Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
We certainly aren't breaking any news when we point out the fact that, hey, it's Friday. So to prep you for a (hopefully) rewarding weekend — and to offer you a little TGI-eye-candy — we've rounded up some fiercely skyward heels for some serious off-time statement-making. Sorry orthopedics, but these towering treasures are certainly not meant for comfort or long-distance, but they do offer a high-powered shot of glam.
From bold colors to surprising details, each of these heels serves up something a little unexpected — a twist on tradition, say. Sure, they still have the same drama we like in our pumps, but every stiletto and platform has its own unique facet, perfect for definitely sticking out of the dancing masses.
Click through to see our 13 stunning high-heeled stars!
Over eight million people may live in New York City, but have you ever felt like the dating scene is filled with slim pickings? We don't want to say finding a partner here is akin to participating in the Hunger Games, but doesn't it sometimes feel that you're fighting to the death just to find someone you click with — read
When George Clooney married British human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin on Saturday in Venice, that noise you heard was the collective sound of ladies' hearts breaking all over the world. But, on the bright side, it officially introduced us to the new Mrs. Clooney, a nascent style icon in her own right.