The Secret to Walking Gracefully in Heels: 7 Tricks That Work
When Marilyn Monroe supposedly said, “give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world,” we’re fairly certain she was talking about heels. But if you can’t walk in said heels? Well, that essentially negates any potential conquests, whether you’re in the boardroom or the bar. Lucky for you, we have assembled a few extremely helpful tips for how to walk in heels with ease and grace. We suggest taking these tips to heart and trying them out ASAP since it’s safe to assume that heels aren’t going out of style anytime soon.
Accordingly, we’ve put together the seven secrets to walking in heels the right way, in addition to a fresh selection of our favourite heel styles we are loving right now. From affordable basic styles to fashion-girl favourites, there isn’t a style you won’t see here.
Scroll down to check out the life-changing tips, and while you’re at it, why not treat yourself to a new pair of killer heels from our shopping section? After all, you’ll need something to test out your new skills.
When you want to draw a straight line, you’ll get better results if you look at your end point as you draw, rather than looking at your pencil as it moves. Similarly, when walking in heels, you’ll walk more gracefully if you look at your goal point (maybe it’s the podium at the end of the stage), and visualise a straight line going toward your end point, rather than looking down at your heels as you walk.
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Do you have any tips for staying steady when walking in heels? Let us know in the comments below.
This post has been updated by Nicole Akhtarzad.