Kim Kardashian West Says This Type of Shoe Makes Her Look Taller

Some might be surprised to find out that Kim Kardashian West stands at only 5 feet 3 inches. Yes, looks can be deceiving. The star tricks fans and followers into thinking she’s taller with a few simple moves that involve her shoe choices.

On Sept. 21, Kardashian West wrote an entry on her website titled “Short-Girl Problems: My Top 3 Tips for Lengthening Your Look.”

She wrote, “It’s not a secret that I wear heels 99 percent of the time. If I do wear flats, it’s a momentous occasion, lol. I live in heels because they’re the best way to look taller.”

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Kim Kardashian West in black wrap sandals.
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But what kind of heels exactly? “Wearing nude, skin-tone or clear shoes elongates your legs!” she said.

Lately, she’s been spotted wearing clear heels from husband Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 2 and Yeezy Season 4 lines, which has us thinking he designed the shoes with his wife in mind. She even wore those crazy clear thigh-high boots that appeared in the Yeezy Season 4 show.

Kim Kardashian West Yeezy Season 2 Sandals
Kim Kardashian West stepped out in beige Yeezy Season 2 sandals.
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Kim Kardashian West Clear Boots
Kim Kardashian West wearing Yeezy Season 4 clear thigh-high boots.
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Kim Kardashian West, wearing Yeezy Season 4 heels, with daughter North in Akid fur slides.
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Kim Kardashian West Clear Sandals
Kim Kardashian West wearing clear sandals.
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It’s true that Kardashian West rarely wears flats, but when she does, she chooses luxe pairs such as Givenchy’s fur slides.

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Kim Kardashian West stepped out in Givenchy fur slides.
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