It is literally hard to put your best foot forward when you're wearing the same dullsville boots you've been meaning to update since Ricky Martin and Lance Bass had your heart (admit it, it happened).
Let's face it: To really meet your day head-on, it helps if you're ready to impress feet-first as well. Our pick for the most impressive, eye-catching trend around? Super-shiny metallic shoes. In traditional golds and silvers as well as prismatic, candy-foil colors, metallic shoes are a brilliant way to make traditional wedges, oxfords, and sneakers really show off. Shine on, fellow shoppers — click through for the most metal pairs out there.