now trending

8 Pairs of Heels to Make You Look Like an Influencer

Certain trends just explode out of nowhere, but V-cut shoes were a slow burn. The pointy, vampy heels arguably entered the mainstream fashion scene with Céline’s babouche-inspired shoes for resort 2016. But in the two years since, they’ve slowly been infiltrating every influencer’s closet until all ‘gram-worthy shoes, it seems, have sharp toes and a V deeper than Jennifer Lopez’s 2000 Grammys look. So for 2018, throw out the D’Orsays, the booties, and the open-toe pumps and put on a pair of V-cut heels. Shop our eight favorites below.

The Classic

Vince Camuto Ankia Suede Pump
$120 at Nordstrom

This is how you spice up a nude heel.

The Best Block Heel

Vagabond Olivia Red Leather Heel
$140 at Urban Outfitters

The best of both worlds — a walkable block heel in a attention-grabbing color.

The Work Heel

Leather Pumps
$135 at & Other Stories

A sensible heel in a classic burgundy leather finish is perfect for any office.

The Spring-y Option

Suede Pumps
$125 at & Other Stories

Cure the six-more-weeks-of-winter blues with these mossy heels.

The Bootie Option

Hale Deep Cut Suede Boots
$110 at Topshop

If you just can’t deal with pumps.

The Casual Kitten Heel

Intentionally Blank Per in Black
$190 at Need Supply

It’s a scoop-neck instead of a plunging V.

The Fancy Kitten Heel

Topshop Juliette V-Cut Mule
$68 at Nordstrom

Pair with jeans so you don’t look like you’re heading to a night at the opera.

The Trend Piece

Free People Florence Pump
$148 at Nordstrom

With their kitten heel, V-cut, and white finish, these shoes embody three trends at once.

If you buy something through our links, New York may earn an affiliate commission. 

8 Pairs of Heels to Make You Look Like an Influencer