A pair of shoes with studs effortlessly edges up a look. You can style studded heels with jeans to joggers to a dress or skirt. So with that in mind, we did some research and rounded up a few of our favorite options on the market featuring pointy and non-pointy stud detailing. We selected our picks, which include a sleek stiletto pump, sandal and ankle boot, from well-respected, popular companies like Lucky Brand, Steve Madden and Sam Edelman. Each has a smooth suede surface with subtle stud accents and a heel measuring over 3 inches high.
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1. Steve Madden Daisie Studded Pumps
These Steve Madden pumps feature a classic pointy toe silhouette, faux suede upper with spiky studs and an approximately 4-inch stiletto heel.
Pros: They come in four colorways to choose from, including a denim style.
2. Sam Edelman Yaria Sandal
These ankle-strap sandals have a suede leather upper with round silvertone studs and a 4-inch block heel.
Pros: They’re offered in black, navy blue and caramel. Tiny cutout holes throughout the toe strap make them more breathable. These come in wide-width options.
3. Lucky Brand Wesson Studded Bootie
These ankle booties have a suede leather upper featuring bronze metal hotfix studs and a 3.5-inch block heel
Pros: A medial side zipper allows for easy on/off. They’re also available in a burnt orange colorway.