Pointed toes: the must-have shape of SS17
Some iconic boots were born on the SS17 runways, and they all had one thing in common; pointed toes and maximum impact! From the bright, thigh-grazing stretch boots at Balenciaga to the theatrical shiny over-size ones at Vetements, the boots were pointed, high and definitely made a statement. Click through our gallery to see how you can incorporate this trend into your wardrobe right now!
1/10 Starting with what are fast becoming the iconic boots of the season, these bright purple spandex beauties by Balenciaga hit all the right ‘80’s notes!
2/10 These ankle boots from Givenchy tick the pointed toe trend box with the addition of elegant suede panelling and pin-thin heel.
3/10 Gucci’s take on the pointed toe is detailed with rows of red and white snake-print straps and chunky zips in line with the Resort collection’s British punk theme.
4/10 These Vetements x Manolo Blahnik boots have been spotted on the coolest celebs, from Rihanna to Kendall Jenner and are made from luxe bright satin; you can wear the boots at full length or fold them down for a slightly more practical take.
5/10 Balenciaga’s Spring show was inspired by the ‘80’s, complete with power shoulder pads, George Michael soundtrack and these sharply pointed bold red boots.
6/10 These boots from Christian Louboutin have an embellished mesh panel for a semi-sheer finish.
7/10 This is a classic pair of thigh high boots from Gianvito Rossi; perfect for teaming with mini-skirts for a bit of extra leg coverage.
8/10 Make your shoes the statement of your outfit with these shiny copper leather pair from Haider Ackermann.
9/10 Givenchy's thigh-high boots are made from stretch knit that fits close to the leg and won’t slide down. The contrast leather toe cap adds chic extra interest while keeping the boots versatile.
10/10 This pair by Jimmy Choo are a truly versatile investment piece; they are smart, simple and could by styled for day or night.