We all know how important it is to make a good first impression. Whether it’s for a job interview or a first date, nailing that first meeting informs what might happen next. Will you get another interview? Will you have a second date?
So it goes without saying that putting an effort into making a lasting style impression is important. You have your makeup and dress down pat. But what about your shoes? Say exactly what you need to say through style. First, watch the video above to learn what your shoes say about your personality. Then, take note of these tips to make sure that your first impression is memorable.
For a job interview
Charles & Keith Nude Metal Accent Block Heel Pumps, SGD53.90 (charleskeith.com)
You finally got the call you’ve been waiting for. Here’s your chance to prove yourself and tell your dream company that you’re the perfect person for the job. Of course, your skills and what you can bring to the table should be of utmost importance. But a little help in the style department can go a long way. Show you’re sensible but creative with a pair that befits those characteristics. And always remember: When in doubt, always go for something that covers your toes. Try the Charles & Keith Nude Metal Accent Block Heel Pumps.
For a first date
Charles & Keith White Asymmetric Strap Open Toe Sandals, SGD53.90 (charleskeith.com)
How do you show you’re open to possibilities but not eager when on a first date? Aside from dressing up true to your style, we say going for classics will help you not give out mixed signals. A combination of elegance and fun is always the right formula. For shoes, go for one that makes you feel a bit flirty but still reserved like the Charles & Keith White Asymmetric Strap Open Toe Sandals.
For an event
Charles & Keith Brick V-Cut Sculptural Heel Leather Pumps, SGD85.90 (charleskeith.com)
Going to events where you don’t know anyone can be daunting. But not when you have the right shoes on. We say put on ones that can double up as an ice breaker. Wear something that’s out of the ordinary but still has a classic touch to it. The Charles & Keith Brick V-Cut Sculptural Heel Leather Pumps make your personality stand out without giving the impression that you want nothing but fun.
For a girls’ night out
Charles & Keith White Concrete Heel Ankle Boots, SGD79.90 (charleskeith.com)
Gather your girls and get ready to paint the town… white. For a night out with your best friends, it’s important that you’re not only comfortable while dancing the night away but also looking stylish while you’re at it. Stilettos are a go-to but we dare you to take a different route with an ankle boot that has an attention-grabbing colour and a cool detail like the Charles & Keith White Concrete Heel Ankle Boots.