Meghan H. wrote, "Hi Outblush! I love your personal shopper feature and I've been looking for an excuse to write in for ages... Well, the time has come - I scored this amazing Kate Spade Galleria Bette dress and an insane discount and I plan to wear it to my cousins wedding in April (he's the first of my generation in the family to be married and I'm so excited!)." I am having a bit of a shoe dilemma, however. I don't want to spend too much money, since I have to travel for the wedding, too, but good quality shoes are the one thing I am always willing to spend a little extra on (I don't buy fashion over function when it comes to footwear). I am looking for something nice enough to go with the dress but that I can wear through a long ceremony and even longer reception. I was thinking of something in a purple/eggplant would look good but I am open to suggestions. I wear about an 8 or 8.5 depending on the shoes, oh, and unless it has some sort of strap around the ankle, I can't do heels more than an inch or so high. Thanks! Meghan"
CUTE dress, Kate - and major props to you on scoring such a great discount on it! We think you could go any number of directions with that adorable frock: T-straps, peep-toes, etc, in brown, gold, bronze, blue, or purple. Hope you like one of the pairs we found, below - let us know!
The Dress: Kate SPade Galleria Bette Dress ($212 on sale)
1. MaxStudio Salsa Sandals ($77 on sale)
2. Spiegel Patent Leather T-Strap Sandal ($22 on sale)
3. Stuart Weitzman Marimbow Pumps ($209 on sale, 2 colors)
4. Stuart Weitzman Gigiritz Pumps ($238 on sale, 5 colors)
5. Nina Women's Culver Peep-Toe Pumps ($80, 7 colors)
6. Kate Spade New York Bloom Pumps ($330)
7. Pelle Moda Women's Fact Sandals ($105-150 on sale, 5 colors)
8. J.Renee Women's Shona Slingback Sandals ($85, 5 colors)
9. Nine West Women's Pershing 2 T-Strap Sandals ($53-79 on sale, 4 colors)
10. Badgley Mischka Kamille Sandals ($185)
11. (Not shown) Naturalizer Princeton Sandals ($70 on sale)
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