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Winter shoes are the worst, right? Buy a pair of sparkly, delicate, precious pumps and watch as sidewalk salt and scum turn your steppers into sad, gray things. However, during the cold season, every little opportunity to brighten things up is much appreciated, and even black booties can be delightful when they're in an unconventional shape.
Ahead, we've pointed our lenses downward in NYC to snap the shoes of the women who are bucking the rules. Check out 15 of the flats, heels, and boots we stalked on the sidewalks of Manhattan.
Photographed by Melodie Jeng
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Varsity jackets had a huge moment a few years ago, but the traditional topper, which first became popular back in the '60s, has never really gone away. And, it's definitely not going to now that Beyoncé was just spotted in one.
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