When it comes to choosing the right outfit for a night out, shoes can be a real game-changer. A pair of carefully chosen shoes have the potential of turning a dull outfit in a sleek, elegant one. But how much are people willing to pay for the perfect shoes? You might expect considerable amounts, but these prices are on a whole other level! Check out the list below.
20. NIKE AIR MAG 2016
Are you ready? A pair of Nike Air Mag sneakers cost $26,000. The company’s purpose was to design a pair of shoes perfectly adapted to the wearer’s needs. These futuristic shoes are battery-powered, include a self-tying function and are able to sense the wearer’s motion in order to provide adaptive on-demand support!
19. TESTONI SHOES
Here it comes a pair of shoes designed for men only. The price? Just $38,000, no big deal. This impressive value can be easily justified by the materials involved in the process of creating the shoes. The leather used to design these shoes comes from the best alligator leather in the world! This model is quite impressive when it comes to durability and impermeability.
18. AUBERCY DIAMOND SHOES
The name itself will let you know the pair is quite expensive, but not as pricey as the ones before. This pair of shoes present studded diamonds and elegant leather that will make its wearer the classiest man at a party. The price is somewhere between $3,010 and $4,510.
17. TESTONI MEN’S DRESS SHOES
Another impressive pair of Testoni shoes is less expensive, but very high-quality as well. With a value of $30,000, these Italian shoes are very popular worldwide. Why? Testoni shoes are very reliable, they are water-resistant and look extremely well in any circumstance.
16. AIR JORDAN SILVER SHOES
Signed by the legendary Michael Jordan himself, this pair of shoes costs a total of $60,000. Air Jordan Silver Shoes are best known for their comfort and impressive look. The line of shoes even started to compete with the Nike brand itself!
15. KATHRYN WILSON’S PUMP
And now one especially dedicated for the ladies: the Kathryn Wilson Pump. The designer created these impressive, shiny shoes for a charity auction. The shoes are completely covered in tiny pieces of diamonds and their creation took around 50 hours! The model was a great success at the auction, being sold for $400,000.
14. LOUIS VUITTON MANHATTAN RICHELIEU MEN’S SHOES
Louis Vuitton designed the Manhattan Richelieu Alligator Lace-up shoes for the Spring-Summer collection of 2010. The model is considered the most expensive men’s dress shoe on Earth with a price tag of $ 10,000. This pair is also based on alligator leather cover, which justifies the excessive price.
13. NIKE SO CAL AIR FORCE 1 SUPREME MAX
The name itself tells you something about the price. The old Nike brand presents a futuristic pair of shoes that gained the title as the most expensive Nike model with a price tag of $50,000. The model is considered a hybrid, combining classic looks of the Air Force 1 with futuristic details.
12. NIZAM SIKANDAR JAH’S SHOES
This pair of shoes is something way different from what you usually see. These shoes belonged to Sikandar Jah, the ruler of Hyderabad State in India from 1803 to 1829. The shoes are completely covered in numerous precious stones like emeralds, rubies, diamonds and also gold thread. The materials used to design such shoes justify the price of $160,000.
11. STUART WEITZMAN MARILYN MONROE SHOES
The designer who created this wonderful pair of shoes, Weitzman, used crystals which Marilyn Monroe used to wear! At an auction, these shoes were sold for $1 million! Whoever said you cannot put a price on elegance was clearly wrong.
10. STUART WEITZMAN DIAMOND DREAM STILETTOS
The same designer, Weitzman, hit the jackpot again with another pair of shoes that look absolutely stunning! Handcrafted using around 1,500 diamonds, each worth 30 karats, the Diamond Dream shoes were sold for $500,000!
9. STUART WEITZMAN PLATINUM GUILD STILETTOS
The name Stuart Weitzman is already associated with stunning shoes and shocking prices! The Platinum Guild Stilettos scream opulence and style in the same time with a price tag of $1,09 million. What’s even more surprising is that the wearer can remove the strap and wear it around their neck.
8. TOM FORD CUSTOM BY JASON ARASHEBEN
You might be familiar with Jason Arasheben’s work if you’re a big fan of Tom Ford’s shoe models. Mr. Arasheben is a famous jewelry designer who also created this wonderful pair of shoes is bound to make an impression! In the process of creating these shoes were involved 14,000 white diamonds carefully set onto white gold! The price? $2 million.
7. STUART WEITZMAN WIZARD OF OZ RUBY STILETTOS
Mr. Weitzman is not done with his impressive work on designing astonishing shoes! The Wizard of Oz Ruby Stilettos were made using around 643 pieces of rubies, each of them worth 123 karats. These shoes are worth $1,6 million and with good reasons!
6. STUART WEITZMAN TANZANITE HEELS
And the list of Stuart Weitzman shoes goes on. These shoes exceed any price expectation with a total of $2 million! The pair has an exquisite look, being decorated with tanzanite, a very rare and pricey gemstone. Add to that look 28 karats of diamond and obtain the perfect shoes for the perfect occasion.
5. STUART WEITZMAN RETRO ROSE PUMPS
By now, we already know that Stuart Weitzman is best known for expensive shoes that look absolutely fabulous. The Retro Rose Pumps are not any different from the rest when it comes to glamour and style. The model is decorated with 1,800 pieces of Kwiat diamonds, each of them worth 100 karats. The pair comes with a price tag of $1 million.
4. STUART WEITZMAN CINDERELLA SLIPPERS
How much a pair of slippers can cost? Well, if they’re made by famous designer Stuart Weitzman, just around $2 million! Inspired by the fairytale character, the Cinderella Slippers are decorated with 565 Kwiat diamonds and crafter from Italian leather!
3. HARRY WINSTON RUBY SLIPPERS
Father Harry Winston and his son, Ron Winston, worked together and created a wonderful pair of shoes to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the well-known movie The Wizard of Oz! The result? A stunning replica of Dorothy’s shoes made from 4,600 rubies and 50 carats of diamonds. The total price? $3 million!
2. STUART WEITZMAN RITA HAYWORTH HEELS
Mr. Weitzman gets second place with the Rita Hayworth Heels. Rita Hayworth wore a pair of earrings which later inspired the designed to create these impressive shoes. The earrings are placed now in the middle of the shoe, being surrounded by other precious gemstones, diamonds and sapphires. The pair is valued at $3 million.
1. DEBBIE WINGHAM HIGH HEELS
How much it costs the most expensive pair of shoes and who designed it? Debbie Wingham designed this wonderful model using the rarest gemstones in the world, pink and blue diamonds. For the rest of the shoe she used pure gold and platinum. The price? The extraordinary value of $ 15, 1 million!