Great shoes are one of the easiest ways to transform even the most basic outfits into a one-of-a-kind look. Whether your style is subtle or extravagant, a pair of this season’s sculptural heels can bring your outfit to the next level. These artistic heels transcend seasonal trends, meaning they’ll be a staple in your wardrobe for years to come.
With a variety of geometric shapes and architectural options, there’s a statement heel just waiting to be added to your cart. Whether you’re looking to splurge on a pair of designer pumps or score on a budget-friendly dupe, keep scrolling for a curated list of our editorial picks!
Not a high heel kind of girl? You can still follow the trend by opting for a mini heel! This season is full of kitten-heeled sandals you’ll be wearing time and time again!
If you want the OG sculptural heel, you’ll want to invest in a pair from French designer Jaquemus. The brand first revitalized the sculptural heel trend on their Fall ’17 runway and has been dominating the trend ever since. Consider the $780 price tag on these architectural heels an investment in the arts!
Consider the block heel on these sandals a baby step into the trend. The teeny tiny heel is low enough for all day wear but still adds a little something extra to your look. At $95, you’ll be adding both colors to your cart!
Sculptural heels don’t need to be sky high! A low heel slingback or mule is a great starting point if you’re new to statement footwear or looking for a fun everyday shoe. The walkable heel height transitions perfectly from the classroom to the office. The ball heel adds an artistic touch while still providing the stability, comfort and support you’re looking for.
These slingback from Schutz feature a funky wood heel and a chic wrapped ankle strap. The brand is a favorite among celebs like Hailey Bieber and Kaia Gerber. At $206, these investment shoes will have you feeling like a star with every wear!
If you’re looking for a unique alternative to your favorite mules, look no further than this ball-heeled variation by Mango. At $99.90, these shoes have the eye-catching heel you’re looking for without breaking the bank.
These pointed-toe mules are versatile enough to pair with all your favorite ‘fits and practical for wearing year round. At 2 to 3 inches, a mid-height heel won’t leave your feet aching after a long day. The decorative sculptural heel can command attention during your morning presentation before making a great conversation starter for happy hour with the girls!
While you probably know Cult Gaia from their Insta-famous Ark bag, their shoes are equally as photo-worthy. The brand’s focus on quality materials and craftsmanship make their Penelope Mules well worth the $458 price tag.
There’s no denying that Zara makes some of the best designer look-alikes. At $99.90 these mules give you the same artistic heel and real leather body that you’re looking for without busting your budget. The simple heel shape offers a more minimalist take on the sculptural heel trend.
Statement heels were a hot commodity on the Fall ’19 runways! The taller heel height lets the sculptural shape shine and elongates your legs. They’re great for making a statement with your favorite jeans and tee ‘fit or topping off your most extra night-out look. Plus, the artistic heel looks like a fashionable piece of art when stored on your closet shelf.
You’ll probably recognize Jacquemus’ wide-brimmed straw hat and AirPod sized purses from your Instagram feed. With a fun stacked heel, these statement shoes will certainly make an appearance on your ‘Gram! At $600 consider the brand’s Camil Heels as a piece of art for your feet.
If you aren’t ready to drop big bucks on your footwear just yet, try these slingbacks from Zara. For $89.90 you’ll get a fun geometric heel and suede finish without the designer price tag. The rust color is right on trend for summer and transitions easily to compliment all your fall looks.