If you’re looking for a little height boost but don’t want the discomfort of wearing a heel over two inches, we get it and we’re here to help. Kitten heels were ubiquitous in the 1960s and often rocked in the early aughts but somewhere along the line, the high stiletto seemed to take over. However, they’ve made a comeback in recent years and have been spotted everywhere, from the runway to the street. With the kitten heel trend in mind, we did some research and curated a brief list including a few of our favorite styles on the market.
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1. Sam Edelman Kinzey Boot
This Sam Edelman ankle boot has a pointed toe and convenient side zipper closure.
Pros: They come in various colorways, finishes and designs to choose from. These are available in wide width sizes.
2. Rockport Kimly Stretch Bootie
These pointy-toed boots feature Strobel construction that provides forefoot flexibility and a breathable textile lining.
Pros: A removable Ortholite footbed with an EVA heel cup offers lightweight breathability and durable cushioning. They come black faux leather and microsuede options in black, brown and burgundy. These are also offered in wide width sizes.
Cons: They run somewhat small.
3. Katy Perry Women's The Joan
Katy Perry’s chelsea-style Joan boot is done in 3 soft metallic finishes for a supremely eye-catching look.
Pros: They’re lightly padded underfoot for comfort.
Cons: The toe box may feel narrow for some.