Whether you're a high-power exec already nestled in a corner office or a newly hired fashion assistant plotting out her outfits for the first day on the job, you'll find yourself in need of a basic black pump
at one point or another. The reliable shoe is a vital component of every working girl's closet, after all.
But, not every black pump is created equal, and a lot of that has to do with the specifics of your job — and life. Whether it's height, support, or a shoe that'll give you that perfect amount of toe cleavage
, you know what we're talking about), that you're looking for, we've got you. We scoured the market and found the covetable pairs (from budget options to the investment-item splurges) that will help you put your
best foot forward.