If You Love Valentino Rockstuds, This Will Make Your Day!
Valentino’s cult pump — the Rockstud — needs no introduction. If you’re a shoe lover who intently shoe stalks famous celebrities, you’ll be well-acquainted with this cult pair. In case you don’t, we can guarantee it’s going to be love at first sight for you after reading this!
The Rockstud debuted at Paris Fashion Week in 2010 and rapidly gained cult status after being spotted on fashion editors and high profile bloggers immediately after. Then Hollywood actresses joined the party and a global icon was born in five short years. So what makes them THE pair to own? The shoe first debuted as a 2.5-inch heel, giving it the advantage of comfort as well as style (the pair featured here is a 4-inch version). Apart from the fact that it is high on the oomph factor, it is a universally flattering pointed-toe slingback that’s been toughened up with chunky studs, which some serious edge to the shoe. It’s definitely a pair that should hold pride of place in every shoe lover’s closet. Now if only wishes were horses.
However, I’ve always come to your rescue when it comes to fashion dilemmas, and this time is no different. I’ve found an amazingly similar shoe that you’re going to love just as much.
These pointed-toe power heels from Zara are the answer to your prayers for the party season ahead. It has a buckle fastening, 4-inch height and is studded just like the Rockstud. It also comes in a glossy patent black that’s sure to add some shine to your party outfit. The minor difference is a cross-over strap, but nonetheless, this is a super trendy alternative at a price point that will not burn a massive hole in your pocket. Say hello to your next MUST-OWN pair!