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Top Black-Owned Fashion Brands for Party-Ready Heels

The holiday season is upon us, and your inbox is likely filling up with invites to all sorts of events, from reunions to end-of-year mixers—that is, opportunities to throw in something other than running pants. These occasions are also the perfect time to take off your flats and put on a pair of heels instead. Perfect for pairing with everything from business casual looks to formal outfits, high heels can elevate even the most basic outfit with their dressy aesthetic.

Need help finding a fabulous pair? Scroll down to find high-heeled pumps, sandals and mules with cool details like cutouts or oversized bows, all from black-owned fashion brands. These nine stylish options from lines like Brother Vellies and Off-White will take your party look to the next level.

A day-to-night shoe

With a pointed toe and wrap-around ankle tie, these suede stilettos are perfect for transitioning from the office to the dance floor. Consider them your go-to pump for every occasion.

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The perfect nude shoe

Stilettos might not be your idea of ​​a plush shoe, but this pair is designed with a low-profile platform, making them much more comfortable than other similar options. And they’re available in five nude shades to complement all skin tones.


A trendy heel

Inspired by architect Hiroshi Nakamura’s Spiral Ribbon Chapel in Japan, these leather tie sandals are sure to turn heads. Put them on and get ready to be the center of attention.


A versatile pump

These clear pumps are perfect for anyone looking for the shoe that goes with everything from fun prints to bold pops of color. And at such a low price, they might not last long in stock. We recommend that you buy a pair as soon as possible.


Must-have mules

Black is a timeless color, and these high-end mules are anything but basic, so you can feel better about splurging. And the campy bow makes them twice as good for the holiday season.


An everyday slip-on

Because these shoes tick the box for style and comfort, you’ll want to wear them for virtually any occasion, which easily justifies the price. With a 3.4 inch heel, these mules have the perfect height to ensure long pants don’t scrape the floor.


Dazzling cut-out pumps

It’s all about the details when it comes to these patent leather color block heels. With a side cutout and glitter trim, these shoes were made for the dance floor.


A sexy sandal

These shoes are cut for the holidays, so you don’t have to go to great lengths for the rest of your evening outfit. Let the plush velvet fabric, soft gold leather trimmings and huge bow do all the work.


Remarkable Heels

Fashion designer Anifa Mvuemba took the fashion world by storm with her ready-to-wear collection, and now she’s making her foray into footwear with these stylish leather sandals (available for pre-order). The bold design is sure to stand out in even the most diverse shoe collection and make your vacation outfits stand out.