Ankle shoes are very much” in style”. There are many styles and color ankle shoes / boots out there to choose from. They look very stylish with cocktail dresses. An ankle shoe that is delicate looking, with thinner straps and tapered heels, would be more dressy with a cocktail dress than a heavier looking style shoe that has wide straps and a chunky heel. With dark color cocktail dresses a delicate black strappy ankle shoe / boot is very modern and chic. If you are wearing a print dress, with black in the print, or a colored dress a black ankle shoe will be perfect. Add a black jacket / wrap and / or black bag and you are good to go. Light color dresses look fabulous with neutral / bone or metallic color ankle shoes.
Q: Can I wear colored shoes with a black cocktail dress?A:
A: Colored shoes are the rage now and with a black cocktail dress they will give you a modern look. Women have been wearing nude color shoes and metallics with cocktail dresses for awhile and red shoes have always been popular to wear with black dresses. Today any color or multi color shoes are chic with a black cocktail dress. Yves Saint Laurent showed pastel colored shoes in his spring 2016 line and paired them with black dresses in his fall line. If you want to update your Little Black Dress why not go for some colorful shoes?