4 Must-Have Platform Shoes to Give You a Lift for Less

Have we spent hours lusting after Gucci‘s $1,000 skyscraper stacked platforms? Maybe. Will we settle for some cute cheap platform shoes in the meantime? Sure will. READ: 5 Ways to Keep Your High Heels From Ruining Your Feet With Zara, ASOS, Mango, and more offering styles under $100 — and other brands slashing prices for spring sales — there are plenty of ways to add a little height without saying goodbye to half your paycheck. Ahead, you’ll find eminently-wearable chunky suede heels, thick-soled metallic sneakers worthy of a ’90s hip-hop star, and five-inch sandals in denim and dramatic mesh (only the brave and well-balanced need apply). So whether you’re an ugly-chic shoe girl through and through, a die-hard minimalist, or the queen of wearing kicks no matter what the occasion, there’s affordable footwear in your future. READ: How to Wear High Heels Without Pain Here are four of the must-have platforms you need in your life:

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    Cara Platform Sandals

    $100 at Chinese Laundry
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    Happiness Heeled Sandals

    $68 at ASOS
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    Unigodien Sandals

    $27.99 at Call It Spring
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    GX by Gwen Stefani Overt Platform Sandals

    $57.97 at Shoes.com
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