Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
There's something about a plain black pump that instantly makes us not want to buy it. Call us crazy, but somehow, the classically "sensible" shoe just doesn't get our sartorial blood flowing — shocker, right?
Well, thankfully, not every black pump is created equal. In fact, we've tracked down 10 truly stunning pairs that, while sensible, are lacking nothing in the style department. From gorgeous calf hair to ankle wraps to skeletal cutouts (just wait until you see these Ingelmos!), each of these heels would rightfully earn its place in even the most eccentric shoe collector's closet.
The best part? These classic black beauties are just as versatile as your plain-Jane versions. Just swap one of these beauties in, and we guarantee you'll never look back.
It didn’t take long after learning that Oscar de la Renta had passed away for the world to admit that it had just become a little less glamorous. Looking at Twitter and Instagram, that seems to be the general consensus. Glamour is de la Renta’s legacy, the common thread of all his designs, and almost always the first read
Did you sense a cosmic disturbance in the air when you woke up this morning? That was the force of Kim Kardashian West's ridiculously massive fan base, rushing to herald their Kween with birthday wishes. For you see, today marks the anniversary of the birth of one-half of the #WorldsMostTalkedAboutCouple.
Say what you read