Personal Shopper: Black Lace Up Shoes for Rachael

Rachael Q writes, "I will be starting a new job in mid-April, that I am really excited about. I will be working on luxury train. Uniform is provided (black pants, and white blouse), but we must provide our own shoes. The requirements are black, lace up shoes with a maximum 1/2" heel. I'm have trouble finding something cute and pretty and not industrial or school girl looking. No patent leather as it will damage to easily while working in and around trains. Can you help?"

Hi Rachael! Layla here, and totally feeling your frustration! I waitressed my way through college and while Shoes for Crews are efficient, they're definitely at the bottom of the list when it comes to fashion! I think your best bet will be to invest in a few good pairs of supportive insoles and wear something a little cuter than your average black work shoe!

1 - Dr. Scholl's for Her 16 Hour Insoles ($8) Seriously, these will be your best friend!

2 - Wanted Shoes Cambria Oxford ($60)

3 - Bass Carla Oxford ($60)

4 - Pour La Victoire Colbi Shoe ($110)

5 - Easy Spirit Janus Shoe ($49)

6 - Report Linn Oxford Shoe ($70)

7 - Chelsea Crew Perforated Oxford Shoe ($60)

Frustrated in your search for that perfect leather handbag, red stiletto pump, or whatever makes your heart go thump in the night? Click here to check out our requests for you, the reader, and to contact us, and we might do the shopping work for you in a future Personal Shopper feature!

Post A Comment



If you've got a product or service that you'd like to promote on Outblush, click here to find out about our advertising opportunities.

Scroll down for more kickin' selections, and let us know what you think with our NEW Comments feature!