Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Centre Court


Faith Leopard Court Shoes was £60 now £18. Purple Court Shoe Was £50 now £15 Faith.

Whilst walking through Debenhams the other day, a couple of pairs of shoes caught my eye. Both excellent prices and much nicer in the flesh than in the website pictures. Out of stock in store in my size, but I struck lucky online, something I didn't expect.
The Leopard print ones speak for themselves, as much of a shoe staple as a black court shoe, as they go with so much in your wardrobe and although I already have a pair, they have a platform and are more rounded, whereas I prefer a more pointed toe. The one's on the right are described as purple on the website, but trust me they are not, they are cobalt blue, a colour I am always drawn to. Just imagine how these will brighten up a dark outfit, we all like a pop of colour during a dull winters day or evening don't we?

But sales apart and the many bargains that are still around both instore and online, I've been looking at new season court shoes and choosing my edit of those that will dress up your jeans or turn you into the most stylish guest at any summer wedding. I mean who says you can't buy the shoes first then find the outfit to match?


Givenchy Floral Pump £455

There are so many simply divine pairs of court shoes out there but these have to come top of my list, perfect for those who don't like to actually wear florals, I wouldn't mind these for my daughters wedding in June. Youngest daughter who works at NAP tells me that in the studio they have to shoot Givenchy with Givenchy, they are not allowed to style it with other brands for their website. Just a little note for all you fashion geeks out there!

 Signature suede peep toe shoe
Karen Millen Peep Toe Shoe £125

When it comes to pastels, I am pretty much always drawn to candyfloss/blush shades far more than blues, but even I can't fail to fall for these pastel blue beauties, true peep toe perfection.

astro, orange shoe by carvela kurt geiger - women
Astro Courts, Carvela £120

I fell in love with a big orange hat the other day and now I am really annoyed I didn't buy it.  Mind you I would probably end up never being able to find a dress to match the hat and these gorgeous orange leopard shoes!

Bigtime Court Shoes £85 Dune

The stripe addiction isn't just reserved for clothing. Give me a stripe with a dash of red thrown in for a nod to nautical naughtiness. Hello Sailor!


Jimmy Choo Capri
Jimmy Choo £450

The description on the website makes these classic court shoes sound as delicious as they look! Glossy white patent meets sorbet suede with a grapefruit toe cap. Sold to the lady who won't be able to walk in them! Choo Choo!!

So go on, tell me which ones are your favourites and do you have court shoes on your spring wish list?


15 comments:

  1. Such fab choices! I got some M&S leopard print courts for Christmas but so would have gone for the Faith ones if I had seen those first!! As the M&S courts have been so comfy and the metallics seem to be so popular at the mo I am going to invest in the M&S silver courts for £19.50...they will be so useful come Spring/Summer xx

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  2. OMG I love those floral Givenchy, so gorgeous, I want them SO bad xxx

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  3. The Astro Courts for me, just wild. But those Jimmy Choo's are divine too. Oooh I love a good court xx

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  4. Oh my goodness me - I want every single pair you have highlighted here - this is not good!
    Fiona

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  5. I'm loving this season's Jimmy Choos, usually they look great in pics, but on the foot turn me into a street-walker, but this season, they seem to be more delicate and ladylike.

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  6. I would like some pointed court shoes, my Louboutins are all peep or round toe and other evening shoes are strappy..... so yes need some, still taken with the Whistles 75 stilettos. I like the Faith leopard ones being the Bet Lynch I am and I also love that bit of inside info from NAP. xx

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  7. Most definitely the Jimmys. They just look extra special !!

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  8. They are all amazing but i must admit to loving the Jimmy Choos. The first two pairs from Debenhams are great prices as well as beautiful shoes.

    X x

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  9. Got to be the Carvela orange leopard print ones....no surprises there!!! Such a gorgeous selection Sharron. Jane xx
    www.mymidlifefashion.com

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  10. Hi my dear! Well done on your purchases, spot on for style and I love the cobalt blue. The Dune ones are cute and loving the colour of the Karen Millen ones too! Will keep you updated when future meet plans are made xx

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  11. Those Faith shoes are a bargain Sharron....adore the Jimmy Choos!!
    ~Anne xx

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  12. I'm actually drawn to the stripes as they give lots of alternatives for the dress! The Jimmy Choo's are gorgeous, your comment made me chuckle out loud! Choo Choo XX

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  13. Oooh, I love every single pair but I think the floral Givenchy are my favourites xxx

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  14. Yes I am! I love all of these - leopards not so much - over exposed I think. I have many pairs but most are sling backs or have a peep toe so more like sandals. I've been lusting after proper stilettoes! But with a walkable 3" max heel and pointy toes.

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