress (available on sale at Net-A-Porter)

4. Giuseppe Zanotti “Lavinia” metallic leather platform sandals, at Net-A-Porter

Exude disco glamour in Giuseppe Zanotti’s “Lavinia” sandals in luxurious gold leather. These platform sandals feature buckled ankle straps, an open-toe silhouette, mixed metallic shades and contrasting glossy heels.

Giuseppe Zanotti "Lavinia" platform sandals in gold leather

Giuseppe Zanotti "Lavinia" platform sandals in gold leather

Take a cue from the model below and wear them with a black satin midi dress for an effortlessly sophisticated look.

Model wearing Giuseppe Zanotti’s "Lavinia" gold leather sandals with the Attico "Grace" satin midi dressModel wearing Giuseppe Zanotti’s “Lavinia” gold leather sandals with the Attico “Grace” satin midi dress (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter)

Ring in the new year with embellished booties

5. Sam Edelman “Calexa” sequined stretch-twill sock boots, $140 at Net-A-Porter

Wear a ton of sparkle this holiday season for a fun and fabulous night out on the town. Sam Edelman jumped in on the sock boot trend with its own “Calexa” design, which features pewter sequin embroidery. These shoes also have a glove-like fit, twill trims, side zip closures and sturdy block heels.

Sam Edelman "Calexa" sequined stretch-twill sock boots

Sam Edelman "Calexa" sequined stretch-twill sock boots

For styling options, wear them with a sheer lace bodysuit tucked into black jeans and topped off with a leather biker jacket. The all-black outfit will ooze sultry edge and make your sparkly boots the main attraction.

Model wearing Sam Edelman’s "Calexa" sequined sock boots with a Joseph leather biker jacket, an Off-White lace bodysuit, and Y/Project layered high-rise jeansModel wearing Sam Edelman’s “Calexa” sequined sock boots with a Joseph leather biker jacket (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter), an Off-White lace bodysuit (available at Net-A-Porter), and Y/Project layered high-rise jeans.

6. Jimmy Choo “Ricky” sequined stretch-knit sock boots, at Net-A-Porter

Combining the season’s major footwear trends, Jimmy Choo’s “Ricky” sock boots are the perfect holiday-party shoes. They come in metallic burgundy leather and feature all-over sequin embellishments in both fuchsia and silver hues. These boots also have pointed toes, leather-covered stiletto heels, a pull-on style, and a fitted sock silhouette.

Jimmy Choo "Ricky" sequined stretch-knit sock boots

Jimmy Choo "Ricky" sequined stretch-knit sock boots

As seen on the model below, keep the focus on your sparkly boots with a leather jacket over a silk-satin midi dress.

Model wearing Jimmy Choo’s "Ricky" sequined sock boots with a Helmut Lang mini dress and IRO "Ashville" leather biker jacketModel wearing Jimmy Choo’s “Ricky” sequined sock boots with a Helmut Lang mini dress ($565 at Net-A-Porter) and IRO “Ashville” leather biker jacket (available at Net-A-Porter)

7. MM6 Maison Margiela bead-embellished ankle boots, at Net-A-Porter

MMG Maison Margiela’s ankle boots take advantage of this season’s disco-glam trend, and are guaranteed to give your holiday outfit a high-octane boost. These silver leather shoes feature all-over sparkly bead embellishments, the brand’s signature rounded toes, side zip closures and sculptural block heels.

MM6 Maison Margiela bead-embellished ankle boots in silver leather

MM6 Maison Margiela bead-embellished ankle boots in silver leather

Wear yours with a tulle top paired with cropped bootcut jeans and finished with a paneled blazer for a tough-chic look.

Model wearing MM6 Maison Margiela’s bead-embellished ankle boots with a Georgia Alice blazer, a Rick Owens stretch-tulle top, and J Brand "Selena" cropped bootcut jeansModel wearing MM6 Maison Margiela’s bead-embellished ankle boots with a Georgia Alice blazer (available at Net-A-Porter), a Rick Owens stretch-tulle top (on sale at Net-A-Porter), and J Brand “Selena” cropped bootcut jeans ($180 at Net-A-Porter

Make a show-stopping entrance in silver shoes

8. Miu Miu glittered pumps in metallic silver leather, $413 (on sale) at Net-A-Porter

Put a little sparkle in your step with Miu Miu’s metallic silver leather pumps. These shoes feature a pointed-toe silhouette, a slip-on style and glittered block heels.

Miu Miu glittered pumps in metallic silver leather

Miu Miu glittered pumps in metallic silver leather

Take a cue from the model below and wear them with a turtleneck sweater, mid-rise jeans and a fabulous coat.

Model wearing Miu Miu’s glittered pumps with a Jil Sander sweater and ALEXACHUNG jeansModel wearing Miu Miu’s glittered pumps with a Jil Sander sweater (available at Net-A-Porter) and ALEXACHUNG jeans (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter)

9. Attico “Monica” mules in mirrored silver leather, $655 at Net-A-Porter

Opt for stylish comfort in Attico’s updated “Monica” mules, which can rival any disco ball with their mirrored silver leather. These shoes feature a pointed-toe silhouette, V-cut vamps and baroque-inspired heels.

Attico "Monica" mules in mirrored silver leather

Attico "Monica" mules in mirrored silver leather

Style them with a black satin mini dress, a fabulous trench coat and metallic leather ankle straps for a stylish flourish.

Model wearing Attico’s "Monica" mirrored silver leather mules with a Michael Lo Sordo trench coat, Alice + Olivia "Harmony" satin dress, and Attico metallic leather ankle strapsModel wearing Attico’s “Monica” mirrored silver leather mules with a Michael Lo Sordo trench coat ($420 at Net-A-Porter), Alice + Olivia “Harmony” satin dress (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter), and Attico metallic leather ankle straps (available at Net-A-Porter)

10. Marco de Vincenzo bow-embellished ankle boots, $415 (on sale) at Net-A-Porter

Embrace the holiday season with Marco de Vincenzo’s mirrored silver faux leather ankle boots complete with sharp pointed toes and PVC trims. The black bow detail adds feminine charm, while the permanently undone zips provide an edgy finish.

Marco de Vincenzo bow-embellished ankle boots

Marco de Vincenzo bow-embellished ankle boots

Go for sultry edge in an embellished sweater, a mini skirt and these bow-embellished ankle boots.

Model wearing Marco de Vincenzo’s bow-embellished ankle boots with a Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini embellished lace and knit sweater and a leather-trimmed houndstooth mini skirt from the same designerModel wearing Marco de Vincenzo’s bow-embellished ankle boots with a Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini embellished lace and knit sweater (available at Net-A-Porter) and a leather-trimmed houndstooth mini skirt (on sale at Net-A-Porter) from the same designer.

Heat up the dance floor with spicy heels

11. Marc Jacobs “Abbey” pumps in red patent leather, $325 at Net-A-Porter

Switch it up and wear red kitten heels for a comfortable yet stylish footwear option this holiday season. Try the “Abbey” pumps from Marc Jacobs, which come in shiny red patent leather and feature a pointed-toe silhouette. These shoes have elasticated slingback straps and contrasting black grosgrain bows adorned with crystal embellishments.

Marc Jacobs "Abbey" pumps in red patent leather

Marc Jacobs "Abbey" pumps in red patent leather

Style yours with a fun and flirty polka-dot blouse paired with cropped boyfriend jeans for an effortlessly chic look.

Model wearing the Marc Jacobs "Abbey" slingback pumps with Jacquemus "La Chemise Boutons" polka-dot blouse and RE/DONE "Originals" slim boyfriend jeansModel wearing the Marc Jacobs “Abbey” slingback pumps with Jacquemus “La Chemise Boutons” polka-dot blouse (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter) and RE/DONE “Originals” slim boyfriend jeans (available at Net-A-Porter)

12. Charlotte Olympia “Broadway” sandals in claret velvet, $715 at Net-A-Porter

For a vintage glam option, dress up your feet in Charlotte Olympia’s “Broadway” sandals in gorgeous claret velvet. These shoes feature an open-toe silhouette, buckled ankle straps, contrasting gold leather trims and turban knot details for an elegant twist.

Charlotte Olympia "Broadway" sandals in claret velvet

Charlotte Olympia "Broadway" sandals in claret velvetCharlotte Olympia “Broadway” sandals in claret velvet, $715 at Net-A-Porter

Take a cue from the model below and wear yours with a midi dress, a camisole and flared jeans.

Model wearing Charlotte Olympia’s "Broadway" sandals with a Monse striped midi dress, Equipment "Layla" camisole (on sale at Net-A-Porter), and M.i.h. "Lou" flared jeansModel wearing Charlotte Olympia’s “Broadway” sandals with a Monse striped midi dress, Equipment “Layla” camisole (on sale at Net-A-Porter), and M.i.h. “Lou” flared jeans (available at Net-A-Porter)

13. Gianvito Rossi feather-trimmed sandals in red patent leather, $975 at Net-A-Porter

Make a sizzling entrance in Gianvito Rossi’s feather-trimmed sandals, which come in a bold Tabasco red shade. These sultry heels feature a peep-toe silhouette, buckled ankle straps, glossy patent leather and red ostrich feathers for an opulent finish.

Gianvito Rossi feather-trimmed sandals in Tabasco red patent leather

Gianvito Rossi feather-trimmed sandals in Tabasco red patent leather

Amp up your holiday-party look with these spicy heels and a red velvet mini dress, as seen on the model below.

Model wearing Gianvito Rossi’s red feather-trimmed sandals and Attico "Victoria" velvet wrap midi dressModel wearing Gianvito Rossi’s red feather-trimmed sandals and Attico “Victoria” velvet wrap midi dress (currently on sale at Net-A-Porter)

You can’t go wrong with a fabulous shoe to elevate your look and make a bold fashion statement. Choose from these standout heels and make this holiday season a memorable one.

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