Party Shoes You Can Dance In

We’ve picked our favourite party shoes you can dance in, without missing a beat on the dance floor!

From stylish stilettos that have the power to instantly add sophistication to a summer dress, to block heels in the shade that every woman needs, we’ve selected the best shoes that are beautiful enough to be paired with an evening look.

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If your outfit is a smart dress or trousers, we recommend wearing heels to lengthen legs and make you walk taller. However, if you’ve chosen a stylish maxi dress, flats are the perfect option. Not only will you manage the whole day without having to switch shoes, you’ll be blister free and ready to dance the night away!

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If you’ve chosen a colour that’s hard to match up, nude heels are a great option. Not only do they pair perfectly with everything, they have some serious leg-lengthening benefits. The colour blends in with your foot more than the average pair, leaving ankles looking slimmer, giving your pins an extra boost and allowing you to go for a lower, more comfortable heel.


R1 699, Mimco

Update your classic black courts with these gorgeous glitter Mimco heels. The high heel height makes them perfect for teaming with below-the-knee skirts and dresses, smart trousers and jeans. Plus, they won’t leave your feet aching after a long night.


R520, Gino Paoli

The perfect party shoe for this season! These Gino Paoli pointed ankle strap courts are great teamed with an LBD or a sexy pencil skirt.


R659, Zara

We love these bright Zara heels.  Loud and on-trend, these fun shoes will ensure you get noticed at every party. Team with bright whites and seasonal florals for a party-perfect look.


R899, Studio. W at Woolworths

If you prefer to keep your cocktail look understated, team these Studio. W heels with tailored trousers, a crisp white shirt and a sharp blazer. Add a statement necklace and a smoky eye to finish off your look.


R1 399, Country Road

The w&h team love these for having the perfect heel height while looking more expensive than their price point, the Country Road pumps will soon become your special occasion go-to.


R4 057, L.K. Bennett at John Lewis

If you want to steer clear of the classic black court or metallic party heel, why not introduce a pretty berry colour to your feet? These L.K. Bennett heels will work fabulously for those summer weddings.



R349, Chase & Chloe at Superbalist

Don’t shy away from wearing flats to a party. These ballerina flats from Chase & Chloe are chic enough to wear with your summer party dress.


R599, Madison

The block heel style of these Madison shoes not only makes them easy to wear but fashion-forward too. The two-tone means you can also wear these with all manner of looks – whether that’s tailored trousers or your favourite LBD.


R659, Zara

These silver sandals from Zara are top of our party footwear wish list. In this season’s must-have metallic shade and with an easy ankle strap, they will easily see you partying all night.


Fashion editor, Ashleigh van der Westhuizen

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