For anyone looking to add a little height to their style, platform sandals are the way to go; not only do you get the boost of a tall heel but you get the added lift of a platform. When combined with a wrap style, these shoes have an even sturdier fit thanks to the adjustable ties that you can loosen or tighten until you find the right feel for you. To make your shopping a cinch, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite lace-up platform heels that you can buy now. These pairs feature various heel and platform heights as well as unique designs for a variety of stylish options.
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1. Allegra K Platform Sandals
Allegra K’s platform sandals are finished in soft suede with elegant ankle ties and crisscross front straps near the toe. They also feature a 4.33-inch block heel and a 1-inch-plus platform.
Pros: These shoes come in red and black.
Cons: These may fit narrow on wider feet.
2. Essex Glam Platform Sandals
Essex Glam’s sandals have a faux suede upper with a single strap across the toe and thick ankle ties to help keep your feet and ankles stable.
Pros: The shoe sits on a 1.4-inch platform and a 5-inch heel.
Cons: The toe box runs short.
3. Top Moda Pebble-2 Lace-Up Sandals
Top Moda uses faux nubuck to make its gladiator-style sandals with a 4-inch heel.
Pros: These lace up across the front of the foot and up to the heel and ankle for a standout look. Cutouts add to their overall allure.
Cons: These run big.