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You know just as well as any other girl that a pair of black pumps will take you from a 10 a.m. meeting to dinner and then drinks — and everywhere in between. In fact, these steppers are so versatile that sometimes, no matter how hard you try to plan an outfit around a brand-new pair of booties, you're certain you'd look better if you just slipped on your trusty heels instead.
But, who says that even the most classic, fail-proof steppers in your closet don't deserve a little upgrade? Ahead, we've rounded up 11 sleek pumps that are just as easy to style as the ones you've already got, but they're a touch bolder and brighter. From suede with eyelet cutouts to neon piping and cage motifs, all of the designs ahead feature details that are dying to be showcased. So, it's a solid guarantee you'll be reaching for these shoes time and time again. And, frankly, we wouldn't blame you.
Continuing in the theme of keeping track of obscure honorary months, did you know that October is Vegetarian Awareness Month? Just a few years ago, you'd be hard-pressed to find animal-conscious products in beauty aisles, but today, vegetarian- and vegan-friendly offerings are regularly popping up on shelves.
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