The 5 Essential Types of Heels Every Woman Should Own

In the world of style today, the perfect set of high-heeled shoes aren't just a fancy extra, they're essential. These shoes can be your special charm, changing a regular outfit into something extraordinary, as if you're walking on a fashion show stage instead of just going shopping for groceries. The strength of a great pair of high-heeled shoes is that they can increase your self-assurance, charm, and, truthfully, give a nice bit of height to your overall appearance.

The wedding bells are chiming louder than ever this season, and what better way to step into matrimonial bliss than with the perfect pair of heels. Yes, brides-to-be, we're talking to you. If you're getting ready to walk down the aisle, or even if you’re just a guest at a wedding, selecting the right heel can transform your whole bridal look from mundane to magnificent.

Welcome to our guide on the '5 Essential Types of Heels Every Woman Should Own'. By the end of this post, you will not only be versed in heel jargon, but you'll be ready to take the 'heel world' by storm, one step at a time. So, strap in, or should we say strap on (your heels, of course), and let's dive into the world of 'Heels for Women.'

Understanding the Importance of Heels for Women

From the towering stilettos of the fearless fashion icon Lady Gaga to the iconic kitten pumps of our favorite British royal, Kate Middleton, heels have been a significant part of the fashion narrative for decades.

High-heeled shoes have a unique ability to enhance your style. They make your legs look longer, improve your posture, and give a stylish swing to your walk that you can't get from flat shoes. The change they bring to your look is very noticeable and significant, similar to how a famous person might change their image over time.

But more than the aesthetic allure, heels empower women. They give you that extra confidence boost - not too dissimilar from an espresso shot at Starbucks. When you're in heels, you're in control, standing tall, and ready to take on the world, one step at a time.

Now, let's prepare the stage for the stars of our show - bridal sandals. If there was ever a moment to wear your finest footwear, your wedding day would be it. Picture this, the dazzling red lehenga, an exquisite dupatta, and a stunning pair of pumps or platform heels to complete the fairy-tale look.

The importance of bridal heels cannot be overstated. Not only do they complement your wedding outfit, but they also add an aura of charm and elegance to your entire look. As they say, Cinderella is proof that a new pair of shoes can change your life, especially when they are heels!

The Power of Platform Heels for Women

Say hello to the platform heels, the powerful equivalent of Wonder Woman in the shoe world. These are the superhero heels every woman needs in her wardrobe. For those unfamiliar with the term, let's demystify it. Platform heels are shoes where the part of the shoe under the sole is thicker, often with a raised heel. They're like the skyscrapers of shoes.

Now imagine this, it's your wedding day, and you're wearing a pair of platform high-heeled shoes. Suddenly, you're taller, your stride is more elegant, and your wedding dress stands out as it should. They are the ideal addition to your wedding dress, much like how a famous couple compliments each other in a well-loved television series.

Platform heels are not just fashionably chic but also comfort maximizers. They provide the height of high heels but with less slope, reducing foot strain - a true blessing on a long wedding day.

The Elegance of Kitten Pump Heels

Imagine the charm of Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's - that's precisely the elegance of kitten pump heels. These petite darlings offer a graceful lift without compromising on comfort, just like enjoying a peaceful day at the park without any unexpected disturbances.

Kitten pump heels are a shorter version of their stiletto sisters, typically no more than 1.5 inches in height. They are chic, comfortable, and a sure-shot way of adding a classic vintage touch to your bridal look.

As they say, "Good things come in small packages," and kitten pump heels are a shining testament to that phrase. They offer a demure lift, provide a stable base for that perfect aisle walk, and contribute to a poised and elegant posture, akin to the transformation of Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady.

Showcasing The 5 Essential Heels

Weekend Halo Kitten Pumps - Nude Pink

Kickstart your festivities with our Weekend Halo Kitten Pumps - the equivalent of a red-carpet event packed into a shoe. These satin beauties, crafted with intricate detail over 30 hours, are as unique as the Mona Lisa's smile. They shine bright with rhinestones, adding the perfect touch of dazzle to your engagement or reception look. With a comfortable rubber sole and a chic pointed toe, these 3" heels promise to be your faithful companions, turning heads and making memories.

Victory of Venus Heels

Enter the divine realm of style with our Victory of Venus Platform Heels, as ethereal and captivating as the Roman goddess they're named after. Intricately designed over 35 hours, these beige gems are adorned with pearls on the front straps, reminiscent of the beauty of Venus emerging from an oyster. The embellished design exudes the elegance and serenity of a calm sea. With their 3.5" heel, they'll make you feel on top of the world, quite like Venus herself.

Cinderella’s Slipper Gold Heels

Embrace your fairytale moment with our Cinderella’s Slipper Gold Heels. These chic stunners are a magical transformation for your feet - think of it as the equivalent of Cinderella's pumpkin carriage transformation. Crafted meticulously over 30 hours, these heels shimmer with rhinestone embellishments, a transparent PVC strap, and an ornate bow. They promise an enchanting journey from 'Once Upon a Time' to 'Happily Ever After'. With a 2" heel and a sleek silhouette, these slip-ons are poised to make you sparkle at your wedding, like the crown jewel of a royal treasury.

Sultry Sunset Platform Sandals

Bask in the glory of our Sultry Sunset Platform Sandals, as enchanting and colorful as a tropical sunset. Like sipping your favorite drink while watching the sun dip below the horizon, these shoes bring a dash of magic to every occasion. Crafted over 35 hours, these multi-metallic marvels boast a richly embellished front strap, adorned with an array of shapeless rhinestones - a fitting tribute to countless cherished memories. These 3.5" platforms perfectly encapsulate Anaar's passion for unique designs and eminent elegance. Step into these, and you step into a world where every sunset is a celebration of style.

Fairy Wand Platform Sandals

Cast a spell of irresistible glamour with our Fairy Wand Platform Sandals. These perfect platforms are like a dash of fairy dust sprinkled over your outfit. They flaunt a clear front strap embellished with rhinestones and a shimmery rose gold heel, giving them a magical glow. The delicate ankle buckle adds an elegant touch to the shoe's silhouette. Crafted over 20 hours, these shoes exude a fairy-like feminine spirit, perfect for an engagement, reception, or any occasion that calls for a touch of magic. With a lofty 5" heel, they elevate not just your height, but also your style game. Step into these, and you're stepping into a fairy tale.

How to Choose the Right Heel

Finding the perfect heel can feel a bit like a treasure hunt. But don't worry, we've got you covered with some key considerations:

  • Comfort: As vital as oxygen. Test the shoes to see how comfortable you are walking in them. They shouldn't cause any discomfort, even when you're channeling your inner Beyonce on the dance floor.
  • Height: The taller the heel, the higher the style stakes. But remember, balance is key. Choose a height you can walk in with confidence, like Naomi Campbell on the runway.
  • Style: Reflect your personality in your shoe choice. Whether you’re a classy kitten pump lover like Audrey Hepburn or an adventurous platform heel enthusiast like Lady Gaga, there's a heel out there for you.
  • Occasion: Choose a style that compliments your outfit and the event. Think Cinderella at the ball.

So, go ahead, dive into the wonderful world of heels and find your perfect fit!


Exploring the wide range of women's high-heeled shoes can be as exciting as going on a long adventure, but every woman deserves to find her perfect pair. From comfortable kitten pumps to eye-catching platform heels, there's an ideal pair for every bride-to-be. Much like choosing a partner, selecting the right shoe involves finding a balance of comfort, style, and individuality. Always remember, the right pair of heels can change not just your appearance but your entire presence. Now, move ahead and let your shoes guide you towards the most enchanting day of your life!


  1. How do I take care of my heels?

Much like a precious Fabergé egg, your heels require tender loving care. Use a soft brush for satin, and a damp cloth for faux leather. Store them in a cool, dry place away from sunlight.

  1. Can I wear platform heels if I'm already tall?

Absolutely! Platform heels are all about confidence and style, not height. They're the Prada to your Meryl Streep.

  1. Are kitten heels suitable for a formal occasion like a wedding?

Yes, indeed! Kitten heels offer an elegant lift that's both comfortable and chic. Think Grace Kelly at her royal wedding.

  1. How do I prevent foot pain while wearing heels?

Practice walking in your heels before the big day. Also, consider shoe inserts for added comfort. It's like having your own Friends-like comfy armchair everywhere you go!

  1. Where can I find the perfect heels for my wedding?

Look no further. Anaar provides a plethora of choices to help you find your dream pair.