9 Affordable Party Heels That Look Expensive

mango Velvet slingback shoes
Velvet slingback kitten heels from Mango.
Mango

Party season has officially begun and we’re taking this opportunity to snag some more shoes — party shoes to be specific. Think velvet, embellishments, faux fur and beyond.

There’s no need to break the bank for a new pair (or two) of statement shoes for the season, though. Sam Edelman, Mango and Topshop are just a few that offer some great options and affordable prices. Scroll through to check out FN’s picks for the most eye-catching shoes for the holidays, with prices as low as $30.

1. Topshop Rizo Chainmail Sandals

Slip into these glamorous sparkling silver peep-toe ankle-strap sandals for your next party.

topshop RIZO Chainmail Sandals

 

2. Urban Outfitters Viv Cross-Strap Platform Heel

Bust a move on the dance floor in these stunning satin red 5-inch platform sandals.

urban outfitters Viv Cross-Strap Platform Heel

 

3. Mango Velvet Slingback Shoes

For a more low-key elegant look, we recommend these festive velvet slingback kitten heels from Mango.

Mango Velvet Slingback Shoes

 

4. Sam Edelman Tabby Embellished Velvet Pumps

Get your hands on these 50 percent-off statement pumps from Sam Edelman, made from plush black velvet and embellished with beads and crystals.

sam edelman Tabby embellished velvet pumps

 

5. BP. Alexy Sandal

These chic strappy metallic sandals are perfect for a night out. For less than $50, pair these with anything, from a LBD to skinny jeans.

 

bp. nordstrom alexy sandal

 

6. Chinese Laundry Rosetta Embellished Sandal

You’re bound to be comfortable all night long in these block-heel sandals embellished with pearls and crystals from Chinese Laundry.

 Chinese Laundry Rosetta Embellished Sandal

 

7. Steve Madden Carrson Sandal

These chunky printed ankle-strap sandals are a good fit for any holiday party.

Steve Madden Carrson Sandal

 

8. Lulu’s Laura Black Velvet Ankle-Strap Heels

There’s no going wrong with a classic black velvet ankle-strap heel. This pair, priced under $40, features a gold trim block heel that adds a subtle statement. lulu's Laura Black Velvet Ankle Strap Heels

 

9. Forever 21 Faux-Fur Ankle Strap Heels

These burgundy sandals feel reminiscent of something from celeb-favorite brand Olgana Paris. Pick these up for under $30.

forever 21 Faux Fur Ankle Strap Heels