Tuesday Shoesday : Graphic Booties

With temps still in the upper 80s (or higher), it's difficult to picture yourself in the cozy sweater dresses and totally chic jackets that are so quintessentially fall. However there are a few trends you can start wearing even before the leaves begin to fall. One of the easiest and most fun for sure is the graphic bootie. Bold and bright enough for the summer heat, but styled just right for crisp autumn days, these graphic booties are an absolute must-have for transitioning from airy dresses to turtleneck tees and cropped jeans. Shop some of the best picks below.

ASOS $73 // Topshop $125
Sam Edelman $160 // Glamorous $100
Dolce & Gabbana $1,195 // Brian Atwood $695
Bettye Muller $325 // Free People $248

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Tuesday Shoesday : Pointy Toe Pumps That Are Anything But Basic

Pointy toe pumps have long been a closet staple. They helps elongate the leg and add a touch of sophistication to almost any look, but that doesn't necessarily mean they have to be boring. Why not try a pair covered in glitter or take some zebra stripes for a walk down the block? So go ahead and shake up your fall go-to styles with these eight pairs of heels that are anything but basic.

Tuesday Shoesday : Statement Sandals

Not so great at making small talk with strangers attending the endless string of weddings you're going to this summer? Then why not let a pair of statement heeled sandals do the talking for you! These stunners are guaranteed conversation starters. They'll also help spice up a simple LBD so no one will know you've been rocking the same dress to nearly every event. You can even pair them with jeans, a tee, and a blazer for work for a look that will bring a smile to your face every time you look down.

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Tuesday Shoesday : 21 Hot Summer Sandals Under $50

Long gone are the days when the words 'designer' and 'stylish' were completely synonymous. Nowadays you don't have to choose between paying rent and updating your summer wardrobe. Even those lucky enough to afford it-girl sandals from brands like Hermes, Gucci, and Valentino won't turn up their noses at a pair from Topshop, Mango, or even Target. So stop dreading the arrival of your credit card bill and instead treat yourself to a pair (or two) of these sexy summer sandals. Bonus — they're all under $50!