Double-Take: Christian Louboutin Alta Rita

Maybe it’s because a friend of mine is getting married soon that I’ve suddenly become obsessed with elegant, delicate, and feminine formal sandals. I’m not anywhere close to walking down the isle, but if I were, I know I’d probably spend more on my shoes than on the dress or jewelry I’d wear.

A wedding [ideally] happens once, but I still think the shoes should be something you can wear over and over for other formal occasions. The beautiful Alta Rita from Christian Louboutin is definitely a timeless design. I love the golden tone, which would look stunning with an ivory dress for that special day. And the fact that it’s not white makes it a shoe that transitions well for other formal and semi-formal events. But very few of us actually have $1425 to spend on shoes, so check out the equally beautiful (but far more affordable) Galantz pump from Ivanka Trump: